doc. dr. sc. Marina Bagić Babac

Assistant professor, Department of Applied Computing

Location:
Public phone number:
6129-864
Internal phone number:
364
  Journal articles and review articles in CC journals
 

1. Bagić Babac, Marina; Podobnik, Vedran.
What social media activities reveal about election results? The use of Facebook during the 2015 general election campaign in Croatia. // Information Technology & People. 31 (2018) , 2; 327-347 (journal article).

2. Grčić, Klara; Bagić Babac, Marina; Podobnik, Vedran.
Generating Politician Profiles based on Content Analysis of Social Network Datasets. // Journal of universal computer science. 23 (2017) , 3; 236-255 (journal article).

3. Bagić Babac, Marina; Podobnik, Vedran.
A sentiment analysis of who participates, how and why, at social media sport websites: How differently men and women write about football. // Online information Review. 40 (2016) , 6; 814-833 (journal article).

4. Bagić Babac, Marina; Jevtić, Dragan.
AgentTest : A specification language for agent-based system testing. // Neurocomputing. 146 (2014) ; 230-248 (journal article).
 
  Scientific papers in other journals
 

1. Bagić Babac, Marina; Jevtić, Dragan.
Abstract Test Suite Specification for ACL Communicating Agents. // Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications. 252 (2013) ; 245-254 (journal article).

2. Bagić Babac, Marina; Jevtić, Dragan.
Creating TTCN-3 Test Suite from CPN Specification. // Journal of Information and Organizational Sciences. 37 (2013) , 1; 1-13 (journal article).

3. Bagić Babac, Marina; Kunštić, Marijan.
Towards SDL Ontology. // International Journal of Computer Science and Applications. 7 (2010) , 1; 23-44 (journal article).

4. Bagić Babac, Marina; Kunštić, Marijan.
SDL Ontology for Specifying Systems based on Finite State Machines. // Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing. 71 (2010) ; 509-517 (journal article).

5. Bagić Babac, Marina; Kunštić, Marijan.
Mapping SDL Specification Fundamentals to Core SDL Ontology. // Journal of Communications and Software and Systems. 6 (2010) , 1; 18-30 (journal article).

6. Bagić Babac, Marina; Kunštić, Marijan; Jevtić, Dragan.
Describing Layered Communication Architecture in SDL Markup Language. // Journal of Information and Organizational Sciences. 34 (2010) , 1; 1-16 (journal article).

7. Bagić Babac, Marina; Kunštić, Marijan.
Implementation of Epistemic Operators for Model Checking Multi-agent Systems. // Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 5796 (2009) ; 217-228 (journal article).

8. Bagić, Marina.
Formal Infrastructure for Modelling Intelligent Agents with Agent UML and Petri Nets. // Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 3292 (2004) ; 842-853 (journal article).
 
