Vedran Podobnik - Publications

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Theses


Podobnik, Vedran.
Multi-Agent System for Telecommunication Service Provisioning based on User Profiles. (pdf in Croatian)
PhD Thesis, University of Zagreb Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, Zagreb (Croatia), 2010.

Podobnik, Vedran.
Software Agents in Electronic Markets. (pdf in Croatian)
Master Thesis, University of Zagreb Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, Zagreb (Croatia), 2006.

Books and Proceedings

Ceppi, Sofia; David, Esther; Podobnik, Vedran; Robu, Valentin; Shehory, Onn; Stein, Sebastian; Vetsikas, Ioannis A.
Agent-Mediated Electronic Commerce: Designing Trading Strategies and Mechanisms for Electronic Markets
Heidelberg New York Dordrecht London: Springer, 2014.

Podobnik, Vedran.
Proceedings of the Workshop on Trading Agent Design and Analysis (TADA 2013) @ AAAI 2013. (pdf)
Bellevue, Washington, SAD: Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 2013.

Podobnik, Vedran; Petric, Ana; Ketter, Wolfgang.
Proceedings of the Special Session on Trading Agent Competition @ KES-AMSTA 2012. (pdf)
Zagreb, Croatia: University of Zagreb, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, 2012.

Book chapters 

Podobnik, Vedran; Ackermann, Daniel; Grubisic, Tomislav; Lovrek, Ignac.
Web 2.0 as a foundation for Social Media Marketing: global perspectives and the local case of Croatia. (pdf)
Cases on Web 2.0 in Developing Countries: Studies on Implementation, Application, and Use / Azab, Nahed, editor(s).
Hershey: IGI Global, 2013, pp. 342-379.

Fornara, Nicoletta; Jezic, Gordan; Kusek, Mario; Lovrek, Ignac; Podobnik, Vedran; Trzec, Krunoslav.
Semantics in Multi-agent Systems. (pdf)
Agreement Technologies / Ossowski, Sascha, editor(s).
Dordrecht: Springer, 2013, pp. 115-136.

Bojic, Iva; Lipic, Tomislav; Podobnik, Vedran.
Bio-inspired Clustering and Data Diffusion in Machine Social Networks. (pdf)
Computational Social Networks: Mining and Visualization / Abraham, Ajith, editor(s).
London: Springer Verlag, 2012, pp. 51-79.

Podobnik, Vedran; Galetic, Vedran; Trzec, Krunoslav; Jezic, Gordan.
Group-Oriented Service Provisioning in Next Generation Network. (pdf)
Innovations in Multi-Agent Systems and Applications / Srinivasan, Dipti; Jain, Lakhmi C., editor(s).
Berlin Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2010, pp. 277-298.

Podobnik, Vedran; Trzec, Krunoslav; Jezic, Gordan.
An Agent-Based B2C Electronic Market in the Next-Generation Internet. (pdf)
Encyclopedia of E-Business Development and Management in the Digital Economy / Lee, In, editor(s).
Hershey: Business Science Reference, 2010, pp. 227-238.

Podobnik, Vedran; Petric, Ana; Trzec, Krunoslav; Jezic, Gordan.
Software Agents in New Generation Networks: Towards the Automation of Telecom Processes. (pdf)
Knowledge Processing and Decision Making in Agent-Based Systems / Jain, Lakhmi C.; Nguyen, Ngoc Thanh, editor(s).
Berlin Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2009, pp. 71-99.

Podobnik, Vedran; Trzec, Krunoslav; Jezic, Gordan.
Context-Aware Service Provisioning in Next-Generation Networks: An Agent Approach. (pdf)
Agent Technologies and Web Engineering: Applications and Systems / Alkhatib, Ghazi; Rine, David, editor(s).
Hershey: Information Science Reference, 2009, pp. 19-38.

Journal papers

Babic, Jurica; Podobnik, Vedran.
An Analysis of Power Trading Agent Competition 2014. (pdf)
Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing. 187 (2014); 1-15.

