Publications

Books
The Multitasking Mind
by Dario D. Salvucci & Niels A. Taatgen
Oxford University Press, 2011
[Amazon] [Barnes & Noble] [OUP]
Journal
Articles
Laird, J. E., Gluck, K., Anderson, J., Forbus, K., Jenkins, O., Lebiere, C., Salvucci, D., Scheutz, M., Thomaz, A., Trafton, G., Wray, R. E., Mohan, S., Kirk, J. R. (2017). Interactive task learning. IEEE Intelligent Systems, 32, 6-21.
Kujala, T., & Salvucci, D. D. (2015). Modeling visual sampling on in-car displays: The challenge of predicting safety-critical lapses of control. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 79, 66-78.
Salvucci, D. D. (2014). The 2011 Benjamin Franklin Medal in computer and cognitive science presented to John R. Anderson. Journal of the Franklin Institute, 351, 98-102.
Salvucci, D. D. (2013). Integration and reuse in cognitive skill acquisition. Cognitive Science, 37, 829-860.
Zhao, S., Brumby, D. P., Chignell, M., Salvucci, D., & Goyal, S. (2013). Shared input multimodal mobile interfaces: Interaction modality effects on menu selection in single-task and dual-task environments. Interacting with Computers.
Salvucci, D. D., & Taatgen, N. A. (2011). Toward a unified view of cognitive control. Topics in Cognitive Science, 3, 227-230.
Gunzelmann, G., Moore, L. R., Salvucci, D. D., & Gluck, K. A. (2011). Sleep loss and driver performance: Quantitative predictions with zero free parameters. Cognitive Systems Research, 12, 154-163.
Salvucci, D. D. (2009). Rapid prototyping and evaluation of in-vehicle interfaces. ACM Transactions on Human-Computer Interaction, 16, 9:1-9:33.
Salvucci, D. D., & Beltowska, J. (2008). Effects of memory rehearsal on driver performance: Experiment and theoretical account. Human Factors, 50, 834-844.
Salvucci, D. D., & Taatgen, N. A. (2008). Threaded cognition: An integrated theory of concurrent multitasking. Psychological Review, 115, 101-130.   [code & models]
Salvucci, D. D., Mandalia, H. M., Kuge, N., & Yamamura, T. (2007). Lane-change detection using a computational driver model. Human Factors, 43, 532-542.
Salvucci, D. D. (2006). Modeling driver behavior in a cognitive architecture. Human Factors, 48, 362-380.
John, B. E., & Salvucci, D. D. (2005). Multi-purpose prototypes for assessing user interfaces in pervasive computing systems. IEEE Pervasive Computing, 4, 27-34.
Salvucci, D. D. (2005). A multitasking general executive for compound continuous tasks. Cognitive Science, 29, 457-492.
Kushleyeva, Y., Salvucci, D. D., & Lee, F. J. (2005). Deciding when to switch tasks in time-critical multitasking. Cognitive Systems Research, 6, 41-49.
Salvucci, D. D., & Gray, R. (2004). A two-point visual control model of steering. Perception, 33, 1233-1248.
Salvucci, D. D., & Liu, A. (2002). The time course of a lane change: Driver control and eye-movement behavior. Transportation Research Part F, 5, 123-132.
Salvucci, D. D., & Macuga, K. L. (2002). Predicting the effects of cellular-phone dialing on driver performance. Cognitive Systems Research, 3, 95-102.
Salvucci, D. D., Boer, E. R., & Liu, A. (2001). Toward an integrated model of driver behavior in a cognitive architecture. Transportation Research Record, 1779, 9-16.
Salvucci, D. D., & Anderson, J. R. (2001). Automated eye-movement protocol analysis. Human-Computer Interaction, 16, 39-86.
Salvucci, D. D. (2001). Predicting the effects of in-car interface use on driver performance: An integrated model approach. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 55, 85-107.
Salvucci, D. D. (2001). An integrated model of eye movements and visual encoding. Cognitive Systems Research, 1, 201-220.
Rushton, S. K., & Salvucci, D. D. (2001). An egocentric account of the visual guidance of locomotion. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 5, 6-7.
