Software

Interactive, multimedia systems to support teaching and learning. Communications, database, and simulation tools designed for educational applications. Artificial intelligence systems in the areas of pattern recognition, natural language understanding and generation, speech processing, automatic theorem proving, and medical diagnosis. Among these programs:

  • Inquiry project (2003-2010). Community inquiry laboratories and Inquiry Labs. [Interactive website].
  • Inquiry project (1996-2003). Inquiry Page. [Interactive website]. [Awarded First Place in the Technology Design Competition at Computers and Writing 2001 for the category of “Rhetoric and Writing in K-12 Education”.]
  • Bruce, Bertram C. (1995). Discoveries [Series of interactive, multimedia CD-ROMs]:In the desert; Sky high; Into the forest; Nature connection Lexington, MA: D. C. Heath. [Series won the National Educational Media Apple Award in 1996, the New England Book Show Award in 1996, the Bookbuilder’s Award in 1995, and was selected for the Gallery at the Fifth Annual Macromedia Conference in 1994.]
  • The Learning Company (1992). Reader Rabbit 2 [Computer program]. Fremont, CA: The Learning Company (Educational Advisers: Bertram C. Bruce & P. Neu). [Best Elementary Education Program, Software Publishers’ Association, 1992]
  • Reasoning Under Uncertainty Project (1991). Statistics Workshop [Computer program]. Pleasantville, NY: Sunburst Communications.
  • Reasoning Under Uncertainty Project(1990). Sampling Laboratory [Computer program]. Cambridge, MA: Reasoning Under Uncertainty Project, Bolt Beranek and Newman.
  • Reasoning Under Uncertainty Project (1988). Elastic [Computer program]. Cambridge, MA: Bolt Beranek and Newman.
  • Bruce, Bertram C., & Starr, Kathleen S. (1984). Music Education Software [Computer program]. Waltham, MA: Kurzweil Music Systems.
  • Bruce, Bertram C., & Rubin, Andee (1984). Quill [Computer program]. Lexington, MA: D. C. Heath. [Validated by the Joint Dissemination Review Panel of the US Department of Education, March 1984; positive reviews in Computers, Reading. and Language Arts, The New York Times, The Boston Globe, Popular Computing, Harvard University Gazette, Electronic Learning, Teaching and Computers, Informatica Oggi, English Journal, Early Years/K-8, Computer Update, Classroom Computer Learning, The Computing Teacher,, Language Arts, Today’s Education, and many other publications]
  • Bruce, Bertram C. (1976). Language generation component of HWIM (Hear What I Mean) [Computer program]. Cambridge, MA: Bolt Beranek and Newman, Speech Understanding Research Group.
  • Bruce, Bertram C. (1976). Pragmatics component of HWIM (Hear What I Mean) [Computer program]. Cambridge, MA: Bolt Beranek and Newman, Speech Understanding Research Group.
  • Bruce, Bertram C. (1976). The Travel Budget Manager’s Assistant [Computer program]. Cambridge, MA: Bolt Beranek and Newman, Speech Understanding Research Group.
  • Brown, G., Schmidt, C. F., & Bruce, Bertram C. (1974). Believer [Computer program]. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University, Computer Science Department.
  • Bruce, Bertram C. (1974). Chronos II [Computer program]. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University, Computer Science Department.
  • Bruce, Bertram C. (1971). Chronos I [Computer program]. Austin, TX: The University of Texas at Austin, Computer Sciences Department.
  • Bruce, Bertram C. (1971). Semantic net representations of discourse for generative CAI [Computer program]. Austin, TX: The University of Texas at Austin, Computer Sciences Department.
  • Bruce, Bertram C. (1971). Resolution theorem prover [Computer program]. Austin, TX: The University of Texas at Austin, Computer Sciences Department.
  • Bruce, Bertram C. (1968). Vargus-7 [Computer program]. Fort Worth, TX: Texas Christian University, Institute for the Study of Cognitive Systems.