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User Modeling, Adaption, and Personalization

21th International Conference, UMAP 2013, Rome, Italy, June 10-14, 2013. Proceedings

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Table of contents (51 papers)

  1. Front Matter

  2. Full Research Papers

    1. Opinion-Driven Matrix Factorization for Rating Prediction

      • Štefan Pero, Tomáš Horváth
      Pages 1-13
    2. Interaction Based Content Recommendation in Online Communities

      • Surya Nepal, Cécile Paris, Payam Aghaei Pour, Jill Freyne, Sanat Kumar Bista
      Pages 14-24
    3. What Recommenders Recommend – An Analysis of Accuracy, Popularity, and Sales Diversity Effects

      • Dietmar Jannach, Lukas Lerche, Fatih Gedikli, Geoffray Bonnin
      Pages 25-37
    4. A Framework for Trust-Based Multidisciplinary Team Recommendation

      • Lorenzo Bossi, Stefano Braghin, Anwitaman Datta, Alberto Trombetta
      Pages 38-50
    5. Semantic Aggregation and Zooming of User Viewpoints in Social Media Content

      • Dimoklis Despotakis, Vania Dimitrova, Lydia Lau, Dhavalkumar Thakker
      Pages 51-63
    6. Learning Likely Locations

      • John Krumm, Rich Caruana, Scott Counts
      Pages 64-76
    7. Scrutable User Models and Personalised Item Recommendation in Mobile Lifestyle Applications

      • Rainer Wasinger, James Wallbank, Luiz Pizzato, Judy Kay, Bob Kummerfeld, Matthias Böhmer et al.
      Pages 77-88
    8. Studying the Effect of Human Cognition on User Authentication Tasks

      • Marios Belk, Panagiotis Germanakos, Christos Fidas, George Samaras
      Pages 102-113
    9. Modeling a Graph Viewer’s Effort in Recognizing Messages Conveyed by Grouped Bar Charts

      • Richard Burns, Sandra Carberry, Stephanie Elzer Schwartz
      Pages 114-126
    10. Evaluation of Attention Levels in a Tetris Game Using a Brain Computer Interface

      • Georgios Patsis, Hichem Sahli, Werner Verhelst, Olga De Troyer
      Pages 127-138
    11. Monitoring Personal Safety by Unobtrusively Detecting Unusual Periods of Inactivity

      • Masud Moshtaghi, Ingrid Zukerman, David Albrecht, R. Andrew Russell
      Pages 139-151
    12. Recommendation with Differential Context Weighting

      • Yong Zheng, Robin Burke, Bamshad Mobasher
      Pages 152-164
    13. Exploiting the Semantic Similarity of Contextual Situations for Pre-filtering Recommendation

      • Victor Codina, Francesco Ricci, Luigi Ceccaroni
      Pages 165-177
    14. Adapting Recommendation Diversity to Openness to Experience: A Study of Human Behaviour

      • Nava Tintarev, Matt Dennis, Judith Masthoff
      Pages 190-202
    15. Utilizing Dynamic Bayes Nets to Improve Early Prediction Models of Self-regulated Learning

      • Jennifer Sabourin, Bradford Mott, James Lester
      Pages 228-241

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About this book

This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed proceedings of the 21st International Conference on User Modeling, Adaption, and Personalization, held in Rome, Italy, in June 2013. The 21 long and 7 short papers of the research paper track were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. The papers cover the following topics: recommender systems, student modeling, social media and teams, human cognition, personality, privacy, web curation and user profiles, travel and mobile applications, and systems for elderly and disabled individuals.

Editors and Affiliations

  • Department of Computer and Information Science, University of Delaware, Delaware, USA

    Sandra Carberry

  • School of Computing, National College of Ireland, Dublin 1, Ireland

    Stephan Weibelzahl

  • Dipartimento di Ingegneria, Roma Tre University, Rome, Italy

    Alessandro Micarelli

  • Department of Computer Science, University of Bari Aldo Moro, Bari, Italy

    Giovanni Semeraro

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