Salvucci, D. D., & Anderson, J. R. (2001). Integrating analogical mapping and general problem solving: The path-mapping theory. Cognitive Science, 25, 67-110.
Conference
Papers
Khosroshahi, E. B., & Salvucci, D. D. (2016). A model of visual location learning. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 60th Annual Meeting. Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
Salvucci, D. D., & Kujala, T. (2016). Balancing structural and temporal constraints in multitasking contexts. In Proceedings of the 38th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society.
Salvucci, D. D. (2016). Cognitive code: An embedded approach to cognitive modeling. In Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Cognitive Modeling (pp. 15-20). University Park, PA: The Pennsylvania State University.
Khosroshahi, E. B., Salvucci, D. D., Veksler, B. Z., & Gunzelmann, G. (2016). Capturing the effects of moderate fatigue on driver performance. In Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Cognitive Modeling (pp. 163-168). University Park, PA: The Pennsylvania State University.
[Allen Newell Award Honorable Mention]
Salvucci, D. D. (2014). Endowing a cognitive architecture with world knowledge. In Proceedings of the 36th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society.
Nourzad, S. H. H., Salvucci, D. D., & Pradhan, A. (2014). Computational modeling of driver distraction by integrating cognitive and agent-based traffic simulation models. In Proceedings of the International Society for Computing in Civil and Building Engineering 2014.
Lee, J., Lee, J. D., & Salvucci, D. D., (2013). A saliency-based search model: Application of the saliency map for driver-vehicle interfaces. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 57th Annual Meeting. Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
Salvucci, D. D. (2013). Distraction beyond the driver: Predicting the effects of in-vehicle interaction on surrounding traffic. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: CHI 2013. New York: ACM Press.
[Best of CHI Award Honorable Mention]
Lee, J., Lee, J. D., & Salvucci, D. D. (2012). Evaluating the distraction potential of connected vehicles. To appear in Proceedings of the International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications (AutoUI) 2012.
[Intel Outstanding Student Paper Award]
Gould, S. J. J., Brumby, D. P., Cox, A. L., González, V. M., Salvucci, D. D., & Taatgen, N. A. (2012). Multitasking and interruptions: A SIG on bridging the gap between research on the micro and macro worlds. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: CHI 2012.
Bogunovich, P., & Salvucci, D. D. (2011). The effects of time constraints on user behavior for deferrable interruptions. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: CHI 2011.
Bogunovich, P., & Salvucci, D. D. (2010). Inferring multitasking breakpoints from single-task data. In Proceedings of the 32nd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 1732-1737). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.
Mankowski, W., Shokoufandeh, A., & Salvucci, D. D. (2010). Canonical patterns of oriented topologies. In Proceedings of the Twentieth Conference of the International Association for Pattern Recognition.
Salvucci, D. D., & Bogunovich, P. (2010). Multitasking and monotasking: The effects of mental workload on deferred task interruptions. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: CHI 2010 (pp. 85-88). New York: ACM Press.
[see also The Multitasking Mind, 2011]
Salvucci, D. D. (2010). On reconstruction of task context after interruption. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: CHI 2010 (pp. 89-92). New York: ACM Press.
[see also The Multitasking Mind, 2011]
Gunzelmann, G., Moore, L. R., Salvucci, D. D., & Gluck, K. A. (2009). Fluctuations in alertness and sustained attention: Predicting driver performance. In Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Cognitive Modeling, Manchester, UK.
[superseded by Cognitive Systems Research, 2011]
Salvucci, D. D., Monk, C. A., & Trafton, J. G. (2009). A process-model account of task interruption and resumption: When does encoding of the problem state occur? In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 53rd Annual Meeting (pp. 799-803). Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
[see also The Multitasking Mind, 2011]
Brown, Q., Salvucci, D. D., Lee, F. J., & Aleven, V. (2009). Who helps when the tutor is asleep? In Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Education.
Mankowski, W., Bogunovich, P., Shokoufandeh, A., & Salvucci, D. D. (2009). On computing canonical subsets of graph-based behavioral representations. In Proceedings of Seventh IAPR Workshop on Graph-based Representations in Pattern Recognition.
