Publications

Here you can explore our latest research publications. Each entry lists the publication source, and details about the authors.

A Biased Review of Biases in Twitter Studies on Political Collective Action

Peter Cihon and Taha Yasseri (2016)

Frontiers in Physics, 4:34. doi: 10.3389/fphy.2016.00034

http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fphy.2016.00034/full

An Informational Right to the City? Code, Content, Control, and the Urbanization of Information

J. Shaw, M. Graham 2017

DOI: 10.1111/anti.12312

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/anti.12312/full

At the Crossroads: Lessons and Challenges in Computational Social Science

Javier Borge-Holthoefer, Yamir Moreno, Taha Yasseri, eds. (2016)

Lausanne: Frontiers Media, doi: 10.3389/978-2-88945-021-3.

http://journal.frontiersin.org/researchtopic/3623/at-the-crossroads-lessons-and-challenges-in-computational-social-science

Beyond privacy and exposure: ethical issues within citizen-facing analytics

Peter Grindrod (2016)

Philosophical Translations of the Royal Society, volume 374, issue 2083. 

http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/374/2083/20160132

Coherency-maximizing exploration in the supermarket

Peter S. Riefer, Rosie Prior, Nicholas Blair, Giles Pavey & Bradley C. Love (2016)

Nature Human Behaviour, Article number: 0017 (2017) doi:10.1038/s41562-016-0017

http://www.nature.com/articles/s41562-016-0017

Compelling truth: legal protection of the infosphere against big data spills

Burkhard Schafer (2016)

Philosophical Translations of the Royal Society, volume 374, issue 2083. 

http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/374/2083/20160114

Computer ‘bots’ are more like humans than you might think, having fights lasting years

Milena Tsvetkova, Ruth García-Gavilanes, Luciano Floridi, Taha Yasser

http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0171774

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0171774

Control functionals for Monte Carlo integration

Chris J.Oates, Mark Girolami and Nicolas Chopin (2016)

J.R.Statist.Soc.B, arXiv:1410.2392 [stat.ME].

https://arxiv.org/pdf/1410.2392v5.pdf

Data philanthropy and the design of the infraethics for information societies

Mariarosaria Taddeo (2016)

Philosophical Translations of the Royal Society, volume 374, issue 2083.

http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/374/2083/20160113

Data Polygamy: The Many-Many Relationships among Urban Spatio-Temporal Data Sets

Fernando Chirigati, Harish Doraiswamy, Theodoros Damoulas, Juliana Freire (2016)

SIGMOD '16 Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Management of Data, Pages 1011-1025, ISBN: 978-1-4503-3531-7 doi>10.1145/2882903.2915245

http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=2915245

Data science ethics in government

Cat Drew (2016)

Philosophical Translations of the Royal Society, volume 374, issue 2083.

http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/374/2083/20160119

Digital labour and development: impacts of global digital labour platforms and the gig economy on worker livelihoods

Mark Graham, Isis Hjorth, Vili Lehdonvirta

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/1024258916687250

http://journals.sagepub.com/eprint/3FMTvCNPJ4SkhW9tgpWP/full

Even good bots fight: The case of Wikipedia

M Tsvetkova, R García-Gavilanes, L Floridi, T Yasseri

http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0171774

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0171774

Facilitating the ethical use of health data for the benefit of society: electronic health records, consent and the duty of easy rescue

Sebastian Porsdam Mann, Julian Savulescu, Barbara J. Sahakian (2016)

Philosophical Translations of the Royal Society, volume 374, issue 2083. 

http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/374/2083/20160130

Faultless responsibility: on the nature and allocation of moral responsibility for distributed moral actions

Luciano Floridi (2016)

Philosophical Translations of the Royal Society, volume 374, issue 2083. 

http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/374/2083/20160112

Foreign-language Reviews: Help or Hindrance?

Scott A. Hale, Irene Eleta

DOI: 10.1145/3025453.3025575

https://arxiv.org/abs/1702.00210

Goal-based composition of scalable hybrid analytics for heterogeneous architectures

P. Coetzee, S.A. Jarvis 2016

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpdc.2016.11.009

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0743731516301666

Input-Output Non-Linear Dynamical Systems applied to Physiological Condition Monitoring

Konstantinos Georgatzis, Christopher K.I. Williams and Christopher Hawthorne (2016)

Proc Machine Learning in Health Care, JMLR W&C Track Volume 56, 2016

http://www.jmlr.org/proceedings/papers/v56/Georgatzis16.pdf

Investment consequences of the Paris climate agreement

Howard Covington (2016)

Journal of Sustainable Finance & Investment, DOI:10.1080/20430795.2016.1196556.

