Category Archives : News


DIT fiosraigh scholarship funding for 4 years: “Content Merge from Crowd-Sourced Spatial Information”

Content Merge from Crowd-Sourced Spatial Information   Dr. Bianca Schoen-Phelan Application Deadline: 11 January 2016 Application Documents: Academic CV, Cover letter, any other documents that the applicant considers relevant Start Date: February 2016 Application Method: Email to bianca.phelan@dit.ie   Project Description The recent decade has seen an unprecedented surge in available geo-referenced data. Social media […]


Well Done Dr. Paddy!

Dr Patrick Linstrom successfully defended his thesis, “Handling Concept Drift in the Context of Expensive Labels”, at a viva on 14th October, 2013. Well done Dr Paddy!


PhD Position in Machine Learning @ AIRC

The AIRC currently has a fully funded PhD position in machine learning. Details are given below and candidates interested in making an application should visit: http://dit.ie/researchandenterprise/graduateresearchschool/fundedphdprogrammes/science/#d.en.67013 Project Description: Project Description: Inductive-machine-learning-based automated fraud detection systems are best treated as a regression problem, and rely on large collections of historical data labelled with known outcomes for […]


Dr. Dunne Is Done

Congratulations to Dr. Mark Dunne who completed his viva this morning in impressive style. Mark’s thesis title is “The Turning, Stretching and Boxing Technique: A Direction Worth Looking Towards”. Well done Mark.


Dr Kennedy, I Presume?

Congratulations to Dr. Kenneth Kennedy how successfully defended his PhD thesis, “Credit Scoring Using Machine Learning” on the 2nd of May 2013. Well done Ken!