Paper on student attention related to their learning gain

Urban Burnik, Janez Zaletelj, Andrej Košir: Video-based learners’ observed attention estimates for lecture learning gain evaluation This paper suggests an objective and non-intrusive evaluation of learners’ attention against learning outcomes by introducing an observed attention estimate (OAE). The procedure uses human annotations based on visual cues with a supporting video…

Open PHD position

We have an open PhD position starting in 2017 financed by the Nielsen company. The objective of this PhD study is to design an automated personal multimedia exposure meter: Computational Approach towards Evaluating Cognitive Load on HCI-Related Tasks. This will be achieved by: 1.) creating an ambient data collection in line…

A release of a new Springer new Emotions and Personality in Personalized Services announced

Springer publisher announced a release of a new book Emotions and Personality in Personalized Services linked here, edited by Tkalčič, M., De Carolis, B., de Gemmis, M., Odić, A., and Košir, A. The book covers: Bridges personalization algorithms, such as recommender systems, with psychologically motivated user-centric concepts, such as emotions and personality…