Local Geographies of Digital Inequality

Grant Blank, Mark Graham, Claudio Calvino

https://doi.org/10.1177/0894439317693332

http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/0894439317693332

Locating ethics in data science: responsibility and accountability in global and distributed knowledge production systems

Sabina Leonelli (2016)

Philosophical Translations of the Royal Society, volume 374, issue 2083. 

http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/374/2083/20160122

Miscomputation in software: Learning to live with errors

T. Petricek. 2017

The Art, Science, and Engineering of Programming, Issue 2.

http://programming-journal.org/2017/1/14/

Phenotiki: An open software and hardware platform for affordable and easy image-based phenotyping of rosette-shaped plants

Massimo Minervini, Mario Valerio Giuffrida, Pierdomenico Perata, Sotirios A. Tsaftaris (2016)

The Plant Journal, 2017. In press.

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/tpj.13472/full

Predicting Patient State-of-Health using Sliding Window and Recurrent Classifiers

Adam McCarthy, Christopher K.I. Williams (2016)

NIPS 2016 Workshop on Machine Learning for Health

http://homepages.inf.ed.ac.uk/ckiw/postscript/ml4hc-final-20161201.pdf 

Privacy is an essentially contested concept: a multi-dimensional analytic for mapping privacy

Deirdre K. Mulligan, Colin Koopman, Nick Doty (2016)

Philosophical Translations of the Royal Society, volume 374, issue 2083. 

http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/374/2083/20160118

Probabilistic Integration: A Role for Statisticians in Numerical Analysis?

François-Xavier Briol, Chris. J. Oates, Mark Girolami, Michael A. Osborne and Dino Sejdinovic (2016)

Cornell University Library, arXiv:1512.00933v2 [stat.ML].

https://arxiv.org/pdf/1512.00933v5.pdf

Quantifying scenic areas using crowdsourced data

Chanuki Illushka Seresinhe, Helen Susannah Moat, Tobias Preis

https://doi.org/10.1177/0265813516687302

http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/0265813516687302

Quantifying the diversity of news around stock market moves. Journal of Network Theory in Finance

Chester Curme, Ying Daisy Zhuo, Helen Susannah Moat and Tobias Preis 2017

DOI: 10.21314/JNTF.2017.027

http://www.risk.net/media/download/946536

The dynamics of big data and human rights: the case of scientific research

Effy Vayena, John Tasioulas (2016)

Philosophical Translations of the Royal Society, volume 374, issue 2083. 

http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/374/2083/20160129

The ethics of algorithms: Mapping the debate

Brent Daniel Mittelstadt, Patrick Allo, Mariarosaria Taddeo, Sandra Wachter, Luciano Floridi (2016)

Big Data & Society, 3 (2) 2053951716679679; DOI: 10.1177/2053951716679679

http://bds.sagepub.com/content/3/2/2053951716679679.full.pdf+html

The ethics of big data as a public good: which public? Whose good?

Linnet Taylor (2016)

Philosophical Translations of the Royal Society, volume 374, issue 2083.

http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/374/2083/20160126

The ethics of data and of data science: an economist’s perspective

Jonathan Cave (2016)

Philosophical Translations of the Royal Society, volume 374, issue 2083.

http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/374/2083/20160117

The ethics of smart cities and urban science

Rob Kitchin (2016)

Philosophical Translations of the Royal Society, volume 374, issue 2083.

http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/374/2083/20160115

The opportunities and ethics of big data: practical priorities for a national Council of Data Ethics

Olivia Varley-Winter, Hetan Shah (2016)

Philosophical Translations of the Royal Society, volume 374, issue 2083.

http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/374/2083/20160116

Understanding and coping with extremism in an online collaborative environment: A data-driven modeling

Csilla Rudas, Olivér Surányi, Taha Yasseri, János Török

http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0173561

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0173561

Understanding Spatial Media

Graham, M. 2017. (Chapter)

Digitally Augmented Geographies. In Understanding Spatial Media. eds. Kitchin, R., Lauriault, T. P., and Wilson, M. W. London: Sage. 44-55.

https://us.sagepub.com/en-us/nam/understanding-spatial-media/book245915#contents

Using Message Logs and Resource Use Data for Cluster Failure Diagnosis

Edward Chuah, Arshad Jhumka, James C. Browne, Nentawe Gurumdimma, Sai Narasimhamurthy, Bill Barth

23rd IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing, Data, and Analytics

https://doi.org/10.1109/HiPC.2016.035

What is data ethics?

Luciano Floridi, Mariarosaria Taddeo (2016)

Philosophical Translations of the Royal Society, volume 374, issue 2083. 

http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/374/2083/20160360#sec-1

What the success of brain imaging implies about the neural code

Olivia Guest; Bradley C Love

http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.21397

https://elifesciences.org/content/6/e21397

What’s the good of a science platform?

John Gallacher (2016)

Philosophical Translations of the Royal Society, volume 374, issue 2083.

http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/374/2083/20160127

Why a Right to Explanation of Automated Decision-Making Does Not Exist in the General Data Protection Regulation

S. Wachter, B. Mittelstadt, L. Floridi December 28, 2016

SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2903469

https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2903469