Publications

2017

Symposium 2017: HCI Across Borders
Neha Kumar, Susan Dray, Christian Sturm, Nithya Sambasivan, Laura S. Gaytan Lugo, Leonel Morales, Negin Dahya, and Nova Ahmed | CHI ’17 (To appear)

Crossing Borders, Building Bridges
Neha Kumar and Susan Dray | Interactions ’17 (To appear)

Taking a Feminist Approach to Feminist Futures
Naveena Karusala, Michael Muller, and Neha Kumar | CSCW ’17 (Imagining Intersectional Futures Workshop Paper)

Sidestepping the Elephant in the Classroom: Using Culturally Localized Technology to Teach Around Taboos
Piya Sorcar, Benjamin Strauber, Prashant Loyalka, Neha Kumar, and Shelley Goldman | CHI ’17 (Best Paper Honorable Mention)

Rice Today, Roti Tomorrow: Diets and Diabetes in Urban Indian Households
Jasmine Hentschel, Samyukta Sherugar, Rui Zhou, Vaishnav Kameswaran, Rajesh Chandwani, and Neha Kumar |
CHI ’17

Goodbye Text, Hello Emoji: Mobile Communication on WeChat in China
Rui Zhou, Jasmine Hentschel, and Neha Kumar | CHI ’17

Locating the Internet in the Parks of Havana
Michaelanne Dye, David Nemer, Laura Pina, Nithya Sambasivan, Amy Bruckman, Neha Kumar | CHI ’17 (Best Paper Honorable Mention)

Women’s Safety in Public Spaces: Examining the Efficacy of Panic Buttons in New Delhi
Naveena Karusala and Neha Kumar | CHI ’17

When the Internet Goes Down in Bangladesh
Mehrab Bin Morshed, Michaelanne Dye, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, and Neha Kumar | CSCW ’17

2016

Computing Beyond Gender-Imposed Limits
Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Nova Ahmed, Faheem Hussain, and Neha Kumar | LIMITS ’16

Mobile Video Dissemination for Community Health
Aditya Vashistha, Neha Kumar, Anil Mishra, and Richard Anderson | ICTD ’16

The Ins and Outs of HCI for Development
Nicola Dell and Neha Kumar | CHI’16

Development Consortium 2016: HCI4D Across Borders
Neha Kumar, Susan Dray, Andy Dearden, Nicola Dell, Melissa Densmore, Rebecca E. Grinter, Zhengjie Liu, Mario A Moreno Rocha, Anicia Peters, Eunice Sari, William Thies, Indrani Medhi Thies, William D. Tucker, Elba Valderrama Bahamondez, and Susan Wyche | CHI ’16

Interviewing Against Odds
Neha Kumar | Innovative Methods in Media and Communication Research London: Palgrave Macmillan

Targeting Sustainable Development Goal #5 Towards Gender Equality
Neha Kumar, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Nova Ahmed, Faheem Hussain, and Aditi Dhar | ICTD ’16 (Open Session)

Addressing Patient Waiting Times in Low-Resource Environments
Neha Kumar, Rajesh Chandwani, and Naveena Karusala | ICTD ’16

Agricultural Knowledge Management in Rural China: Learning from Existing Approaches in India
Rui Zhou, Jasmine Hentschel, and Neha Kumar | CHI ’16 (Development Consortium Workshop Paper)

Zero-Rating Plans Across Borders
Mehrab Bin Morshed and Neha Kumar | CHI ’16 (Development Consortium Workshop Paper)

Online Learning Across Diverse Low-Resource Indian Contexts
Aditya Vishwanath, Arkadeep Kumar, and Neha Kumar | CHI ’16 (Development Consortium Workshop Paper)

Learning about Teaching in Low-Resource Indian Contexts
Aditya Vishwanath, Arkadeep Kumar, and Neha Kumar | L@S ’16

2015

Understanding Sociotechnical Implications of Mobile Health Deployments in India, Kenya, and Zimbabwe
Neha Kumar, Waylon Brunette, Nicola Dell, Trevor Perrier, Beth Kolko, Gaetano Borriello and Richard Anderson |  Information Technologies & International Development, 11(4).

Gender Divide or Perceptions of Non-Use?
Neha Kumar| First Monday, 20(11).

Mobile Phones for Maternal Health in Rural India
Neha Kumar and Richard J. Anderson| CHI ’15

Projecting Health: Community-Led Video Education for Maternal Health
Neha Kumar, Trevor Perrier, Michelle Desmond, Kiersten Israel-Ballard, Vikrant Kumar, Sudip Mahapatra, Anil Mishra, Shreya Agarwal, Rikin Gandhi, Pallavi Lal, and Richard Anderson | ICTD ’15

Paper-Digital Workflows in Global Development Organizations
Nicola Dell, Trevor Perrier, Neha Kumar, Mitchell Lee, Rachel Powers, and Gaetano Borriello | CSCW ’15

Designing for a Rural Online Learning Community
Aditya Vishwanath and Neha Kumar | DEV ’15

Being Gender-Aware in ICTD Research
Neha Kumar and Nicola Dell | ICTD ’15 (Open Session)

2014

Facebook for Self-Empowerment? A Study of Facebook Adoption in India
Neha Kumar | New Media & Society, 16(7).

2013

Mobiles, Music, and Materiality
Neha Kumar and Tapan Parikh | CHI ’13

The Mobile Media Actor-Network in Urban India
Neha Kumar and Nimmi Rangaswamy | CHI ’13

Banking 101: Mobile‐izing Financial Inclusion in an Emerging India
Neha Kumar, Akhil Mathur and Siddhartha | Bell Labs Technical Journal, 17(4), 37-41.