Seminars at the Faculty of Informatics

Diversity and Novelty in Data Streams

The Faculty of Informatics is pleased to announce a seminar given by Fazli Can


DATE: Tuesday, January 29th, 2014

PLACE: USI Lugano Campus, room SI-006, Informatics building (Via G. Buffi 13)

TIME: 15.30



This talk aims to provide a unifying account of current research on diversity and novelty in data stream processing (DSP). I will cover novelty detection, diversification, applications, and future research in DSP and the most established approaches for producing and evaluating diverse results in the context of data streams.



Fazli Can is a professor of Computer Engineering at Bilkent University, Turkey. He received the PhD degree in computer engineering from METU (Turkey, 1985). He was one of the two coeditors of ACM SIGIR Forum (1995-2002). He has extensively published in ACM TODS, ACM TOIS, IPM, JASIST,  SIGIR etc. His more recent works on topic tracking and novelty detection have been published in JASIST.


HOST: Prof. Fabio Crestani

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