Zahran, D. I., Al-Nuaim, H. A., Rutter, M. J. & Benyon, D. (2015). A critical analysis of e-government evaluation models at national and local municipal levels. Electronic Journal of e-Government. 13, 28-42. ISSN 1479-439X
Abstract: The importance of e-government models lies in their offering a basis to measure and guide e-government. There is still no agreement on how to assess a government onl...
Zahran, D., Al-Nuaim, H., Rutter, M. & Benyon, D. (2014). A comparative approach to web evaluation and website evaluation methods. International journal of public information systems. 10, 21-39. ISSN 1653-4360
There is still a lack of an engineering approach for building Web systems, and the field of measuring the Web is not yet mature. In particular, there is an uncertainty in the ...
Hu, X., South, R. & Rutter, M. (1994). Analysis of the linearly polarised nodes in elliptical-core fibre. IEE proceedings. Optoelectronics. l4l, 356-362. doi:10.1049/ip-opt:19941552. ISSN 1350-2433
The linearly polarised (LP) modes in elliptical-core fibre have been analysed theoretically. It was found that the electromagnetic fields of the LP modes in elliptical-core fi...
Hu, X., South, R. & Rutter, M. (1994). Theoretical analysis of the LP mode in e-core fibre. In Fischer, R. E. & Smith, W. J. (Eds.). Current Developments in Optical Design and Optical Engineering IV, 430-437. SPIE. doi:10.1117/12.188024. ISBN 9780819415875
The LP mode in e-core fiber has been analyzed theoretically. It is found that the solution of the modal fields of e-core fiber is a combination of Mathieu and modified Mathieu...
Rutter, M. & Grant, P. M. (1984). Timed gradient adaptive lattice equaliser. IEE proceedings. F, Communications, radar, and signal processing. 132, 181-186. doi:10.1049/ip-f-1:19850040. ISSN 0143-7070
The paper addresses the design of timed stochastic gradient-search adaptive lattice filters for applications
in channel equalisation. Timing the lattice, i.e. freezing the PAR...
Rutter, M. (1984). An adaptive lattice filter. In Denyer, P. B. & Renshaw, D. (Eds.). V.L.S.I. Signal Processing: a bit-serial approach. Addison Wesley, London. ISBN 201133067
Grant, P. M. & Rutter, M. (1984). The application of gradient adaptive lattice filters to channel equalisation. IEE proceedings. F, Communications, radar, and signal processing. 131(5), 473-479. doi:10.1049/ip-f-1:19840073. ISSN 0143-7070
In this paper, the potential application of adaptive lattice equalisers based on gradient search adaptive
algorithms, is examined. The assessment is based on simulations of eq...
Rutter, M. & Grant, P. M. (1983). Generation of codes with good autocorrelation properties. Electronics Letters. 19, 571-572. doi:10.1049/el:19830389. ISSN 0013-5194
The letter describes a conceptually simple method of generating
impulse equivalent burst and cyclic codes, using an
all-pass autoregressive moving average (ARMA) filter. These...
Rutter, M. & Cowan, C. F. N. (1983). Open-loop transversal equaliser of optimal length. Electronics Letters. 19, 208-210. doi:10.1049/el:19830144. ISSN 0013-5194
As a rule, in equaliser training algorithms complexity
increases with efficiency. Unfortunately, complex recursive
algorithms do not suit high-bandwidth systems. This letter
Rutter, M. (2006). Tutorial chat: a case study of synchronous communication in a learning environment. ALT-J : Association for Learning Technology journal. 14, 169-181. doi:10.1080/09687760600668594. ISSN 0968-7769
This case study describes the use of a web-based synchronous chat application, run during computing
tutorials. The chat room was moderated by a paid demonstrator, who assisted...
