Amir Shareghi Najar (PhD, Msc, Bsc)

Publications

Journal papers

Shareghi Najar, A., Mitrovic, A., & McLaren, B. M. (2016). Learning with intelligent tutors and worked examples: selecting learning activities adaptively leads to better learning outcomes than a fixed curriculum. Journal of User Modeling and User-Adapted Interaction, 26, 459-491.

Shareghi Najar, Amir Mitrovic, A., & Kourosh, N. (2015). Eye Tracking and Studying Examples: How Novices and Advanced Learners Study SQL Examples. Journal of Computing and Information Technology - CIT, 23, 113–128.

Shareghi Najar, A., & Mitrovic, A. (2014). Examples and tutored problems: is alternating examples and problems the best instructional strategy? Research and Practice in Technology Enhanced Learning, vol. 9, 439-459.

Kern, T., McGuigan, N., Mitrovic, A., Shareghi Najar, A., & Sin, S. (2014). iCFS: Developing Intelligent Tutoring Capacity in the Accounting Curriculum. Learning in Higher Education, 20(3), 91–103.

Conference papers

Shareghi Najar, A., Mitrovic, A., Neshatian, K. (2015). Identifying Learner Differences in Example Processing from Eye Gaze Data. 23rd Int. Conf. on Computers in Education. China: Asia-Pacific Society for Computers in Education.

Shareghi Najar, A., Mitrovic, A., & McLaren, B. M. (2015). Examples and Tutored Problems: Adaptive Support Using Assistance Scores. In 24th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), pp. 4317-4323, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Shareghi Najar, A., Mitrovic, A., Neshatian, K. (2015) Using Eye Tracking to identify learner differences in example processing. In: C. Conati, N. Heffernan, A. Mitrovic, F. Verdejo (Eds.) Proc. 17th Int. Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Education 2015, LNAI 9112, pp. 734-737, Spain.

Shareghi Najar, A., Mitrovic, A., & McLaren, B. M. (2014). Adaptive Support versus Alternating Worked Examples and Tutored Problems: Which Leads to Better Learning? In 22nd Int. Conf. on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization (pp. 171-182). Aalborg, Denmark: Springer. Won best student paper award.

Shareghi Najar, A., Mitrovic, A., & Neshatian, K. (2014). Utilizing eye tracking to improve learning from examples. In 16th Int. Conf. on Human-Computer Interaction (pp. 410–418). Greece: Springer.

Shareghi Najar, A., & Mitrovic, A. (2013). Do novices and advanced students benefit differently from worked examples and ITS? In L. H. Wong, C.-C. Liu, T. Hirashima, P. Sumedi, & M. Lukman (Eds.), Proceedings of 21st Int. Conf. on Computers in Education (pp. 20–29). Indonesia, Bali: Asia-Pacific Society for Computers in Education. Won best student paper award.

Shareghi Najar, A., & Mitrovic, A. (2013). Examples and Tutored Problems: How can Self-Explanation Make a Difference to Learning? In H. C. Lane, K. Yacef, J. Mostow, & P. Pavlik (Eds.), Proceedings of 16th Int. Conf. on Artificial Intelligence in Education (Vol. 7926, pp. 339–348). Memphis, USA: Springer, Heidelberg.

Weerasinghe, A., Mitrovic, A., Shareghi Najar, A., & Holland, J. (2013). The Effect of Interaction Granularity on Learning with a Data Normalization Tutor. In K. Y. et Al. (Ed.), Proceedings of 16th Int. Conf. on Artificial Intelligence in Education (pp. 463–472).

Weerasinghe, A., Shareghi Najar, A., & Mitrovic, A. (2013). How should SE be supported-during problem solving or separately? In Artificial Intelligence in Education 2013 Workshops Proceedings Volume 10 (p. 13).

Shareghi Najar, A., Mitrovic, A. (2013). Towards interleaving examples with problem-solving in SQL-Tutor, NZCSRSC, Hamilton, New Zealand

Shareghi Najar, A., & Mitrovic, A. (2012). Should We Use Examples in Intelligent Tutors? In 20th Int. Conf. ICCE. Singapore (p. 112).

Najar, A. S., & Mitrovic, A. (2012). Using examples in intelligent tutoring systems. In Proceedings of 11th Int. Conf. on Intelligent Tutoring Systems (pp. 579–581). Greece.

Shareghi Najar, A., Mitrovic, A. (2012). Examples effects in Intelligent Tutoring Systems, NZCSRSC, 2012, Dunedin, New Zealand

Aghakhani, N., Shareghi Najar, A., & Vakilian, R. (2010). Supporting research collaboration through web based personal digital library. In 5th International Conference on Computer Sciences and Convergence Information Technology (pp. 492–497). IEEE.

Shareghi Najar, A., Al-Sukhni, H. A., & Aghakhani, N. (2010). The Application of Service-Oriented Architecture in E-complaint System. In 2010 Second International Conference on Communication Software and Networks (p. 280). IEEE.

Shareghi Najar, A., & Davoudi, A. (2009). A new model for health care e-insurance using credit points and Service Oriented Architecture (SOA). In Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services - iiWAS ’09 (p. 548). New York, New York, USA: ACM Press.

Nikayin, F.A., Mokhtar, S., Shareghi Najar, A., (2009). A methodology for developing Service-Oriented Information System based on Service-Oriented Architecture. CITA09, Malaysia