Salvucci, D. D., Taatgen, N. A., & Borst, J. P. (2009). Toward a unified theory of the multitasking continuum: from concurrent performance to task switching, interruption, and resumption. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: CHI 2009 (pp. 1819-1828). New York: ACM Press.
[see also The Multitasking Mind, 2011]
Mankowski, W., Bogunovich, P., Shokoufandeh, A., & Salvucci, D. D. (2009). Finding canonical behaviors in user protocols. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: CHI 2009 (pp. 1323-1326). New York: ACM Press.
[Best of CHI Award]
Brumby, D. P., Howes, A., & Salvucci, D. D. (2009). Focus on driving: How cognitive constraints shape the adaptation of strategy when dialing while driving. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: CHI 2009 (pp. 1629-1638). New York: ACM Press.
Brown, Q., Lee, F. J., Salvucci, D. D., & Aleven, V. (2008). Interface challenges for mobile tutoring systems. In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Intelligent Tutoring Systems.
Brown, Q., Lee, F. J., Salvucci, D. D., & Aleven, V. (2008). The design of a mobile intelligent tutoring system. In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Intelligent Tutoring Systems.
Brumby, D.P., Salvucci, D.D., & Howes, A. (2007). An empirical investigation into dual-task trade-offs while driving and dialing. In Volume 2 Proceedings of the 21st BCS HCI Group Conference (HCI 2007). Swindon, UK: BCS.
Brumby, D. P., Salvucci, D. D., & Howes, A. (2007). Dialing while driving? A bounded rational analysis of concurrent multi-task behavior. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Cognitive Modeling (pp. 121-126). Psychology Press/Taylor & Francis.
Brumby, D. P., Salvucci, D. D., Mankowski, W., & Howes, A. (2007). A cognitive constraint model of the effects of portable music-player use on driver performance. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Conference 2007.
Salvucci, D. D., Markley, D., Zuber, M., & Brumby, D. P. (2007). iPod distraction: Effects of portable music-player use on driver performance. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: CHI 2007 (pp. 243-250). New York: ACM Press.
Brumby, D. P., Howes, A., & Salvucci, D. D. (2007). A cognitive constraint model of dual-task trade-offs in a highly dynamic driving task. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: CHI 2007 (pp. 233-242). New York: ACM Press.
[Best of CHI Award Honorable Mention]
Salvucci, D. D., Taatgen, N. A., & Kushleyeva, Y. (2006). Learning when to switch tasks in a dynamic multitasking environment. In Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Cognitive Modeling (pp. 268-273). Trieste, Italy: Edizioni Goliardiche.
Nguyen, T. M., & Salvucci, D. D. (2006). Piano playing: A model of sight-reading and rhythmic timing. In Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Cognitive Modeling (pp. 208-212). Trieste, Italy: Edizioni Goliardiche.
Salvucci, D. D. (2005). Modeling tools for predicting driver distraction. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 49th Annual Meeting (pp. 1149-1152). Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
Mandalia, H. M., & Salvucci, D. D. (2005). Using support vector machines for lane-change detection. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 49th Annual Meeting (pp. 1965-1969). Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
Salvucci, D. D., Zuber, M., Beregovaia, E., & Markley, D. (2005). Distract-R: Rapid prototyping and evaluation of in-vehicle interfaces. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: CHI 2005 (pp. 581-589). New York: ACM Press.
[superseded by ACM Transactions on Human-Computer Interaction, 2009]
Kushleyeva, Y., Salvucci, D. D., & Lee, F. J. (2004). Deciding when to switch tasks in time-critical multitasking. In Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Cognitive Modeling (pp. 14-19). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
[superseded by Cognitive Systems Research, 2005]
[Allen Newell Award for Best Student Paper]
Salvucci, D. D., Kushleyeva, Y., & Lee, F. J. (2004). Toward an ACT-R general executive for human multitasking. In Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Cognitive Modeling (pp. 267-272). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
[superseded by Cognitive Science, 2005]
John, B. E., Salvucci, D. D., Centgraf, P., & Prevas, K. (2004). Integrating models and tools in the context of driving and in-vehicle devices. In Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Cognitive Modeling (pp. 130-135). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Salvucci, D. D. (2004). Inferring driver intent: A case study in lane-change detection. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 48th Annual Meeting (pp. 2228-2231). Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
Salvucci, D. D., Chavez, A. K., & Lee, F. J. (2004). Modeling effects of age in complex tasks: A case study in driving. In Proceedings of the 26th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 1197-1202). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
John, B. E., Prevas, K., Salvucci, D. D., & Koedinger, K. (2004). Predictive human performance modeling made easy. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: CHI 2004 (pp. 455-462). New York: ACM Press.