  Nonscientific papers in other journals
 

1. Bagić Babac, Marina.
Behind the new technologies. // Zaposlena. 160 (2012) ; 32-32 (journal article).

2. Bagić Babac, Marina.
Electronic mail private or public issue?. // Zaposlena. 161 (2012) ; 38-38 (journal article).

3. Bagić Babac, Marina.
New Words from the Internet. // Zaposlena. 163 (2012) ; 35-36.

4. Bagić Babac, Marina.
Write it on Facebook, please. // Zaposlena. 155 (2011) ; 32-32 (journal article).

5. Bagić Babac, Marina.
e-shopping. // Zaposlena. 156 (2011) ; 36-36 (journal article).

6. Bagić Babac, Marina.
Today I'm working online. // Zaposlena. 157 (2011) ; 36-36 (journal article).

7. Bagić Babac, Marina.
Cloud computing. // Zaposlena. 158 (2011) ; 30-30 (journal article).

8. Bagić Babac, Marina.
The Power of Information. // Zaposlena. 152 (2010) ; 40-40 (journal article).

9. Bagić Babac, Marina.
Sematic web and economy of knowledge. // Zaposlena. 151 (2010) ; 30-30 (journal article).

10. Bagić Babac, Marina.
Computer break out. // Zaposlena. 153 (2010) ; 32-32 (journal article).

11. Bagić Babac, Marina.
Models 2010, Oslo. // Mreža. 12/XV (2010) ; 26-26 (journal article).

12. Bagić Babac, Marina.
Telecommunications à la carte. // Zaposlena. 154 (2010) ; 32-32 (journal article).

13. Bagić Babac, Marina.
Software agents. // Infotrend. 9 (2009) , 173; 48-49 (journal article).

14. Marina Bagić.
Negative energy of 21st century. // Vjesnik : hrvatski politički dnevnik. 2290 (2005) ; 14-14 (comment).

15. Marina Bagić.
Scientists in Croatian society. // Vjesnik : hrvatski politički dnevnik. 1961 (2004) ; 10-10 (comment).

16. Marina Bagić.
West influence to the East. // Vjesnik : hrvatski politički dnevnik. 1979 (2004) ; 12-12 (comment).
 
  Scientific conference papers with international peer-review
 

1. Matetić, Siniša; Bagić Babac, Marina.
Model-based Verification of the SIP Invite Scenario // 36th International Convention MIPRO 2013 Proceedings / Biljanović, P., editor(s).
Rijeka : Croatian Society for Information and Communication Technology, Electronics and Microelectronics - MIPRO, 2013. 1079-1084 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

2. Bagić Babac, Marina; Kunštić, Marijan; Jevtić, Dragan.
Towards SDL Markup Language // 6th International Workshop on System Analysis and Modeling - SAM 2010.
Oslo, 2010. 121-128 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

3. Bagić, Marina; Babac, Aleksandar; Ciglarič, Mojca.
Verifying Epistemic Properties of Multi-agent Systems via Action-based Temporal Logic // Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Computational Intelligence for Modelling, Control and Automation CIMCA 2008, International Conference on Intelligent Agents, Web Technologies and Internet Commerce IAWTIC 2008, International Conference on Innovation in Software Engineering ISE 2008 / Masoud Mohammadian, editor(s).
Los Alamitos, California, Washington, Tokyo : IEEE Computer Society, 2008. 470-475 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

4. Bagić, Marina; Babac, Aleksandar; Kunštić, Marijan.
Verification of Communication Protocols in a Multi-agent System // Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Soft Computing as Transdisciplinary Science and Technology / Chbeir, R. ; Badr, Y ; Abraham, A. ; Laurent, D. ; Ferri, F., editor(s).
Cergy-Pontoise : ACM/IEEE, 2008. 286-291 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

5. Bagić, Marina; Ciglarič, Mojca.
Specification and Verification of Knowledge in a Multi-agent System // Proceedings of the 16th IASTED International Conference APPLIED SIMULATION AND MODELLING / F. De Felice, editor(s).
Anaheim | Calgary | Zurich : ACTA Press, 2007. 168-173 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

6. Bagić, Marina; Ciglarič, Mojca.
Modelling Epistemic Properties for Specification and Verification of a Multi-agent System // Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Software Engineering Research and Practice SERP 2007 / Hamid R. Arabnia, Hassan Reza, editor(s).
Las Vegas Nevada : CSREA Press, 2007. 197-202 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

7. Bagić, Marina; Kunštić, Marijan.
Formal Infrastructure for Verification of Epistemic Properties of Multi-agent Systems // The 2006 European Simulation and Modelling Conference / Nketsa, A., Paludetto, M., Bertelle, C., editor(s).
Toulouse : EUROSIS-ETI, 2006. 328-332 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

8. Bagić, Marina; Kunštić, Marijan.
Verification of Intelligent Agents with ACTL for Epistemic Reasoning // Proceedings of the 2006 International Conference on Computational Intelligence for Modelling Control and Automation (CIMCA 2006), International Conference on Intelligent Agents, Web Technologies and Internet Commerce (IAWTIC 2006) / Masoud Mohammadian, editor(s).
Canberra : IEEE, 2006. 76-82 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

