Category: OnlineEvent, SS2021

Background Agent-based models can be used to simulate population behaviour. Using the simulated behaviours, we can analyse the different components that affect the spread of infections. Our current experience with the pandemic has shown that different regions might have a different response to simi...

Category: OnlineEvent, WS2020/21

Background COVID-19 has forced the world into social distancing and self-isolation, and with the general goal of not saturating the healthcare system, establishing an adequate threshold for when to contact the doctor is difficult. Some people may be overreacting to any minor symptom, while other pe...

Category: OnlineEvent, WS2020/21

Background The field of knowledge discovery has focused on the extraction of rules created from the frequent association symbols. With the recent introduction of the Bayesian rule mining algorithms, the focus is shifting from measuring relevance based on rule frequency and moving towards the increa...

Category: OnlineEvent, WS2020/21

Background Particle models can be used to simulate population behaviour. Using the simulated behaviours, we can analyse the different components that affect spreads of infections. Our current experience with the pandemic has shown that different regions might have a different response to similar in...

Category: OnlineEvent, SS2020

Background The field of knowledge discovery has focused on the extraction of rules created from the frequent association symbols. With the recent introduction of the Bayesian rule mining algorithms, the focus is shifting from measuring relevance based on rule frequency and moving towards the increa...

Category: OnlineEvent, SS2020

Background COVID-19 has forced the world into social distancing and self-isolation, and with the general goal of not saturating the healthcare system, establishing an adequate threshold for when to contact the doctor is difficult. Some people may be overreacting to any minor symptom, while other pe...

Category: OnlineEvent, SS2020

Background With the onset of COVID-19 as a world pandemic, social contact plays an important role in the spread of the virus. When a person is tested positive for the virus, the risk of infection of that person’s social network increases. As a mean to slow down the spread of the virus, experts prop...

Category: Student Projects, WS2019/20

Seminar description With the onslaught of fake news and identity politics, the art of the discourse is fading out. Specifically, people have abandoned the dialectic discourse and opted for an “I am right you are wrong” approach. The crux of the matter is that when people are presented with facts th...

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