Prof Cathal Gurrin

Associate Professor

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Dr Cathal Gurrin is an Associate Professor at the School of Computing, at Dublin City University, deputy head of the School of Computing, and a principal co-investigator at Adapt. Gurrin leads a group of researchers dedicated to developing assistive technologies using wearable sensors and data analytics. The highly interdisciplinary approach advanced by his group, "lifelogging", integrates computer science, cognitive science and data-driven healthcare analytics to generate next-generation digital records of the individual. He has been the general co-chair of many high-ranking computer science conferences, such as ECIR 2011 & MMM 2014, MMM2017, CBMI 2019, and ACM ICMR 2020.

Research Domains
  • Behavioural Analysis
  • Data Representation
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Information Retrieval
  • Multimodal Interaction
  • VR and AR