9. Bagić, Marina; Kunštić, Marijan.
Formal Specification of Negotiation Functionalities Encapsulated in ACL Messages in a Multi-agent System // Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Telecommunications ConTEL 2005 / Gledec, Jezic, editor(s).
Zagreb : FER, 2005. 633-638 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

10. Bagić, Marina; Kunštić, Marijan.
Modeling of Inter-Agent Communication by Encapsulating the Negotiation Functionalities in ACL Messages // Proceedings on The 3rd International Conference on Computing, Communications and Control Technologies CCCT '05 / H.-W. Chu, M.J. Savoie, B. Sanchez, S.-M. Hong, editor(s).
Austin : International Institute of Informatics and Systemics, 2005. 137-142 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

11. Bagić, Marina; Kunštić, Marijan.
Formal Modelling of Intelligent Agents used in Parallel Distributed Systems // Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Digital Communications, Research Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Data Communications / Tandareanu, N., editor(s).
Craiova : Reprograph, 2005. 77-83 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

12. Kunštić, Marijan; Bagić, Marina.
Formal infrastructure of multiagent system specified by Agent UML and Petri Nets // Proceedings of the 2004 International Conference on Computing, Communications and Control Technologies (CCCT'04) / Chu, Hsing-Wei, editor(s).
Austin : IIIS, 2004. (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

13. Kunštić, Marijan; Bagić, Marina.
Verification and validation of multiagent system specified by agent UML // Information and Communication Technologies: From Theory to Applications, 2004. Proceedings. 2004 International Conference on.
Damask : IEEE, 2004. 487-488 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

14. Kunštić, Marijan; Bagić, Marina.
Development of formal infrastructure for perception of intelligent agents as problem solvers // Proceedings, Volume |||, Computer, Communication and Control Techonologies / Hsing-Wei Chu, Jose Ferrer, Juan M. Pineda, editor(s).
Orlando, 2003. 65-69 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

15. Kunštić, Marijan; Jukić, Oliver; Bagić, Marina.
Definition of formal infrastructure for perception of intelligent agents as problem solvers // Proceedings on 2002 International Conference on Software, Telecommunications and Computer Networks / Nikola Rožić, Dinko Begušić, editor(s).
Split : University of Split, FESB, 2002. 9-12 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).
 
  Other refereed conference papers
 

1. Bagić Babac, Marina; Jevtić, Dragan.
Modeliranje transportnih tokova obojenom Petrijevom mrežom // MIPRO 2012 / P. BIljanović, editor(s).
Rijeka : Croatian Society for Information and Communication Technology, Electronics and Microelectronics - MIPRO, 2012. 1102-1105 (lecture,domestic peer-review,published,expert).
 
  Abstracts in Book of abstracts
 

1. Bagić Babac, Marina; Mornar, Vedran.
A network approach to recognizing affective polarity of political text // 4th European Conference on Social Networks (EUSN 2019).
2019. (lecture,international peer-review,abstract,scientific).

2. Podobnik, Vedran; Bagić Babac, Marina.
The role of social networking technologies in eLearning and eTeaching // Proceedings of the 10th EcoMedia European Education Conference.
(invited talk,abstract,expert).
 
  Dissertations
 

1. Bagić Babac, Marina.
Verification of dynamic epistemic properties in multi-agent systems / doctoral thesis.
Zagreb : Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva, 28.04.2009. 2009., 132 pages. Mentor: Kunštić, Marijan.
 
  Master thesis
 

1. Bagić, Marina.
Formal model for specification of mobile telecommunications agents / pre-Bologna master thesis.
Zagreb : Fakultet elktrotehnike i računarstva, 03.12. 2004., 103 pages. Mentor: Kunštić, Marijan.
 
