Professor Adrian MacKenzie

Professor

Current Teaching

SOCL201 Research Methods

SOCL923 Critical Methods in Media and Cultural Studies

SOCL 940 Critical Debates in Media and Cultural Studies

Machine learners: archaeology of a data practice
MacKenzie, A.B. 10/2017 Cambridge, MA : MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass.. 280 p. ISBN: 9780262036825. Electronic ISBN: 9780262342544.
Book

Conceptualizing imaginaries of science, technology, and society
McNeil, M.C., MacKenzie, A.B., Tutton, R.J.C., Haran, J., Arribas-Ayllon, M. 20/02/2017 In: The Handbook of Science and Technology Studies. Cambridge, MA : MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass. p. 435-464. 29 p. ISBN: 9780262035682. Electronic ISBN: 9780262338110.
Chapter

Biosensing networks: sense making in consumer genomics and ovulation tracking
Kragh-Furbo, M., Wilkinson, J., Mort, M.M.E., Roberts, C.M., MacKenzie, A.B. 2017 In: Understanding personal medical devices.
Chapter

Five rules of thumb for post-ELSI interdisciplinary collaborations
Balmer, A., Calvert, J., Marris, C., Molyneux-Hodgson, S., Frow, E., Kearnes, M., Bulpin, K., Schyfter, P., MacKenzie, A.B., Martin, P. 7/06/2016 In: Journal of Responsible Innovation. 3, 1, p. 73-80. 8 p.
Journal article

Biosensing: how citizens’ views illuminate emerging health and social risks
Mort, M.M.E., Roberts, C.M., Furbo, M.K., Wilkinson, J., MacKenzie, A.B. 03/2016 In: Health, Risk and Society. 17, 7-8, p. 605-623. 19 p.
Journal article

Post-archival genomics and the bulk logistics of DNA sequences
Mackenzie, A., McNally, R., Mills, R., Sharples, S. 03/2016 In: BioSocieties. 11, 1, p. 82-105. 24 p.
Journal article

Do biosensors biomedicalize?: sites of negotiation in DNA based biosensing data practices
Kragh-Furbo, M., MacKenzie, A.B., Mort, M.M.E., Roberts, C.M. 2016 In: Quantified. Cambridge, Mass : MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass. p. 5-26. 22 p. ISBN: 9780262034173, 9780262528757. Electronic ISBN: 9780262334532.
Chapter

Digital sociology in the field of devices
Mackenzie, A. 28/09/2015 In: Routledge international handbook of sociology of art and culture. London : Routledge ISBN: 9780415855112.
Chapter

Adopting neuroscience: parenting and affective indeterminacy
MacKenzie, A.B., Roberts, C.M. 15/09/2015 In: Body and Society.
Journal article

The production of prediction: what does machine learning want?
Mackenzie, A. 08/2015 In: European Journal of Cultural Studies. 18, 4-5, p. 429-445. 17 p.
Journal article

Machine learning and genomic dimensionality: from features to landscapes
Mackenzie, A. 2015 In: Postgenomics. Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press p. 73–102. 30 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Multiplying numbers differently: an epidemiology of contagious convolution
Mackenzie, A. 4/07/2014 In: Distinktion - Scandinavian Journal of Social Theory. 15, 2, p. 189–207. 18 p.
Journal article

Having an anthropocene body hydrocarbons, biofuels and metabolism
Mackenzie, A. 03/2014 In: Body and Society. 20, 1, p. 3-30. 27 p.
Journal article

Idempotent, pluripotent, biodigital: objects in the 'biological century'
Mackenzie, A. 2014 In: Objects and materials. London : Routledge p. 282-290. 9 p. ISBN: 9780415678803.
Chapter

UseR! aggression, alterity and unbound affects in statistical programming
Mackenzie, A. 2014 In: Fun and software. New York : Bloomsbury Academic ISBN: 9781623560942.
Chapter

From validating to verifying: public appeals in synthetic biology
Mackenzie, A. 1/12/2013 In: Science as Culture. 22, 4, p. 476-496. 21 p.
Journal article

Programming subjects in the regime of anticipation: software studies and subjectivity
Mackenzie, A. 8/11/2013 In: Subjectivity. 6, p. 391-405. 15 p.
Journal article

The economic principles of industrial synthetic biology: cosmogony, metabolism and commodities
Mackenzie, A. 1/06/2013 In: Engineering Studies. 5, 1, p. 74-89. 16 p.
Journal article

Synthetic biology and the technicity of biofuels
Mackenzie, A. 06/2013 In: Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences. 44, 2, p. 190-198. 9 p.
Journal article

Living multiples:: how large-scale scientific data-mining pursues identity and difference
Mackenzie, A., McNally, R. 15/05/2013 In: Theory, Culture and Society. 30, 4, p. n/a.
Journal article

