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Mark Keane

Mark Keane

Biography

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Name and Title: 
Professor Mark Keane BA MA PhD
Position: 
Chair of Computer Science
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Biography

Since 1998, Prof. Mark Keane has been Chair of Computer Science at University College Dublin. From 2004-2007 he was Director of ICT (2004-2006) and Director General (2006-2007) at Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) where he oversaw a 700M+ euro research investment. He advised the Irish Government on its 3.7B euro Strategy for Science, Technology & Innovation (SSTI). He was also VP of Innovation & Partnerships at UCD (2007-2009). He has a BA (UCD) and PhD (TCD) in Cognitive Psychology and previously worked in University of London, the Open University, Cardiff University and Trinity College Dublin (FTCD, 1994). Prof. Keane has published 150+ articles, has a H index of 38 reflecting almost 8,100+ Google Scholar citations, including 12 publications with >100 citations.

Professional

Honours and Awards

    • Year: 2004. Title: ECCAI Fellow
    • Year: 1989. Title: Behavioural & Brain Sciences Associate.
    • Year: 1995. Title: Outstanding Paper Award
    • Year: 1995. Title: Distinguished Paper Award
    • Year: 1996. Title: Best Paper Award
    • Year: 1997. Title: Special Award for Merit
    • Year: 1998. Title: Visiting Scientist Fellowship

Associations

    • Association: Cognitive Psychology Section of the BPS,, Function/Role: Committee member 1986-1990.
    • Association: Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behaviour., Function/Role: Member from September, 1987-1993.
    • Association: European Society for Cognitive Psychology, ., Function/Role: Member since 1988
    • Association: Experimental Psychological Society., Function/Role: Member since 1990
    • Association: Artificial Intelligence Association of Ireland, Function/Role: Associate member from 1984.
    • Association: British Computer Society, HCI Special Interest Group,, Function/Role: Member from 1986 - 1988
    • Association: Artificial Intelligence Association of Ireland,, Function/Role: Committee member 1985-1986

Conference Contributions

    • Keane, M.T., Haton, J-P., & Manago, M.; *. [N/A], Proceedings of the Second European Workshop on Case-Based Reasoning, 1995 , * .
    • Bohan, A. & Keane, M.T.; Towards a computational model of analogical arguments. [N/A], In ECAI-04 Workshop on Computational Models of Natural Argument. Valentia: Spain. 2004., Valentia: Spain .

Committees

    • Committee : International Conference on Thinking
    • Committee : Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Annual Irish Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science.
    • Committee : First European Workshop on Case-Based Reasoning, Kaiserslautern, Germany (1992)
    • Committee : International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence Workshop on "Reuse of Designs", Chambery, France (1993).
    • Committee : Conference Chair for the Second European Workshop on Case-Based Reasoning, Chantilly, France (1993)
    • Committee : International advisory committee for the Cognitive Science Programme of the New Bulgarian University, Sofia, Bulgaria (1994)
    • Committee : First International Conference on Case-Based Reasoning, Lisbon, Portugal.
    • Committee : Second International Conference on Case-Based Reasoning, Providence Rhode Island, USA (1997).
    • Committee : Fifteenth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence Workshop on "Analogical Reasoning", Tokyo, Japan (1997).
    • Committee : British Computer Society's Expert Systems '97, Cambridge, England (1997).
    • Committee : Fourth European Workshop on Case-Based Reasoning, Dublin, Ireland (1998)
    • Committee : Sixteenth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence Workshop on "Automating the Construction of Case Based Reasoners", Stockholm, Sweden (1999).
    • Committee : Seventeenth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence Workshop on " Case Based Reasoners", Vancouver, BC, Canada (2001).
    • Committee : Fourth International Conference on Case Based Reasoning (ICCBR'01) Workshop on "Creative Systems - Approaches to Creativity in Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science", Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (2001).
    • Committee : Eighth International Conference on Principles of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning (KR2002), which will take place in Toulouse, France (April, 2002).

Employment

    • Employer: University College Dublin Position: VP of Innovation
    • Employer: Science Foundation Ireland Position: Director General
    • Employer: Science Foundation Ireland Position: Director of ICT
    • Employer: UCD Position: Associate Dean (Research)
    • Employer: University College Dublin Position: Chair
    • Employer: Trinity College Dublin Position: Fellow
    • Employer: Trinity College Dublin Position: Lecturer
    • Employer: University of Wales College of Cardiff Position: Lecturer
    • Employer: The Open University Position: Research Fellow
    • Employer: University of London Position: Research Associate

Education

    • Year 1982 Institution: Qualification: BA Subject:
    • Year 1987 Institution: Trinity College Dublin Qualification: PhD Subject:
    • Year 1995 Institution: Trinity College Dublin Qualification: MA Subject:

