Ph.D in Communication Sciences, Universita della Sivzzera Italiana/ University of Lugano (Switzerland). Title of the dissertation „Using Information Visualisation to Facilitate Instructors in Web-based Distance Education“ Promoted in June 2004
Graduated in Computer Science, University of Pisa, 1997
Postgraduate specialisation in Information Technologies, Centro Cefriel - Milano, 1997
Universitá della Svizzera Italiana/ University of Lugano, faculty of Communication Sciences: PostDoc researcher and teaching assistant
Universitá della Svizzera Italiana/ University of Lugano, faculty of Informatics: PostDoc teaching assistant
Telos Internet Solutions SAGL, founding partner
Student modelling and external graphical representations in distance education
Current Research Projects
List of Publications
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2004 - Best Alternate Tracks Paper Award
Riccardo Mazza, Vania Dimitrova. Visualising Student Tracking Data to Support Instructors in Web-Based Distance Education. In: 13th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2004) - Educational Track. New York May 17-22.
1998 - “1st Silicon-Cray Award”
supported by Silicon Graphics Italia & Cray Research. Special mention for the work with title: "Un sistema per il riconoscimento di comandi gestuali".