Realizing the promise of biotechnology: infrastructural-icons in synthetic biology
Mackenzie, A. 04/2013 In: Futures. 48, p. 5-12. 8 p.
Journal article

Technical objects in the biological century
Mackenzie, A. 12/2012 In: Zeitschrift für Medien und Kulturforschung. 12, 1, p. 151-168. 18 p.
Journal article

More parts than elements: how databases multiply
Mackenzie, A. 2012 In: Environment and Planning D: Society and Space. 30, 2, p. 335-350. 16 p.
Journal article

Set
Mackenzie, A. 2012 In: Inventive methods: the happening of the social. London : Routledge p. 219-231. 13 p. ISBN: 978-0-415-57481-5.
Chapter

Understanding the 'intensive' in 'data intensive research':: Data flows in Next Generation Sequencing and Environmental Networked Sensors
McNally, R., Mackenzie, A., Hui, A., Tomomitsu, J. 2012 In: International Journal of Digital Curation. 7, 1, p. 81-94. 14 p.
Journal article

Code and Codings in Crisis : Signification, Performativity and Excess
Mackenzie, A., Vurdubakis, T. 11/2011 In: Theory, Culture and Society. 28, 6, p. 3-23. 21 p.
Journal article

Social imaginaries and ethical issues in deliberative processes: introduction and summary of results
Gunnarsdottir, K., Mackenzie, A., Wynne, B. 2011 Lancaster University. 22 p.
Commissioned report

Social imaginaries and ethical issues in deliberative processes: biometrics; digital globes; body and mind enhancement (3 reports).
Gunnarsdottir, K., Mackenzie, A., Wynne, B. 2011 Lancaster University.
Commissioned report

Wirelessness: Radical empiricism in network cultures
Mackenzie, A. 2011 Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass.. 255 p. ISBN: 9780262014649. Electronic ISBN: 9786612978456.
Book

Codecs: from centres of calculation to centres of envelopment
Mackenzie, A. 2010 In: Deleuze in Science and Technology Studies. Oxford : Berghahn Books
Chapter

Design in synthetic biology
Mackenzie, A. 2010 In: BioSocieties. 5, 2, p. 180-198. 19 p.
Journal article

The promise of makeability: digital video editing and the cinematic life
Mackenzie, A., Furstenau, M. 02/2009 In: Visual Communication. 8, 1, p. 5-22. 18 p.
Journal article

Intensive movement in wireless digital signal processing: from calculation to envelopment
Mackenzie, A. 2009 In: Environment and Planning A. 41, 6, p. 1294-1308. 15 p.
Journal article

The Affect of Efficiency: Personal Productivity Equipment Encounters the Multiple.
Mackenzie, A. 05/2008 In: Ephemera : Theory and Politics in Organization. 8, 2, p. 137-156. 20 p.
Journal article

Cinema and technology: cultures, theories, practices.
Bennett, B., Furstenau, M., Mackenzie, A. 2008 London : Palgrave. ISBN: 9780230524774.
Book

Codes
Mackenzie, A. 2008 In: Software studies. Cambridge, MA : MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass. p. 48-54. 7 p. ISBN: 9780262062749.
Chapter

Internationalization
Mackenzie, A. 2008 In: Software studies. Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press ISBN: 9780262062749.
Chapter

Introduction: Cinema and Technology/Cinema as Technology
Bennett, B., Furstenau, M., Mackenzie, A. 2008 In: Cinema and Technology. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan p. 1-18. 18 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Stars, meshes, grids: urban network-images and the embodiment of wireless infrastructures
Mackenzie, A. 2008 In: Consuming the entrepreneurial city. New York : Routledge ISBN: 9780415955188.
Chapter

Suspended Animation: Thinking and Animality in Neurocultural Selfhood
Mackenzie, A. 2008 In: South Atlantic Quarterly. 107, 1, p. 145-164. 20 p.
Journal article

The Two Cultures Become Multiple? Sciences, Humanities and Everyday Experimentation
Mackenzie, A., Murphie, A. 2008 In: Australian Feminist Studies. 23, 55, p. 87-100. 14 p.
Journal article

Wirelessness as experience of transition
Mackenzie, A. 2008 In: The Fibreculture Journal. 13
Journal article

Tools for Searching, Annotation and Analysis of Speech, Music, Film and Video: A Survey.
Marsden, A.A., Lindsay, A., MacKenzie, A., Nock, H. 30/11/2007 In: Literary and Linguistic Computing. 22, 4, p. 469-488. 20 p.
Journal article

Protocols and the irreducible traces of embodiment: the viterbi algorithm and the mosaic of machine time
Mackenzie, A. 2007 In: 24/7. Palo Alto : Stanford University Press ISBN: 9780804751964 .
Chapter

Wireless networks and the problem of over-connectedness
Mackenzie, A. 2007 In: Media International Australia. 125, p. 94-105. 12 p.
Journal article

