International Journal of Geographical Information Science

N/LAB PhD student Paul Brindley’s paper: Generating Vague Neighbourhoods through Data Mining of Passive Web Data, accepted into the International Journal of Geographical Information Science last month is now available online. The paper is available […]

Poisson Process Paper Posted

Associate Dr. Duncan Barrack, in conjunction with N/LAB’s Dr. James Goulding and N/LAB associate Dr. Simon Preston have released their working paper: Classification and clustering for samples of event time data using non-homogeneous Poisson process […]

Understanding Complex Big Data

Today work jointly undertaken by the Human Factors Research Group at the University of Nottingham and N/LAB’s Dr. James Goulding was presented at Ergonomics & Human Factors 2017. The presented work focused on a study into […]

GIScience UK 2017

Today N/LAB attended the 25th GIScience Research UK Conference, presenting three papers. The first was by student Gregor Engelmann titled: Estimating activity-based land-use through unsupervised learning from mobile phone event series in emerging economies. The […]

Korea Green Innovation Days: Dar es Salaam 2017

Last week Dr. Gavin Smith (N/LAB) was is in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and presented results from the project Generating Geo-demographic Data from CDR Data: Mobility at the Korea Green Innovation Days. The event brought together leaders […]

NetMob 2017

N/LAB PhD student Gregor Engelmann recently presented at NetMob 2017. The work, titled Social Good: Estimating population behaviour to describe activity-based land-use in emerging economies using mobile phone event series, is joint work with N/LAB researchers Dr. […]

Orlando – AMA Winter Educators’ Conference

Four members of N/LAB attended the American Marketing Association Winter Conference, held in Orlando, Florida. The team gave two talks that made a valuable contribution to the Big Data theme; based on work being undertaken […]

International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM)

This week N/LAB attended ICDM in Barcelona, presenting work by Dr. James Goulding (N/LAB), Dr. Simon Preston (School of Mathematical Sciences, University of Nottingham) and Dr. Gavin Smith (N/LAB). The paper, titled Event Series Prediction via […]

OSM: Going Back in Time

I’ve been playing around with the full planet file to look at going back in time in OSM. Mainly, this is to look at how Ramani Huria’s data has evolved over time and is all […]