These pages contain selected publications which serve as examples of the contributions by the researchers at Oxford and the ATI.

Publications by Oxford researchers funded by the Alan Turing Institute are included.

Petition growth and success rates on the UK no. 10 downing street website

Date: 2013

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Hale, S.A., Margetts, H. and Yasseri, T. (2013) ‘Petition growth and success rates on the UK no. 10 downing street website’, 5th Annual ACM Web Science Conference on – WebSci ’13, , pp. 132–138. doi: 10.1145/2464464.2464518.

Full text available at arxiv.org

Authors

Dr. Taha Yasseri
Prof. Helen Margetts
Dr. Scott A. Hale

Equivalence of distance-based and RKHS-based statistics in hypothesis testing

Date: 2013

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D. Sejdinovic, B. Sriperumbudur, A. Gretton, and K. Fukumizu, Equivalence of distance-based and RKHS-based statistics in hypothesis testing, The Annals of Statistics, vol. 41, no. 5, pp. 2263–2291, Oct. 2013.

Full text available at dx.doi.org

Author

Prof. Dino Sejdinovic

Cyber security and individual rights, striking the right balance

Date: 2013

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Taddeo, M. (2013) ‘Cyber security and individual rights, striking the right balance’, Philosophy & Technology, 26(4), pp. 353–356. doi: 10.1007/s13347-013-0140-9.

Full text available at link.springer.com

Author

Dr. Mariarosaria Taddeo

Fast MCMC sampling for Markov jump processes and extensions

Date: 2013

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Rao, V. and Teh, Y.W. (2013) ‘Fast MCMC sampling for Markov jump processes and extensions’,Journal of Machine Learning Research, 14, pp. 3295–3320.

Full text available at www.jmlr.org

Author

Prof. Yee Whye Teh

The Ethics of Information

Date: 2013

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Floridi, L. (2013) The Ethics of Information. Oxford University Press.

Full text available at global.oup.com

Author

Prof. Luciano Floridi

Probabilistic low-rank matrix completion with Adaptive spectral Regularization Algorithms

Date: 2013

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Todeschini, A., Caron, F. and Chavent, M. (2013) ‘Probabilistic low-rank matrix completion with Adaptive spectral Regularization Algorithms’, Neural Information Processing Systems.

Full text available at papers.nips.cc

Author

Prof. François Caron

Stein’s method for the beta distribution and the Pólya-Eggenberger urn

Date: 2013

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Goldstein, L. and Reinert, G. (2013) ‘Stein’s method for the beta distribution and the Pólya-Eggenberger urn’, Journal of Applied Probability, 50(4), pp. 1187–1205. doi: 10.1239/jap/1389370107.

Full text available at arxiv.org

Author

Prof. Gesine Reinert

Regional variation in Chinese internet filtering

Date: 2013

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Wright, J. (2013) ‘Regional variation in Chinese internet filtering’, Information, Communication & Society, 17(1), pp. 121–141. doi: 10.1080/1369118x.2013.853818.

Full text available at www.tandfonline.com

Author

Dr. Joss Wright

Asymptotic behaviour of gossip processes and small-world networks

Date: 2013

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Barbour, A.D. and Reinert, G. (2013) ‘Asymptotic behaviour of gossip processes and small-world networks’, Advances in Applied Probability, 45(4), pp. 895–1201. doi: 10.1239/aap/1386857854.

Full text available at journals.cambridge.org

Author

Prof. Gesine Reinert

New developments of alignment-free sequence comparison: Measures, statistics and next-generation sequencing

Date: 2013

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Song, K., Ren, J., Reinert, G., Deng, M., Waterman, M.S. and Sun, F. (2013) ‘New developments of alignment-free sequence comparison: Measures, statistics and next-generation sequencing’,Briefings in Bioinformatics, 15(3), pp. 343–353. doi: 10.1093/bib/bbt067.

Full text available at bib.oxfordjournals.org

Author

Prof. Gesine Reinert