Biographical Information

Ruben Tous is an associate professor in the Department of Computer Architechture of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) and researcher of the CROMAI group (Computational Resources Orchestration and Management for AI). From 2022 he leads BIMAI, the Barcelona Image and Artificial Intelligence Lab. Previously he was scientific advisor at Adsmurai, associate researcher at the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC), lecturer and researcher at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) and programmer at Cap Gemini Ernst&Young. He has published two books and more than 70 research papers. He is co-editor of several MPEG and JPEG standards and has been Co-Chairman of the JPEG's Metadata Group. His current research interests revolve around artificial intelligence (AI), generative models, computer vision and computer graphics. He is also an independent artist and programmer (founder of the Liminal Labs studio), and creator of games like Low Lands or apps like Napkinbox. [Google Scholar profile] [] []

Publications

Research papers
  • Hector Antona, Beatriz Otero and Ruben Tous. Low-Cost Training of Image-to-Image Diffusion Models with Incremental Learning and Task/Domain Adaptation. Electronics 2024, 13(4), 722; https://doi.org/10.3390/electronics13040722
  • Ruben Tous, Jordi Nin and Laura Igual. Human Pose Completion in Partial Body Camera Shots. Journal Of Experimental & Theoretical Artificial Intelligence. July 2023. (SCI 2022): 2.2, COMPUTER SCIENCE, ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: 108/145 Q3
  • Silvia Arellano, Beatriz Otero and Ruben Tous. Exploring Image Transformations with Diffusion Models: A Survey of Applications and Implementation Code. 9th International Conference on machine Learning, Optimization & Data science – LOD 2023 September 22 – 26, 2023. Grasmere, Lake District, England, UK
  • Ruben Tous. Pictonaut: Movie Cartoonization Using 3D Human Pose Estimation and GANs. Multimedia Tools and Applications volume 82, pag. 21101–21115 (2023). DOI: 10.1007/s11042-023-14556-1. (SCI 2022): 3.6, COMPUTER SCIENCE, SOFTWARE ENGINEERING: 31/108 Q2
  • Leonel Cruz, Ruben Tous, Beatriz Otero, Leonardo Alvarado, Sergi Mus and Otilio Rojas. Epicentral Region Estimation using Convolutional Neural Networks. 7th International Conference on machine Learning, Optimization & Data science – LOD 2021 OCTOBER 4 – 8 2021. Grasmere, Lake District, England, UK
  • Ruben Tous, Felix Freitag. Open project-based learning for dynamic adaptability of IT education. The International Journal of Electrical Engineering & Education. December 2020. doi:10.1177/0020720920981535
  • Ruben Tous, Leonardo Alvarado, Beatriz Otero, Leonel Cruz, Otilio Rojas. Deep Neural Networks for Earthquake Detection and Source Region Estimation in North Central Venezuela. June 2020. DOI: 10.1785/0120190172
  • David Llácer, Beatriz Otero, Rubén Tous, Marisol Monterrubio-Velasco, José Carlos Carrasco-Jiménez and Otilio Rojas. Optimal Random Forests Parameterization for Earthquake Catalog Generation. The Sixth International Conference on Machine Learning, Optimization, and Data Science (LOD 2020) July 19-23, 2020 – Certosa di Pontignano, Siena – Tuscany, Italy
