Professor Andrew Turpin

  • Room: Level: 09 Room: 9.19
  • Building: Doug McDonell Building
  • Campus: Parkville

Research interests

  • Computational problems in optometry and ophthalmology (human vision, modelling, simulation)
  • Text compression and search (pattern search, data compression, string search)

Personal webpage

http://people.eng.unimelb.edu.au/aturpin/

Biography

Associate Professor Andrew Turpin is Deputy Head (Engagement) Department of Computing and Information Systems at the University of Melbourne.

Research interests 

Computational problems in human vision
Open Perimetry Interface
Algorithms for testing visual acuity (eye charts)
Classification of glaucoma patients
Psypad, an iPad app for visual psychophysics
Data compression and string searching
Performance of IR systems with real users
How do people use snippets in Web search result lists?
What does it mean to judge a document relevant to a query?

Recent publications

  1. Chong L, Turpin A, McKendrick A. Assessing the GOANNA Visual Field Algorithm Using Artificial Scotoma Generation on Human Observers.. Transl Vis Sci Technol. 2016, Vol. 5, Issue 5.
  2. Bedggood P, Tanabe F, McKendrick A, Turpin A. Automatic identification of the temporal retinal nerve fiber raphe from macular cube data. BIOMEDICAL OPTICS EXPRESS. Optical Society of America. 2016, Vol. 7, Issue 10.
  3. CÁnovas R, Moffat A, Turpin A. CSAM: Compressed SAM format.. Bioinformatics. 2016, Vol. 32, Issue 24.
  4. Turpin A, Myers JS, McKendrick A. Development of Visual Field Screening Procedures: A Case Study of the Octopus Perimeter. TRANSLATIONAL VISION SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Inc. 2016, Vol. 5, Issue 3.
  5. Anderson A, McKendrick A, Turpin A. Do intense perimetric stimuli saturate the healthy visual system?. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Inc. 2016, Vol. 57, Issue 14.
  6. Rubinstein N, McKendrick A, Turpin A. Incorporating Spatial Models in Visual Field Test Procedures. TRANSLATIONAL VISION SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Inc. 2016, Vol. 5, Issue 2.
  7. Sepulveda JA, Turpin A, McKendrick A. Individual differences in Foveal shape: Feasibility of individual maps between structure and function within the macular region. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Inc. 2016, Vol. 57, Issue 11.
  8. Ballae Ganeshrao S, McKendrick A, Denniss J, Turpin A. A Perimetric Test Procedure That Uses Structural Information. OPTOMETRY AND VISION SCIENCE. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 2015, Vol. 92, Issue 1.
  9. Chen S, McKendrick A, Turpin A. Choosing two points to add to the 24-2 pattern to better describe macular visual field damage due to glaucoma. BRITISH JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY. BMJ Publishing Group. 2015, Vol. 99, Issue 9.
  10. Turpin A, Chen S, Sepulveda JA, McKendrick A. Customizing Structure-Function Displacements in the Macula for Individual Differences. INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Inc. 2015, Vol. 56, Issue 10.
  11. Jones T, Scholer F, Turpin A, Mizzaro S, Sanderson M. Different rankers on different subcollections. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Springer Verlag. 2015, Vol. 9022.
  12. Danthurebandara VM, Sharpe GP, Hutchison DM, Denniss J, Nicolela MT, McKendrick A, Turpin A, Chauhan BC. Enhanced Structure-Function Relationship in Glaucoma With an Anatomically and Geometrically Accurate Neuroretinal Rim Measurement. INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Inc. 2015, Vol. 56, Issue 1.
  13. Ballae Ganeshrao S, Turpin A, Denniss J, McKendrick A. Enhancing Structuree-Function Correlations in Glaucoma with Customized Spatial Mapping. OPHTHALMOLOGY. Elsevier Science. 2015, Vol. 122, Issue 8.
  14. Maddalena E, Mizzaro S, Scholer F, Turpin A. Judging relevance using magnitude estimation. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Springer Verlag. 2015, Vol. 9022.
  15. Wu Z, Guymer R, Jung CJ, Goh J, Ayton L, Luu C, Lawson D, Turpin A, McKendrick A. Measurement of Retinal Sensitivity on Tablet Devices in Age-Related Macular Degeneration. TRANSLATIONAL VISION SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Inc. 2015, Vol. 4, Issue 3.

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