The meshing of impersonal and personal forces in technological action.
Mackenzie, A. 1/08/2006 In: Culture, Theory and Critique. 47, 2, p. 197-212. 16 p.
Journal article

Java: the virtuality of Internet programming
Mackenzie, A. 06/2006 In: New Media and Society. 8, 3, p. 441-466. 26 p.
Journal article

Science : experimental sensibilities in practice.
Roberts, C., Mackenzie, A. 05/2006 In: Theory, Culture and Society. 23, 2-3, p. 157-162. 6 p.
Journal article

Wisdom, decision support and paradigms of decision making.
Mackenzie, A., Pidd, M., Rooksby, J., Sommerville, I., Warren, I., Westcombe, M. 1/04/2006 In: European Journal of Operational Research. 170, 1, p. 156-171. 16 p.
Journal article

Cutting code: software and sociality.
Mackenzie, A. 2006 New York : Peter Lang. 215 p. ISBN: 0820478237.
Book

From cafe to parkbench: wi-fi and technological overflows in the city
Mackenzie, A. 2006 In: Mobile technologies of the city. London : Routledge ISBN: 9780415374347.
Chapter

Innumerable transmissions: WI-FI® from spectacle to movement
Mackenzie, A. 2006 In: Information, Communication and Society. 9, 6, p. 781-802. 22 p.
Journal article

The performativity of code
Mackenzie, A. 2006 In: Inventive life. London : Sage ISBN: 9781412920360.
Chapter

Wisdom, decision support and paradigms of decision making
Rooksby, J., Sommerville, I., Pidd, M., Warren, D., Westcombe, M., Mackenzie, A. 2006 In: European Journal of Operational Research. 170, 1, p. 156-171. 16 p.
Journal article

The Problem of the Attractor A Singular Generality between Sciences and Social Theory.
Mackenzie, A. 10/2005 In: Theory, Culture and Society. 22, 5, p. 45-65. 21 p.
Journal article

Untangling the unwired : Wi-Fi and the cultural inversion of infrastructure.
Mackenzie, A. 1/08/2005 In: Space and Culture. 8, 3, p. 269-285. 17 p.
Journal article

Is the actual world all that must be explained? The sciences and cultural theory: review essay of Manuel Delanda, Intensive Science, Virtual Philosophy (2002) and Isabelle Stengers, The Invention of Modern Science (2000)
Mackenzie, A. 01/2005 In: Journal for Cultural Research. 9, 1, p. 101-116. 16 p.
Journal article

Problematising the Technological: The Object as Event?
Mackenzie, A. 2005 In: Social Epistemology. 19, 4, p. 381-399. 19 p.
Journal article

The Performativity of Code : Software and Cultures of Circulation
Mackenzie, A. 2005 In: Theory, Culture and Society. 22, 1, p. 71-92. 22 p.
Journal article

From cards to code : how extreme programming re-embodies programming as a collective practice.
Mackenzie, A., Monk, S. 03/2004 In: Computer Supported Cooperative Work. 13, 1, p. 91-117. 27 p.
Journal article

Finding Decisions Through Artefacts
Dix, A., Ramduny-Ellis, D., Rayson, P., Onditi, V., Sommerville, I., Mackenzie, A. 06/2003
Conference paper

Artefacts speak and artefacts to speak
Dix, A., Ramduny-Ellis, D., Rayson, P., Onditi, V., Sommerville, I., Mackenzie, A. 11/2002
Conference paper

A Process and Tool for Negotiating and Structuring Upstream Requirement Definition
Mackenzie, A., Sommerville, I., Pidd, P., Westcombe, M. 09/2002
Working paper

Making data flow.
Mackenzie, A. 08/2002 In: M/C Journal. 5, 4
Journal article

How was that Decided: A Process/Tool for Hard Decisions
Mackenzie, A., Sommerville, I., Pidd, M., Westcombe, M. 06/2002
Other

Rebel Code? The open source of 'code' work
Mackenzie, A., Rouncefield, M., Rouchy, P. 01/2002
Other

XP+OSS: New Approaches to Software Development
Mackenzie, A., Rouncefield, M. 01/2002
Other

Transductions : bodies and machines at speed.
Mackenzie, A. 2002 London : Continuum. 256 p. ISBN: 082645884X.
Book

Open source software: when is a tool? what is a commodity?
Mackenzie, A. 12/2001 In: Science as Culture. 10, 4, p. 541-552. 12 p.
Journal article

The technicity of time : from 1.00 oscillations/sec to 9,192,631,770 Hz.
Mackenzie, A. 09/2001 In: Time and Society. 10, 2, p. 235-258. 24 p.
Journal article

The Technicity of Time
Mackenzie, A. 01/2001 Unknown Publisher.
Book

Losing Time at the PlayStation: Realtime Individuation and the Whatever Body
Mackenzie, A. 07/2000
Other contribution