  • Jonatan Poveda-Pena and Rubén Tous. Zero-Shot Fashion Products Clustering on Social Image Streams. Proceedings of the The Fifth International Conference on Machine Learning, Optimization, and Data Science (LOD2019)– September 10-13, 2019 – Certosa di Pontignano, Siena – Tuscany, Italy
  • Sergi Mus, Norma Gutierréz, Rubén Tous, Beatriz Otero, Leonel Cruz, David Llácer, Leonardo Alvarado and Otilio Rojas. Long Short-Term Memory Networks for Earthquake Detection in Venezuelan Regions. Proceedings of the The Fifth International Conference on Machine Learning, Optimization, and Data Science (LOD2019)– September 10-13, 2019 – Certosa di Pontignano, Siena – Tuscany, Italy
  • Otilio Rojas, Beatriz Otero, Leonardo Alvarado, Sergi Mus, Rubén Tous Tous. Artificial Neural Networks as Emerging Tools for Earthquake Detection. Computing and Systems (CyS). Vol 23, No 2 (2019)
  • Oscar Orti, Ruben Tous, Mauro Gomez, Jonatan Poveda, Leonel Cruz and Otto Wust. Real-time Logo Detection in Brand-related Social Media Images. Proceedings of the 15th International Work-Conference on Artificial Neural Networks (IWANN 2019). Gran Canaria, Spain. June 12-14, 2019
  • Leonel Cruz, Ruben Tous and Beatriz Otero. Distributed Training of Deep Neural Networks with Spark: The MareNostrum Experience. Pattern Recognition Letters 2019 (in press)
  • Felix Freitag, Ruben Tous and Leandro Navarro. Assessing the Participatory Design of a Project-Based Course on Computer Network Applications. Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer Supported Education (CSEDU 2019). May 2 - 4, 2019 Heraklion, Crete, Greece
  • Ruben Tous, Mauro Gomez, Jonatan Poveda, Leonel Cruz, Otto Wust, Mouna Makni, Eduard Ayguadé. Automated curation of brand-related social media images with deep learning. Multimedia Tools and Applications. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11042-018-5910-z (JCR)(2018)
  • Anastasios Gounaris, Georgia Kougka, Ruben Tous, Carlos Tripiana, and Jordi Torres. Dynamic Configuration of Partitioning in Spark Applications (2017). IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed SystemsVol. 28, no. 7, pp. 1891-1904, July 1 2017. doi: 10.1109/TPDS.2017.2647939 (JCR)(2017)
  • Ruben Tous, Otto Wust, Mauro Gomez, Jonatan Poveda, Marc Elena, Jordi Torres, Mouna Makni, and Eduard Ayguadé. User-generated Content Curation with Deep Convolutional Neural Networks. Workshop Application of Big Data for Computational Social Science. 2016 IEEE International Conference on Big Data. December 5 - December 8, 2016. Washington DC, USA (2016)
  • Ruben Tous, Anastasios Gounaris, Carlos Tripiana, Jordi Torres, Sergi Girona, Eduard Ayguadé, Jesús Labarta, Yolanda Becerra, David Carrera, and Mateo Valero. Spark Deployment and Performance Evaluation on the MareNostrum Supercomputer. IEEE BigData 2015. October 29-November 1, 2015, Santa Clara, CA, USA (2015)
  • Ruben Tous, Jordi Torres, and Eduard Ayguadé. Multimedia Big Data Computing for In-depth Event Analysis. BigMM 2015. 20-22 April 2015. Beijing, China. (2015)
  • Olga Ferrer-Roca, Ruben Tous, Rodolfo Milito. The FOG: Small Data on Health Cloud. Proceedings of the 13th Med-e-Tel Conference. 22-24 April 2015 (2015)
  • Daniel Cea, Jordi Nin, Rubén Tous, Jordi Torres, Eduard Ayguadé. Towards the Cloudification of the Social Networks Analytics. MDAI 2014. Pg. 192-203 (2014)
