Inspiration

"karmany evadhikaras te ma phalesu kadacana ma karma-phala-hetur bhur ma te sango 'stv akarmani"

-2:47

Srimad Bhagavadgeetha

"Nothing is impossible for this soul"

Swami Vivekananda

Highlights & Updates

WELCOME TO MY ACADEMIC HOMEPAGE

I am currently a researcher at DCFA, University of Udine.

I work with the URDF group headed by Prof.Marisa Michelini of University of Udine .

My primary area of research is Artificial Intelligence and Digital Libraries. I am working on a research project related to ICT for EU-India Cross Cultural Dissemination. The main goal of this project is to transform traditional digital libraries into Semantic digital libraries.

In particular, I am working on Web 2.0 technologies and providing Semantic tools for accessing information in cultural heritage digital libraries for a new empowered (collaborative) environment.

My current research interests and activities are centered around: Building Cognitive Laboratories of Operative Exploration (CLOE) to develop Pedagogical Content Knowledge (PCK) for prospective primary school teachers; Design and Development of ICT tools for the enhancement of formal thinking; Designing new courses based on Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge (TPCK); Analysis, evaluation and construction of web 2.0 tools for learning and teaching methodologies.