Debjanee Barua
PhD Student

Contact Details

E-mail: dbarua@it.usyd.edu.au
Phone: +61 2 9351 5711

School of Information Technologies
Level 3 West, Building J12
University of Sydney
NSW, 2006, Australia

Web-site: http://www.it.usyd.edu.au/~dbarua

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Research Interests

Human Computer Interaction, Pervasive computing, Machine learning, Datamining, Pattern Recognition


Debjanee Barua is a PhD student in School of Information Technology in University of Sydney. She is working on Lifelong User Modelling project with CHAI research group. She completed her Bachelors in Computer Science and Engineering from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET). During her undergraduate study, she achieved Dean’s List Scholarship and University Merit Scholarship for holding Honours marks. Her undergraduate thesis is presented in International Symposium on Neural Networks (ISNN). Before starting her PhD, she worked as a Junior Lecturer in School of Engineering and Computer Science in Independent University Bangladesh.

Current Projects

Recent Publications

A. Fekete, J. Kay, M. J. Franklin, D. Barua, and B. Kummerfeld. Managing information for personal goals (vision). In 31st IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering Workshops, ICDE Workshops 2015, Seoul, South Korea, April 13-17, 2015, pages 30-33, 2015. [View Details]

D. Barua, J. Kay, B. Kummerfeld, and C. Paris. Modelling long term goals. In User Modeling, Adaptation, and Personalization (UMAP), volume 8538, pages 1-12, Aalborg, Denmark, 2014. [View Details]

D. Barua, J. Kay, and C. Paris. Viewing and controlling personal sensor data: What do users want? In PERSUASIVE 2013, LNCS 7822, pages 15-26. Springer, Heidelberg, 2013. [View Details]

D. Barua, J. Kay, and C. Paris. Foundations for infrastructure and interfaces to support user control in long-term user modelling. In OzCHI, Australian HCI Conference, pages 125-134, 2013. [View Details]

D. Barua, J. Kay, B. Kummerfeld, and C. Paris. A framework for modelling goals in personal lifelong informatics. In CHI Workshop Personal Informatics in Practice: Improving Quality of Life Through Data, 2012. [View Details]

D. Barua, J. Kay, B. Kummerfeld, and C. Paris. Theoretical foundations for user-controlled forgetting in scrutable long term user models. In OZCHI, pages 40-49, 2011. [View Details]

D. Barua, J. Kay, and B. Kummerfeld. Personis-lf: user modelling framework with user controlled forgetting for pervasive lifelong personalisation. In Pervasive Intelligibility: Workshop on Intelligibility and Control in Pervasive Computing at Pervasive 2011, 2011. [View Details]

D. Barua, J. Kay, B. Kummerfeld, S. Kleitman, C. paris, and R. Azevedo. Personal goals and metacognitive scaffolding as a unifying framework for personal health informatics. In M. Z. Carsten Röcker, A. Holzinger, S. Hansen, and K. McGee, editors, Third International Workshop on Smart Healthcare Applications(SmartHEALTH'11) at OzCHI., pages 22-25, 2011. [View Details]