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City, University of London
Northampton Square
London
EC1V 0HB
United Kingdom

About

Background

I am a senior lecturer in the Department of Computing, part of the School of Informatics at City University.

Qualifications

PhD Philosophy of Language, Leeds University, 1991
MSc Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence), Essex University, 1977
BSc Computing, Sheffield Metropolitan University, 1976

Employment

11/2011 - to date City University London, Senior Lecturer in Computer Science & Assistant Dean for Recruitment
02/2010 - 10/2011 City University London, Head of Department

Membership of professional bodies

11/2011 Computing a Schools

Research

Research interests

- Authorship Attribution
- Sentiment Analysis and Text Mining
- The Visualisation of Evolutionary Processes
- Evolutionary Computing

Publications

Conference Paper/Proceedings

  1. Smith, P.W.H. (2000). Controlling code growth in genetic programming. .

Journal Articles (3)

  1. Smith, P.W.H. and Aldridge, W. (2011). Improving Authorship Attribution: Optimizing Burrows' Delta Method. JOURNAL OF QUANTITATIVE LINGUISTICS, 18(1), pp. 63–88. doi:10.1080/09296174.2011.533591.
  2. Smith, P.W.H. (2010). Using genetic algorithms in word-vector optimisation. 2010 UK Workshop on Computational Intelligence, UKCI 2010 . doi:10.1109/UKCI.2010.5625589.
  3. Smith, P.W.H. and Harries, K. (1998). Code Growth, Explicitly Defined Introns, and Alternative Selection Schemes. EVOLUTIONARY COMPUTATION, 6(4), pp. 339–360. doi:10.1162/evco.1998.6.4.339.

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