Professor Chris Watkins

  1. 2021
  2. E-pub ahead of print

    Privacy Boundary Determination of Smart Meter Data Using an Artificial Intelligence Adversary

    Zhang, X., Watkins, C., Cheong Took, C. & Kuenzel, S., 14 Jul 2021, (E-pub ahead of print) In: International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  3. 2020
  4. Published

    An evolutionary model that satisfies detailed balance

    Lember, J. & Watkins, C., 9 Nov 2020, In: Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability. 37 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  5. Published

    Feeder-Level Deep Learning-based Photovoltaic Penetration Estimation Scheme

    Zhang, X., Kuenzel, S. & Watkins, C., 13 Oct 2020.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperpeer-review

  6. E-pub ahead of print

    Epidemic contact tracing with smartphone sensors

    Nguyen, D. K. A., Luo, Z. & Watkins, C., 1 Sep 2020, (E-pub ahead of print) In: Journal of Location Based Services. 37 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  7. Published

    What is semantic diversity and why does it facilitate visual word recognition?

    Cevoli, B., Watkins, C. & Rastle, K., 14 Jul 2020, In: Behavior Research Methods. p. 1-17 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  8. Published

    Transatlantic Perspectives on the Use of Data Science in Museums and Heritage

    Platts, H., Howard, D., Dalton, P. & Watkins, C., Jul 2020, UK Research and Innovation.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther contribution

  9. Published

    Privacy-Functionality Trade-off: A Privacy-Preserving Multi-Channel Smart Metering System

    Zhang, X., Kuenzel, S., Córdoba-Pachón, J-R. & Watkins, C., 21 Jun 2020, In: Energies. 13, 12, p. 1-30 30 p., 3221.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  10. Published

    Anomaly Detection in Video Games

    Wilkins, B., Watkins, C. & Stathis, K., 20 May 2020, In: ArXiv.org. p. 1-4 4 p., 2005.10211.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Published

    Structuring Time Series Data to Gain Insight into Agent Behaviour

    Al-Baghdadi, N., Wisniewski, W., Lindsay, D., Lindsay, S., Kalnishkan, Y. & Watkins, C., 24 Feb 2020, Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Big Data for Financial News and Data. IEEE, p. 5480-5490 11 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  12. 2019
  13. Published

    Rapid Creation of an Online Discussion Space (r/nipah) During a Serious Disease Outbreak: Observational Study

    Cole, J., Ezziane, S. & Watkins, C., 13 Nov 2019, In: Journal of medical internet research: public health and surveillance. 5, 4, p. 1-8 8 p., e13753.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  14. Published

    Realtime Tracking of Passengers on the London Underground Transport by Matching Smartphone Accelerometer Footprints

    Nguyen, K. A., Wang, Y., Li, G., Luo, Z. & Watkins, C., 26 Sep 2019, In: Sensors. 19, 19, p. 1-26 26 p., 4184.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  15. Published

    Location Tracking Using Smartphone Accelerometer and Magnetometer Traces

    Nguyen, D. K. A., Akram, R. N., Markantonakis, K., Luo, Z. & Watkins, C., 26 Aug 2019, The First Location Privacy Workshop (LPW 2019), the 14th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security (ARES 2019). Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), p. 1-9 9 p. 96

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  16. E-pub ahead of print

    Explaining Deep Learning Models with Constrained Adversarial Examples

    Moore, J., Hammerla, N. & Watkins, C., 23 Aug 2019, (E-pub ahead of print) Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence. Springer, p. 43-56 14 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 11670).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  17. 2017
  18. Published

    Co-location epidemic tracking on London public transports using low power mobile magnetometer

    Nguyen, D. K. A., Watkins, C. & Luo, Z., 23 Nov 2017, The 8th International Conference on Indoor Positioning and Indoor Navigation, Sept 18-21, 2017, Japan. IEEE, p. 1-8 8 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  19. 2016
  20. Published

    Internet discussion forums: Maximizing choice in health-seeking behaviour during public health emergencies

    Cole, J., Kleine, D. & Watkins, C., 13 Jun 2016, 2016 International Conference On Cyber Situational Awareness, Data Analytics And Assessment (CyberSA). Onwubiko, C. (ed.). London: IEEE, p. 99 104 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  21. Published

    Health Advice from Internet Discussion Forums: How Bad is Dangerous?

