• Publications
  • Influence
Twitter as medium and message
Researchers are mining Twitter's vast flow of data to measure public sentiment, follow political activity, and detect earthquakes and flu outbreaks.
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Better medicine through machine learning
Computers that tease out patterns from clinical data could improve patient diagnosis and care.
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Gaining wisdom from crowds
Online games are harnessing humans' skills to solve scientific problems that are currently beyond the ability of computers.
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Epidemiology: The complexities of epilepsy
An estimated 50 million people worldwide have epilepsy. But research funding is low, treatment can fail and the mechanisms of the disease are a mystery. By Neil Savage.
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Cotargeting Ephrin Receptor Tyrosine Kinases A2 and A3 in Cancer Stem Cells Reduces Growth of Recurrent Glioblastoma.
Glioblastoma (GBM) carries a dismal prognosis and inevitably relapses despite aggressive therapy. Many members of the Eph receptor tyrosine kinase (EphR) family are expressed by GBM stem cells (GSC),Expand
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Algae: The scum solution
  • N. Savage
  • Medicine, Environmental Science
  • Nature
  • 22 June 2011
The green slime that covers ponds is an efficient factory for turning sunlight into fuel, but growing it on an industrial scale will take ingenuity.
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Going serverless
  • N. Savage
  • Computer Science
  • Commun. ACM
  • 23 January 2018
Serverless computing lets businesses and application developers focus on the program they need to run, without worrying about the machine on which it runs, or the resources it requires.
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More than a mouse
Gesture and gaze are among the newest additions to a growing family of computer interfaces.
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Stopping the leaks
Side channels give out information that can be used to crack secrets, but researchers are identifying the holes and trying to close them.
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Game changer
Judea Pearl's passionate advocacy of the importance of probability and causality helped revolutionize artificial intelligence.
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