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Fjodor J. Ruzic
Institute for Informatics
Zagreb, Croatia
 

Fjodor Ruzic is a doctor (PhD) in information sciences at the University of Zagreb. He is currently active at the Institute for Informatics as a consultant/lecturer in new media/interactive multimedia systems, information communications systems, and information services. He has studied information sciences since 1985 and is a member of many national and international bodies relating to telecommunications systems integrity, information resources management, and multimedia systems environments. He has worked on both the research and implementation sides of networked databases, educational material, and digital media, from distributed systems development through cloud computing. He has published over 130 scientific and research papers in various international journals and is an author of several books dealing with graphical user interfaces, multimedia, and the Internet. He has done additional work on Web 4.x real-world deployment, especially related to contextual and cognitive Web development. He also promotes open source and open norms, as well as Creative Commons, in the information technology community.

With his expertise in the technical field, he has expanded his research area to include information technology legislation, especially in privacy/data protection, electronic signatures, and electronic documents. His efforts in this area resulted in the preparation of the national laws on electronic signatures and electronic documents, where he was involved in establishing national certification authority.

He is an active member of the program and editorial boards of various scientific journals including the Journal of Information Technology Education: Research; Information Resources Management Journal; the International Journal of Information Systems in the Service Sector; and the Journal of Cloud Computing. He also actively participates in the activities of several international associations, including the Data Processing Management Association, Informing Science Institute, the International Telecommunications Society, and the World Teleport Association. He also participated as a team member of ATAS--UNCSTD in the Information Technology and Development group. In the context of e-governance development, he participated in the preparation of the recommendation on e-democracy within the Council of Europe and especially in defining e-governance principles.

Through his work on the legal framework for information society development, he is also active in expanding new forms of literacy needed for the information society--especially in electronic government activities working as an ECDL coordinator and a licensed ECDL examiner. His recent research activities are in the fields of IoT and drone-based data acquisition, accompanied by the utilization of smart information appliances in business and education.


     

Unifying computing resources and access interface to support parallel and distributed computing education
Ngo L., Srinath A., Denton J., Ziolkowski M.  Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing 118(P1): 201-212, 2018. Type: Article

Parallel and distributed computing is a great solution in the modern systems world. The important issue when teaching parallel and distributed computing is to prepare students for challenges related to hardware architectures and interconnections, ...

 

 Digital behaviour change interventions to break and form habits
Pinder C., Vermeulen J., Cowan B., Beale R.  ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction 25(3): 1-66, 2018. Type: Article

Whenever research on behavior is in progress, a special category is also under review in terms of habit. In the context of behavior change, it is of interest to find how habit could influence behavior, especially in digital environments. Thus, it ...

 

State-of-art approaches for review spammer detection: a survey
Dewang R., Singh A.  Journal of Intelligent Information Systems 50(2): 231-264, 2018. Type: Article

The constant growth of e-commerce and online markets presents new paradigms for buyer and seller behavior. Most of us searching for goods or services online ask for information sources containing not only a description of the service/product, but ...

 

Proxy-assisted access control scheme of cloud data for smart cities
Fan K., Wang J., Wang X., Yang Y.  Personal and Ubiquitous Computing 21(5): 937-947, 2017. Type: Article

The rapid development of cloud and fog computing accompanied by the deployment of the Internet of Things (IoT) ensure big data collection from various sources, including humans, devices, and assets. The core of any smart city project is IoT, which...

 

Location detection and disambiguation from Twitter messages
Inkpen D., Liu J., Farzindar A., Kazemi F., Ghazi D.  Journal of Intelligent Information Systems 49(2): 237-253, 2017. Type: Article

Imagine Twitter as a location-based service that helps businesses and other organizations to act according to the location data from Twitter messages. Maybe it sounds strange or impossible, but it is a reality. Detecting locations from Twitter mes...

 
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