Baseline Techniques

  • Leandro Balby MarinhoEmail author
  • Andreas Hotho
  • Robert Jäschke
  • Alexandros Nanopoulos
  • Steffen Rendle
  • Lars Schmidt-Thieme
  • Gerd Stumme
  • Panagiotis Symeonidis
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In this chapter we introduce the most basic techniques for recommendations in STS. Despite their simplicity, these methods are very easy to implement, cheap to compute, and have proven to attain reasonably good results; features that make them good alternatives to start with by anyone planning on deploying recommendation services in STS.


Recommender System Target User Collaborative Filter Projection Matrice Probabilistic Latent Semantic Analysis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leandro Balby Marinho
    • 1
    Email author
  • Andreas Hotho
    • 2
  • Robert Jäschke
    • 3
  • Alexandros Nanopoulos
    • 4
  • Steffen Rendle
    • 5
  • Lars Schmidt-Thieme
    • 4
  • Gerd Stumme
    • 3
  • Panagiotis Symeonidis
    • 6
  1. 1.Federal University of Campina GrandeCampina GrandeBrazil
  2. 2.University of WürzburgWürzburgGermany
  3. 3.University of KasselKasselGermany
  4. 4.University of HildesheimHildesheimGermany
  5. 5.University of KonstanzKonstanzGermany
  6. 6.Aristotle UniversityThessalonikiGreece

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