Róbert works as a senior researcher focusing on user modeling, personalization and machine learning. Lately, he has been researching how to characterize, detect and mitigate misinformation. In 2017, he obtained a Doctoral degree in Intelligent Software Systems from the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, where he also worked as an Assistant Professor from 2017 to 2020, teaching Intelligent Data Analysis. While at the university, he was a member of the PeWe (Personalized Web) research group led by Prof. Bieliková and worked at the User Experience and Interaction Research Center.
Róbert has co-operated in several international research projects with the University of Lugano, University of British Columbia, and Bar-Ilan University. He has worked in more than 10 national and international research projects and has been involved in multiple industry projects.
Conferences and Workshops: UMAP (Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization), ETRA (ACM Symposium on Eye Tracking Research and Applications), IJCAI (International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence)
Journals: Journal of Web Engineering, Journal of Eye Movement Research
Professional Societies: ACM (Professional member), ACM Slovakia Chapter (Secretary), Slovak.AI (Supporter)
Misinformation Detection in Healthcare Domain
Automated Recognition of Antisocial Behaviour in Online Communities
Intercultural Aspects of Compassion, Self-Compassion, and Self-Criticism and Testing of the Means of their Influencing
Modeling, Prediction and Evaluation of User Behavior Based on the Web Interaction for Adaptation and Personalization
Innovative Methods of Teaching Informatics in Large Groups with Support for Online Education
Human Information Behavior in the Digital Space
Selected Student Supervising
- Hucko Andrej – Explainable Fake News Detection Method. Defended 2020
- Kuchár Vladimír – Automatic text comprehension detection. Defended 2019
- Mokrý Martin – Identification of the user skill on the Web based on patterns in eye tracking data. Defended 2018