Urquhart, N. B., Hart, E. & Scott, C. (2010). Building low CO2 solutions to the vehicle routing problem with time windows using an evolutionary algorithm. In Proceedings of ICEC 2010
An evolutionary Multi-Objective Algorithm (MOA) is used to investigate the trade-off between CO2 savings, distance and number of vehicles used in a typical vehicle routing pro...
Wang, P., Liu, Y., Yang, M. & Almaini, A. E. A. (2005). Five-valued circuit quantitative theory and design of five-valued twisted-ring. In Tang, T. & Huang, Y. (Eds.). ASICON 2005: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on ASIC, 2005, 354-357. doi:10.1109/ICASIC.2005.1611323. ISBN 0780392108 & 9780780392106
This paper presents a six-valued algebra in order to form the theory of three essential elements for five-valued circuits, which is a mathematical tool for quantitative invest...
Joel, S., Smyth, M. & Rodgers, P. (2004). An ethnomethodological approach to the early stages of product design practice. In Rodgers, P., Brodhurst, L. & Hepburn, D. (Eds.). Crossing Design Boundaries: Proceedings of the 3rd Engineering & Product Design Education International Conference, 157-162. ISBN 978-0-415-39118-4
Smyth, M., Raijmakers, B. & Munro, A. (2003). Who am I and where am I? - switching and stitching in the digital age. In Marjanovic, D. (Ed.). Proceedings of the 8th International Design Conference DESIGN 2004, 1487-1492
Muir, L. J., Richardson, I. & Leaper, S. (2002). Gaze tracking and its application to video coding for sign language.
Sign language communication via videotelephone has demanding visual quality requirements. In order to optimise video coding for sign language it is necessary to quantify the i...
Powers, S. T. & Lehmann, L. (in press). When is bigger better? The effects of group size on the evolution of helping behaviours. Biological Reviews., n/a-n/a. doi:10.1111/brv.12260. ISSN 1464-7931
Understanding the evolution of sociality in humans and other species requires
understanding how selection on social behaviour varies with group size.
However, the effects of g...
Fan, L., Trinder, P. & Taylor, H. (2009). Deadline-Driven Auctions for NPC Host Allocation on P2P MMOGs. International Journal of Advanced Media and Communication. 4, 140-153. doi:10.1504/IJAMC.2010.032140. ISSN 1462-4613
We present the design, implementation and evaluation of Deadline-Driven Auctions (DDAs), a novel task-mapping infrastructure for heterogeneous distributed environments. DDA is...
Fan, L., Trinder, P. & Taylor, H. (2009). Design Issues for Peer-to-Peer Massively Multiplayer Online Games. International Journal of Advanced Media and Communication. 4, 108-125. doi:10.1504/IJAMC.2010.032138. ISSN 1462-4613
Massively Multiplayer Online Games (MMOGs) are increasing in both popularity and scale, and while classical Client/Server (C/S) architectures convey some benefits, they suffer...
Min, G., Wu, Y., Li, K. & Al-Dubai, A. (2009). Performance modelling and optimazation of integrated wireless LANs and multi-hop Mesh networks. International Journal of Communication Systems. 23, 1111-1126. doi:10.1002/dac.1074. ISSN 1074-5351
The increasing demand for the coverage of high-speed wireless local area networks (WLANs) is driving the installation of a very large number of access points (APs). Wireless m...
(2004). Turner, P. & Davenport, E. (Eds.). Spaces, Spatiality and Technology. Springer-Verlag. ISBN 1402032722
Turner, P. & Turner, S. (2004). Insideness-Outsideness: characterizing the experiences of real and virtual places. In Presence 2004, 340-346. International Society for Presence Research. ISBN 84-9705-649-3
An alternate approach to characterizing and
describing experiences of both real and virtually recreated
places is described both in theoretical and
(2003). Turner, P. & Davenport, E. (Eds.). Spaces, Spatiality and Technology . Springer. doi:10.1007/1-4020-3273-0. ISBN 978-1-4020-3272-1
Turner, S., Turner, P., Carroll, F., O'Neill, S., Benyon, D., McCall, R. & Smyth, M. Recreating the Botanics: towards a sense of place in virtual environments.. Paper presented at 3rd UK Conference of the Environmental Psychology Network, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, Scotland. (Unpublished)
The EC funded project BENOGO seeks to re-create real places using photo-realistic
immersive virtual reality technology and in so doing investigates the nature of
presence and ...
Moeller, D., Friedrichs, S., Cullinane, K., Schroer, B. & Anderson, M. A simulation based decision making approach in bunkering.. Paper presented at AlaSim International, Huntsville, Alabama. (Unpublished)
Berg, T. (2013). Understanding Iconography: a method to allow rich picture interpretation to improve. (Thesis). Herio-Watt University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/7207
Information Systems for complex situations often fail to adequately deliver quality and suitability. One reason for this failure is an inability to identify comprehensive user...