Agrawal, Vikas; Archibald, Christopher; Bhatt, Mehul; Bui, Hung; Cook, Diane J.; Cortes, Juan; Geib, Christopher; Gogate, Vibhav; Guesgen, Hans W.; Jannach, Dietmar; Johanson, Michael; Kersting, Kristian; Konidaris, George; Kotthoff, Lars; Michalowski, Martin; Natarajan, Sriraam; O'Sullivan, Barry; Pickett, Marc; Podobnik, Vedran; Poole, David; Shastri, Lokendra; Shehu, Amarda; Sukthankar, Gita.
The AAAI-13 Conference Workshops. (pdf)
AI Magazine. 34 (2013), 4; 108-115.

Vrdoljak, Luka; Podobnik, Vedran; Jezic, Gordan.
Forecasting the Acceptance of New Information Services by using the Semantic-aware Prediction Model. (pdf)
Computer Science and Information Systems. 10 (2013), 3; 1025-1052.

Siranovic, Irena; Cavka, Tomislav; Petric, Ana; Podobnik, Vedran.
A Bidding Agent for Advertisement Auctions: An Overview of the CrocodileAgent 2010. (pdf)
Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing. 119 (2013); 71-86.

Bojic, Iva; Podobnik, Vedran; Petric, Ana.
Swarm-oriented mobile services: Step towards green communication. (pdf)
Expert systems with applications. 39 (2012), 9; 7874-7886.

Vrdoljak, Luka; Podobnik, Vedran; Jezic, Gordan.
Forecasting Consumer Interest in New Services using Semantic-aware Prediction Model: the Case of YouTube Clip Popularity. (pdf)
Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 7327 (2012); 454-463.

Bojic, Iva; Podobnik, Vedran; Ljubi, Igor; Jezic, Gordan; Kusek, Mario.
A Self-optimizing Mobile Network: Auto-tuning the Network with Firefly-synchronized Agents. (pdf)
Information Sciences. 182 (2012), 1; 77-92.

Bojic, Iva; Podobnik, Vedran; Kusek, Mario; Jezic, Gordan.
Collaborative Urban Computing: Serendipitous Cooperation between Users in an Urban Environment. (pdf)
Cybernetics and Systems. 42 (2011), 5; 287-307.

Podobnik, Vedran; Lovrek, Ignac.
An Agent-based Platform for Ad-hoc Social Networking. (pdf)
Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 6682 (2011); 74-83.

Belavic, Rebeka; Basuga, Marko; Podobnik, Vedran; Petric, Ana; Lovrek, Ignac.
Agent-based Social Networking for Mobile Users. (pdf)
International Journal of Intelligent Information and Database Systems. 4 (2010), 6; 599-628.

Podobnik, Vedran; Bojic, Iva; Vrdoljak, Luka; Kusek, Mario.
Achieving Collaborative Service Provisioning for Mobile Network Users: the CollDown Example. (pdf)
Infocommunications Journal. 65 (2010), 3; 46-52.

Vrdoljak, Luka; Bojic, Iva; Podobnik, Vedran; Jezic, Gordan; Kusek, Mario.
Group-oriented Services: A Shift toward Consumer-Managed Relationship in Telecom Industry. (pdf)
Transactions on Computational Collective Intelligence. 2 (2010); 70-89.

Podobnik, Vedran; Lovrek, Ignac.
Telco Agent: Enabler of Paradigm Shift towards Customer-Managed Relationship. (pdf)
Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 6276 (2010); 251-260.

Bojic, Iva; Podobnik, Vedran; Kusek, Mario.
Agent-enabled Collaborative Downloading: Towards Energy-efficient Provisioning of Group-oriented Services. (pdf)
Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 6071 (2010); 62-71. 

Sardinha, Alberto; Benisch, Michael; Sadeh, Norman; Ravichandran, Ramprasad; Podobnik, Vedran; Stan, Mihai.
The 2007 Procurement Challenge: A Competition to Evaluate Mixed Procurement Strategies. (pdf)
Electronic Commerce Research and Applications. 8 (2009), 2; 106-114.

Petric, Ana; Trzec, Krunoslav; Jurasovic, Kresimir; Podobnik, Vedran; Jezic, Gordan; Kusek, Mario; Ljubi, Igor.
Agent-based Support for Context-aware Provisioning of IMS-enabled Ubiquitous Services. (pdf)
Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 5907 (2009); 71-82.

