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FIMPA: A Fixed Identity Mapping Prediction Algorithm in Edge Computing Environment

Journal Article
Zhang, S., Liu, Y., Li, S., Tan, Z., Zhao, X., & Zhou, J. (2020)
FIMPA: A Fixed Identity Mapping Prediction Algorithm in Edge Computing Environment. IEEE Access, 8, 17356-17365. https://doi.org/10.1109/access.2020.2966399
Edge computing is a research hotspot that extends cloud computing to the edge of the network. Due to the recent developments in computation, storage and network technology for...

Blockchain for Cybersecurity and Privacy: Architectures, Challenges, and Applications

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Maleh, Y., Shojaafar, M., Alazab, M., & Romdhani, I. (Eds.)
(in press). Blockchain for Cybersecurity and Privacy: Architectures, Challenges, and Applications. CRC Press (Taylor and Francis Group
Blockchain Technology is defined as a decentralized system of distributed registers that are used to record data transactions on multiple computers. The reason this technology...

Trust-aware and Cooperative Routing Protocol for IoT Security

Journal Article
Djedjig, N., Tandjaoui, D., Medjek, F., & Romdhani, I. (in press)
Trust-aware and Cooperative Routing Protocol for IoT Security. Journal of Information Security and Applications,
The resource-constrained nature of IoT objects makes the Routing Protocol for Low-power and Lossy Networks (RPL) vulnerable to several attacks. Although RPL specification prov...

Scenario-based creation and digital investigation of ethereum ERC20 tokens

Journal Article
Dyson, S. F., Buchanan, W. J., & Bell, L. (2020)
Scenario-based creation and digital investigation of ethereum ERC20 tokens. Digital Investigation, 32, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fsidi.2019.200894
This paper examines the Ethereum network in the context of an investigation. The validation of data sources is achieved through different client software on both the Ropsten n...

Impact of Relay Location of STANC Bi-Directional Transmission for Future Autonomous Internet of Things Applications

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Tanoli, S. A. K., Shah, S. A., Khan, M. B., Nawaz, F., Hussain, A., Al-Dubai, A. Y., …Alsarhan, A. (in press)
Impact of Relay Location of STANC Bi-Directional Transmission for Future Autonomous Internet of Things Applications. IEEE Access, https://doi.org/10.1109/access.2020.2969750
Wireless communication using existing coding models poses several challenges for RF signals due to multipath scattering, rapid fluctuations in signal strength and...

Exploring coupled images fusion based on joint tensor decomposition

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Lu, L., Ren, X., Yeh, K., Tan, Z., & Chanussot, J. (in press)
Exploring coupled images fusion based on joint tensor decomposition. Human-Centric Computing and Information Sciences,
Data fusion has always been a hot research topic in human-centric computing and extended with the development of artificial intelligence. Generally, the coupled data fusion al...

A New Mobility Aware Duty Cycling and Dynamic Preambling Algorithm for Wireless Sensor Network

Conference Proceeding
Thomson, C., Wadhaj, I., Al-Dubai, A., & Tan, Z. (in press)
A New Mobility Aware Duty Cycling and Dynamic Preambling Algorithm for Wireless Sensor Network
The issue of energy holes, or hotspots, in wireless sensor networks is well referenced. As is the proposed mobilisa-tion of the sink node in order to combat this. However, as ...

Granularity Cost Analysis for Function Block as a Service

Conference Proceeding
Homay, A., Zoitl, A., de Sousa, M., Wollschlaeger, M., & Chrysoulas, C. (in press)
Granularity Cost Analysis for Function Block as a Service. https://doi.org/10.1109/indin41052.2019.8972205
The main challenge of exposing IEC61499 or IEC61131-3 Function Blocks as a service remains in adopting service-oriented concepts in function block programming. Implementing an...

Conceptualising Green Awareness as Moderator in Technology Acceptance Model for Green IS/IT

Conference Proceeding
Ashiq, S., Chrysoulas, C., & Banissi, E. (in press)
Conceptualising Green Awareness as Moderator in Technology Acceptance Model for Green IS/IT. https://doi.org/10.1109/icic48496.2019.8966710
Green Information System/Technology adoption is one of the key solutions sought by organisations, policy makers and governments to promote sustainability and deal with environ...