    Cole, J., Watkins, C. & Kleine, D., 6 Jan 2016, In: Journal of Medical Internet Research. 18, 1, p. 1-15 15 p., e4.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  22. 2015
  23. Published

    International employees’ concerns during serious disease outbreaks and the potential impact on business continuity: Lessons identified from the 2014–15 West African Ebola outbreak

    Cole, J. & Watkins, C., 1 Dec 2015, In: Journal of Business Continuity and Emergency Planning. 9, 2, p. 149-162 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  24. Published

    The EChO science case

    Tinetti, G., Drossart, P., Eccleston, P., Hartogh, P., Isaak, K., Linder, M., Lovis, C., Micela, G., Ollivier, M., Puig, L., Ribas, I., Snellen, I., Swinyard, B., Allard, F., Barstow, J., Cho, J., Coustenis, A., Cockell, C., Correia, A., Decin, L. & 335 others, de Kok, R., Deroo, P., Encrenaz, T., Forget, F., Glasse, A., Griffith, C., Guillot, T., Koskinen, T., Lammer, H., Leconte, J., Maxted, P., Mueller-Wodarg, I., Nelson, R., North, C., Pallé, E., Pagano, I., Piccioni, G., Pinfield, D., Selsis, F., Sozzetti, A., Stixrude, L., Tennyson, J., Turrini, D., Zapatero-Osorio, M., Beaulieu, J. P., Grodent, D., Guedel, M., Luz, D., Nørgaard-Nielsen, H. U., Ray, T., Rickman, H., Selig, A., Swain, M., Banaszkiewicz, M., Barlow, M., Bowles, N., Branduardi-Raymont, G., du Foresto, V. C., Gerard, J. C., Gizon, L., Hornstrup, A., Jarchow, C., Kerschbaum, F., Kovacs, G., Lagage, P. O., Lim, T., Lopez-Morales, M., Malaguti, G., Pace, E., Pascale, E., Vandenbussche, B., Wright, G., Zapata, G. R., Adriani, A., Azzollini, R., Balado, A., Bryson, I., Burston, R., Colomé, J., Crook, M., Di Giorgio, A., Griffin, M., Hoogeveen, R., Ottensamer, R., Irshad, R., Middleton, K., Morgante, G., Pinsard, F., Rataj, M., Reess, J. M., Savini, G., Schrader, J. R., Stamper, R., Winter, B., Abe, L., Abreu, M., Achilleos, N., Ade, P., Adybekian, V., Affer, L., Agnor, C., Agundez, M., Alard, C., Alcala, J., Allende Prieto, C., Alonso Floriano, F. J., Altieri, F., Alvarez Iglesias, C. A., Amado, P., Andersen, A., Aylward, A., Baffa, C., Bakos, G., Ballerini, P., Banaszkiewicz, M., Barber, R. J., Barrado, D., Barton, E. J., Batista, V., Bellucci, G., Belmonte Avilés, J. A., Berry, D., Bézard, B., Biondi, D., Błęcka, M., Boisse, I., Bonfond, B., Bordé, P., Börner, P., Bouy, H., Brown, L., Buchhave, L., Budaj, J., Bulgarelli, A., Burleigh, M., Cabral, A., Capria, M. T., Cassan, A., Cavarroc, C., Cecchi-Pestellini, C., Cerulli, R., Chadney, J., Chamberlain, S., Charnoz, S., Christian Jessen, N., Ciaravella, A., Claret, A., Claudi, R., Coates, A., Cole, R., Collura, A., Cordier, D., Covino, E., Danielski, C., Damasso, M., Deeg, H. J., Delgado-Mena, E., Del Vecchio, C., Demangeon, O., De Sio, A., De Wit, J., Dobrijévic, M., Doel, P., Dominic, C., Dorfi, E., Eales, S., Eiroa, C., Espinoza Contreras, M., Esposito, M., Eymet, V., Fabrizio, N., Fernández, M., Femenía Castella, B., Figueira, P., Filacchione, G., Fletcher, L., Focardi, M., Fossey, S., Fouqué, P., Frith, J., Galand, M., Gambicorti, L., Gaulme, P., García López, R. J., Garcia-Piquer, A., Gear, W., Gerard, J. C., Gesa, L., Giani, E., Gianotti, F., Gillon, M., Giro, E., Giuranna, M., Gomez, H., Gomez-Leal, I., Gonzalez Hernandez, J., González Merino, B., Graczyk, R., Grassi, D., Guardia, J., Guio, P., Gustin, J., Hargrave, P., Haigh, J., Hébrard, E., Heiter, U., Heredero, R. L., Herrero, E., Hersant, F., Heyrovsky, D., Hollis, M., Hubert, B., Hueso, R., Israelian, G., Iro, N., Irwin, P., Jacquemoud, S., Jones, G., Jones, H., Justtanont, K., Kehoe, T., Kerschbaum, F., Kerins, E., Kervella, P., Kipping, D., Koskinen, T., Krupp, N., Lahav, O., Laken, B., Lanza, N., Lellouch, E., Leto, G., Licandro Goldaracena, J., Lithgow-Bertelloni, C., Liu, S. J., Lo Cicero, U., Lodieu, N., Lognonné, P., Lopez-Puertas, M., Lopez-Valverde, M. A., Lundgaard Rasmussen, I., Luntzer, A., Machado, P., MacTavish, C., Maggio, A., Maillard, J. P., Magnes, W., Maldonado, J., Mall, U., Marquette, J. B., Mauskopf, P., Massi, F., Maurin, A. S., Medvedev, A., Michaut, C., Miles-Paez, P., Montalto, M., Montañés Rodríguez, P., Monteiro, M., Montes, D., Morais, H., Morales, J. C., Morales-Calderón, M., Morello, G., Moro Martín, A., Moses, J., Moya Bedon, A., Murgas Alcaino, F., Oliva, E., Orton, G., Palla, F., Pancrazzi, M., Pantin, E., Parmentier, V., Parviainen, H., Peña Ramírez, K. Y., Peralta, J., Perez-Hoyos, S., Petrov, R., Pezzuto, S., Pietrzak, R., Pilat-Lohinger, E., Piskunov, N., Prinja, R., Prisinzano, L., Polichtchouk, I., Poretti, E., Radioti, A., Ramos, A. A., Rank-Lüftinger, T., Read, P., Readorn, K., Rebolo López, R., Rebordão, J., Rengel, M., Rezac, L., Rocchetto, M., Rodler, F., Sánchez Béjar, V. J., Sanchez Lavega, A., Sanromá, E., Santos, N., Sanz Forcada, J., Scandariato, G., Schmider, F. X., Scholz, A., Scuderi, S., Sethenadh, J., Shore, S., Showman, A., Sicardy, B., Sitek, P., Smith, A., Soret, L., Sousa, S., Stiepen, A., Stolarski, M., Strazzulla, G., Tabernero, H. M., Tanga, P., Tecsa, M., Temple, J., Terenzi, L., Tessenyi, M., Testi, L., Thompson, S., Thrastarson, H., Tingley, B. W., Trifoglio, M., Martín Torres, J., Tozzi, A., Turrini, D., Varley, R., Vakili, F., de Val-Borro, M., Valdivieso, M. L., Venot, O., Villaver, E., Vinatier, S., Viti, S., Waldmann, I., Waltham, D., Ward-Thompson, D., Waters, R., Watkins, C., Watson, D., Wawer, P., Wawrzaszk, A., White, G., Widemann, T., Winek, W., Wiśniowski, T., Yelle, R., Yung, Y. & Yurchenko, S. N., 1 Dec 2015, In: Experimental Astronomy. 40, 2-3, p. 329-391 63 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  25. E-pub ahead of print