  • Olga Ferrer-Roca, Ruben Tous, Rodolfo Milito. Big and Small data: The Fog. Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Identification, Information and Knowledge in the Internet of Things IIKI 2014. 17-18 October 2014. Beijing, China. Pg. 260-261 (2014)
  • Mario Döller, Ruben Tous, Frederik Temmermans, Kyoungro Yoon, Je-Ho Park, Youngseop Kim, Florian Stegmaier and Jaime Delgado. JPEG's JPSearch Standard: Harmonizing Image Management and Search (2013). IEEE Multimedia 20(4) 2013, ISSN: 1070-986X pp. 38-48.(JCR)(2013)
  • Ruben Tous, Jaime Delgado, Frederik Temmermans, Bart Jansen and Peter Schelkens (2013). Towards Standardized Integration of Images in the Cloud of Linked Data. 2nd International Workshop on Methods, Evaluation, Tools and Applications for the Creation and Consumption of Structured Data for the e-Society (META4eS'13), Graz, Austria, 9-13 September 2013 (2013)
  • David López, Jordi Cortés, Montse Fernández, Joan-Manuel Parcerisa, Ruben Tous and Jordi Tubella "La influencia del orden de las preguntas en los exámenes de primer curso". XIX Jornadas de Enseñanza Universitaria de la Informática, JENUI 2013. Paginas 143-150. Castelló de la Plana, Julio de 2013.ISBN: 978-84-695-8051-6 (2013)
  • Ruben Tous, Rafael Ballester-Ripoll, Jaime Delgado, Ralf Kiesslich, Martin Goetz (2012) Computer-Assisted Diagnosis of Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy (CLE) by a Novel Image Analysis and Semantic Annotation Method. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. DDW Abstract Issue 2012. ISSN 0016-5107. Volume 75 Numéro 4. 2012 (JCR)(2012)
  • Jordi Nin, Ruben Tous and Jaime Delgado. Variable linkage for multimedia metadata schema matching. Multimedia Tools and Applications (MTAP) 2012. (JCR)(2012)
  • Kyoungro Yoon, Youngseop Kim, Je-Ho Park, Jaime Delgado, Akio Yamadae, Frederic Dufauxf, Ruben Tous. JPSearch: New international standard providing interoperable framework for image search and sharing. Signal Processing: Image Communication 27 (2012). pp. 709-721. (JCR)(2012)
  • Ruben Tous and Jaime Delgado. Uniform query formalization in mobile visual search: From standards to practice. Signal Processing: Image Communication. 2012. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.image.2012.05.001 (JCR)(2012)
  • Ruben Tous, Jaime Delgado, Thomas Zinkl, Pere Toran, Gabriela Alcalde, Martin Goetz and Olga Ferrer-Roca. The Anatomy of an Optical Biopsy Semantic Retrieval System. IEEE Multimedia, ISSN: 1070-986X, IEEE MultiMedia, April-June 2012 (vol. 19 no. 2). pp. 16-27. (JCR)(2012)
  • Ruben Tous, Jaime Delgado and Olga Ferrer-Roca (2012) Content Based Image Retrieval CBIR Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy. XX Winter Course of the CATAI. 12th - 18th 2012 La Laguna, Tenerife, Canary Islands. Spain. In CATAI 2012: Health Cloud. iCloud & Crowdsourcing - Proc XX Winter Course. ISBN: 978-84-615-6145-2. CATAI Editions 2011 Tenerife. Pp64-70. (2011)
  • Ruben Tous and Jaime Delgado (2011) Standards for Query Formalization in Mobile Visual Search. MOBIMEDIA 2011. 7th International ICST Mobile Multimedia Communications Conference 5-7 September 2011 - Cagliari, Italy (2011)
  • Ruben Tous, Jordi Nin, Jaime Delgado, and Pere Toran (2011), Approaches and Standards for Metadata Interoperability in Distributed Image Search&Retrieval. DEXA 2011. 22nd DEXA Conference. IRIT, Paul Sabatier University. Toulouse, France August 29 - September 2, 2011volume 6861 of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science (2011)