Salvucci, D. D., John, B. E., Prevas, K., & Centgraf, P. (2004). Interfaces on the road: Rapid evaluation of in-vehicle devices. Paper presented at the Human-Computer Interaction Consortium 2004.
Salvucci, D. D., & Siedlecki, T. (2003). Toward a unified framework for tracking cognitive processes. In Proceedings of the 25th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 1023-1028). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Lebiere, C., Gray, R., Salvucci, D., & West, R. (2003). Choice and learning under uncertainty: a case study in baseball batting. In Proceedings of the 25th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 704-709). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Salvucci, D. D., & Lee, F. J. (2003). Simple cognitive modeling in a complex cognitive architecture. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: CHI 2003 (pp. 265-272). New York: ACM Press.
Salvucci, D. D. (2002). Modeling driver distraction from cognitive tasks. In Proceedings of the 24th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 792-797). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Salvucci, D. D., Liu, A., & Boer, E. R. (2001). Control and monitoring during lane changes. In Vision in Vehicles 9 (pp. 201-212).
Liu, A., & Salvucci, D. D. (2001). Modeling and prediction of human driver behavior. In Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (pp. 1479-1483). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Salvucci, D. D., & Macuga, K. L. (2001). Predicting the effects of cell-phone dialing on driver performance. In Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Cognitive Modeling (pp. 25-32). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
[superseded by Cognitive Systems Research, 2002]
[Siegel-Wolf Award for Best Applied Paper]
Salvucci, D. D. (2001). Predicting the effects of in-car interfaces on driver behavior using a cognitive architecture. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: CHI 2001 (pp. 120-127). New York: ACM Press.
[superseded by International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 2001]
Salvucci, D. D., Boer, E. R., & Liu, A. (2001). Toward an integrated model of driver behavior in a cognitive architecture. Paper presented at the Transportation Research Board 80th Annual Meeting.
[superseded by Transportation Research Record, 2001]
[Fred Burggraf Award for excellence by young researchers]
Salvucci, D. D., & Goldberg, J. H. (2000). Identifying fixations and saccades in eye-tracking protocols. In Proceedings of the Eye Tracking Research and Applications Symposium (pp. 71-78). New York: ACM Press.
Salvucci, D. D. (2000). An interactive model-based environment for eye-movement protocol visualization and analysis. In Proceedings of the Eye Tracking Research and Applications Symposium (pp. 57-63). New York: ACM Press.
Salvucci, D. D., & Anderson, J. R. (2000). Intelligent gaze-added interfaces. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: CHI 2000 (pp. 273-280). New York: ACM Press.
Salvucci, D. D. (2000). A model of eye movements and visual attention. In Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Cognitive Modeling (pp. 252-259). Veenendaal, The Netherlands: Universal Press.
Salvucci, D. D. (1999). Inferring intent in eye-movement interfaces: Tracing user actions with process models. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: CHI 99 (pp. 254-261). New York: ACM Press.
Salvucci, D. D., & Anderson, J. R. (1998). Tracing eye movement protocols with cognitive process models. In Proceedings of the Twentieth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 923-928). Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Salvucci, D. D. (1998). Interpreting eye movements with process models. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: CHI 98 Conference Summary (pp. 66-67). New York: ACM Press.
Book
Chapters
Salvucci, D. D. (in press). ACT-R and beyond. In S. Chipman (Ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Science. New York: Oxford University Press.
Salvucci, D. D. (in press). Multitasking. In J. D. Lee & A. Kirlik (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Engineering. New York: Oxford University Press.
