Douglas W. Oard

Douglas W. Oard

Douglas W. Oard

Professor and Associate Dean for Faculty
301-405-7590
Patuxent 1109C

UMIACS Office:

Institute for Advanced Computer Studies
Office: Room 3131 A.V. Williams Building

Research Interests:

Information technology, user modeling, information retrieval

In earlier times, we thought of our challenge as making good use of the vast trove of materials created by millions of authors.  Today, we think of our challenge as harnessing the intellectual contributions of billions of people.  As the proverb says, "may you live in interesting times."  We surely do!

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