  • Ruben Tous, Jaime Delgado, Olga Ferrer-Roca (2011) Optical Biopsy Data Base Content Retrieval with a Smartphone. XIX Winter Course of the CATAI 28th March - 3rd April 2010 La Laguna, Tenerife, Canary Islands. Spain. In CATAI 2011: iPhone & 4G Mobile Phones in Telemedicine - Proc XIX Winter Course. ISBN: 978-84-614-5997-1. CATAI Editions 2011 Tenerife. Pp44-48. (2011)
  • Ruben Tous, Manel Guerrero, and Jaime Delgado. Semantic Web for Reliable Citation Analysis in Scholarly Publishing. Information Technology and Libraries (ITAL) March 2011. (JCR)(2011)
  • Olga Ferrer, Francesco Ettorre, Xiomara Santos, Thomas Zinkl, Ruben Tous, Jaime Delgado (2011). Solo-Medicine in Optical Biopsies. A Way to Practice Telemedicine. HEALTHINF 2011. In HEALTHINF 2011 Proceedings of the International Conference on Health Informatics Rome, Italy January 26 - 29, 2011. Pag: 441-445. (2011)
  • Ruben Tous and Jaime Delgado. Semantic-driven Multimedia Retrieval with the MPEG Query Format. Multimedia Tools and Applications (MTAP). Special Issue on Semantic Multimedia. ISSN: 1380-7501 (print version). ISSN: 1573-7721 (electronic version). DOI: 10.1007/s11042-009-0390-9. pp 149-163. (JCR)(2010)
  • Anna Carreras, Ruben Tous, Eva Rodríguez, Jaime Delgado, Giovanni Cordara, Gianluca Francini, Diego Gibellino. A Standards-Based Generic Approach for Complex Multimedia Management. Journal of Digital Information Management (JDIM), Special issue on context-aware and mobile multimedia databases and services, ISSN 0972-7272, Volume 8, Issue 1, February 2010. (J)(2010)
  • Victor Torres, Ruben Tous, Jaime Delgado (2010) Reliable Scholarly Objects Search and Interchange Framework. In Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Electronic Publishing. 16 - 18 June 2010, Helsinki, Finland. ISBN 978-952-232-086-5, pag. 57-68 (2010)
  • Mario Döller, Florian Stegmaier, Harald Kosch, Ruben Tous and Jaime Delgado. Standardized Interoperable Image Retrieval. ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC), Track on Advances in Spatial and Image-based Information Systems (ASIIS), pages=881-887, Sierre, Switzerland, 2010 (2010)
  • Mario Döller, Ruben Tous, Matthias Gruhne, Miran Choi, Tae-Beom Lim, Jaime Delgado, Ndjafa Yakou. Semantic MPEG Query Format Validation and Processing. IEEE Multimedia, ISSN: 1070-986X, IEEE MultiMedia, October-December 2009 (vol. 16 no. 4). pp. 22-33. (JCR)(2009)
  • Anna Carreras, Jaime Delgado, Eva Rodríguez, Ruben Tous (2009). The Impact of Contextual Information on User Privacy in Social Networks, in Proc. of the 1st Workshop on Privacy and Protection in Web-based Social Networks (within ICAIL '09), Barcelona, Spain, June 2009. IDT Series, vol. 3, ISSN 2013-5017. Huygens Editorial. 08/06/2009-08/06/2009 (2009)
  • Matthias Gruhne, Peter Dunker and Ruben Tous (2009). Using the MPEG Query Format for Cross-Modal Identification. Journal of Multimedia (JMM, ISSN 1796-2048) Special Issue on Multimodal Information Retrieval. Volume 4, Issue 5, pp. 263-329, 6 papers, October 2009. (J)(2009)
  • Ruben Tous, Olga Ferrer, Jaime Delgado (2010) CBIR - Content based information retrieval in Optical Biopsies. XVIII Winter Course of the CATAI 8th - 14st March 2010 La Laguna, Tenerife, Canary Islands. Spain. In CATAI 2010 IoT. Internet of Things for Medical Devices - Proc XVIII Winter Course. ISBN: 978-84-613-7246-1. CATAI Editions 2009 Tenerife. Pp41-46. (2009)
