ISSN : 1796-203X
Volume : 4    Issue : 8    Date : August 2009

Musical Recommendation on Thematic Web Radio
Alberto Ochoa, Saúl González, Cynthia Esquivel, Girolama Matozzi, and Abigaíl Maffucci
Page(s): 742-746
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In this research is described a Musical Recommender System associated to Thematic Web Radio
for songs in a database related with this Web Radio employs the Dublin Core metadata standard
for the documents description, the XML standard for describing user profile, which is based on the
user’s profile, and on service and data providers to generate musical recommendations. The main
contribution of the work is to provide a recommendation mechanism based on the user of this
Thematic Web Radio reducing the human effort spent on the profile generation. In addition, this
article presents and discusses some experiments that are based on quantitative and qualitative

Index Terms
Recommendation System, User Profile and Cultural Algorithms