Consultancy

    • Client: Revenue Commissioners
    • Client: IDA Ireland

Publications

Books

    • Eysenck, M.W. & Keane, M.T. (2015) Cognitive Psychology: A Student's Handbook (7th edition). London: Taylor & Francis. [Details]
    • Haton, J-P., M.T. Keane, & M. Manago; (1995) Advances in Case-Based Reasoning. : Springer Verlag. [Details]
    • Eysenck, M.W. Keane, M.T.; (2006) Manuale Di Psicologia Cognitiva (1st Italian Edition, tran. M. Buccarelli). Italy: Milano. [Details]
    • Eysenck, M.W. & Keane, M.T. (2012) Psicologia Cognitiva (4th Italian Edition, Eysenck & Keane, 2010). Milan, Italy: Idelson-Gnocchi. [Details]
    • Eysenck, M.W. Keane, M.T.; (2005) Cognitive Psychology: A Student's Handbook (5th Edition). London: Psychology Press. [Details]
    • Keane, M.T., M. Brady, P. Cunningham, & Byrne, R. : .; (1994) Artificial Intelligence & Cognitive Science '94. : Dublin University Press. [Details]
    • Keane, M.T.; (1988) Analogical Problem Solving. (Cognitive Science Series). : Ellis Horwood. [Details]
    • Keane, M.; (1982) Thornfield Journal. : *. [Details]
    • Eysenck, M.W. & Keane, M.T.; (2010) Cognitive Psychology:A Student's Handbook (6th Edition). London: Psychology Press. [Details]
    • Eysenck, M.W. & Keane, M.T. (2003).; (2003) Cognitive Psychology: A Student's Handbook. (Chinese Translation of Eysenck & Keane 4th Edition). : Wu-Nan Book Co.: Taipei, Taiwan. [Details]
    • Eysenck, M.W. & M.T. Keane,; (2000) Cognitive Psychology: A Student's Handbook (4th Edition). : Psychology Press. [Details]
    • Eysenck, M.W. & M.T. Keane; (1997) Kognitív Pszichológia. : Nemzeti Tankokyvkiado. [Details]
    • Eysenck, M.W. & M.T. Keane,; (1995) Cognitive Psychology: A Student's Handbook (3rd Edition). : Lawrence Erlbaum. [Details]
    • Eysenck, M.W. & M.T. Keane,; (1995) Manuale Di Psicologia Cognitiva. : Sorbona. [Details]
    • Eysenck, M.W. & M.T. Keane,; (1994) Psicologia Cognitiva: Um Manual Introdutório. : Artes Medicas:. [Details]
    • Keane, M.T. & Gilhooly, K.; (1992) Advances : in the Psychology of Thinking. : Harvester Press/Simon & Schuster. [Details]
    • Eisenstadt, M., M.T. Keane, & T. Rajan; (1992) Novice Programming Environments: Explorations in Artificial Intelligence & Human-Computer Interaction. : Lawrence Erlbaum. [Details]
    • Gilhooly, K., M.T. Keane, R. Logie, & G. Erdos; (1990) Lines of Thinking: Reflections on the Psychology of Thought. Vol. 1. : John Wiley. [Details]
    • Eysenck, M.W. & M.T. Keane; (1990) Cognitive Psychology: A Student's Handbook (2nd Edition). Hove: Lawrence Erlbaum. [Details]
    • Gilhooly, K., M.T. Keane, R. Logie, & G. Erdos; (1990) Lines of Thinking: Reflections on the Psychology of Thought. Vol. 2. : John Wiley. [Details]
    • Eysenck, MW & Keane, MT; (2009) Cognitive Psychology: A Student's Handbook (2nd Chinese Edition, of E&K 2005). Shanghai, China: East China Normal University Press. [Details]
    • Byrne, R.M.J. & M.T. Keane; (1989) Cognitive Science. Special issue of the Irish Journal of Psychology. : Psychological Society of Ireland. [Details]