  • Olga Ferrer, Vinicius Duval, Jaime Delgado, Claudio Rolim, and Ruben Tous (2010). Query by Image Medical Training. Optical Biopsy with Confocal Endoscopy (OB-CEM). HEALTHINF 2010. ISBN: 978-989-674-016-0. Pag: 166-172 (2010)
  • Anna Carreras, Ruben Tous, Jaime Delgado How MPEG Query Format enables advanced multimedia functionalities. SEMUDATE 2009 (SAMT 2009) (2009)
  • Ruben Tous and Jaime Delgado A LEGO-like Metadata Architecture for Image Search∧Retrieval. MDMM 2009: 3rd Workshop on Multimedia Data Mining and Management. in conjunction with 20th International Conference on DEXA 2009. August 31 - September 4, 2009. Linz, Austria. ISBN: 978-0-7695-3763-4. pp.246-250, 2009. In 20th International Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Application, 2009. (2009)
  • Ruben Tous (2009) Query formats for multimedia applications ISO/IEC 15938-12 (MPEG Query Format) ∧ ISO/IEC 24800 (JPSearch) In CATAI 2009 Super-Resolution and Optical Biopsy - Proc XVII Winter Course. ISBN: 978-84-612-8620-1. CATAI Editions 2009 Tenerife. Pp25-32. (2009)
  • Anna Carreras, Ruben Tous, Eva Rodríguez, Jaime Delgado, Giovanni Cordara, Gianluca Francini, Diego Gibellino (2009). A Standards-Based Generic Approach for Complex Multimedia Management. 9th Workshop on Multimedia Metadata (WMM'09) March 19th-20th (in conjunction with CORESA'09), Toulouse, France. 2009. In "Wmm'09 9th Workshop on Multimedia Metadata". Irit Press, 2009, p. 147-159. (2009)
  • Mario Doeller, Ruben Tous, Matthias Gruhne, Kyoungro Yoon, Masanori Sano, and Ian S. Burnett (2008). The MPEG Query Format: Unifying Access to Multimedia Retrieval Systems. IEEE Multimedia, ISSN: 1070-986X, volume 15, issue 4, 2008. pp. 82-95. (JCR)(2008)
  • Ruben Tous and Jaime Delgado (2008). Semantic-driven multimedia retrieval with the MPEG Query Format. 3rd International Conference on Semantic and Digital Media Technologies SAMT 3 - 5 Dec 2008, Koblenz, Germany. Lecture Notes in Computer Science. ISSN 0302-9743. Volume 5392/2008. ISBN 978-3-540-92234-6. Pag. 149-163.
  • Karol Wnukowicz, Grzegorz Galinski, Ruben Tous (2008). Still Image Copy Detection Algorithm Robust to Basic Image Modifications. 50th International Symposium ELMAR-2008 10-13 September 2008, Zadar, Croatia. In Proceedings Elmar 2008. Hrvatska el troprivreda, 2009, Vol 2. p. 455-458.
  • Anna Carreras, Giovanni Cordara, Jaime Delgado, Frédéric Dufaux, Gianluca Francini, Thien M. Ha, Eva Rodríguez, Rubén Tous (2008). A Search and Retrieval Framework for the management of copyrighted audiovisual content. 50th International Symposium ELMAR-2008 10-13 September 2008, Zadar, Croatia. pp. 435-438
  • Anna Carreras, Ruben Tous, Eva Rodríguez, Jaime Delgado, Giovanni Cordara, Gianluca Francini, Skjalg Lepsoy, Safak Dogan, Hemantha Kodikara Arachchi (2008). Enriching search and retrieval of multimedia information with DRM services and context-based content adaptation. MDMM'08 (DEXA 2008) 2nd International Workshop on Multimedia Data Mining and Management. September 1-5, Turin, Italy. pp.117-121
  • Ruben Tous and Jaime Delgado (2008). The MPEG Query Format, a new standard for querying digital content. Usage in scholarly literature search and retrieval. ELPUB2008, June 2008, pp. 45-55.