    Immune tolerance maintained by cooperative interactions between T cells and antigen presenting cells shapes a diverse TCR repertoire

    Best, K., Chain, B. & Watkins, C., 7 Aug 2015, (E-pub ahead of print) In: Frontiers in Immunology. 6, p. 1-14 14 p., 360.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  26. Published

    Efficient Sampling with Small Populations: a Genetic Algorithm Satisfying Detailed Balance

    Watkins, C. & Buttkewitz, Y., 11 Jul 2015, Gecco Companion '15: Proceedings of the Companion Publication of the 2015 Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference. p. 1517-1518 2 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  27. Published

    On the Feasibility of Using Two Mobile Phones and WLAN Signal to Detect Co-Location of Two Users for Epidemic Prediction

    Nguyen, K., Luo, Z. & Watkins, C., 2015, Progress in Location-Based Services 2014. Gartner, G. & Huang, H. (eds.). Germany: Springer, p. 63-78 16 p. (Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  28. 2013
  29. Published

    Social Technologies for Community Response to Epidemics

    Cole, J. & Watkins, C., Aug 2013, Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance - Identifying Future Research Themes: Proceedings of the Conference Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance, 6 February 2013. London: Royal United Services Institute, p. 65-73 9 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  30. 2011
  31. Published

    Languages as hyperplanes: grammatical inference with string kernels

    Clark, A., Costa Florêncio, C. & Watkins, C., 1 Mar 2011, In: Machine Learning. 82, 3, p. 351-373

