Keywords: developmental intelligence, learning diagnosis, A/B tests in online learning, computerized adaptive practice.


Savi, A. O., Marsman, M., van der Maas, H. L. J., & Maris, G. K. J. (in press). The wiring of intelligence. Perspectives on Psychological Science. [preprint]

van der Maas, H. L. J., Savi, A. O., Hofman, A., Kan, K.-J., & Marsman, M. (in press). The network approach to general intelligence. In D. J. McFarland (Ed.), General and specific mental abilities (pp. 108–131). Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

Savi, A. O. (2019). Towards an idiographic education (Doctoral dissertation). University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands. doi:10.31237/ [full text]


Savi, A. O., Deonovic, B. E., Bolsinova, M., van der Maas, H. L. J., & Maris, G. K. J. (2018). Automated diagnosis of misconceptions in single digit multiplication. doi:10.31234/ [preprint]

Brinkhuis, M. J. S., Savi, A. O., Coomans, F., Hofman, A. D., van der Maas, H. L. J., & Maris, G. (2018). Learning as it happens: A decade of analyzing and shaping a large-scale online learning system. Journal of Learning Analytics, 5, 29-46. doi:10.18608/jla.2018.52.3 [full text, preprint]

Savi, A. O., Ruijs, N. M., Maris, G. K. J., & van der Maas, H. L. J. (2018). Delaying access to a problem-skipping option increases effortful practice: Application of an A/B test in large-scale online learning. Computers & Education, 119, 84-94. doi:10.1016/j.compedu.2017.12.008 [full text, preprint, code&data, poster]


Savi, A. O. (2017). A tool to support MOOC teachers with questionnaires, adaptive lessons, and experimental comparisons. doi:10.31219/ [preprint]

Savi, A. O., Williams, J. J., Maris, G. K. J., & van der Maas, H. L. J. (2017). The role of A/B tests in the study of large-scale online learning. doi:10.31219/ [preprint]


Jansen, B. R. J., Hofman, A. D., Savi, A. O., Visser, I., & van der Maas, H. L. J. (2016). Self-adapting the success rate when practicing math. Learning and Individual Differences, 51, 1-10. doi:10.1016/j.lindif.2016.08.027 [full text]


Schmittmann, V. D., Jahfari, S., Borsboom, D., Savi, A. O., & Waldorp, L. J. (2015). Making large-scale networks from fMRI data. PLoS ONE, 10(9): e0129074. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0129074 [full text, data]

Savi, A. O., van der Maas, H. L. J., & Maris, G. K. J. (2015). Navigating massive open online courses. Science, 347, 958. doi:10.1126/science.347.6225.958 [full text, reprint]

2014 and before

Savi, A. O. (2013). Testing children’s Theory of Mind: Suitability of the strategic n-coin game (Master’s thesis). Retrieved from [full text]

Savi, A. O. (2013). Accurately explaining exploratory decisions in a non-stationary bandit problem: A recovery study of the Kalman filter model (Internship report). Retrieved from [full text (CC-BY), data included]

Savi, A. O. (2010). Automated inductive causation: Recovering causal structures from observational data (Bachelor’s thesis). Retrieved from [full text (CC-BY), code&data (GPL≥v3)]

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