Publications

Journal Articles

J16. Yubo Kou and  Xinning  Gui.   2020.   Mediating  Community-AI  Interaction through Situated Explanation: The Case of AI-Led Moderation. In Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction, 4, CSCW2, Article 102, (October, 2020). (CSCW’2020)

J15. Yubo Kou and Xinning Gui.  2020.  Emotion Regulation in eSports Gaming: a Qualitative Study of League of Legends.  In Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction, 4, CSCW2, Article 158, (October, 2020).  (CSCW’2020)

 

J14. Xun  Zhang,  Xinning  Gui, Yubo Kou, and  Yukun  Li. 2020. Mobile  Collocated Gaming:  Collaborative Play and Meaning-Making on a University Campus.  In Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction, 4, CSCW2, Article 142, (October, 2020).  (CSCW’2020)

 

J13. Jie Li, Xinning Gui, Yubo Kou, and Yukun Li.  2019.  Live Streaming as Co-Performance:  Dynamics between  Center  and  Periphery  in  Theatrical  Engagement. In  Proceedings  of  the  ACM  on  Human-Computer  Interaction, 3, CSCW, Article 64, (November 2019). (CSCW'2019)

J12. Yuan  Wang,  Yukun  Li,  Xinning  Gui, Yubo Kou, and  Fenglian  Liu. 2019. Culturally-Embedded Visual Literacy: A Study of Impression Management via Emoticon, Emoji, Sticker, and Meme on Social Media in China.  In Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction, 3, CSCW, Article 68, (November 2019). (CSCW'2019)

J11. Colin M. Gray and Yubo Kou. 2019. Co-Producing, Curating, and Defining Design Knowledge in an Online Practitioner Community. CoDesign.

 

J10. Yubo Kou, Colin M. Gray, Austin L. Toombs, and Robin S. Adams. 2018. Understanding Social Roles in an Online Community of Volatile Practice: A Study of User Experience Practitioners on Reddit, ACM Transactions on Social Computing. 

J9. Yubo Kou and Xinning Gui. 2018. Entangled with Numbers: Quantified Self and Others in a Team-Based Online Game, PACMHCI, 2, CSCW, Article 93, (November 2018). (CSCW'2018 second cycle) Honorable Mention Award  

 

J8. Yubo Kou and Colin M. Gray. 2018. “What do you recommend a complete beginner like me to practice?": Professional Self-Disclosure in an Online Community, PACMHCI, 2, CSCW, Article 94, (November 2018). (CSCW'2018 second cycle) 

 

J7. Yao Li, Yubo Kou, Je Seok Lee, and Alfred Kobsa. 2018. Tell Me Before You Stream Me: Managing Information Disclosure in Video Game Live Streaming, PACMHCI, 2, CSCW, Article 107, (November 2018). (CSCW'2018 second cycle)

 

J6. Yubo Kou and Colin M. Gray. 2017. Supporting Distributed Critique through Interpretation and Sense-making in an Online Creative Community, PACMHCI, 1, CSCW, Article 60, (November 2017). (CSCW'2018 online first).

 

J5. Yubo Kou, Xinning Gui, Yunan Chen, and Kathleen Pine. 2017. Conspiracy Talk on Social Media: Collective Sensemaking during a Public Health Crisis, PACMHCI, 1, CSCW, Article 61, (November 2017). (CSCW'2018 online first).

J4. Yubo Kou, Xinning Gui, Shaozeng Zhang, and Bonnie Nardi. 2017. Managing Disruptive Behavior through Non-Hierarchical Governance: Crowdsourcing in League of Legends and Weibo, PACMHCI, 1, CSCW, Article 62, (November 2017). (CSCW'2018 online first).

 

J3. Xinning Gui, Yu Chen, Yubo Kou, Kathleen Pine, and Yunan Chen. 2017. Investigating Support Seeking from Peers for Pregnancy in Online Health Communities, PACMHCI, 1, CSCW, Article 50, (November 2017). (CSCW'2018 online first).

 

J2. Yubo Kou, Yong Ming Kow, Xinning Gui, and Waikuen Cheng. 2017. One Social Movement, Two Social Media Sites: A Comparative Study of Public Discourses, Computer Supported Cooperative Work, 26, 4-6, 807-836. 

