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Athabasca University

Research Area Information:

Main Research Area: User Adaptive Systems
Total Project 10
Total Funding 4,289,823
Total Number of Faculty Involved 0
Total Number of Research Assistants Involved 0
Source Name Total Funding
AU72,000
Industry777,000
NSERC1,350,000
Other1,080,823
Provincial1,010,000
Faculty Researcher(s)
Research Areas
adaptive learning systemartificial intelligence and educationbayesian belief networks
blogscausal modellingco-regulated learning
cognitive modellingcommunity information managementcomputational models of learning analytics
computer-supported collaborative learningcomputer-supported cooperative workcomputing techniques for learning analytics
data miningdata, skill, competency, and knowledgedesign (principles and guidelines, process, applications)
design of web systemsdigital librariese-education
e-instructional designe-learninge-portfolio
e-scienceevaluation issues (methods, usability, experience)game-based learning
human-based issues (perception, cognition, affect)impact (humans, work, organization, society, culture, international)information visualization
interactive technologies (visual, information display)knowledge representation and reasoningknowledge tracing
learning intervention, privacy, and ethicslocation-aware computingmechanism design
mixed initiativesmobile and ubiquitous computingmobile learning
mobile technologiesmodel tracingmodel-driven architecture and development
multi-modal user interactionnatural language understandingNLP
ontologiesorganisational vs. individual learningpersonalisation and adaptivity
personalizationrealtime feedbackrequirements
self-regulated learningsemantic websemi- and unstructured data
service-oriented architecturessocial computingsocial impact
social mediasocial networkssoftware architecture
software product linestechnology-enhanced learningthe participants and their roles (end user, IS professional)
theories of learning analyticsuser adaptive interactionuser interface design and evaluation
user modellingvisualisation and interactionweb services
Project Name Start Date End Date Total Funding
NSERC/iCORE/Xerox/Markin Industrial Research Chair in Adaptivity and Personalization in Informatics2010-04-012015-03-312,280,000
Canada Research Chair (Tier II) in Semantic Technologies2009-01-012013-12-31500,000
Reasoning Capability of Intelligent Agents for Adaptive Learning2008-04-012013-04-0175,000
OsMoSyS2010-10-012012-12-01875,000
Social Spaces2009-10-012012-09-01460,000
Mixed-Initiative Writing2011-01-012012-08-3115,000
Dynamic Learning Content Adaptation using a Software Product Line Approach2010-04-012010-09-306,000
iPhone Client Mobile Application Development of Mobile Virtual Campus System for Adaptive Mobile learning2010-03-012010-08-316,000
Computerized Method of Assessing Open-ended Questions2009-10-012010-03-315,823
Bringing Technology to Market - Lyryx Learning & Athabasca University Online Learning Project2009-07-012010-03-2067,000

Updated July 30 2015 by FST Technical Staff

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