GCRF Hub Development Fund – Tanzania Trip

Thanks to support from the RCUK’s GCRF Development Fund, N/LAB and the University of Nottingham’s Rights Lab, visited Tanzania at the end of march to meet with partners for the newly established network of stakeholders […]

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 […]