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  32. Published

    An intuitive graphical visualization technique for the interrogation of transcriptome data

    Bushati, N., Smith, J., Briscoe, J. & Watkins, C., 2011, In: Nucleic Acids Research. 39, 17, p. 7380-7389

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  33. 2009
  34. Published

    The spread of awareness and its impact on epidemic outbreaks

    Funk, S., Gilad, E., Watkins, C. & Jansen, V. A. A., 21 Apr 2009, In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 106, 16, p. 6872–6877 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  35. 2008
  36. Published

    Selective Breeding Analysed as a Communication Channel: Channel Capacity as a Fundamental Limit on Adaptive Complexity

    Watkins, C., 2008, Symbolic and Numeric Algorithms for Scientific Computing : Proceedings of SYNASC'08. IEEE, p. 514--518 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  37. Published

    Some Alternatives to Parikh Matrices Using String Kernels

    Clark, A. & Watkins, C., 2008, In: Fundamenta Informaticae. 84, 3-4, p. 291-303 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  38. 2006
  39. Published

    Languages as Hyperplanes: grammatical inference with string kernels

    Clark, A., Costa Florêncio, C. & Watkins, C., 2006, Proceedings of ECML. p. 90-101

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  40. Published

    Planar Languages and Learnability

    Clark, A., Costa Florêncio, C., Watkins, C. & Serayet, M., 2006, p. 148-160.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  41. 2002
  42. Published

    Reinforcement Learning

    Watkins, C. & Dayan, P., 1 Dec 2002, Encyclopaedia of Cognitive Science. Nadel, L. (ed.). Wiley-Blackwell

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  43. Published

    Text classification using string kernels

    Lodhi, H., Saunders, C., Shawe-Taylor, J., Cristianini, N. & Watkins, C., 2002, In: Journal of Machine Learning Research. 2, p. 444 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  44. Published

    The Channel Capacity of Evolution: Ultimate Limits on the Amount of Information Maintainable in the Genome

    Watkins, C., 2002, Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Bioinformatics of Genome Regulation and Structure. Novisibirsk, Russia, Vol. 2. p. 58--60 3 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  45. 2000
  46. Published

    Method for Separately Permissioned Communication

    Watkins, C. & Denker, J., 2000, IPC No. US Patent, Patent No. 6064878

    Research output: Patent

  47. 1999
  48. Published

    Dynamic alignment kernels

    Watkins, C., 1999, In: ADVANCES IN NEURAL INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEMS. p. 39-50 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  49. Published

    Kernels from matching operations

    Watkins, C., 1999.

    Research output: Working paper

  50. Published

    Safe Portfolio Optimization

    Watkins, C. & Macrae, R., 1999, Proc. IX Int. Symp. of Applied Stochastic Models and Data Analysis: Quantitative Methods in Business and Industry Society.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  51. Published

    Support Vector density estimation

    Weston, J., Gammerman, A., Stitson, M., Vapnik, V., Vovk, V. & Watkins, C., 1999, Advances in Kernel Methods: Support Vector Learning. Scholkopf, B., Burghes, C. J. C. & Smola, A. J. (eds.). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, p. 293-305 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  52. Published

    Support vector machines for multi-class pattern recognition

    Weston, J. & Watkins, C., 1999.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceOtherpeer-review

  53. Published

    Support Vector regression with ANOVA decomposition kernels

    Stitson, M., Gammerman, A., Vapnik, V., Vovk, V., Watkins, C. & Weston, J., 1999, Advances in Kernel Methods: Support Vector Learning. Scholkopf, B., Burghes, C. J. C. & Smola, A. J. (eds.). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, p. 285-291 7 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  54. 1998
  55. Published

    Method of Automatic Verification of Personal Identity

    Watkins, C., 1998, IPC No. US Patent, Patent No. 5719560

    Research output: Patent

  56. Published

    Universal portfolio selection

    Vovk, V. & Watkins, C. J. H. C., 1998, Proceedings of the Eleventh Annual Conference on Computational Learning Theory. New York: ACM Press, p. 12-23 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  57. 1992
  58. Published

    Q-learning

    Watkins, C. J. C. H. & Dayan, P., 1992, In: Machine Learning. 8, 3, p. 279-292 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  59. 1990
  60. Published

    Sequential decision problems and neural networks

    Barto, AG., Sutton, RS. & Watkins, C., 1990, p. 693.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceOtherpeer-review

  61. 1987
  62. Published

    Combining Cross-Validation and Search

    Watkins, C., 1987, Progress in Machine Learning. Sigma Press, p. 79--87 9 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)