Podobnik, Vedran; Matijasevic, Maja; Lovrek, Ignac; Skorin-Kapov, Lea; Desic, Sasa.
Agent-based Framework for Personalized Service Provisioning in Converged IP Networks. (pdf)
Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 5907 (2009); 83-94.

Podobnik, Vedran; Petric, Ana; Trzec, Krunoslav; Galetic, Vedran; Jezic, Gordan.
Agent-based Provisioning of Group-oriented Non-linear Telecommunication Services. (pdf)
Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 5796 (2009); 193-204.

Podobnik, Vedran; Petric, Ana; Jezic, Gordan.
An Agent-based Solution for Dynamic Supply Chain Management. (pdf)
Journal of Universal Computer Science. 14 (2008), 7; 1080-1104.

Frkovic, Fran; Podobnik, Vedran; Trzec, Krunoslav; Jezic, Gordan.
Agent-based User Personalization Using Context-aware Semantic Reasoning. (pdf)
Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 5177 (2008); 166-173.

Milicic, Tvrtko; Podobnik, Vedran; Petric, Ana; Jezic, Gordan.
The CrocodileAgent: A Software Agent for SCM Procurement Gaming. (pdf)
Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 5027 (2008); 865-875.

Podobnik, Vedran; Jezic, Gordan; Trzec, Krunoslav.
Towards New Generation of Mobile Communications: Discovery of Ubiquitous Resources. (pdf)
Electrotechnical Review. 75 (2008), 1-2; 31-36.

Petric, Ana; Podobnik, Vedran; Jezic, Gordan.
The CrocodileAgent: Designing a Robust Trading Agent for Volatile E-market Conditions. (pdf)
Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 4496 (2007); 597-606.

Petric, Ana; Podobnik, Vedran; Jezic, Gordan.
The CrocodileAgent 2005: An Overview of the TAC SCM Agent. (pdf)
Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 4452 (2007); 219-233.

Podobnik, Vedran; Jezic, Gordan; Trzec, Krunoslav.
A Multi-Agent System for Auction-based Resource Discovery in Semantic-aware B2C Mobile Commerce. (pdf)
International Transactions on Systems Science and Applications. 3 (2007), 2; 169-182.

Podobnik, Vedran; Petric, Ana; Jezic, Gordan.
The CrocodileAgent: Research for Efficient Agent-based Cross-Enterprise Processes. (pdf)
Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 4277 (2006); 752-762.

Podobnik, Vedran; Trzec, Krunoslav; Jezic, Gordan.
An Auction-based Semantic Service Discovery Model for E-Commerce Applications. (pdf)
Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 4277 (2006); 97-106.

Conference papers

Smailovic, Vanja; Striga, Darko; Mamic, Dora-Petra; Podobnik, Vedran.
Calculating User’s Social Influence through the SmartSocial Platform. (pdf)
Proceedings of the 22th International Conference on Software, Telecommunications and Computer Networks (SoftCOM 2014) / Rozic, Nikola; Begusic, Dinko, editors(s).
Split, Croatia: IEEE, 2014. 383-387.

Smailovic, Vanja; Striga, Darko; Podobnik, Vedran.
Advanced User Profiles for the SmartSocial Platform: Reasoning upon Multi-Source User Data. (pdf)
Web Proceedings of the 6th ICT Innovations Conference 2014 / Madevska-Bogdanova, Ana; Gjorgjevikj, Dejan, editor(s).
Ohrid, Macedonia: ICT-ACT, 2014. 258-268.

Babic, Jurica; Podobnik, Vedran.
Energy Informatics in Smart Grids: Agent-based Modelling of Electricity Markets. (pdf)
Proceedings of the Erasmus Energy Forum 2014 Science Day / Koroleva, Ksenia, editor(s).
Rotterdam, Netherlands: Rotterdam School of Management, 2014.

