Demonstrating SerenA: Chance Encounters in the Space of Ideas

  • Jamie Forth
  • Athanasios Giannimaras
  • Geraint A. Wiggins
  • Robert Stewart
  • Diana Bental
  • Ruth Aylett
  • Deborah Maxwell
  • Hadi Mehrpouya
  • Jamie Shek
  • Mel Woods
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7879)

Introduction

We demonstrate SerenA, a multi-site, pervasive, agent environment that suppers serendipitous discovery in research. SerenA attempts to assist researchers by presenting them with information that they did not know they needed to know about their research.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jamie Forth
    • 1
  • Athanasios Giannimaras
    • 1
  • Geraint A. Wiggins
    • 1
  • Robert Stewart
    • 2
  • Diana Bental
    • 2
  • Ruth Aylett
    • 2
  • Deborah Maxwell
    • 3
  • Hadi Mehrpouya
    • 3
  • Jamie Shek
    • 3
  • Mel Woods
    • 3
  1. 1.School of Electronic Engineering and Computer ScienceQueen Mary University of LondonLondonEngland
  2. 2.School of Mathematical and Computer SciencesHeriot-Watt UniversityEdinburghScotland
  3. 3.Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and DesignUniversity of DundeeDundeeScotland

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