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Our publications

These are some key articles developed by members of our research team.

Digital Preservation

Digital preservation is a formal endeavor to ensure that digital information of continuing value remains accessible and usable.

>> How can we guarantee the preservation of all the digital content?

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Addressing Long-Term Digital Preservation Through Computational Intelligence

Year: 2015

Authors: JA Olvera, JL de la Rosa

Reference: Advances in Practical Applications of Agents, Multi-Agent Systems, and … 


Time Machine: Projecting the Digital Assets onto the Future Simulation Environment

Year: 2015

Authors: JA Olvera, JL de la Rosa

Reference: Advances in Practical Applications of Agents, Multi-Agent Systems, and …


Evaluating Auction Mechanisms for the Preservation of Cost-Aware Digital Objects Under Constrained Digital Preservation Budgets

Year: 2015

Authors: Jose Antonio Olvera, Paulo Nicolás Carrillo, Josep Lluis de la Rosa

Reference: Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries Volume 9316 of the series Lecture Notes in Computer Science pp: 334-337.


Combinatorial and multi-unit auctions applied to digital preservation of self-preserving objects

Year: 2014

Authors: Jose Antonio Olvera, Paulo Nicolás Carrillo, Josep Lluis de la Rosa

Reference: Artificial Intelligence Research and Development-Recent Advances and …


Agents for social search in long-term digital preservation

Year: 2010

Authors: JL de la Rosa, A Trias, R Ruusalepp, K Aas, A Moreno, E Roura, A Bres, …

Reference: 2010 Sixth International Conference on Semantics, Knowledge and Grids, 363-366 


Agents that supply knowledge exchange in long-term digital preservation

Year: 2010

Authors: JL de la Rosa, A Trias, R Ruusalepp, K Aas, A Moreno, E Roura, A Bres, …

Reference: eChallenges, 2010, 1-9

 

 

Social Search

Social search is a behavior of retrieving and searching on a social searching engine that mainly searches user-generated content such as news, videos and images related search queries on social media.

>> How can we use data generated by users to provide recommendations?

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Applying short-term memory to social search agents

Year: 2015

Authors: A Trias i Mansilla, Sam Sethserey, Josep Lluís de la Rosa

Reference: Procedia Computer Science 68, 217-226  


Question Waves: A multicast query routing algorithm for social search

Year: 2013

Authors: Albert Trias i MansillaJosep Lluís de la Rosa i Esteva

Reference: Information Sciences, Volume 253, 20 December 2013, Pages 1–25


Survey of social search from the perspectives of the village paradigm and online social networks

Year: 2013

Authors: Albert Trias i MansillaJosep Lluís de la Rosa i Esteva

Reference: Journal of Information Science, October 2013 vol. 39 no. 5 688-707


Asknext: An agent protocol for social search

Year: 2012

Authors: Albert Trias i MansillaJosep Lluís de la Rosa i Esteva

Reference: Information Sciences, Volume 190, 1 May 2012, Pages 144–161


Social Presence Approach Within the Question and Answering eLearning Model: An Experiment with a Multi-Agent System

Year: 2012

Authors: C Avila, J Bacca, JL de la Rosa, S Baldiris, R Fabregat

Reference: Revista Respuestas 17 (1), 27-34 


Propagation of question waves by means of trust in a social network

Year: 2011

Authors: AT Mansilla, JL de la Rosa Esteva

Reference: Flexible Query Answering Systems, 186-197 


A negotiation-style recommender based on computational ecology in open negotiation environments

Year: 2011

Authors: JL de la Rosa, N Hormazábal, S Aciar, G Lopardo, A Trias, M Montaner

Reference: Industrial Electronics, IEEE Transactions on 58 (6), 2073-2085

Virtual Currencies

A virtual currency or virtual money has been defined a type of unregulated, digital money, which is issued and usually controlled by its developers, and used and accepted among the members of a specific virtual community.

>>What are virtual currencies for? How can we implement them succesfully?

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Evaluating Auction Mechanisms for the Preservation of Cost-Aware Digital Objects Under Constrained Digital Preservation Budgets

Year: 2015

Authors: Jose Antonio Olvera, Paulo Nicolás Carrillo, Josep Lluis de la Rosa

Reference: Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries Volume 9316 of the series Lecture Notes in Computer Science pp: 334-337.


The First Bank of Cents: Innovative Carpooling Through Social Currencies

Year: 2012

Authors: JL de la Rosa, A Bikfalvi

Reference: Sustaining Innovation, 31-48 

Other research areas

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Computer Vision:

Review of Methods to Predict Social Image Interestingness and Memorability

Year: 2015

Authors: X Amengual, A Bosch, JL de la Rosa

Reference: Computer Analysis of Images and Patterns, 64-76


A Case Study Analysis of Factors Determining Success or Failure for Participants in Collaborative Innovation Projects in e-Government

Year: 2013

Authors: T Keefe, A Bikfalvi, M Beer, JL De La Rosa

Reference: ECEG2013-13th European Conference on eGovernment: ECEG 2013, 276 


E-Government Service Evaluation: A Multiple-item Scale for Assessing Information Quality.

Year: 2013

Authors: A Bikfalvi, JL de la Rosa, TN Keefe

Reference: EGOV/ePart Ongoing Research, 54-61 


An Internet measure of the value of citations

Year: 2012

Authors:  BK Szymanski, JL de la Rosa, M Krishnamoorthy

Reference: Information Sciences 185 (1), 18-31 


Inferring the semantic properties of sentences by mining syntactic parse trees

Year: 2012

Authors:  BA Galitsky, JL de la Rosa, G Dobrocsi

Reference: Data & Knowledge Engineering 81, 21-45

Conferences & Events

These are some of key conferences in our sector.

AAMAS

AAMAS 2015 – AAMAS is the leading scientific conference for research in autonomous agents and multiagent systems.

Deadline: 13/11/2016

IJCAI

IJCAI– 25th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence IJCAI-16!. New York City

Deadline: 27/01/2016

ECAI

ECAI – 22nd European Conference on Artificial Intelligence – ECAI 2016
29 August – 2 September 2016, The Hague, The Netherlands
Deadline: 15/04/2016

CCIA

CCIA– Thirtieth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-16) will be held February 12–17 at the Phoenix Convention Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

PAAMS

PAAMS– 14th International Conference on Practical Applications of Agents and Multi-Agent Systems. University of Sevilla – Sevilla (Spain) | 1st-3rd June, 2016

Deadline: 11/01/2016