Professor of Computer Science
Member of the Information Management and Web Technologies Group and London Knowledge Lab at:
Department of Computer Science and Information Systems (Staff)
Birkbeck University of London
Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX
Phone: +44 20 7631 6711
Fax: +44 20 7631 6727
I received a BSc in Computer Science from Auckland University New Zealand in 1982 and obtained a PhD in Computer Science in 1990 from Birkbeck College. I joined the Computer Science Department at University College London in 1989 and returned to Birkbeck College in 2001. I am currently Head of Department. My main current research interests are Search Engine Technology and Data Mining. I have written a book called A Guided Tour of Relational Databases and Beyond, and have also co-edited a book on Web Dynamics; for my latest list of publications see dblp.