  • Ruben Tous, Jaime Delgado, Anna Carreras, Eva Rodríguez (2008). A TV Digital Assets Interchange Framework Based on Emerging Standards. ISCE 2008. 12th Annual IEEE International Symposium on Consumer Electronics, Algarve (Portugal)April, 14-16th 2008. Page(s): 1-4.
  • Matthias Gruhne, Peter Dunker, Mario Döller and Ruben Tous (2008). Distributed Cross-Modal Search with the MPEG Query Format. WIAMIS 2008. 9th International Workshop on Image Analysis for Multimedia Interactive Services, May 7-9, 2008, Klagenfurt, Austria. In Ninth International Workshop on Image Analysis for Multimedia Interactive Services, 2008 pp.211-214.
  • Ruben Tous, Anna Carreras, Jaime Delgado, Giovanni Cordara, Francini Gianluca, Enric Peig, Frederic Dufaux and Grzegorz Galinski (2008). An Architecture for TV Content Distributed Search and Retrieval Using the MPEG Query Format (MPQF). AMDIT 2008. International Workshop on Ambient Media Delivery and Interactive Television , Quebec City, Canada, February 11-14, 2008
  • Jordi Tubella, Pere Barlet, Rubén Tous, Carlos Álvarez, Daniel Jiménez, David López, Javier Alonso, Joan Manuel Parcerisa, Christian Pérez, Montse Fernández (2008). Cómo mejorar el feedback mediante una herramienta de corrección automática. XI Jornadas docentes del Departamento de Arquitectura de Computadores (JoDoDac), Barcelona. 15/02/2008
  • Daniel Jiménez-González, Carlos Álvarez, David López, Joan-Manuel Parcerisa, Javier Alonso, Christian Perez, Ruben Tous, Pere Barlet, Montse Fernandez and Jordi Tubella (2008). Work in Progress-Improving Feedback Using an Automatic Assessment Tool. The 38th Annual Frontiers in Education (FIE) Conference (FIE2008), Saratoga Springs, New York. October 22-25, 2008
  • Carlos Álvarez, Daniel Jiménez, David López, Javier Alonso, Ruben Tous, Joan M. Parcerisa, Pere Barlet, Montse Fernández, Jordi Tubella, Christian Perez (2008). SISA-EMU: Feedback Automático Para Ensamblador. XIV Jornadas de Enseñanza Universitaria de la Informática (JENUI 2008), Granada 9-11 de julio de 2008. Páginas 557-564. ISBN: 978-84-612-4475-1.
  • Kevin Adistambha, Mario Doeller, Ruben Tous, Matthias Gruhne, Masanori Sano, Chrisa Tsinaraki, Stavros Christodoulakis, Kyoungro Yoon, Christian H. Ritz and Ian S. Burnett (2007). The MPEG-7 Query Format: A New Standard in Progress for Multimedia Query by Content. 7th International Symposium on Communications and Information Technologies (ISCIT 2007), Sydney, Australia, October 16-19, 2007. IEEE Computer Society Press. ISBN: 978-1-4244-0977-8. p. 479-484
  • Matthias Gruhne, Ruben Tous, Mario Doeller, Jaime Delgado and Harald Kosch (2007). MP7QF: An MPEG-7 Query Format. 3rd International Conference on Automated Production of Cross Media Content for Multi-channel Distribution (AXMEDIS 2007), Barcelona, 28 to 30 November 2007. IEEE Computer Society Press. ISBN 0-7695-3030-3. p. 15-18
  • Ruben Tous and Jaime Delgado (2007). L7, an MPEG-7 Query Framework. 3rd International Conference on Automated Production of Cross Media Content for Multi-channel Distribution (AXMEDIS 2007), Barcelona, November 2007. p. 256-263
  • Ruben Tous and Jaime Delgado (2006) Contorsion: A Semantic XPath processor Electronic Notes in Theoretical Computer Science Volume 150, Issue 2 , 23 March 2006, Pages 87-102 Proceedings of the International Workshop on Database Interoperability (InterDB 2005) Namur, Belgium (doi:10.1016/j.entcs.2005.11.036) (J)(2006)
  • Ruben Tous and Jaime Delgado (2006) A Vector Space Model for Semantic Similarity Calculation and OWL Ontology Alignment. 17th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 2006), 4-8 September 2006. Lecture Notes in Computer Science 4080 proceedings. ISSN 0302-9743. p. 307-316.
