Craig is a Senior Research Manager at HP Labs in Palo Alto, CA. Awarded a PhD from the University of Pennsylvania, he was a Postdoctoral Scholar at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, and is author of the book Remote Control Robotics published by Springer Verlag.
Recent work includes:
- An experimental Catalog of Pig Scripts supporting ingestion, discovery, composition, and optimized execution:
The Farm - where Pig Scripts are bred and raised(Demonstration paper), Craig P. Sayers, Alkis Simitsis, Georgia Koutrika, Alejandro Guerrero Gonzalez, David Tamez Cantu, Meichun Hsu, SIGMOD, New York, 2013
- Exploiting temporal effects to automatically extract concepts from Tweets:
Extracting Interesting Related Context-dependent Concepts from Social Media Streams using Temporal Distributions(Demonstration paper), Craig P. Sayers and Meichun Hsu, ICDE, Brisbane 2013
His personal web page is: http://craigsayers.com
A lifetime member of and Association for Computing Machinery, he can also be reached at csayers at acm.org