Dr. Christopher Baker was one of three finalists vying to be named “Canadian Open Data Leader of the Year,“ at the Canadian Open Data Summit this week. “Open Data is the path forward to giving citizens access to information and enabling data-driven debates on issues of public concern,” says Baker. “Open Data has already received… Read More »

Researchers on our Saint John campus have been collaborating with Yale School of Medicine and Harvard Medical School to find an efficient way to search biomedical images. Dr. Chris Baker, computer science department chair, and Ahmad Bukhari, PhD student, were approached by fellow researchers from Yale Medical School interested in collaborating on finding a way… Read More »

To Chris Baker, the World Wide Web’s existence has been “like the birth of a new planet.” Two decades in, the web – which helps Internet users access information – has billions of pages, links and other resources that make up the largest information repository in human history. Baker, a University of New Brunswick researcher,… Read More »