DS1PTS - Personalized Communication Systems

Course specification
Course title Personalized Communication Systems
Acronym DS1PTS
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Telecommunications and Information Technologies
Type of study doctoral studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ESPB 9.0 Status elective
      Condition None
      The goal Introduce the students to the state-of-the-art in personalized systems and applications design.
      The outcome The students will be able to get involved into research and design work in this area.
      Contents of lectures Importance of personalization. Procedures for adding personalized features to content and applications. Recommender systems. Internet search. Mobile applications. Personalization under special and atypical usage scenarios.
      Contents of exercises Personalized application design.
      1. Ricci, F.; Rokach, L.; Shapira, B.; Kantor, P.B. (Eds.): Recommender Systems Handbook, Springer, 2011 (Original title)
      2. Milan Bjelica, Ana Perić: “Adaptive Feedback Schemes for Personalized Content Retrieval”, IEEE Transactions on Consumer Electronics, Issue 3, Volume 57, pp. 1251-1257, August 2011 (Original title)
      3. Milan Bjelica: “Unobtrusive Relevance Feedback for Personalized TV Program Guides”, IEEE Transactions on Consumer Electronics, Issue 2, Volume 57, pp. 658-663, May 2011 (Original title)
      4. Milan Bjelica: “Experiment with User Modeling for Communication Service Retrieval”, IEEE Communications Letters, Issue 10, Volume 12, pp. 797-799, October 2008 (Original title)
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
      Methods of teaching Consultations and study research work
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
      Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 10
      Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 20
      Projects 70
      Colloquia 0
      Seminars 0