David Corney


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Peer-reviewed papers

Nakov, P., Corney, D., Hasanain, M., Alam, F., Elsayed, T., Barrón-Cedeño, A., Papotti, P., Shaar, S. and Da San Martino, G. (2021) "Automated Fact-Checking for Assisting Human Fact-Checkers". IJCAI 2021 Survey Track, Montreal, 2021.

Donabauer, G., Kruschwitz, U. and Corney, D. "Making Sense of Subtitles: Sentence Boundary Detection and Speaker Change Detection in Unpunctuated Texts" NLP Beyond Text workshop, Companion Proceedings of the Web Conference 2021, pp. 357-362.

Kiesel, J., Mestre, M., Shukla, R., Vincent, E., Adineh, P., Corney, D., Stein, B. and Potthast, M. (2019) "Semeval-2019 task 4: Hyperpartisan News Detection". Proceedings of the 13th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation, pp. 829-839. Task page

Esquivel, J., Albakour D., Corney, D., Moussa S. and Martinez M. (2017) "On the Long-tail Entities in News" in 39th European Conference on Information Retrieval Research (ECIR2017). Pre-print

Corney, D., Albakour D., Martinez M. and Moussa S. (2016) "What do a Million News Articles Look Like?" in First International Workshop on Recent Trends in News Information Retrieval (NewsIR'16; co-located with ECIR 2016), Padua, Italy. Full text

Pedersen S., Baxter, G., Burnett, S., Göker, A., Corney, D., Martin, C. (2015) "Backchannel Chat: Peaks and Troughs in a Twitter Response to Three Televised Debates during the 2014 Scottish Independence Referendum Campaign," in CeDEM15: Conference for E-Democracy and Open Government, pp. 105-118. Full proceedings

Corney, D., Martin, C., Göker, A. (2014) "Spot the ball: Detecting sports events on Twitter", ECIR2014 (Advances in Information Retrieval), Amsterdam, Holland, Apr. 2014, pp. 449-454. Pre-print.

Corney, D., Martin, C., Göker, A. (2014) "Two sides to every story: Subjective event summarization of sports events using Twitter," ICMR2014 1st Workshop on Social Multimedia and Storytelling, Glasgow, UK, Apr. 2014 Pre-print.

Byrne, E. and Corney, D. (2014) "Sweet FA: sentiment, swearing and soccer," ICMR2014 1st Workshop on Social Multimedia and Storytelling, Glasgow, UK, Apr. 2014 Pre-print. See also media coverage: Daily Mail, BBC, Press release.

Papadopoulos, S., Corney, D. and Aiello, L. (2014) "SNOW 2014 data challenge: Assessing the performance of news topic detection methods in social media" in Proceedings of the SNOW 2014 Data Challenge, CEUR Workshop Proceedings Vol-1150, pp 1-8.

Schifferes, S., Newman, N., Thurman, N., Corney, D.P.A., Goker, A. and Martin C. (2014) "Identifying and verifying news through social media: Developing a user-centred tool for professional journalists," Digital Journalism, 2 (3), pp. 406-418.

Martin, C., Corney, D., Goker, A., and MacFarlane, A. (2013) "Mining Newsworthy Topics from Social Media", BCS SGAI Workshop on Social Media Analysis, Cambridge, December 2013.

Corney, D., Martin, C., Göker, A., Spyromitros-Xioufis, E., Papadopoulos, S., Kompatsiaris, Y., Aiello, L., and Thomee, B. (2013) "SocialSensor: Finding diverse images at MediaEval 2013," in MediaEval Workshop, Barcelona, Spain, Oct. 2013.

Martin, C., Corney, D.P.A., Göker, A. (2013) "Finding newsworthy topics on Twitter", IEEE Computer Society Special Technical Community on Social Networking E-Letter, vol. 1, no. 3, September 2013.

Aiello, L.M., Petkos,G., Martin, C., Corney, D.P.A., Papadopoulos, S., Skraba, R., Goker, A., Kompatsiaris,Y., Jaimes A. (2013) "Sensing trending topics in Twitter", IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol. 15:6, pp. 1268-1282. DOI: dx.doi.org/10.1109/TMM.2013.2265080

Clark, J. Y., Corney, D. P. A, Notley, S., and Wilkin, P. (2013) "Image processing and artificial neural networks for automated plant species identification from leaf outlines" presented at the 3rd International Symposium of Biological Shape Analysis (ISBSA), June 14-17 2013, Tokyo, Japan.

