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Fionn Murtagh

Fionn Murtagh

Professor and Director of the Data Science, University of Huddersfield, UK

Abstract Title:
Analytical Focus and Contextuality, Exploiting Resolution Scale, Addressing Bias

Biography:
Fionn Murtagh is a BA Mathematics, BAI Engineering Science, from Trinity College Dublin, MSc, information retrieval. PhD, Doctorat de troisième cycle, from Professor Jean-Paul Benzécri, Mathematical Statistics, in Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris 6. HDR degree, ”Pattern Recognition in Astronomy”, from what is now Université de Strasbourg. In 1984, he was a visiting scientist, in the Joint Research Centre, Centro comune di ricerca, Ispra, Italy. For 12 years, Senior Scientist in the European Space Agency, for the Hubble Space Telescope, based in the European Southern Observatory, in Garching, Munich, Germany. He has 28 books published, many edited; 175 journal papers; 42 survey and contributed articles in books, 127 papers in conference proceedings and edited volumes. Listed on his web page, www.fmurtagh.info, are publications, Membership and Fellowship of many organisations; the organisations where he is the Chair, or Board member or Council member; medals awarded; and journal editorial work.