Book Chapters

    • Costello, F. & Keane, M. T.; (1993) 'A model-based theory of conceptual combination' In: In K. Ryan & R. Sutcliffe (Eds.), Berlin: Springer-Verlag (eds). Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science '92. , pp.7-15 [Details]
    • Keane, M.T. & Duff, S.; (1993) 'Towards an adequate cognitive model of analogical mapping' In: In H.Sorenson (Ed.) Amsterdam: Elsevier. (eds). Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science. [Details]
    • Andrews, J., & Keane, M.T.; (1993) 'A cognitive model of attention switching' In: In G. Orchard (Ed). Bristol & Philadelphia: IOP Publishing (eds). Neural Computing Research and Applications. , pp.139-144 [Details]
    • Keane, M.T.; (1994) 'Analogical asides on case-based reasoning' In: In Wess, S., Althoff, K-D., & Richter, M.M. (Eds.), Amsterdam: Springer-Verlag (eds). Topics in Case-Based Reasoning. [Details]
    • Smyth, B., & Keane, M.T. (). .; (1994) 'Retrieving adaptable cases' In: Wess, S., Althoff, K-D., & Richter, M.M. (Eds.), Amsterdam: Springer-Verlag (eds). Topics in Case-Based Reasoning. [Details]
    • Keane, M.T.; (1994) 'Analogical asides on case-based reasoning' In: In Wess, S., Althoff, K-D., & Richter, M.M. (Eds.), Amsterdam: Springer-Verlag (eds). Topics in Case-Based Reasoning. [Details]
    • Smyth, B. and Keane, M.; (1996) 'Design

Research

Research Interests

  • Cognitive Science, Analogy, Similarity, Cognitive Evolution, Text Analytics

Research Projects

  • Sponsor : Enterprise Ireland (EI)
    Title : Connectivity Patterns: Mining the structure of the world wide web
    Start Date / End Date : 01-SEP-99 / 31-AUG-02
  • Sponsor : UCD Department of Computer Science
    Title : Computer Science Scholarship
    Start Date / End Date : 01-JUN-99 / 31-MAY-02
  • Sponsor : Higher Education Authority (HEA)
    Title : The creative interface
    Start Date / End Date : 01-JAN-01 / 31-DEC-01
  • Sponsor : Irish Research Council for Science Engineering and Technology (IRCSET)
    Title : Mr. Dermot Lynott
    Start Date / End Date : 30-SEP-02 / 29-SEP-02
  • Sponsor : Irish Research Council for Science Engineering and Technology (IRCSET)
    Title : Ms. Louise Connell
    Start Date / End Date : 30-SEP-02 / 29-SEP-03
  • Sponsor : Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)
    Title : Collaborative Modelling
    Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-03 / 30-SEP-07
  • Sponsor : Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)
    Title : Modelling User Behaviour
    Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-03 / 30-SEP-07
  • Sponsor : Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)
    Title : Cohesion
    Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-03 / 30-SEP-07
  • Sponsor : Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)
    Title : Ubiquitous Computing
    Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-03 / 30-SEP-07
  • Sponsor : Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)
    Title : Content Extraction
    Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-03 / 30-SEP-07
  • Sponsor : Irish Research Council for Science Engineering and Technology (IRCSET)
    Title : Concept Combination
    Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-03 / 30-SEP-06
  • Sponsor : European Science Foundation (ESF)
    Title : Motion as a fundamental construct of mind and language
    Start Date / End Date : 10-JUN-13 / 10-JAN-14
  • Sponsor : Dept. Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM)
    Title : Analysis of the Functioning of Irish Agricultural Land Markets
    Start Date / End Date : 01-DEC-13 / 30-NOV-15
  • Sponsor : Rubicoin
    Title : Rubicoin - Insight - Industry
    Start Date / End Date : 01-APR-14 / 30-JUN-14
  • Sponsor : Enterprise Ireland (EI)
    Upfront Analytics Ltd
    Title : Upfront Analytics - Studies for a Novel, Online Technology for Market Research (Game-Surveying)
    Start Date / End Date : 01-JUL-14 / 30-SEP-16
  • Sponsor : Irish Times
    Title : Insight - Irish Times - industry
    Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-13 / 30-APR-16
  • Sponsor : Irish Farmers Journal
    Title : Insight - Irish Farmers Journal - Industry
    Start Date / End Date : 01-JUN-15 / 01-DEC-16

Recent Postgraduates

    Current Postgraduate Students

    • Claudia Orellana Rodriguez, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - Thesis Supervisor
    • Yuriy Gurin, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - Thesis Supervisor
    • Aisling Connolly, Master of Science (MSc) - Thesis Supervisor
    • Aniruddha Ghosh, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - Secondary Supervisor
    • Maryanne Doyle, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - Thesis Supervisor
    • Hannah Jellings, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - Thesis Supervisor

    Teaching

    Teaching Philosophy

      • Cognitive Science, Cognitive Psychology, Lisp Programming, Ruby Programming, Artificial Intelligence

    Modules Coordinated

      • 201500 COMP41100 Computer Science: Exploring Programming in Ruby
      • 201500 COMP47240 Computer Science: Text Analytics
      • 201500 COMP10130 Computer Science: Computer Science in Practice

    Enhancement of Teaching

      Review and Enhancement of Curriculum

        Developing as a Teacher

          Innovation & Leadership