Robert Lothian
Title: Dr
First Name: Robert
Surname: Lothian
Position: Lecturer
Telephone: 01224 262727

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lecturer – Mathematics, Databases, Data Analysis
  • Timetabling and Academic Planning

Academic Background

  • BSc Mathematics and Theoretical Physics
  • PhD Applied Mathematics
  • PgCert HE Learning and Teaching

Research Interests / Professional Background

  • Textual Case-based Reasoning and related areas
  • Data Science

 Professional Body Membership

  • Higher Education Academy

Key Publications

  1. REGNIER-COUDERT, O., MCCALL, J., LOTHIAN, R., LAM, T., MCCLINTON, S. and N'DOW, J., 2012. Machine learning for improved pathological staging of prostate cancer: A performance comparison on a range of classifiers. Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, 55(1). doi:10.1016/j.artmed.2011.11.003
  2. SANI, S,. WIRATUNGA, N., MASSIE, S. and LOTHIAN, R., 2012. Event extraction for reasoning with text. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 7466, pp. 384-398•
  3. IBRAHIM ADEYANJU, NIRMALIE WIRATUNGA, JUAN RECIO-GARCIA AND ROBERT LOTHIAN 2010. Learning to Author text with textual CBR. In: H. Coelho, R. Studer and M. Wooldridge, editors, Proceedings of ECAI 2010. IOS Press, Amsterdam; 2010: 777-782
  4. ADEYANJU, I. et al., 2010. Applying Machine Translation Evaluation Techniques to Textual CBR. Case-Based Reasoning Research and Development, 18th International Conference on Case-Based Reasoning, Iccbr 2010, 6176, pp. 21-35 
  5. ADEYANJU, I. et al., 2009. Case Retrieval Reuse Net (CR2N): An Architecture for Reuse of Textual Solutions. Case-Based Reasoning Research and Development, Proceedings, 5650, pp. 14-28 
  6. CHAKRABORTI, S. et al., 2008. Visualizing and evaluating complexity of textual case bases. Advances in Case-Based Reasoning, Proceedings, 5239, pp. 104-119 
  7. MUKRAS, R., WIRATUNGA, N. and LOTHIAN, R., 2008. Selecting bi-tags for sentiment analysis of text. In: M. BRAMER, F. COENEN and M. PETRIDIS, eds. 27th SGAI International Conference on Innovative Techniques and Applications of Artificial Intelligence. DEC 10-12, 2007. pp. 194