Publications

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2018


Large-scale content analysis of historical newspapers in the town of Gorizia 1873–1914

Nello Cristianini, Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Gaetano Dato. Historical Methods: A Journal of Quantitative and Interdisciplinary Historypp. 1-26, 2018.

 

2017


The Actors of History: Narrative Network Analysis Reveals the Institutions of Power in British Society Between 1800-1950

Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Saatviga Sudhahar, James Thompson, Nello Cristianini. Advances in Intelligent Data Analysis XVI, Springer, Cham, 2017, (Frontier Prize Winner).

 

Freudian Slips: Analysing the Internal Representations of a Neural Network from its Mistakes

Sen Jia, Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Nello Cristianini. Advances in Intelligent Data Analysis XVIpp. 138-148, Springer, Cham, 2017.

 

Content analysis of 150 years of British periodicals

Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Saatviga Sudhahar, James Thompson, Justin Lewis, FindMyPast Newspaper Team, Nello Cristianini. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America2017.

 

2016


Change-point Analysis of the Public Mood in UK Twitter during the Brexit Referendum

Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Fabon Dzogang, Nello Cristianini. 2016 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM), DMiP Workshop2016.

 

Gender Classification by Deep Learning on Millions of Weakly Labelled Images

Sen Jia, Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Nello Cristianini. 2016 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM), Data Mining in Human Activity Analysis Workshop2016.

 

Seasonal Fluctuations in Collective Mood Revealed by Wikipedia Searches and Twitter Posts

Fabon Dzogang, Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Nello Cristianini. 2016 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM), SENTIRE Workshop2016.

 

Discovering Periodic Patterns in Historical News 

Fabon Dzogang, Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, FindMyPast Newspaper Team, Nello Cristianini. PLoS One11 (11), pp. e0165736, 2016.

 

Automating Massive-Scale Analysis of News Content

Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Justin Lewis, Nello Cristianini. Bob Franklin, Scott Eldridge II (Ed.): The Routledge Companion to Digital Journalism StudiesChapter 9, Routledge, 2016.

 

Time Series Analysis of Garment Distributions via Street Webcam

Sen Jia, Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Nello Cristianini. International Conference on Image Analysis and Recognitionpp. 765-773, Springer, 2016.

 

Women Are Seen More than Heard in Online Newspapers

Sen Jia, Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Saatviga Sudhahar, Cynthia Carter, Nello Cristianini. PLoS One11 (2), 2016.

 

2015


Discovering Culturomic Trends in Large-Scale Textual Corpora

Thomas Lansdall-Welfare. PhD Thesis, University of Bristol, 2015.

 

Measuring Gender Bias in News Images 

Sen Jia, Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Nello Cristianini. Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference Companion on World Wide Web (WWW)2015.

 

Scalable Preference Learning from Data Streams

Fabon Dzogang, Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Saatviga Sudhahar, Nello Cristianini. Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference Companion on World Wide Web (WWW)2015.

 

2014


On the Coverage of Science in the Media: A Big Data Study on the Impact of the Fukushima Disaster

Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Saatviga Sudhahar, Giuseppe Veltri, Nello Cristianini. Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE International Conference on Big DataIEEE, 2014.

 

The Anatomy of a Modular System for Media Content Analysis

Ilias Flaounas, Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Panagiota Antonakaki, Nello Cristianini. arXiv preprint arXiv:1402.62082014.

 

2013


Research Methods in the Age of Digital Journalism: Massive-scale automated analysis of news-content—topics, style and gender

Ilias Flaounas, Omar Ali, Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Tijl De Bie, Nick Mosdell, Justin Lewis, Nello Cristianini. Digital Journalism(1), pp. 102–116, 2013.

 

Analysing mood patterns in the United Kingdom through Twitter content

Vasileios Lampos, Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Ricardo Araya, Nello Cristianini. arXiv preprint arXiv:1304.55072013.

 

Automatic Annotation of a Dynamic Corpus by Label Propagation

Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Ilias Flaounas, Nello Cristianini. Mathematical Methodologies in Pattern Recognition and Machine Learningpp. 19–32, Springer New York, 2013.

 

2012


Effects of the Recession on Public Mood in the UK

Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Vasileios Lampos, Nello Cristianini. Proceedings of the 21st International Conference Companion on World Wide Web (WWW)pp. 1221–1226, ACM, Lyon, France, 2012.

 

ElectionWatch: Detecting Patterns in News Coverage of US Elections

Saatviga Sudhahar, Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Ilias Flaounas, Nello Cristianini. Proceedings of the Demonstrations at the 13th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (EACL)pp. 82–86, Association for Computational Linguistics, Avignon, France, 2012.

 

Nowcasting the mood of the nation

Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Vasileios Lampos, Nello Cristianini. Significance(4), pp. 26–28, 2012.

 

Scalable corpus annotation by graph construction and label propagation

Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Ilias Flaounas, Nello Cristianini. Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Pattern Recognition Applications and Methodspp. 25–34, 2012.

 

Quantitative Narrative Analysis of US Elections in International News Media

Saatviga Sudhahar, Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Ilias Flaounas, Nello Cristianini. Internet, Politics, Policypp. 21–22, 2012.

 

The Effect of the Recession on Collective Mood in the UK

Thomas Lansdall-Welfare, Vasileios Lampos, Nello Cristianini. Internet, Politics, Policypp. 21–22, 2012.