General Information

We offer interesting Bachelor‘s and Master‘s thesis projects in the fields of social computing, data science, and learning technologies (see our research topics for more details) for students of Applied Computer Science, Komedia, and ISE. Below, we list the open, ongoing and completed theses supervised by our group. Please feel free to contact us for further details. You can also suggest your own research idea within the context of our research fields. For more information about our work, ckeck out our research projects and publications. We will then help you fine tune the scope and successfully conduct the project. If you tell us your interests and skills, we can find or define a thesis project together with you that matches your strengths best.

 

Thesis Guide

Please read our thesis guide for further information on how to conduct a thesis project at our group.

 

How to apply for Bachelor's / Master's Theses

If you want to write your thesis at our group, just contact us with a 2-page academic CV and a copy of your grade transcript from the university so far. The CV should include a short list of your academic / professional activities (finished projects, internships, publications, etc.) as well as your interests and skills. In particular, point out anything you may have done related to our research fields and why do you want to write a thesis at our group. Make sure to contact us via your official UDE email address.

Open Theses

Type

Topic

Contact

Master's Thesis Semantic Interest Modeling Using Embeddings Prof. Mohamed Chatti
Master's Thesis Recommending Learning Resources Based on Educational Knowledge Graphs Prof. Mohamed Chatti
Master's Thesis What-if? Interactions with an Explainable Scientific Literature Recommender System M.Sc. Mouadh Guesmi
Master's Thesis Explainable Learner Modeling M.Sc. Mouadh Guesmi
Master's Thesis (Komedia) An Evaluation Framework for Visually Explainable Recommender Systems M.Sc. Mouadh Guesmi
Master's Thesis Spark-based Indicator Execution in OpenLAP Prof. Mohamed Chatti
Master's Thesis Supporting Indicator Reuse and Recommendation in OpenLAP Prof. Mohamed Chatti


Additional topics in the areas of data science, learning analytics, visual analytics, and human-AI interaction are available on request.

Reserved Theses

Type

Topic

Contact

Master's Thesis Implementation and Evaluation of Different Intelligibility Types in a Visually Explainable Recommender System M.Sc. Mouadh Guesmi
Bachelor's Thesis Collaborative Mindmap-based Organization of Learning Resources in CourseMapper Prof. Mohamed Chatti

Ongoing Theses

Type

Topic

Supervisor

Author

Submission
Master's Thesis Learning Analytics Indicators to Support Personalization in CourseMapper Prof. Mohamed Chatti Ravali Bathula 06/2021
Master's Thesis Visualizing Evolution of Collaboration among Organizations Prof. Mohamed Chatti Elham Valipour 06/2021
Master's Thesis The effects of personal characteristics and level of detail on the perception of explanations in a recommender system M.Sc. Mouadh Guesmi Laura Vorgerd 05/2021
Master's Thesis Transparent Learning Analytics Indicators in OpenLAP Prof. Mohamed Chatti Shoeb Ahmed Joarder 04/2021
Bachelor's Thesis A User Study to Evaluate Interactive Linking of Text and Visualizations Prof. Mohamed Chatti Fadi Ajamian 02/2021
Master's Thesis Conference Insights: Visual Exploration of Topics and Trends in Conference Data M.Sc. Mouadh Guesmi Swarna Sri Teja Rampalli 12/2020

Completed Theses

Type

Topic

Author

Submission
Master's Thesis Learning Analytics to support the self-regulated course planning of students: A case study with the PERLA framework Florian Richtscheid 09/2020
Master's Thesis Learning Analytics to Support Novice Programmers' Self-Regulated Learning  Volkan Yuecepur 09/2020
Master's Thesis A Semantic Interest Modeling Toolkit Fangzheng Ji 08/2020
Master's Thesis Explainable and Scrutable Interest Modeling in Social Media using Visualizations Yiqi Sun 08/2020
Master's Thesis Opening Black-Box Interest Models for Transparent Recommendation Shadi Zumor 08/2020
Master's Thesis Supporting Interactive Indicators in OpenLAP Abdul-Rahman Khan 06/2020
Master's Thesis A Generic Infrastructure to Support Different Database Technologies in OpenLAP Muhammad Faizan Riaz 11/2019
Master's Thesis A Usability Improvement of the Indicator Editor in OpenLAP Bilawal Wajid Ali 11/2019
Master's Thesis SALMON: Sharing and Annotating Learning Materials Online Farbod Aprin 04/2019
Master's Thesis Automatically detecting Arabic broken plurals Yaffa Ibreighith 01/2019
Master's Thesis Integration of an xAPI-based Learning Record Store in the Open Learning Analytics Platform Sammar Javed 01/2019
Master's Thesis An Automated Testing Tool for User Interfaces of Web Applications Ruiqi Zhao 11/2018
Bachelor's Thesis Development of a Standalone Smartwatch Application for Health Promotion: A User-Centered Approach Yao Chen 10/2018
Master's Thesis Development of an xAPI Dashboard for Moodle Qi An 09/2018
Master's Thesis Analysis of the Evolution of Collaboration and Publication Activities in a Group of Young Researchers Mina Ghobadi 09/2018
Bachelor's Thesis Extending a H5P Video Tagging Tool with a Tag Cloud Leander Heinrich 08/2018
Bachelor's Thesis Guided Learning in the Computational Thinking Learning Environment ctGameStudio Jessica Feldkamp 08/2018
Bachelor's Thesis Evaluating the Transitions between Reactive Rule-based and Block-based Programming from a Computational Thinking Perspective Anna Taphorn 07/2018
Master's Thesis A Framework for Analysing Collaboration Patterns of Online Learning Groups using Sequence Analysis Dorian Doberstein 06/2018
Bachelor's Thesis Fostering Computational Thinking Skills with a Simulation Environment for  Roulette Strategies Thomas Jagla 06/2018