Babic, Jurica; Podobnik, Vedran.
Adaptive Bidding for Electricity Wholesale Markets in a Smart Grid. (pdf)
Proceedings of the Workshop on Agent-Mediated Electronic Commerce and Trading Agent Design and Analysis (AMEC/TADA 2014) @ AAMAS 2014 / Ceppi, S. ; David, E. ; Robu, V., Shehory O. ; Vetsikas, I.A., editor(s).
Paris, France: International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (IFAAMAS), 2014. 1-14.

Babic, Jurica; Podobnik, Vedran.
An Analysis of Power TAC 2013 Trial. (pdf)
Proceedings of the Workshop on Trading Agent Design and Analysis (TADA 2013) @ AAAI 2013 / Podobnik, Vedran, editor(s).
Bellevue, Washington, USA: AAAI, 2013. 2-9. 

Podobnik, Vedran.
An Analysis of Facebook Social Media Marketing Key Performance Indicators: the Case of Premier League Brands. (pdf)
Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Telecommunications / Pripuzic, Kresimir; Banek, Marko, editor(s).
Zagreb, Croatia: IEEE, 2013. 131-138.

Smailovic, Vanja; Galetic, Vedran; Podobnik, Vedran.
Implicit Social Networking for Mobile Users: Data Monetization for Telcos through Context-Aware Services. (pdf)
Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Telecommunications / Pripuzic, Kresimir; Banek, Marko, editor(s).
Zagreb, Croatia: IEEE, 2013. 163-170.

Humski, Luka; Striga, Darko; Podobnik, Vedran; Vrdoljak, Boris; Banek, Marko; Skocir, Zoran; Lovrek, Ignac.
Building Implicit Corporate Social Networks: the Case of a Multinational Company. (pdf)
Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Telecommunications / Pripuzic, Kresimir; Banek, Marko, editor(s).
Zagreb, Croatia: IEEE, 2013. 31-38.

Pripuzic, Kresimir; Podnar Zarko, Ivana; Podobnik, Vedran; Lovrek, Ignac; Cavka, Marko; Petkovic, Ivan; Stulic, Petra; Gojceta, Mario.
Building an IPTV VoD Recommender System: An Experience Report. (pdf)
Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Telecommunications / Pripuzic, Kresimir; Banek, Marko, editor(s).
Zagreb, Croatia: IEEE, 2013. 155-162.

Buljevic, Ivo; Pranjic, Ivana; Mijic, Marija; Babic, Jurica; Petric, Ana; Podobnik, Vedran.
The CrocodileAgent 2012: Reaching Agreements in a Simulation of a Smart Grid Wholesale Market.
 (pdf)
Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Agreement Technologies (AT 2012) / Ossowski, Sascha; Toni, Francesca; Vouros, George, editor(s).
Dubrovnik, Croatia: CEUR Workshop Proceedings, 2012. 111-112.

Matetic, Sinisa; Babic, Jurica; Matijas, Marin; Petric, Ana; Podobnik, Vedran.
The CrocodileAgent 2012: Negotiating Agreements in a Smart Grid Tariff Market. (pdf)
Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Agreement Technologies (AT 2012) / Ossowski, Sascha; Toni, Francesca; Vouros, George, editor(s).
Dubrovnik, Croatia: CEUR Workshop Proceedings, 2012. 203-204.

Podobnik, Vedran; Striga, Darko; Jandras, Ana; Lovrek, Ignac.
How to Calculate Trust between Social Network Users?. (pdf)
Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Software, Telecommunications and Computer Networks (SoftCOM 2012).
Split, Croatia: IEEE, 2012. 

Smailovic, Vanja; Podobnik, Vedran.
Bfriend: Context-Aware Ad-Hoc Social Networking for Mobile Users. (pdf)
Proceedings of the 35th International Convention on Information and Communication Technology, Electronics and Microelectronics (MIPRO 2012) / Biljanovic, Petar, editor(s).
Rijeka, Croatia : Croatian Society for Information and Communication Technology, Electronics and Microelectronics - MIPRO, 2012. 612-617.

Podobnik, Vedran; Lovrek, Ignac.
Transforming Social Networking from a Service to a Platform: a Case Study of Ad-hoc Social Networking. (pdf)
Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC'11).
Liverpool, UK: ACM, 2012. Article No. 8, 10 pages.