Insider Threat Detection Using Supervised Machine Learning Algorithms on an Extremely Imbalanced Dataset

Journal Article
Moradpoor, N., & Hall, A. (in press)
Insider Threat Detection Using Supervised Machine Learning Algorithms on an Extremely Imbalanced Dataset. International Journal of Cyber Warfare and Terrorism,
An insider threat can take on many forms and fall under different categories. This includes: malicious insider, careless/unaware/uneducated/naïve employee, and third-party con...

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CiViL: Common-sense- and Visual-enhanced natural Language generation

2020 - 2023
One of the most compelling problems in Artificial Intelligence is to create computational agents capable of interacting in real-world environments using natural language. Computational agents such as ...
Funder: Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council | Value: £280,060

Bus Passenger Analytics

2020 - 2020
Passengers using the Lothian Buses network may use a smart card (Ridacard) to pay for their journey, swiping the card on boarding a vehicle. Smart card journeys account for about 1/3rd of journeys mad...
Funder: Data Lab | Value: £26,170

How are we positioning apprenticeships? A critical analysis of job adverts for degree apprentices

2020 - 2020
The introduction of the degree apprenticeship presents opportunities for students to pursue a degree while working in paid positions relevant to their studies. Within this model, employers take an act...
Funder: Society for Research into Higher Education | Value: £4,999

Repairing Polluted Artificial Intelligent Systems with Machine Unlearning

2019 - 2020
This project is intended to seek in-depth understanding of the new promising decentralised machine learning scheme, namely federated learning, and develop a proof-of-concept algorithm-independent unle...
Funder: ENU Development Trust | Value: £29,703

PhD Studentship 2019: Work Based Learning and Firm Performance

2019 - 2022
The PhD studentship project will analyse the benefits and challenges of work-based learning (WBL) in organisations and develop a maturity model for benchmarking and a toolkit for maximising value and ...
Funder: Economic and Social Research Council | Value: £52,661

Extending a microservices architecture to support user functions and provide cloud APIs

2019 - 2020
Extending a containerised microservices architecture developed in the initial project to support a set of user functions required for the platform's MVP. Additionally, the project will deliver cloud A...
Funder: Scottish Funding Council | Value: £14,250

Multi-task, Multilingual, Multi-modal Language Generation

2019 - 2023
Language generation (LG) is a crucial technology if machines are to communicate with humans seamlessly using human natural language. A great number of different tasks within Natural Language Processin...
Funder: European Commission

MemoryCrypt

2019 - 2020
The usage of encryption keys is an important aspect in preserving privacy in communications. Increasingly these communications are protected using SSL/TLS methods. Along with this, there is a general ...
Funder: The Scottish Informatics & Computer Science Alliance | Value: £10,759

Internet Search Improved By User-side Data

2019 - 2020
The objective is to clearly demonstrate that better internet search can be achieved through the use of user-side personalisation (under the full control of the user) and with no personal data revealed...
Funder: European Commission | Value: £19,000

Optimisation of AirNode mesh nets

2019 - 2020
Urban air quality affects the lives of millions, according to WHO statistics air quality contributes to 6.7% of all deaths worldwide. Managing air quality in urban areas is now a priority for governme...
Funder: Scottish Funding Council | Value: £5,000

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Role of context-aware multimodal processing in real world applications

2019 - date
Mandar Gogate | Director of Studies: Prof Amir Hussain | Second Supervisor: Prof Ahmed Al-Dubai

Study of the impact of MOOC courses on student learning and employability

2019 - date
Han Shi | Director of Studies: Dr Imed Romdhani | Second Supervisor: Dr Kendall Richards

Big Data analytics in network security: An approach

2019 - date
Tariere Ogidi | Director of Studies: Dr Taoxin Peng | Second Supervisor: Prof Amir Hussain