 

J1. Yubo Kou and Bonnie Nardi. 2016. Rethinking Civic Computing in China, First Monday, 21(7).

Conference Proceedings

C31. Yubo Kou.  2020.  Toxic Behaviors in Team-Based Competitive Gaming:  The Case of League of Legends.  ACM SIGCHI Annual Symposium on Computer-Human Interaction in Play (CHI PLAY), Ottawa, Canada.

 

C30. Zhan Zhang, Yu Lu, Yubo Kou, Danny Wu, Jina Huh-Yoo, and Zhe He. 2019. Understanding Patient Information Needs about their Clinical Laboratory Results: A Study of Social Q&A Site. World Congress of Medical and Health Informatics (MedInfo), Lyon, France

 

C29. Yong Ming Kow, Yubo Kou, Xitong Zhu, and Wang Hin Sy. 2019. “Just my intuition”: Awareness of versus Acting on Political News Misinformation, iConference 2019.

C28. Yubo Kou, Xinning Gui, Yunan Chen, and Bonnie Nardi. 2019. Turn to the Self in Human-Computer Interaction: Care of the Self in Negotiating the Human-Technology Relationship, SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), Glasgow, Scotland

 

C27. Yubo Kou and Colin M. Gray. 2019. A Practice-Led Account of the Conceptual Evolution of UX Knowledge, SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), Glasgow, Scotland.

 

C26. Yubo Kou and Colin M. Gray. 2018. Distinctions between the Communication of Experiential and Academic Design Knowledge: A Linguistic Analysis, Design Research Society (DRS), Limerick, Ireland.

 

C25. Yubo Kou, Colin M. Gray, Austin Toombs, and Bonnie Nardi. 2018. The Politics of Titling: The Representation of Countries in CHI Papers, alt.CHI 2018, Montréal, Canada. 

 

C24. Yubo Kou and Bonnie Nardi. (2018). Complex Mediation in the Formation of Political Opinions, SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), Montréal, Canada. Honorable Mention Award 

C23. Yubo Kou, Yao Li, Xinning Gui, and Eli Suzuki-Gill. 2018. Playing with Streakiness in Online Games: How Players Perceive and React to Winning and Losing Streaks in League of Legends, SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), Montréal, Canada. 

 

C22. Xinning Gui, Yubo Kou, Kathleen Pine, Elisa Ladaw, Harold Kim, Eli Suzuki-Gill, and Yunan Chen. 2018. Multidimensional Risk Communication: Public discourse on Risks during an Emerging Epidemic, SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), Montréal, Canada. 

 

C21. Colin M. Gray, Yubo Kou, Bryan Battles, Joseph Hoggatt, and Austin Toombs. 2018. The Dark (Patterns) Side of UX Design, SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), Montréal, Canada.

 

C20.Yubo Kou and Colin M. Gray. 2018. Towards Professionalization in an Online Community of Emerging Occupation: Discourses among UX Practitioners. ACM International Conference on Supporting Group Work (GROUP), FL, USA. 

 

C19. Yubo Kou, Colin M. Gray, Austin Toombs, and Robin Adams. 2018. Knowledge Production and Social Roles in an Online Community of Emerging Occupation: A Study of User Experience Practitioners on Reddit, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), HI, USA. 

 

C18. Xinning Gui, Yue Wang, Yubo Kou, Tera Leigh Reynolds, Yunan Chen, Qiaozhu Mei, and Kai Zheng. 2017. Understanding the Patterns of Health Information Dissemination on Social Media during the Zika Outbreak. American Medical Informatics Association 2017 Annual Symposium (AMIA), Washington, D.C., USA. 

 

C17. Yubo Kou, Magnus Johansson, and Harko Verhagen. 2017. Prosocial Behavior in an Online Game Community: an Ethnographic Study, Foundations of Digital Games (FDG), Hyannis, MA, USA.

 

C16. Yubo Kou. 2017. Exploring Offline Context and Consciousness in Social Media Use, International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) – INTERACT, Mumbai, India.

 

C15. Yubo Kou, Bryan Semaan, and Bonnie Nardi. 2017. A Confucian Look at Internet Censorship in China, International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) – INTERACT, Mumbai, India.