Sambolec, Igor; Rukavina, Ivan; Podobnik, Vedran.
RecoMMobile: A spatiotemporal recommender system for mobile users. (pdf)
Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Software, Telecommunications and Computer Networks (SoftCOM 2011).
Split, Croatia: IEEE, 2011. 

Basuga, Marko; Belavic, Rebeka; Slipcevic, Ana; Podobnik, Vedran; Petric, Ana; Lovrek, Ignac.
The MAgNet: Agent-based Middleware Enabling Social Networking for Mobile Users. (pdf)
Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Telecommunications ConTEL 2009 / Podnar Zarko, Ivana; Vrdoljak, Boris, editor(s).
Zagreb, Croatia: IEEE, 2009. 89-96.

Vrdoljak, Luka; Bojic, Iva; Podobnik, Vedran; Kusek, Mario.
The AMiGO-Mob: Agent-based Middleware for Group-oriented Mobile Service Provisioning. (pdf)
Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Telecommunications ConTEL 2009 / Podnar Zarko, Ivana; Vrdoljak, Boris, editor(s).
Zagreb, Croatia: IEEE, 2009. 97-104.

Petric, Ana; Podobnik, Vedran; Grguric, Andrej; Zemljic, Marijan.
Designing an Effective E-Market: An Overview of the CAT Agent. (pdf)
Proceedings of the 2008 AAAI Workshop on Trading Agent Design and Analysis / Ketter, Wolfgang, editor(s).
Chicago, USA: AAAI Press, 2008. 62-65.

Podobnik, Vedran; Lovrek, Ignac.
Multi-Agent System for Automation of B2C Processes in the Future Internet. (pdf)
Proceedings of IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM) Workshops 2008.
Phoenix, USA: IEEE, 2008. 1-4.

Dumic, Goran; Podobnik, Vedran; Jezic, Gordan; Trzec, Krunoslav; Petric, Ana.
An Agent-Based Optimization of Service Fulfillment in Next-Generation Telecommunication Systems. (pdf)
Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Telecommunications ConTEL 2007 / Car, Zeljka; Kusek, Mario, editor(s).
Zagreb, Croatia: IEEE, 2007. 57-63.

Ljubi, Igor; Podobnik, Vedran; Jezic, Gordan.
Cooperative Mobile Agents for Automation of Service Provisioning: A Telecom Innovation. (pdf)
Proceedings of the Second IEEE International Conference on Digital Information Management / Badr, Youakim; Chbeir, Richard; Pichappan, Pit, editor(s).
Lyon, France: IEEE, 2007. 817-822.

Petric, Ana; Ljubi, Igor; Trzec, Krunoslav; Jezic, Gordan; Kusek, Mario; Podobnik, Vedran; Jurasovic, Kresimir.
An Agent Based System for Business-Driven Service Provisioning. (pdf)
Proceedings of the AAAI'07 Workshop on Configuration / O'Sullivan, Barry; Orsvarn, Klas, editor(s).
Vancouver, Canada: AAAI Press, 2007. 25-30.

Podobnik, Vedran; Trzec, Krunoslav; Jezic, Gordan; Lovrek, Ignac.
Agent-Based Discovery of Data Resources in Next-Generation Internet: An Auction Approach. (pdf)
Proceedings of the 2007 Networking and Electronic Commerce Research Conference (NAEC'07) / Gavish, Bezalel, editor(s).
Riva del Garda, Italy: ATSMA, 2007. 28-51.

Petric, Ana; Podobnik, Vedran; Jezic, Gordan.
The CrocodileAgent: Analysis and Comparison with other TAC SCM 2005 Agents. (pdf)
Proceedings Trading Agent Design and Analysis and Agent Mediated Electronic Commerce (TADA AMEC) Joint International workshop AAMAS 2006 / Fasli, Maria; Shehory, Onn, editor(s).
Hakodate, Japan: AAMAS, 2006. 202-205.

Podobnik, Vedran; Jezic, Gordan; Trzec, Krunoslav.
An Agent-mediated Electronic Market of Semantic Web Services. (pdf)
Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Business Agents and the Semantic Web BASeWEB 2006 / Fasli, Maria, editor(s).
Hakodate, Japan: AAMAS, 2006. 1-10.

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