  • Rosa Gil, Ruben Tous and Jaime Delgado (2005), Managing Intellectual Property Rights in the WWW: Patterns and Semantics. Book, 1st International Conference on Automated Production of Cross Media Content for Multi-channel Distribution (AXMEDIS 2005), Italy, 30-2 November 2005
  • Ruben Tous, Roberto García, Eva Rodríguez, Jaime Delgado (2005) Architecture of a Semantic XPath Processor. Application to Digital Rights Management. 6th International Conference on Electronic Commerce and Web Technologies EC-Web 2005. August 23 - August 26, 2005 Copenhagen, Denmark. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 3590 (2005), pp. 1-10. ISSN: 0302-9743
  • Ruben Tous and Jaime Delgado (2005) RDF Databases for Querying XML. A Model-mapping Approach. DISWeb 2005 International Workshop Data Integration and the Semantic Web. Procedings of the CAiSE'05 Workshops- J. Castro, E. Teniente(Eds.). Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, Portugal 2005 - ISBN 972-752-077-4 Pages: 363 - 377 13-17 June 2005, Porto, Portugal
  • Ruben Tous and Jaime Delgado (2005) Using OWL for Querying an XML/RDF Syntax. WWW'05: Special interest tracks and posters of the 14th international conference on World Wide Web. Chiba, Japan. May 10-14, 2005. Pages: 1018 - 1019. ACM Press 2005. ISBN:1-59593-051-5. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1062745.1062847. (Classification A+ according the 2007 Ranking of ICT Conferences)
  • Ruben Tous, Núria Garcia, Rosa Gil, Manel Guerrero, Anna Escudero et al. (2004). Implementació d'un Portal d'Aprenentatge no Presencial: El Laboratori Virtual de Sistemes de Transmissió (LAVISIT). XII Congreso Universitario de Innovación Educativa en las Enseñanzas Técnicas (CUIEET), Barcelona 26-28 Julio 2004. ISBN: 84-688-6913-9. Pàg. 208
  • Ruben Tous and Jaime Delgado (2003) Interoperability Adaptors for Distributed Information Search on the Web, ELPUB2003. From information to knowledge: Proceedings of the 7th ICCC/IFIP International Conference on Electronic Publishing held at the Universidade do Minho, Portugal 25-28 June 2003. Pàg. 334-340
  • Ruben Tous and Jaime Delgado (2002) Advanced Meta-Search of News in the Web , elpub2002 - Technology Interactions. Proceedings of the 6th International ICCC/IFIP Conference on Electronic Publishing held in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic, November 2002.
  • Publications

    Books
    Mario Macías, Mauro Gómez, Rubèn Tous y Jordi Torres (2015). Introducción a Apache Spark. Para Empezar a Programar el Big Data. Editorial UOC, Noviembre 2015. ISBN: 978-84-9116-037-3
    Ruben Tous (2008). Data Integration with XML and Semantic Web Technologies. VDM Verlag Dr. Müller Aktiengesellschaft and Co. KG 2008. ISBN 978-3-8364-7138-1 (Amazon)

    Publications

    Book chapters

    Publications

    PhD thesis, technical reports, etc.

    Standardization

    Editor of