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

48 million configurations and counting: platform numbers and their capitalization
MacKenzie, A.B. 13/10/2017 In: Journal of Cultural Economy.
Journal article

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

Adopting neuroscience: parenting and affective indeterminacy
MacKenzie, A.B., Roberts, C.M. 1/09/2017 In: Body and Society. 23, 3, p. 130-155. 26 p.
Journal article

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.
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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

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.
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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.
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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