Exploratory Search for Learning: Finding the Concept with Minimal Cognitive Load

  • Zhuyin XueEmail author
  • Zhen Hu
  • Yunhai Jia
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 474)


In this paper, an exploratory search selective query recommendation method is introduced to improve the efficiency of searching. A novel model based on user ability is proposed to minimize the user’s cognitive load, and the experiment results show that this method could achieve a good effect.


Exploratory search Query recommendation Cognitive load Learning path 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Science and Technology on Information Systems Engineering LaboratoryNanjing Research Institute of Electronic and EngineeringNanjingChina

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