 

C14. Xinning Gui, Yubo Kou, Kathleen Pine, and Yunan Chen. 2017. Managing Uncertainty: Using Social Media for Risk Assessment during a Public Health Crisis, SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), Denver, CO, USA. Honorable Mention Award 

 

C13. Yubo Kou and Xinning Gui. 2017. When Code Governs Community, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), HI, USA. 

 

C12. Yubo Kou, Yong Ming Kow, and Xinning Gui. 2017. Resisting the Censorship Infrastructure in China, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), HI, USA. 

 

C11. Yubo Kou, Xinning Gui, and Yong Ming Kow. 2016. Ranking Practices and Distinction in League of Legends, ACM SIGCHI Annual Symposium on Computer-Human Interaction in Play (CHI PLAY), Austin, TX, USA. 

 

C10. Yong Ming Kow, Yubo Kou, Bryan Semaan, and Waikuen Cheng. 2016. Mediating the Undercurrents: Using Social Media to Sustain a Social Movement, SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), San Jose, CA, USA. Honorable Mention Award

 

C9. Yubo Kou, Yong Ming Kow, and Kelvin Cheng. 2015. Developing Intuitive Gestures for Spatial Interaction with Large Public Displays, HCI International, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

 

C8. Magnus Johansson, Harko Verhagen, and Yubo Kou. 2015. I Am Being Watched by The Tribunal-Trust and Control in Multiplayer Online Battle Arena Games, Foundations of Digital Games (FDG), Monterey, CA, USA.

 

C7. Samantha Meyer, Casey Pierce, Yubo Kou, Paul Leonardi, Bonnie Nardi, and Diane Bailey. 2015. Offshoring Digital Work, But Not Physical Output: Differential Access to Task Objects and Coordination in Globally Distributed Automotive Engineering and Graphic Design Work, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), Kauai, HI, USA. Nomination for Best Paper

 

C6. Yubo Kou and Xinning Gui. 2014. Playing with Strangers: Understanding Temporary Teams in League of Legends, ACM SIGCHI Annual Symposium on Computer-Human Interaction in Play (CHI PLAY), Toronto, Canada. 

 

C5. Yubo Kou and Bonnie Nardi. 2014. Governance in League of Legends: A Hybrid System, Foundations of Digital Games (FDG), Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA. Exemplary Paper 

 

C4. Yubo Kou and Bonnie Nardi. 2013. Regulating Anti-Social Behavior on the Internet: The Example of League of Legends, iConference, Fort Worth, TX, USA.

 

C3. Yubo Kou, Yukun Li, and Xiaofeng Meng. 2010. DSI: A Method for Indexing Large Graphs Using Distance Set. International Conference on Web-Age Information Management (WAIM), Jiuzhaigou, China.

 

C2. Yubo Kou, Yukun Li, Xiaofeng Meng, Xiangyu Zhang, and Jing Zhao. 2009. A Strategy for Task Mining in Personal Dataspace Management. National Database Conference (NDBC), Nanchang, China. (in Chinese)

 

C1. Yukun Li, Xiaofeng Meng, and Yubo Kou. 2009. An Efficient Method for Constructing Personal DataSpace. Web Information Systems and Applications Conference (WISA), Xuzhou, China. Best Paper Award

Workshop Papers and Posters

P4Yubo Kou and Colin M. Gray. 2018. Exploring the Knowledge Creation Practices of UX Designers on Stack Exchange, ACM Conference Companion on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS), Hong Kong, China.

 

P3. Jason Brier, Colin M. Gray, and Yubo Kou. 2017. In Search of UX Translators: Analyzing Researcher-Practitioner Interactions on Twitter. ACM Conference Companion on Designing Interactive Systems, Edinburgh, UK.

P2. Colin M. Gray and Yubo Kou. 2017. UX Practitioners’ Engagement with Intermediate-Level Knowledge. ACM Conference Companion on Designing Interactive Systems, Edinburgh, UK.

P1. Yubo Kou and Xinning Gui. 2017. The Rise and Fall of Moral Labor in an Online Game Community, ACM Conference Companion on Computer Supported Cooperative Work & Social Computing, Portland, OR, USA.

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