Biography2007-2012: Director, ICT, Energy, Science Foundation Ireland, Dublin, Ireland.
2004- : Full Professor, Computer Science, Royal Holloway, University of London.
Department Chair, 2005-2007.
1999-2004: Full Professor, Computer Science, Queen's University of Belfast, Northern Ireland.
1996-1999: Full Professor, Computing Science, University of Ulster, Magee College, Derry, Northern Ireland.
1984-1996: Senior Scientist, Hubble Space Telescope Group (ST-ECF), Astrophysics Division, Space Science Department, European Space Agency. Based at European Southern Observatory, Garching/Munich, Germany.
1990-2007: Professeur Associé Sciences et Techniques, Observatoire Astronomique, Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg 1, France.
1984: Visiting Scientist, Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy.
1980-1984: Lecturer, Computer Science, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland.
1976-1978: Statistician-Programmer, Educational Research Centre, St Patrick's College, Dublin, Ireland.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Big Data, Data Analytics
Computational science including innovative use of models and paradigms from digital humanities and quantitative social sciences.
High performance search and discovery - linear and constant computational time algorithms.
Published: Sep 13, 2012
Correspondence Analysis is used to visualize the emotion-laden dialog in a central scene of the movie Casablanca.