University of Leeds
School of Computing
PhD in Artificial Intelligence in Education at “Computer Based Learning Unit, Leeds University”. Title of the dissertation “Interactive Open Learner Modelling”, degree awarded September 2001
Lecturer in Informatics, School of Computing, Leeds University
Member of Informatics Research Group at Leeds University
Artificial Intelligence in Education
Intelligent Tutoring Systems
Human Computer Interaction
Knowledge Representation and Reasoning
Mazza, Ricardo; Dimitrova, Vania. CourseVis: A graphical student monitoring tool for supporting instructors in web-based distance courses. International Journal of Human Computer Studies, vol. 65, pp. 125-139. 2007.
Gonzalez-Barahona, Jesus M; Dimitrova, Vania; Chaparo, Diego; Tebb, Chris; Romero, Teofilio; Canas, Luis; Matravers, Julika; Kleanthous, Styliani. Community-driven development of educational materials: the Edukalibre approach in: Nejdl,W &Tochtermann, K (editors) Innovative Approaches for Learning and Knowledge Sharing - First European Conference on Technology Enhanced Learning EC-TEL 2006 Proceedings, pp. 125-139 Springer-Verlag. 2006.
Aroyo, L; Denaux, R; Dimitrova, V; Pye, M. Interactive ontology-based user knowledge acquisition: a case study in: Sure, Y & Domingue, J (editors) The Semantic Web: Research and Applications: 3rd European Semantic Web Conference, ESWC 2006, pp. 560-574 Springer-Verlag. 2006.
Plate, C; Basselin, N; Kroner, A; Schneider, M; Baldes, S; Dimitrova, V; Jameson, A. Recomindation: new functions for augmented memories in: Wade, V, Ashman, H & Smyth, B (editors) Adaptive Hypermedia and Adaptive Web-Based Systems: Proceedings of AH 2006, pp. 141-150 Springer-Verlag. 2006.
Yongjian, Huang; Dimitrova, Vania; Agarwal, Pragya. Detecting mismatches between a user's and a system's conceptualizations to empower user modelling for the Semantic Web in: Workshop on Personalisation in the Semantic Web, User Modelling, PerSWeb05, pp. 53-63. 2005.
Denaux, Ronald; Dimitrova, Vania; Aroyo, Lora. Integrating open user modeling and learning content management for the semantic web in: Ardissono,L, Brna,P & Mitrovic, A (editors) User Modeling 2005: 10th International Conference, UM 2005, pp. 9-18 Springer-Verlag. 2005.