Salvucci, D. D. (2011). Cognitive architectures for modeling driver behavior. In D. Fisher, M. Rizzo, J. Caird, J. Lee (Eds.), Handbook of Driving Simulation for Engineering, Medicine, and Psychology (pp. 42.1-42.9). New York: CRC Press.
Salvucci, D. D. (2007). Integrated models of driver behavior. In W. D. Gray (Ed.), Integrated Models of Cognitive Systems (pp. 356-367). New York: Oxford University Press.
Salvucci, D. D., & Anderson, J. R. (1998). Analogy. In J. R. Anderson & C. Lebiere (Eds.), The Atomic Components of Thought (pp. 343-383). Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Edited
Volumes
Salvucci, D. D., & Gunzelmann, G. (Eds.) (2010). Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Cognitive Modeling. Philadelphia, PA: Drexel University.
Abstracts
Khosroshahi, E. B., & Salvucci, D. D. (2016) A preliminary model of situation awareness in a cognitive architecture. Poster presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, Philadelphia, PA; August 10-13, 2016.
Doiron, M. J., Khosroshahi, E., Vickers, K. L., Salvucci, D. D., Manning, K. J., & Schultheis, M. T. (2016). Machine learning algorithms and virtual reality: Using technology to inform our understanding of cognition and driving in TBI. Poster presented at the 44th Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Boston, MA; February 3-6, 2016.
Mankowski, W., Bogunovich, P., Shokoufandeh, A., & Salvucci, D. D. (2009). Computing the canonical subset of user protocols. In Proceedings of the 31st Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Salvucci, D. D., & Beltowska, J. (2008). Predicting cognitive driver distraction with threaded cognition theory. In Proceedings of the 30th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, Washington, DC.
Salvucci, D. D., & Taatgen, N. A. (2007). An integrated approach to modeling concurrent multitasking. In Proceedings of the Twenty-Ninth Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, Nashville, TN.
Salvucci, D. D., & Taatgen, N. A. (2006). An integrated approach to multitasking in ACT-R. In Proceedings of the 2006 ACT-R Workshop, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA.
Brumby, D. P., & Salvucci, D. D. (2006). Towards a constraint analysis of human multitasking. Poster presented at the Seventh International Conference on Cognitive Modeling 2006, Trieste, Italy; April 5-8, 2006.
[Best Poster Award First Prize]
Mankowski, W., Salvucci, D. D., & Shokoufandeh, A. (2006). Graph-based lane change detection. Poster presented at the Seventh International Conference on Cognitive Modeling 2006, Trieste, Italy; April 5-8, 2006.
Chavez, A. K., & Salvucci, D. D. (2003). An ACT-R model of the Wickens tracking task. Poster presented at the Twenty-Fifth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, Boston, MA; July 31 - August 2, 2003.
Kushleyeva, Y., & Salvucci, D. D. (2003). Human multitasking: Towards an ACT-R task-independent general executive. Poster presented at the Twenty-Fifth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, Boston, MA; July 31 - August 2, 2003.
Salvucci, D. D., & Anderson, J. R. (2000). Interpreting eye-movement protocols. Poster presented at the Twenty-Second Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, Philadelphia, PA; August 13-15, 2000.
Salvucci, D. D. (1998). Interpreting eye movements with process models. Poster presented at the ACM CHI 1998 Doctoral Consortium and Conference, Los Angeles, CA; April, 1998.
Salvucci, D. D., Anderson, J. R., & Douglass, S. (1997). Encoding and response strategies in complex skill acquisition. Poster presented at the Nineteenth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, Stanford, CA; August, 1997.
Other
Writing
Salvucci, D. D. (2011). The multitasking mind. Oxford University Press Blog, July 7, 2011.
Salvucci, D. D., & Taatgen, N. A. (2011). Simulating human multitasking with a cognitive architecture. AISB Quarterly, 131, 5.
Doctoral
Thesis
Salvucci, D. D. (1999). Mapping eye movements to cognitive processes (Tech. Rep. No. CMU-CS-99-131). Doctoral Dissertation, Department of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University.
[summarized in Human-Computer Interaction, 2001]