Reader in Marine Sciences / Co-Director of Research, St Abbs Marine Station
Steven, G. Computer-assisted learning.. Paper presented at Flexible Learning in Tertiary Education. (Unpublished)
Steven, G. Computer-assisted learning: Turn-on, tune-in, drop-out?. Paper presented at 2nd Annual Computer-Assisted Assessment Conference. (Unpublished)
Smith, S. Computer Science: Driving Entrepreneurship. Paper presented at 10th European Computer Science Summit, Wroclaw, Poland
MacMillan Cancer Support
People living with and beyond cancer are vulnerable to a number of physical, functional and psychological issues. Undertaking a holistic needs assessment (HNA) is one way to support a structured discu...
The DISTRO network brings together leading laboratories in Visual Computing and 3D Computer Graphics research across Europe with the aim of training a new generation of scientists, technologists, and ...
This European Fellowship project will benefit the researcher by giving and enhancing the knowledge and skills for a future generation of CPSs which enjoy the unique feature of context-active resilienc...
05 February 2016
IntroductionOn the back of four nomination at the Scottish Knowledge Exchange awards [here], Gordon Stuart, director of operations at Informatics Ventures, has also predicted ...
03 May 2016
Professor Hazel Hall has been nominated for election as Director-at-large for the Association for Information Science and Technology. She is one of eight candidates standing f...
04 May 2016
The FOCAS project was rated as Excellent at its final review, after running for three years. The project coordinator was Emma Hart, with Jennifer Willies as Project Manager.
University Tutor (Global Online)
Brown, N. Conceptions of student-centred teaching.. Paper presented at Fifth Transforming Healthcare through Research, Education and Technology, Trinity College, Dublin. (Unpublished)
Davenport, E. & Horton, K. Computerization movements as a frame for E-Government studies. Paper presented at Social Informatics Workshop: Extending the Contributions of Professor Rob Kling to the Analysis of Computerization Movements, CRITO, The Beckman Center, UC Irvine, USA, March 11-12,
Wigan, M. Challenges in model implementation: what really matters?. Paper presented at 4th Oregon Land Use Transport Symposium, Portland, Oregon. (Unpublished)
Appiah, J., Saleh, W. & Stewart, K. Evaluation of existing car-following models and calibration parameters using real time series data. Paper presented at 47th Annual Conference of the University Transport Study Group, London City University
Neades, B. L. Exploration of the Impact of presumed consent legislation in the procurement of organs for transplantation on the health care professionals who are subject to this legislation.. Paper presented at Napier University Annual Postgraduate Research Research Conference, Edinburgh. (Unpublished)
Foster, M. Exploring cultural aspects of student mobility – what do we know about students’ perceptions of their own and host culture of learning.. Paper presented at SEDA Spring Teaching Learning and Assessment Conference 2015: Internationalising the Curriculum: What does this mean? How can we achieve it?, Manchester, UK. (Unpublished)
In an increasingly globalised education, with universities aiming to develop student mobility through exchange and study abroad programmes (Sweeney 2012), this study used the ...
Carolan, C. M. & Campbell, K. Explore GPs’ experiences of assessing psychological distress in cancer patients including their use of screening tools.. Poster presented at The Scottish School of Primary Care, Glasgow. (Unpublished)
Adamson, E., Donaldson, J. H. & Smith, F. C. Experiences of using a blended teaching and learning method: virtual learning environment blended with simulation.. Paper presented at 10 out of 10, Celebrating ten successful years of Nursing & Midwifery programmes in higher education in Scotland, Edinburgh. (Unpublished)
The module was developed in a blended manner: the theoretical underpinnings are
learned and taught using a VLE, and students apply these to simulated exercises. The
Cullinane, K. Environmentally sustainable shipping in international supply chains: invited keynote speech.. Presented at 8th International Conference on Logistics and Sustainable Transpor, Celje, Slovenia. (Unpublished)
McGregor, I., Crerar, A., Benyon, D. & LePlâtre, G. Establishing key dimensions for reifying soundfields and soundscapes from auditory professionals. Paper presented at ICAD 2007: The 13th International Conference on Auditory Display, Montreal, Canada
This paper presents a unique insight into the way acousticians, computing specialists and sound designers describe the dimensions of sound they use. Seventy-five audio profess...