  Graduation thesis
 

1. Bagić, Marina.
CRM Information Systems / pre-Bologna graduate thesis.
Zagreb : Fakultet političkih znanosti, 15.10.2008. 2008., 42 pages. Mentor: Prelog, Nenad.

2. Bagić, Marina.
Verification of process specification by programme simulation / pre-Bologna graduate thesis.
Zagreb : Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva, 16.05. 2001., 105 pages. Mentor: Kunštić, Marijan.
 
  Mentoring
 

1. Avdić, Dino.
Application of affective lexicons in sports text mining: a case study of FIFA World Cup 2018 / baccalaureus graduate thesis.
Zagreb : Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva, 12.07. 2019, 36 pages. Mentor: Bagić Babac, Marina.

2. Cvitanović, Ivana.
An emotion-based approach to developing a video recommendation system / baccalaureus graduate thesis.
Zagreb : Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva, 12.07. 2019, 40 pages. Mentor: Bagić Babac, Marina.

3. Domitran, Sandro.
The use of artificial intelligence for flying a drone / baccalaureus graduate thesis.
Zagreb : Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva, 12.07. 2019, 31 pages. Mentor: Bagić Babac, Marina.

4. Poch Alonso, Roger.
A machine learning approach to predicting a basketball game outcome / baccalaureus graduate thesis.
Zagreb : Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva, 12.07. 2019, 36 pages. Mentor: Bagić Babac, Marina.

5. Sanchez Gil, Alex.
Sentiment recognition based on an affective lexicon with continuous distribution of affective dimensions / baccalaureus graduate thesis.
Zagreb : Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva, 12.07. 2019, 41 pages. Mentor: Bagić Babac, Marina.

6. Ignacio Martín-Borregón Musso.
Opinion mining of online product reviews using a lexicon-based algorithm / baccalaureus graduate thesis.
Zagreb : Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva, 04.07. 2018, 52 pages. Mentor: Bagić Babac, Marina.

7. Ergović, Hrvoje.
Process modeling and integration using colored Petri nets / graduate thesis.
Zagreb : Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva, 03.07 2012, 52 pages. Mentor: Jevtić, Dragan.

8. Gradečak, Hrvoje.
Process modeling using colored Petri nets / graduate thesis.
Zagreb : Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva, 03.07 2012, 55 pages. Mentor: Jevtić, Dragan.
 

Biography

Marina Bagić Babac is an Assistant Professor at Department of Applied Computing. She actively conducts scientific research in the field of social computing, studying human behaviour from social media data, and models algorithms applicable in various domains of machine learning and natural language processing.

She graduated from the Department of Telecommunications of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing with an emphasis on scientific research. During the last semester, she worked at STROM Telecom in Prague as a C / C ++ programmer.

She obtained her Master's in Science degree with the thesis "Formal Model for Specifications of Mobile Telecommunication Agents" and a Doctor of Philosophy with a doctoral dissertation "Verification of Dynamic Epistemic Properties in Multi-Agent Systems". During her postgraduate studies, she studied at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Computing and Informatics, University of Maribor and at the Faculty of Computing and Informatics, University of Ljubljana.

At the Faculty of Political Science, she obtained a Master's degree in journalism (Press and Public Relations).

Teaching duties

University undergraduate

University graduate

Competences

  • Systems, man, and cybernetics
    Natural languages Natural language processing Sentiment analysis Emotion recognition  Affective computing
  • Computational and artificial intelligence
    Machine learning Statistical learning Predictive models
  • Computers and information processing
    Crowdsourcing Social computing Network theory (graphs) Data acquisition User-generated content Data analysis Data collection Data integration Data preprocessing Text processing Crowdsourcing Social computing Data mining Text analysis Text mining
  • Mathematics
    Machine learning algorithms Statistical analysis

Personal data

Graduation year:
2001.
mr.sc. graduation year:
2004.
PhD graduation year:
2009.
Employed in this institution since:
2001.