Publications

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

A Bayesian approach to multiscale inverse problems with on-the-fly scale determination

Ellam, L., Zabaras, N., & Girolami, M. (2016)

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcp.2016.08.031

Journal of Computational Physics326, 115–140.

link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0021999116303886

Geometric MCMC for Infinite-Dimensional Inverse Problems

Beskos, A., Girolami, M., Lan, S., Farrell, P. E., & Stuart, A. M. (2017)

DOI:10.1016/j.jcp.2016.12.041

Journal of Computational Physics335, 327–351.

link 1: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0021999116307033

link 2: https://arxiv.org/abs/1606.06351

Frank-Wolfe Bayesian Quadrature: Probabilistic Integration with Theoretical Guarantees

Briol, F.-X., Oates, C. J., Girolami, M., & Osborne, M. A. (2015)

arXiv:1506.02681v3

In Advances In Neural Information Processing Systems 28 (pp. 1162–1170).

link 1: https://papers.nips.cc/paper/5749-frank-wolfe-bayesian-quadrature-probabilistic-integration-with-theoretical-guarantees

link 2: https://arxiv.org/pdf/1506.02681.pdf

Bayesian Probabilistic Numerical Methods

Cockayne, J., Oates, C., Sullivan, T., & Girolami, M. (2017)

arXiv:1701.04006

link: https://arxiv.org/abs/1702.03673

Probabilistic Meshless Methods for Partial Differential Equations and Bayesian Inverse Problems

Cockayne, J., Oates, C. J., Sullivan, T., & Girolami, M. (2016)

arXiv:1605.07811

link: https://arxiv.org/abs/1605.07811

Convergence Rates for a Class of Estimators Based on Stein’s Identity

Oates, C. J., Cockayne, J., Briol, F.-X., & Girolami, M. (2016).

arXiv:1603.03220

link: https://arxiv.org/abs/1603.03220

Probabilistic Models for Integration Error in the Assessment of Functional Cardiac Models

Oates, C. J., Niederer, S., Lee, A., Briol, F.-X., & Girolami, M. (2016)

arXiv:1606.06841

link: https://arxiv.org/abs/1606.06841

On the Sampling Problem for Kernel Quadrature

Briol, F.-X., Oates, C. J., Cockayne, J., & Girolami, M. (2017)

arXiv:1706.03369v1

Proceedings of the International Conference on Machine Learning.

link: https://arxiv.org/abs/1706.03369

Geometry and Dynamics for Markov Chain Monte Carlo

Barp, A., Briol, F.-X., Kennedy, A. D., & Girolami, M. (2018)

arXiv:1705.02891v1

Annual Reviews in Statistics and Its Applications, 5. 

link 1: https://arxiv.org/abs/1705.02891

link 2: http://www.annualreviews.org/doi/abs/10.1146/annurev-statistics-031017-100141

Algorithms for Learning Sparse Additive Models with Interactions in High Dimensions

Hemant Tyagi, Anastasios Kyrillidis, Bernd Gärtner, Andreas Krause

arXiv:1605.00609v3

https://arxiv.org/abs/1605.00609

Digital Hegemonies: The Localness of Search Engine Results

Andrea Ballatore, Mark Graham & Shilad Sen

http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/24694452.2017.1308240

http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/24694452.2017.1308240

Engagement in the Knowledge Economy: Regional Patterns of Content Creation with a Focus on Sub-Saharan Africa.

Ojanperrä, A., Graham, M., Straumann, R., De Sabbata, S., and Zook, M. 2017.

Information Technologies and International Development. 13. 33-51.

Multiple Systems Estimation (or Capture-recapture Estimation) to Inform Public Policy

Bird, S. M. and King, R.

https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev-statistics-031017-100641

http://www.annualreviews.org/doi/10.1146/annurev-statistics-031017-100641

Normalizing single-cell RNA sequencing data: challenges and opportunities

Catalina A Vallejos, Davide Risso, Antonio Scialdone, Sandrine Dudoit & John C Marioni

doi:10.1038/nmeth.4292

https://www.nature.com/nmeth/journal/v14/n6/full/nmeth.4292.html

FilteredWeb: A Framework for the Automated Search-Based Discovery of Blocked URLs

Alexander Darer, Oliver Farnan, Joss Wright

arXiv:1704.07185

https://arxiv.org/abs/1704.07185

What to Expect When You Are Expecting on the Grassmannian

A. Eftekhari, L. Balzano, and M. Wakin

DOI: 10.1109/LSP.2017.2684784

http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/7883935/

Link to the (free of charge) arXiv copy: https://arxiv.org/abs/1611.07216

A robust parallel algorithm for combinatorial compressed sensing

Rodrigo Mendoza-Smith, Jared Tanner, Florian Wechsung

arXiv:1704.09012

https://arxiv.org/abs/1704.09012

Expander ℓ0-decoding

Rodrigo Mendoza-Smith, Jared Tanner

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.acha.2017.03.001

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1063520317300210

Profinite Techniques for Probabilistic Automata and the Markov Monoid Algorithm

Nathanaël Fijalkow

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tcs.2017.04.006

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S030439751730316X

Analysis of free text in electronic health records for identification of cancer patient trajectories

Kasper Jensen, Cristina Soguero-Ruiz, Karl Oyvind Mikalsen, Rolv-Ole Lindsetmo, Irene Kouskoumvekaki, Mark Girolami, Stein Olav Skrovseth & Knut Magne Augestad

doi:10.1038/srep46226

https://www.nature.com/articles/srep46226

Data exploration through dot-driven development

Tomas Petricek

DOI: 10.4230/LIPIcs.DRAFT.2016.23

http://tomasp.net/academic/papers/pivot/pivot-ecoop17.pdf

Predicting floods with Flickr tags

Nataliya Tkachenko , Stephen Jarvis, Rob Procter

https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0172870

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0172870

Aging increases cell-to-cell transcriptional variability upon immune stimulation

Celia Pilar Martinez-Jimenez, Nils Eling, Hung-Chang Chen, Catalina A. Vallejos, Aleksandra A. Kolodziejczyk, Frances Connor, Lovorka Stojic, Timothy F. Rayner, Michael J. T. Stubbington, Sarah A. Teichmann, Maike de la Roche, John C. Marioni, Duncan T. Odom

DOI: 10.1126/science.aah4115

http://science.sciencemag.org/content/355/6332/1433

Press Releases:

http://www.cam.ac.uk/research/news/ageing-leads-to-breakdown-in-cell-coordination

https://www.ebi.ac.uk/about/news/press-releases/ageing-cell-coordination-breakdown

Incorporating unobserved heterogeneity in Weibull survival models: A Bayesian approach

Catalina A. Vallejos, Mark F.J. Steel

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecosta.2017.01.005

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2452306217300072

Bayesian survival modelling of university outcomes

Catalina A. Vallejos, Mark F. J. Steel

DOI: 10.1111/rssa.12211

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/rssa.12211/full

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

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

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

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

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

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

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/

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

Foreign-language Reviews: Help or Hindrance?

Scott A. Hale, Irene Eleta

DOI: 10.1145/3025453.3025575

https://arxiv.org/abs/1702.00210

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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 

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

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

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

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

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

Investment consequences of the Paris climate agreement

Howard Covington (2016)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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