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John Hannon

  • PhD Candidate
  • Lecturer
  • Griffith College Dublin
  • 5PublicationsNumber of items in John's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 5Followers

Research interests

Data MiningUser ModelingTwitterRecommender Systems

About

PhD Candidate in Recommender Systems, Personalization and Sensing the Real Time Web. I am proficient in many programming languages including Java, Objective-C and C++. I am also familiarized with web technologies including jQuery, javascript, JSON, JSP and database platforms such as MySQL, MongoDB. Throughout my PhD I have been focussed on analyzing Big Data preliminarily Twitter streams. Some highlights of this research include: User Friend Recommendation presented in RecSys'10, Summarizing Video with Twitter Content presented in IUI '11 and building a multi-faceted User Model presented in UMAP '12. Some of the roles I currently hold or have held in the past include: Lecturer for Introduction to Programming(Griffith College Dublin). Lecturer for Object Oriented Programming(Griffith College Dublin). Research Intern at Comcast Software Engineer and iPhone Developer at NDRC Head Teaching Assistant for Mobile Application Development.(University College Dublin) Head Teaching Assistant for Introduction to Computer Graphics.(University College Dublin) Lab Demonstrator for Objected Oriented Design, Intro. to Computer science, Software Engineering 1 (University College Dublin) Specialties Java, Objective-C, JSP, C++, HTML/XML, MySQL, MongoDB, jQuery, JSON, Lucene, iPhone Mobile Development

Followers (5)

  • Sandra Garcia

    Sandra GarciaCLARITY, School of Computer Science and Informatics, University College Dublin

  • Kevin McCarthy

    Kevin McCarthyCLARITY: Centre for Sensor Web Technologies, UCD

  • Michael O'Mahony

    Michael O'Mahony

  • Owen Phelan

    Owen Phelan

  • Steven Bourke

    Steven BourkeCLARITY: Centre for Sensor Web Technologies

Following (5)

  • Sandra Garcia

    Sandra GarciaCLARITY, School of Computer Science and Informatics, University College Dublin

  • Kevin McCarthy

    Kevin McCarthyCLARITY: Centre for Sensor Web Technologies, UCD

  • Michael O'Mahony

    Michael O'Mahony

  • Owen Phelan

    Owen Phelan

  • Steven Bourke

    Steven BourkeCLARITY: Centre for Sensor Web Technologies

Publications (5)

  • User Modeling, Adaptation, and Personalization

    • Hannon J
    • McCarthy K
    • O'Mahony M
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  • Finding Useful Users on Twitter: Twittomender the Followee Recommender

    • Hannon J
    • McCarthy K
    • Smyth B
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  • Personalized an Automatic Social Summarization of Events in Video

    • Hannon J
    • McCarthy K
    • Lynch J
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  • The pursuit of happiness : searching for worthy followees on twitter

    • Hannon J
    • McCarthy K
    • Smyth B
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  • Recommending Twitter Users to Follow Using Content and Collaborative Filtering Approaches

    • Hannon J
    • Bennett M
    • Smyth B
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Professional experience

Lecturer

Griffith College Dublin

February 2012 - Present

PhD Candidate

CLARITY: Centre for Sensor Web Technologies

July 2009 - Present

iPhone Developer Contract

NDRC

May 2009 - July 2009(2 months)

Education history

PhD Candidate

CLARITY: Centre for Sensor Web Technologies

July 2009 - Present

1.1 First Class Honours

School of Computer Science and Informatics, University College Dublin

September 2005 - May 2009(4 years)