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Trusted Artificial Intelligence in Manufacturing: A Review of the Emerging Wave of Ethical and Human Centric AI Technologies for Smart Production (


Scientific papers and publications

  1. Ruben Alonso (R2M), Emanuele Concas (UNICA), Diego Reforgiato Recupero (R2M, UNICA) (2021) An Abstraction Layer Exploiting Voice Assistant Technologies for Effective Human—Robot Interaction on Applied Sciences. Special issue belongging to the section "Robotics and Automation".  (

  2. Afzal-Houshmand Sam, Sajad Homayoun, and Thanassis Giannetsos (2021): A Perfect Match: Deep Learning Towards Enhanced Data Trustworthiness in Crowd-Sensing Systems, IEEE International Mediterranean Conference on Communications and Networking (MeditCom) (

  3. Patrik Zajec, Jože M. Rožanec, Elena Trajkova, Inna Novalija, Klemen Kenda, Blaž Fortuna, Dunja Mladenić (2021),  “Help me learn! Architecture and strategies to combine recommendations and active learning in manufacturing”, MDPI Information journal (

  4. Jože M. Rožanec, Blaž Fortuna, Dunja Mladenić (2022), Knowledge graph-based rich and confidentiality preserving Explainable Artificial Intelligence (XAI), Information Fusion, Volume 81, May 2022, Pages 91-102 (

  5. Jože Rožanec, Elena Trajkova, Klemen Kenda, Blaž Fortuna, Dunja Mladenić (2021) “Explaining bad forecasts in global time series models”, MDPI Special Issue, Appl. Sci. 2021, 11(19), 9243 (

  6. Jože M. Rožanec, Patrik Zajec, Klemen Kenda, Inna Novalija, Blaž Fortuna, Dunja Mladenić (2021) "XAI-KG: knowledge graph to support XAI and decision-making in manufacturing" KET4DF - CAiSE conference (

  7. Jože M. Rožanec (2021), “Explainable Demand Forecasting: A Data Mining Goldmine”, WWW conference (

  8. Patrik Zajec, Jože M. Rožanec, Inna Novalija, Blaž Fortuna, Dunja Mladenić, Klemen Kenda (2021), "Towards Active Learning Based Smart Assistant for Manufacturing", APMS 2021 conference (

  9. Jože M. Rožanec, Patrik Zajec, Klemen Kenda, Inna Novalija, Blaž Fortuna, Dunja Mladenić, Entso Veliou, Dimitrios Papamartzivanos, Thanassis Giannetsos, Sofia Anna Menesidou, Rubén Alonso, Nino Cauli, Diego Reforgiato Recupero, Dimosthenis Kyriazis, Georgios Sofianidis, Spyros Theodoropoulos, John Soldatos (2021), "STARdom: an architecture for trusted and secure human-centered manufacturing systems" APMS 2021 conference (

  10. Emmanouilidis, C., Waschull, S., Bokhorst, J.A.C., and Wortmann, J.C. (2021), "Human in the AI Loop in Production Environments", IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, pp. 331–342 (

  11. Waschull, S., and Emmanouilidis, C. (2022), "Development and application of a human-centric co-creation design method for AI-enabled systems in manufacturing", IFAC IMS 2022 Volume 55, Issue 2 (

  12. Theodora Anastasiou, Karagiorgou Sophia, Petros Petrou, Dimitrios Papamartzivanos, Thanassis Giannetsos, Georgia Tsirigotaki, "On Robustifying Image Classifiers against the Perils of Adversarial Machine Learning Attacks" (working paper), Sensors, MDPI, Special Issue on Cybersecurity in the Internet of Things

  13. Montini, E., Cutrona, V.,Bonomi, N. Bettoni, A., Landolfi, G., Rocco, P. Carpanzano, E., (2022). An IIoT Platform For Human-Aware Factory Digital Twins. Procedia CIRP.

  14.  Jože M. Rožanec, Elena Trajkova, Inna Novalija, Patrik Zajec, Klemen Kenda, Blaž Fortuna, Dunja Mladenić,
    "Enriching Artificial Intelligence Explanations with Knowledge Fragments",
    MDPI Future Internet 2022, 14(5), 134 (

  15. Jože M. Rožanec, Patrik Zajec, Elena Trajkova, Beno Šircelj, Bor Brecelj, Inna Novalija, Paulien Dam, Blaž Fortuna, Dunja Mladenić, "Towards a Comprehensive Visual Quality Inspection for Industry 4.0", IFAC MIM 2022

  16. S. Theodoropoulos, P. Zajek, J. M. Rozanec, D.  Kyriazis, P. Tsanakas "On-the-fly Image-level Oversampling for Imbalanced Datasets of Manufacturing Defects" Springer, Machine Learning, Special Issue on Imbalanced Learning