Publications

The following is a list of my publications as of January 1, 2017.

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

  • Acemyan, C. Z., Kortum, P., Byrne, M. D., & Wallach, D. S. (2015). From error to error: Why voters could not cast a ballot and verify their vote with Helios, Prêt à Voter, and Scantegrity II. Journal of Election Technology and Systems (JETS), 3, 1-25. [PDF]
  • Belton, M. G., Kortum, P., & Acemyan, C. Z. (2015). How hard can it be to place a ballot into a ballot box? Usability of ballot boxes in tamper-resistant voting systems. Journal of Usability Studies, 10, 129- 139. [PDF]
  •  Acemyan, C. Z., Kortum, P., Byrne, M. D. & Wallach, D. (2014). Usability of voter verifiable end-to-end voting systems: Baseline data for Helios, Prêt à Voter, and Scantegrity II. Journal of Election Technology and Systems (JETS), 2, 26-56. [PDF]
  • Kortum, P. & Acemyan, C. Z. (2013). How low can you go? Is the system usability scale range restricted? Journal of Usability Studies, 9(1), 14-24. [PDF]
  • Ziegler, C.J. (2009). Out of ashes and rubble: The Pirelli Tower. Places, 21, 14-17.

Refereed Conference Proceedings

  • Acemyan, C.Z., & Kortum, P. (2017). Assessing the usability of the Hart InterCivic eSlate during the 2016 Presidential Election. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 61.

  • Acemyan, C. Z., & Kortum, P. (2016). Can voters tell when their voting method is secure? Effects of end-to-end security and security theater on perceptions of voting systems. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 60, 1220-1224. [PDF]
  • Kortum, P., & Acemyan, C. Z. (2016). The relationship between user mouse-based performance and subjective usability assessments. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 60, 1174-1178. [PDF]
  • Acemyan, C. Z., & Kortum, P. (2015). Does the polling station environment matter? The relation between voting machine layouts within polling stations and anticipated system usability. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, 59, 1066-1070. [PDF]
  • Acemyan, C. Z., Kortum, P., Byrne, M. D., & Wallach, D. S. (2015). Users’ mental models for three end-to-end voting systems: Helios, Prêt à Voter, and Scantegrity II. Human Aspects of Information Security, Privacy, and Trust – Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 9190, 463-474.  [PDF]
  • Acemyan, C. Z., & Kortum, P. (2014). To verify or not to verify, that is the question: Voters’ use and expectations of voting verification methods. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, 58, 1295-1299. [PDF]
  • Acemyan, C. Z., Kortum, P. & Payne, D. (2013). Do voters really fail to detect changes to their ballots? An investigation of voter error detection. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, 57, 1405-1409. [PDF]
  • Acemyan, C. Z. & Kortum, P. (2012). The relationship between trust and usability in systems. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, 56, 1842-1846. [PDF]

Please see my CV for manuscripts in submission and manuscripts in preparation.