On the 25th of September 2015 Dr. John Kelleher, lecturer in the DIT School of Computing and manager of the AIRC, launched a new book on machine learning. Dr. Kelleher co-authored the book with former colleague Dr. Brian McNamee of UCD and Aoife D’Arcy of the Analytics Store. The book is entitled: Fundamentals of Machine Learning […]
On Saturday the 17th of October 2015 Dr. Colm Sloan was awarded his PhD from DIT at the Autumn Graudations. Dr. Sloan was awarded his PhD for his thesis: Drive-based Utility-Maximizing Computer Game Non-Player Characters Dr Sloan was supervised by Dr. Brian Mac Namee and Dr. John D. Kelleher. We wish Colm every success in […]
On Thursday the 11 of November 2015, as part of the AIRC/School of Computing research seminar series, Dr. Hector Franco gave a seminar entitled: An Introduction to Semantic Role Labeling Abstract: Semantic Role Labeling is a text sentence analysis task in which acomputer has to identify what happened, who did it, who received theaction, which tool was […]
On Thursday 29th October 2015, as part of the AIRC/School of Computing research seminar series, Dr John McAauley presented an seminar on: Data Visualisation, an Introduction About Dr. McAuley: Dr. McAuley recently joined the DIT School of Computing as a full-time staff member having previously worked as a Data Scientist in Industry and completed a […]
On Thursday the 30th of September 2015, , as part of the AIRC/School of Computing research seminar series, Dr. Kristina Luus gave a seminar on: Satellite-data-driven estimates of Alaskan carbon cycling Abstract: Average global temperatures have recently been warming, due primarily to increasing atmospheric concentrations of greenhouse gases fromhuman activities. Warming trends have been strongest across Arctic regions, where […]
On Thursday 19th of February 2015, as part of the AIRC/School of Computing research seminar series, Dr. Luca Longo presented a seminar on: Formalising Human Mental Workload as a Defeasible Computational Concept This presentation was based on Dr. Longo’s PhD thesis which you can access from: this page on Research Gate.
On Tuesday the 9th of December 2014 , as part of the AIRC/School of Computing research seminar series, Dr. Sarah Jane Delay gave a seminar on Text Analytics. Abstract: Text Analytics is the process of extracting actionable insight from collections of textual documents which are characterised by their unstructured nature. Ever increasing sources of such […]
On Thursday 20th November, as part of the AIRC/School of Computing research seminar series, Mr Pat Browne presented an excellent talk on: “Using Algebraic Specifications for Representing and Structuring Geographic Information”