Monthly Archives: February 2013

Seminar 23/5/13 – Mirco Musolesi (University of Birmingham)

Interdependence and Predictability of Human Mobility and Social Interactions The study of the interdependence of human movement and social ties of individuals is one of the most interesting research areas in computational social science. Previous studies have shown that human … Continue reading

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Paper accepted in IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics

A paper titled “Investigating the disagreement between clinicians’ ratings of patients in ICUs” by Simon Rogers (IDI), Derek Sleeman (University of Aberdeen) and John Kinsella (University of Glasgow) has been accepted to appear in the IEEE Journal of Biomedical and … Continue reading

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Seminar 28/2/13 – Faizuddin Mohd Noor

Pre-interaction Identification By Dynamic Grip Classification We present a novel authentication method to identify users at they pick up a mobile device. We use a combination of back-of-device capacitive sensing and accelerometer measurements to perform classification, and obtain increased performance compared to … Continue reading

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Paper accepted to OAIR 2013

Congratulations to Edwin Thuma, who has had his first paper accepted.  Edwin will present his paper (“Evaluating Bad Query Abandonment in an Iterative SMS-Based FAQ Retrieval System”) at the Open Research Areas in Information Retrieval (OAIR) conference in Portugal in May. … Continue reading

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