Vice Chancellor's Research Fellow
Velloso, E., Carter, M., Newn, J., Esteves, A. & Gellerson, H. (2017). Motion correlation: selecting objects by matching their movement. ACM transactions on computer-human interaction : a publication of the Association for Computing Machinery. 24(3)doi:10.1145/3064937. ISSN 1073-0516
Selection is a canonical task in user interfaces, commonly supported by presenting objects for acquisition by pointing. In this article, we consider motion correlation as an a...
Soto-Morettini, D. (2017). Reverse engineering the human: artificial intelligence and acting theory. Connection Science. 29(1), 64-76. doi:10.1080/09540091.2016.1271398. ISSN 0954-0091
In two separate papers, Artificial Intelligence (AI)/Robotics researcher Guy Hoffman takes as a starting point that actors have been in the business of reverse engineering hum...
Gilchrist, J. (2016). Civil war among the mongooses...and why it's all about sexual success
To develop an academically robust and unique consumer insight tool.
Innovate KTP no. 009884
Collaborative project with consultancies and leading ("champion") cycling cities across Europe to understand how they have become champions and to disseminate this knowledge to others. Napier is play...
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
Turner, P. & Nottale, L. (2016). The physical principles underpinning self-organizationin plants
We present evidence based theory for the emergence of plant structure in which
CO2 is not only the source of carbon for plant growth, but also plays a critical role
as a sourc...
Verweij, D., Khan, V., Esteves, A. & Bakker, S. (2016). Multi-user motion matching interaction for interactive television using Smartwatches. Exhibited at Hilversum, The Netherlands. 14 June 2017 - 16 June 2017
Motion matching input, following continuously moving targets by performing bodily movements, offers new interaction possibilities in multiple domains. Unlike optical motion ma...
Gray, G. T. Malaysian cinema and negotiations with modernity: film and anthropology. (Thesis)
This thesis examines Malaysian cinema in the context of the various processes and
discourses of modernity. Analysing the processes of modernity which Malaysians
are engaged wi...
Malcolm, C. (2003). Britten - Les Illuminations
This CD brings together three youthful masterworks all composed by Benjamin Britten before his 30th birthday. Individually and collectively they demonstrate a fertile musical ...
This EPSRC funded project arose from the Celebration of UK Engineering Excellence (Nov 2004) and resulted in the creation of a demonstration of infrared detection of people. The demonstration was aime...
To develop a range of high quality specialist sound and thermal insulation solutions compliant to Building Regulations for new build and retrofit market and a thermal assessment software model for bus...
City of Edinburgh Council
To build and infra-red detector system that can count people as they move around the urban environment. In particular we wish to evaluate measures for the vitality and viability of urban areas.
Transport for London
The PEDFLOW (PEDestrian FLOW) project is concerned with the development of a microscopic model of pedestrian movement in a congested urban environment. Autonomous agent technology is utilised to rep...