Employing Machine Learning/Data Mining for Social Threat Detection

2019 - date
Lulwah Alharigy | Director of Studies: Dr Naghmeh Moradpoor Sheykhkanloo | Second Supervisor: Dr Thomas Tan

An Intelligence-Driven Approach to Developing Proactively-Smart Augmented Reality Systems

2019 - date
Xi Wang | Director of Studies: Prof Xiaodong Liu | Second Supervisor: Dr Tom Flint

Modelling frailty in open EHR with social care data for health and care systems

2019 - date
Dr Colin Brown | Director of Studies: Alistair Lawson | Second Supervisor: Dr Peter Barclay

The Effect of Culture on Public Library Use

2019 - date
Rachel Salzano | Director of Studies: Prof Hazel Hall | Second Supervisor: Dr Gemma Webster

Meta skills for future workplaces

2019 - date
Katherine Stephen | Director of Studies: Dr Laura Muir | Second Supervisor: Prof Hazel Hall

How do adult learners perceive eLearning?

2019 - date
Abigail Truebig | Director of Studies: Prof Sally Smith | Second Supervisor: Dr Khristin Fabian

2019 - date
Peter Cruickshank | Director of Studies: Prof Hazel Hall

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How working together delivered the key to unlocking the value of health data to European citizens

2 December 2019
Symphonic integrated into the EU Shield project, and which aims to share health care information across Europe, in a trusted way. Symphonic integrated a consent module which allows patient consent dat...

University Spin-out - Cyan Forensics - Wins at GovTech Summit 2019

18 November 2019
The third Cybersecurity spin-out from The Cyber Academy at Edinburgh Napier University was the winner at PitchGovTech as part of the GovTech Summit 2019.

Prof. Emma Hart invited to join Scottish Government Steering Group to develop an Artificial Intelligence (AI) strategy for Scotland.

16 September 2019
Prof. Emma Hart has been invited by Minister Kate Forbes to join a Scottish Government Steering Group to develop an Artificial Intelligence (AI) strategy for Scotland.

University Spin-out Partners with National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

14 August 2019
Cyan Forensics - the third Cybersecurity spin-out from The Cyber Academy at Edinburgh Napier University - is partnering with America’s National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC)

Researchers from Nature-Inspired Intelligent Systems group win Best Paper Award@GECCO 2019

16 July 2019
PhD student Mohamad Alissa with supervisors Dr Kevin Sim and Prof. Emma Hart won the Best Paper award in the ECOM track at GECCO 2019 in Prague for their paper: Algorithm Selection Using Deep Learnin...

Hazel Hall to receive the 2019 Clarivate Analytics Outstanding Information Science Teacher Award

11 July 2019
The Association for Information Science and Technology announced Professor Hazel Hall as the winner of the 2019 Clarivate Analytics Outstanding Information Science Teacher Award.

Dr Zhiyuan (Thomas) Tan and Dr Tom Flint Awarded Honourable Mentions in SICSA Supervisor of the Year 2019

17 June 2019
Honourable mentions in the SICSA Supervisor of the Year 2019 were awarded to Dr Zhiyuan (Thomas) Tan and Dr Tom Flint from the School of Computer, Edinburgh Napier University at the SICSA PhD Conferen...

Basil Manoussos (Manager @ The Cyber Academy) delivers keynote at the 2019 Annual Conference of the Scottish Paralegal Association

17 April 2019
Basil Manoussos, Manager of The Cyber Academy delivers keynote presentation at the Annual Conference of the Scottish Paralegal Association in Glasgow, titled "Cyber threats to law firms: Do you want ...

Prof . Emma Hart gives interview "An Insider's Guide to Evolutionary Computation"

17 December 2018
Laura van Beers from ContactEngine, a London based company delivering software that enables its customers to proactively engage customers in AI-driven conversations to fulfil their business objective...

Prof. Emma Hart invited to talk at Scotland IS Software Engineering Leader's Forum to discuss SICSA's work on AI

20 November 2018
Prof. Emma Hart gave an invited talk at the monthly meet-up of the Scotland IS Software Engineering forum on behalf of the SICSA AI theme to describe the work taking place across Scottish Universities...

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