Dr. Andrew Potter

Current Courses

  • CIS 236 Info Systems in Organizations


  • 2007 Ph.D., Nova Southeastern University
  • 1981 M.L.S., University of Alabama
  • 1979 M.A.S., University of Alabama in Huntsville
  • 1975 B.A., University of Alabama in Huntsville


[34] Potter, A. (2020). The rhetorical structure of Modus Tollens: An exploration in logic-mining. Proceedings of the Society for Computation in Linguistics, 3, 170-179.
[33] Potter, A. (2019). The rhetorical structure of attribution. In A. Zeldes, D. Das, E. M. Galani, J. D. Antonio, & M. Iruskieta (Eds.), Proceedings of the Workshop on Discourse Relation Parsing and Treebanking (DISRPT2019) (pp. 38-49). Minneapolis, MN: Association for Computational Linguistics.
[32] Potter, A. (2018). Reasoning between the lines: A logic of relational propositions. Dialogue and Discourse, 9(2), 80-110.
[31] D. Giametta and A. Potter, "A critical review of spatial analysis", presented at the Shmoocon 2014, Washington, D.C., 2014.
[30] A. Underbrink, A. Potter, H. Jaenisch, and D. J. Reifer, "Application stress testing Achieving cyber security by testing cyber attacks", in Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security (HST), ed Waltham, MA, USA, 2012, pp. 556-561.
[29] C. Peake, A. Underbrink, and A. Potter, "Cyber mission resilience: Mission assurance in the cyber ecosystem", CrossTalk: The Journal of Defense Software Engineering, vol. 25, pp. 29-34, 2012.
[28] H. M. Jaenisch, A. N. Potter, D. Williams, and J. W. Handley, "Fractals, malware, and data models", in Proceedings of the SPIE 8408, Cyber Sensing 2012, I. V. Ternovskiy and P. Chin, Eds., ed, 2012.
[27] A. Underbrink, A. Potter, K. Witt, and J. Stanley, "Modeling sensor web autonomy", in Proceedings of the 2011 IEEE Aerospace Conference in Big Sky, Montana, March 5-12, 2011, ed, 2011.
[26] A. Potter, M. McClure, and K. Sellers, "Mass collaboration problem solving: A new approach to wicked problems", in Proceedings of the 2010 International Symposium on Collaborative Technologies and Systems, W. W. Smari and W. McQuay, Eds., ed Chicago, IL: IEEE, 2010, pp. 398-405.
[25] A. Potter, "Rhetorical compositions for controlled natural languages", in Controlled Natural Language: Workshop on Controlled Natural Language, CNL 2009, Marettimo Island, Italy, June 8-10, 2009, Revised Papers, N. E. Fuchs, Ed., ed Heidelberg: Springer, 2010, pp. 21-35.
[24] A. Potter, "Constructive chaos: Topic management in asynchronous learning networks", The International Journal of Technology, Knowledge and Society, vol. 5, pp. 1-12, 2009.
[23] A. Potter, "Constructive chaos: Topic management in asynchronous learning networks", presented at the Fifth International Conference on Technology, Knowledge And Society, Huntsville, AL, 2009.
[22] A. Potter, "Discourse-based reasoning for controlled natural languages", in Proceedings of the Workshop on Controlled Natural Language (CNL 2009), N. E. Fuchs, Ed., ed Marettimo Island, Italy, 2009.
[21] A. Potter, "Constructive chaos: Interactional coherence in asynchronous learning environments. Saarbruecken, Germany: VDM Verlag, 2008.
[20] A. Potter, "Linked and convergent structures in discourse-based reasoning", in Proceedings of the 3rd International Explanation Aware Computing Workshop (ExaCt 2008), T. Roth-Berghofer, S. Schulz, D. Bahls, and D. B. Leake, Eds., ed Patras, Greece, 2008, pp. 72-83.
[19] A. Potter, "Interactional Coherence in Asynchronous Learning Networks: A Rhetorical Approach", The Internet and Higher Education, vol. 11, pp. 87-97, 2008.
[18] A. Potter, "Generating discourse-based explanations", Künstliche Intelligenz, vol. 22, pp. 28-31, 2008.
[17] A. Potter, "A discourse approach to explanation aware knowledge representation", in Explanation-aware computing: Papers from the 2007 AAAI Workshop, T. Roth-Berghofer, S. Schulz, D. B. Leake, and D. Bahls, Eds., ed Menlo Park, CA: AAAI Press, 2007, pp. 56-63.
[16] A. Potter, "An investigation of interactional coherence in asynchronous learning environments", PhD dissertation, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 2007.
[15] L. Flagg, G. Streeter, and A. Potter, "Bringing knowledge to network defense", in Proceedings of the Spring Simulation Conference: Symposium on Simulation and Security (SSSS'07), ed Norfolk, VA, 2007.
[14] G. Streeter and A. Potter, "KNAML: A knowledge representation language for distributed reasoning", in Conceptual structures at work, K. E. Wolff, H. D. Pfeiffer, and H. S. Delugach, Eds., ed Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2004, pp. 361-374.
[13] A. Potter, "Powerful learning environments: Unravelling basic components and dimensions (Review)", The Internet and Higher Education, vol. 7, pp. 154-157, 2004.
[12] A. Potter, "Interactive rhetoric for online learning environments", The Internet and Higher Education, vol. 7, pp. 183-198, 2004/0/3rd 2004.
[11] A. Potter, "A product review of Macromedia Authorware 6.5", The Internet and Higher Education, vol. 6, pp. 211-213, 2003.
[10] A. Potter, "Invoking the cyber-muse: Automatic essay assessment in the online learning environment", in Eighteenth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI) Workshop Program: Knowledge Representation and Automated Reasoning for E-Learning Systems, P. Baumgartner, P. A. Cairns, M. Kolhase, and E. Mel, Eds., ed Acapulco, Mexico, 2003, pp. 59-62.
[9] A. Potter, "Delivering learning on the Net: The why, what, and how of online education (Review)", The Internet and Higher Education, vol. 6, pp. 293-296, 2003.
[8] A. Potter, "Accessibility of Alabama government Web sites", Journal of Government Information, vol. 29, pp. 303-317, 2002.
[7] G. Streeter, A. Potter, and T. Flores, "A mediated architecture for multi-agent systems", in Seventeenth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence: Workshop on E-Business and the Intelligent Web, ed Seattle, WA, 2001, pp. 173-17.
[6] A. Potter and K. Shackelford, "The softpanel prototype", in NASA Workshop in Workstation Technology, Palo Alto, CA, 1990.
[5] A. Potter, "An expert system for automation of arc welding", in 1989 Southern Manufacturing Technology Conference vol. 6, ed Charlotte, NC, 1989, pp. 47-60.
[4] R. E. Reeves, T. D. Manley, A. Potter, and D. R. Ford, "Expert system technology: An avenue to an intelligent weld process control system", Welding Journal, vol. 67, pp. 33-41, June 1988.
[3] A. Potter, "Software development under Windows", Computer Language, vol. 5, pp. 36-44, 1988.
[2] A. Potter, "Direct manipulation interfaces", AI Expert, vol. 3, pp. 28-35, 1988.
[1] A. Potter, "Interfacing the expert: Characteristics and requirements for the user interface in expert systems", in Third Conference on Artificial Intelligence for Space Applications, Huntsville, AL, 1986, pp. 327-331.

Dr. Andrew Potter

Email: apotter1@una.edu
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