Journal

Following is the list of journals published:


Selected Publications: Learning Technology and Adaptive/Synaptic Learning Systems


  • Sonwalkar N.  "MOOCs FORUM", Editor-in-Chief, Preview Issue, 2013
  • Sonwalkar N. "The First Adaptive MOOC: A Case Study on Pedagogial Framework and Scalable Cloud Architecture," MOOCs  Forum, Nov. 2013
  • Sonwalkar N., Flores, J.G. and Gardner, M., "Designing for Quality and Measuring Quality in Online Learning,"  USDLA Research Report prepared for Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, March, 2010
  • Sonwalkar, N.," The Paradigm Shift for Adult Education:  From Educational Slavery to Learning Freedom of Human Brain with Synaptic Learning", in Online Education and Adult Learning: New Frontiers for Teaching Practice, Eds. Terry Kidd,  IGI Global Publishing, Hershey, PA, September, 2009
  • Sonwalkar, N. "Adaptive Individualization: The Next Generation of Online Educational Systems", New Horizons, Volume 16, No. 1, pp 44-47, 2008
  • Sonwalkar, N. "Adaptive Learning: A Dynamic Methodology for Effective Online Learning," Distance Learning, Volume 4, Number 1, April, 2007
  • Sonwalkar, N. "Technology for Adaptive Learning: From One Size-Fits-All to Adaptive Individualization," Educause Center for Applied Research (ECAR), Research Bulletin, Volume 2005,  Issue 7, April5, 2005
  • Szabados, A. and Sonwalkar, N. "Type Justified", In Encyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking Vol II., Pagani, M. (Eds), Harshey, PA, IGI Global Publishing, 2005
  • Sonwalkar, N. "Changing the Interface of Education with Revolutionary Learning Technologies",  iUniverse, New York, 2004  --- Book
  • Sonwalkar, N.,  Briggs, S., Dandage, R. , Sharma, M.,  "Advanced Wireless Education Systems (AWES): An Application for Just-in-Time Biosecurity",  Poster paper presented at Biosecurity 2003 Conference,  October 20-22, Washington DC, 2003
  • Sonwalkar N. and Dandage, R. "Enhanced Interactive Teaching with Wireless Devices; The Next Generation Wireless Classroom", Syllabus Summer conferences proceeding, July, 2003.
  • Sonwalkar, N., "Optimizing Individual Learning Performance with Multi-dimensional Evaluations and Adaptive Systems," Proceedings - NASA/CP-2003-212437, Compiled by A. Nor, 2003
  • Sonwalkar, N.,"Demystifying Learning Technology Standards-II", Syllabus,  April 2002
  • Sonwalkar, N., " Demystifying Learning Technology Standards-I", Syllabus, pp. 26-29, March 2002
  • Sonwalkar, N., "A New Methodology for Evaluation: The Pedagogical Rating of Online Courses" Syllabus, pp. 18-21 Jan., 2002
  • Sonwalkar, N., "The Sharp Edge of the Cube: Pedagogically Driven Instructional Design for Online Education" Syllabus, pp. 12-16, Dec. 2001
  • Sonwalkar, N., "Changing the Interface of Education with Revolutionary Learning Technologies" published as the Cover Story of Syllabus, pp. 10-13, Nov. 2001.
  • Burrell, B.,  Wiggins,  R.J.N., Sonwalkar, N.,  Kutney, M.C., Dalzell, W. and Colton, C.K., "A Comparison of Web-based and Laboratory Learning Environments,"  Proceedings of the American Society of Engineering Education Annual Conference, 2000
  • B. McHenry and N. Sonwalkar "RIPE: Rapid Instruction Production Environment, ALN Magazine, Vol2, October 1998. 
  • Sonwalkar, N.,  and J.A. Fay, "A Fluid Mechanics Hypercourse," MIT Press, 1996 Book/CD-ROM
  • Sonwalkar, N., "Distance Learning: The Killer Application for the Internet Economy" TiECON-Atlantic'99 Oct. 30-31, Boston, 1999.
  • Sonwalkar, N. appointed as Judge in the Department of Defense Shootout on Learning Management Technologies, "From the Trenches: Distributed Learning is High Priority", PCWeek, Nov. 15, 1999. http://www.znet.com/pcweek/stories/news/
  • Wiggins, R.J.N. and Sonwalkar, N., "Formative Evaluation of Chemical Hygiene Course", HTF Report 1999-2
  • Sonwalkar, N., A. Sampere, D. Rodriguez and M. Kashambuzi," Asynchronous Learning with Hypermedia: Case studies in Engineering Education", HTF Research Report, MIT 1998-3.
  • B. McHenry and N. Sonwalkar "RIPE: Rapid Instruction Production Environment, ALN Magazine, Vol2, October 1998.  .
  • Sonwlkar, N. "Desktop Learning in 21st Century and Beyond", The MIT Report, Vol. XXVI, No. 6, August, 1998.
  • Sonwalkar N., "Hypermedia teaching Facility: Changing the Interface of Higher Education, The MIT Report, Vol. XXIV, No. 9, 1997.
  • Sonwalkar, N. and M. Zapka, "Desktop Learning: Innovative Communication Concepts for International Training", CAD Users Conference, Munich, March 4, 1998.
  • Sonwalkar, N., "An Integrated Approach for Engineering Education: Hypermedia Instruction and Teaching Environment (HITE)" Proceedings of Advanced Technology for Engineering Education, NASA Langley, Jan 24-26, 1998.
  • Sonwalkar, N., Andrew Sempere and David Rodriguez, "Hypermedia in Education: A Case Study", HTF Report, MIT, 1997.
  • Sonwalkar, N. "Statistical Analysis of Hypermedia Teaching Facility Usage: Spring-1997, HTF Report, MIT, 1997.
  • Sonwalkar, N. and Patera, A., "Hypermedia Engineering Curricula: Pedagogical Desirability and Technical Viability Demonstration ", Proceedings of ASME Fluids Engineering Division Summer meeting' 94, Lake Tahoe NV, June 19-23, 1994.
  • Sonwalkar, N., Patera, A. T., Dynes, S., Wilson, D., Blanco, E., Rutledge, G., and Vander Sande, J. B.,"Hypermedia for Engineering Education, Proceedings of Hypertext'93, November 14-18, Seattle, Washington, 1993.  MIT