This is the First Year Probation Report submitted for the registration to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy at the Open University. Abstract Identifying and forecasting research trends is of critical importance for a variety of stakeholders, including researchers, academic publishers, institutional funding bodies, companies operating in the innovation space and others.
On the 20th of May 2015, my colleagues and I celebrated the 20th anniversary of the Knowledge Media Institute (KMi). The main point of the event was to show how far the KMi has reached as a lab and what is next in the Knowledge Media. The event itself has been organized in two main sessions. […]
Rexplore leverages novel solutions in large-scale data mining, semantic technologies and visual analytics, to provide an innovative environment for exploring and making sense of scholarly data. In particular, Rexplore allows users: To detect and make sense of important trends in research, such as, significant migrations of researchers from one area to another, the emergence of […]
The goal of the project “Smart Health 2.0” is the realization of a technological system that implements an innovative model of healthcare based on the paradigm of digital open architecture, modular and scalable. The system allows to enable the development of new models of applicative cooperation among different operating entities in the field of Health, […]
Introduction The LAMRECOR project (Advanced Logistics for people and goods mobility: mathematical models and trials related to new protocols for mail delivery) develops a set of technological solutions and services for advanced logistic, through a high integration of the sorting and delivery system of mail and other postal products of Poste Italiane SpA, with innovative ICT […]
Introduction The SS-RR project (Sviluppo di un Sistema per la Rilevazione della Risonanza, english: Development of a System for Resonance Detection) aims to develop methodologies exploiting current technologies in order to provide innovative services. In particular, the detection of harmony levels between one or more people in relation to external stimuli. For example, the measure of […]