Diplaris, S., Petkos, G., Papadopoulos, S., Kompatsiaris, Y., Sarris, N., Martin, C., Goker, A., Corney, D.P.A., Geurts, J., Liu, Y., Point, J-C. (2012) "SocialSensor: Surfacing Real-Time Trends and Insights from Multiple Social Networks," presented at the 2012 NEM Summit, Istanbul, Turkey, 16-18 October, 2012.

Corney, D. P. A, Clark, J. Y., Tang, H. T. and Wilkin, P. (2012) "Automatic Extraction of Leaf Characters from Herbarium Specimens", Taxon, 61(1), pp. 231-244. Preprint

Corney, D.P.A., Tang, H.L., Clark, J.Y., Hu, Y. and Jin, J. (2012). "Automating Digital Leaf Measurement: The Tooth, the Whole Tooth, and Nothing but the Tooth." PLoS ONE 7 (8): e42112. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0042112.

Cope, J. S., Corney, D. P. A, Clark, J. Y., Remagnino, P., Wilkin, P. (2012) "Plant species identification using digital morphometrics: A review", Expert Systems with Applications, 39, pp. 7562-7573. Preprint

Clark, J. Y., Corney, D. P. A. and Tang, H. T. (2012) "Automated Plant Identification Using Artificial Neural Networks", CIBCB2012, the IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, May 9-12 2012, San Diego, California, USA.

Byrne, E.L., Corney, D.P.A, & Lotto, B. (2010) An Ecology-based Approach to Perceptual Modelling. Forthcoming book chapter, based on work presented as part of The Twelfth Neural Computation and Psychology Workshop.

Lotto, R.B., Clarke, R., Corney, D.P.A., & Purves, D. (2011) Seeing in colour. Optics & Laser Technology Volume 43, Issue 2, March 2011, Pages 261-269.

Corney, D.P.A., Haynes, J-D., Rees, G., & Lotto, R. B. (2009) The Brightness of Colour. PLoS ONE, 4(3), e5091. doi: 10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0005091.

Corney, D.P.A., Byrne, E.L., Buxton, B. F. and Jones, D. T. (2008) A Logical Framework for Template Creation and Information Extraction, in Data Mining: Foundations and Practice, editors: T.Y. Lin, A. Wasilewska, F. Petry, and Y. Xie, Studies in Computational Intelligence, Volume 118, Springer. In press. Full text (as submitted) NB: This is an expanded version of the 2005 ICDM workshop paper.

Corney, D.P.A. and Lotto, R.B. (2007) What Are Lightness Illusions and Why Do We See Them? PLoS Computational Biology 3, no. 9:e180
(See also this New Scientist article describing the work.)

Corney, D.P.A., Byrne, E.L., Buxton, B. F. and Jones, D. T. (2005) "A Logical Framework for Template Creation and Information Extraction", Foundations of Semantic Oriented Data and Web Mining workshop, part of ICDM2005 (the Fifth IEEE International Conference on Data Mining). Full text

Corney, D. P. A., Buxton, B. F., Langdon W.B. and Jones, D. T. (2004) "BioRAT: Extracting Biological Information from Full-length Papers", Bioinformatics 2004; 20(17), pp. 3206-13. PubMed | Journal | pre-print (local PDF)

Corney D.P.A. (2002) "Food Bytes: Intelligent Systems in the Food Industry" British Food Journal, October 2002, vol. 104, no. 10, pp. 787-805

Corney D.P.A. (2000) "Designing Food with Bayesian Belief Networks" ACDM 2000 Fourth International Conference on Adaptive Computing in Design and Manufacture, April 26th - 28th, University of Plymouth, UK.

PhD thesis, technical reports, posters etc.

Corney D.P.A. (2002) "Intelligent Analysis of Small Data Sets for Food Design PhD Thesis, University College London, Dept. Computer Science, September 2002

Corney, D. P. A., Buxton, B. F., Langdon W.B., Charlwood, J., Woollard, P.M. and Jones, D. T. (2003) "Extracting Biological Information from Full-length Papers" UCL-CS Technical Report: RN/03/17

Corney D.P.A., and Parmee, I. (1999) N-Dimensional Surface Mapping Using Genetic Programming (Poster) GECCO 1999 Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, July  13 - 17, 1999, Orlando, Florida,  USA