Adamson, E. Enhancing the student experience through innovation in assessment and feedback.. Paper presented at NET COnference, Churchill College, Cambridge. (Unpublished)
O'Dolan, C., Stewart, K. & Tricker, R. Evaluating the impact of innovative cycling measures in EU cycling cities. Paper presented at 10th Annual Scottish Transport Research and Applications Conference, Glasgow
The impact of “softer” measures to improve cycling mode share are often difficult to quantify and
assess. The CHAMP project is an Intelligent Energy Europe funded project whic...
Royal Society of Edinburgh
This research builds on existing cooperation with Dr Emoke Imre from Obuda University in Hungary.
The aim of the project is to visit the institution in Budapest to further research and deliver a lec...
Children's Hospice Association Scotland
The aim of the scoping exercise is to inform the development of an education strategy for CHAS relating to the delivery of palliative care for babies, children and young people (BCYP) and their famili...
The proposed research is a direct response to the European Commission's Active and Healthy Ageing initiative, with an
overarching goal to improve the quality of life of older people. By pursuing 15 di...
Scottish Institute for Policing Research
The aim of the project is to conduct a systematic review and host round-table discussions to explore the use of police discretion when making decisions in relation to individuals' vulnerability.
Scottish Funding Council
Development of a UV-C hand-sanitiser unit
Centre for Sensor and Imaging Systems
The collaboration work has developed through an existing Data Lab funded project, and has shown how data science can be used to discover security vulnerabilities within IoT devices. Currently the team...
Economic and Social Research Council
Integration of health and social care services is happening across the United Kingdom. Integrating services is important as it puts more focus on supporting the lives – not just the health – of indivi...
Crohn's in Childhood Research Association
An investigation of commonly used IBD drugs on autophagy pathway activity and potential therapeutic benefit for treatment of paediatric IBD
Marine Alliance for Science & Technology for Scotland (Hosted by St Andrew's University)
Effects of Combined Aquatic Noise and Chemical Pollution on Early Stage Marine Invertebrates in Different Temperature Contexts
The Mental Health Tribunal for Scotland became operational in 2005. It plays an integral role in guaranteeing the rights of patients with mental disorder as originally identified in the Millan Princip...
Chief Scientists Office
This study concerns the impact of a diagnosis of mental illness on young people and their families. One in ten adolescents suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder and there is increasing awareness t...
British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences
The project will measure circulating white blood cells and progenitor cells in response to an extreme exercise running bout/event/ We will also be quantifying upper respiratory tract symptoms.
This project will entail a systematic literature review of police methods in visible policing to establish the current evidence base in relation to how these affect public confidence. This review will...
Chlamydia trachomatis is the most common sexually transmitted infection in Scotland, and has significant long‐term consequences to reproductive health. Recent studies suggest that in addition to the g...
Digital Health Institute
This project aims to extend the existing work with the e-Frail project, and integrate a range of NHS-sourced assessors with care giver and open source gathered assessors, in order to define a weighted...
Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (DDH) is a common walking di...
30 June 2016
This week the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) and the Archives and Records Association (ARA) published a series of 24 fact sheets on the ...
15 June 2016
RBS approached Dr Oli Mival, Principal Research Fellow in the Centre fro Interaction Design, to undertake a program of review of their UX activities and methods with the aim o...
25 April 2016
TRI working in collaboration with Dutch consultancy Inno-V have been appointed by the UK’s Urban Transport Group – which represents public bodies responsible for coordinating ...
29 March 2016
The Transport Minister Derek Mackay has commissioned an independent review of the current system of managing the timing and quality of works in the road carried out by utility...
16 June 2016
Simon Powers will deliver a research seminar about his work on the evolution of institutions.
Abstract Economics, artificial life, and agent-based c...
12 May 2016
05 August 2016
In traditional digital forensics, analysts will examine static traces from hard disks, but increasingly the evidence is found within Cloud-based systems, where the trails of e...
07 November 2016
11 November 2016
21 April 2016
Announcement of resultsEmerald and the Indian Academy of Management (IAM) are delighted to offer a research grant for an Indian project in the field of management research.
09 June 2016
Simon Powers will write an article about "defection" (as the term is used in game theory), for the forthcoming Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychological Science, edited by To...
23 February 2016