Crowdsourcing Personalized Weight Loss Diets

The Diet Explorer is a lightweight system that relies on aggregated human insights for assessing and recommending suitable weight loss diets. We compared its performance against Google and suggest that the system, bootstrapped using a public crowdsourcing platform, provides comparable results in terms of overall satisfaction, relevance, and trustworthiness.

Hosio Simo, van Berkel Niels, Oppenlaender Jonas, Goncalves Jorge

A1 Journal article – refereed

S. J. Hosio, N. van Berkel, J. Oppenlaender and J. Goncalves, "Crowdsourcing Personalized Weight Loss Diets," in Computer, vol. 53, no. 1, pp. 63-71, Jan. 2020. doi: 10.1109/MC.2019.2902542