Chamberlain, T., Armitage, A., Rutter, M. & Binnie, D. (2003). Using low-resolution thermal sensors in stereo to measure pedestrian movement. PREP 2004. , 251-252
Rutter, M., Cowan, C. F. N. & Grant, P. M. (1984). The timed lattice - a new approach to fast-converging equaliser design. IEE Colloquium digest. 84, 8-1
Rutter, M. (2008). Messenger in The Barn: networking in a learning environment. ALT-J : Association for Learning Technology journal. 17, 33-47. doi:10.1080/09687760802649863. ISSN 0968-7769
This case study describes the use of a synchronous communication application
(MSN Messenger) in a large academic computing environment. It draws on data
from interviews, quest...
Rutter, M., Grant, P. M. & Cowan, C. F. N. (1981). Adaptive lattice filters for channel equalisation. IEE Colloquium digest. 52, 91-94
Rutter, M. J., Smith, S. & Binyamin, S. (2017). The students acceptance of learning management systems in Saudi Arabia: a case study of King Abdulaziz University. In INTED2017 Proceedings, 9324-9333. doi:10.21125/inted.2017.2205. ISBN 978-84-617-8491-2
The Technology Acceptance Model (TAM) has become one of the most widely-used models in understanding user acceptance of technologies and has been employed in many empirical st...
Binyamin, S., Rutter, M. J. & Smith, S. (2016). The utiliation of system usability scale in learning managment systems: a case study of Jeddah Community College. In ICERI2016 Proceedings, 5314-5323. doi:10.21125/iceri.2016.2290. ISBN 978-84-617-5895-1
Learning Management Systems (LMS) have been widely adopted in many higher educational institutions to support teaching and learning activities. The study was conducte...
Binyamin, S., Smith, S. & Rutter, M. (2016). Evaluating the Usability of Learning Management Systems from Students' Perception: A Case Study of King Abdulaziz University. In 15th European Conference on eLearning (ECEL 2016), 112 - 113. ISBN 978-1-911218-18-0
Abstract: Due to the rapid improvement in Information and Communication Technology (ICT), adopting technologies has become a major focus of interest in the field of education....
Armitage, A., Binnie, D., Chamberlain, T., Nilsson, M. & Rutter, M. (2004). Tracking pedestrians using visible and infrared systems. In Universities Transport Study Group conference, 1-9
In this paper, we will describe a number of research projects at Napier University on pedestrian tracking. This work started with systems based on ordinary cameras working at ...
Chamberlain, T., Armitage, A., Rutter, M. & Binnie, D. (2005). Working towards identifiable feature extraction from a pedestrian’s gait. In 37th UTSG conference
This paper describes our work measuring the movement of pedestrians. We describe our data collection system, processing techniques and introduce our data analysis software sy...
Chamberlain, T., Armitage, A., Rutter, M. & Binnie, D. (2006). Pedestrian sensing with feature extraction. In ITS World Congress, 1-11
Automated pedestrian sensing and tracking is receiving increasing attention from researchers in a number of areas. Applications are common in security, in urban planning, and ...
Rutter, M., Grant, P. M., Renshaw, D. & Denyer, P. B. (1982). Design and realisation of adaptive lattice filters. In Proc. IEEE Int. Conf. ASSP, 21-24
Smith, S. G., Cowan, C. F. N. & Rutter, M. (1982). A new structure for adaptive echo cancellation. In Proc. IEEE Int. Conf. ASSP, 49-52
Hu, X., South, R. & Rutter, M. (1993). A distributed optical fibre sensing system using elliptical core fibre. In Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe, 1994, 330
Yaminysharif, M. & Rutter, M. (1987). Adaptive noise cancelling by accelerated gradient techniques. In Proc. IEEE int conf Circuit and Systems, Helsinki, 2975-2978
Rutter, M. J., Alshehri, A. & Smith, S. (2017, March). An implementation of the extended technology acceptance model for understanding students' perceptions of learning management systems: a study within tertiary institutions in Saudia Arabia. Poster presented at 11th annual International Technology, Education and Development Conference, Valencia
The rapid evolution of e-learning around the world is inspiring many educational and business institutions to adopt it. E-learning is motivated by compelling advantages such a...