Lecturer in Urban Innovation Dynamics
Johnson, R. & Sambell, K. (1999). Assessment strategies to encourage partnership: students’ perspectives of the value of self and peer assessment in the development of written communication. In Graal, M. & Clark, R. (Eds.). Writing development in higher education : partnerships across the curriculum :: proceedings of the 6th annual Writing Development in Higher Education Conference, n/a. ISBN 0953835103, 9780953835102
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Sambell, K. & McDowell, L. (1998). Integrating assessment and learning via problem-based learning in electronic engineering: student perspectives’. In Rompleman, O. & Daubt, J. (Eds.). What have they learned? assessment of student learning in higher education : Proceedings of SEFI working group on curriculum development seminar, 97-107. ISBN 2873520264
McDowell, L. & Sambell, K. (2005). Assessment for learning: developing autonomous learners in childhood studies. In Rust, C. (Ed.). Improving student learning through assessment : Proceedings of the 2005 13th international symposium, n/a. ISBN 1873576730
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...
Royal Society of Edinburgh
To develop a formal Scotland-wide network of LIS researchers and practitioners, to help spread expertise into a connected practitioner community across all LIS sectors through high quality training an...
Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland
As social media use by older people increases, along with an increased rate of dementia diagnoses, the management or oversight of social networking sites by carers is likely to increase. This research...
Associate Professor in Law
Caddell, M. (2014). Making internships work
Caddell, M. (2014). Developing and supporting the curriculum: insights from The Open University
Hall, H. (1994). Mergers and take-overs in the online industry: impacts on information services provision and user satisfaction. In Online information 95 : 19th International Online Meeting proceedings, London 5-7 December 1995, 267-279. ISBN 0904933946
Caddell, M. (2013). The flexible curriculum toolkit
The Flexible Curriculum toolkit web-site is designed to support programme teams to develop and enhance practice in flexible curricula.
The toolkit has used the Viewpoints met...
Smyth, M. & Helgason, I. (2010). Imagining urban interactions: strategies for exploring future design landscapes. In Proceedings of British HCI
For designers, attempting to respond to unknown design spaces can be a daunting task. This paper describes a series of workshops that presented rapid ethnographic design metho...
Hart, E., Davoudani, D. & McEwan, C. (2006). Immunological inspiration for building a new generation of autonomic systems. In Autonomics '07 Proceedings of the 1st international conference on Autonomic computing and communication systemsISBN 978-963-9799-09-7
Autonomic computing systems of the future will be required to exhibit a number of properties which cannot be engineered using current technologies and algorithms. The most dir...
Helgason, I., Smyth, M. & Speed, C. (2011). Aspects of lifelikeness: a framework for optional interactions with public installations
This poster presents a framework for the design and evaluation of “optional interactions” with publicly sited, non-utilitarian installations. These kinds of encounters, where ...
Kwecka, Z., Buchanan, W. J. & Spiers, D. A. (2008). Application and analysis of private matching schemes based on commutative cryptosystems
Privacy issues are becoming a key focus with software systems. Surveys show that the invasion of privacy is among the things peo-ple fear the most from the coming years. These...
Buchanan, W. J., Gupta, N. K. & Arnold, J. M. (1993). Application of 3D finite-difference time-domain (FDTD) method to predict radiation from a PCB with high speed pulse propagation. In 9th International IEE Conference on Electromagnetic Compatibility, 287-291. doi:10.1049/cp:19940711. ISBN 0-85296-622-9
The authors have applied the 3D FDTD technique to simulate the propagation of electrical signals within printed circuit boards (PCBs). This relates to the work currently being...
Miehling, M. J., Buchanan, W. J., Old, L. J., Batey, A. & Rahman, A. (2009). Analysis of malicious affiliate network activity as a test case for an investigatory framework. In Proceedings of 9th European Conference on Information Warfare and Security, 209
Currently there is a great deal of literature surrounding methods that can be used to de-tect click-fraud, but there is very little published work on actual cases of click-thr...
Al-Dubai, A., Zhao, L., Zomaya, A. & Min, G. (2010). A novel multicast gateway based multi-hop routing for wireless mesh networks
Tsiros, A. (2012). A multidimensional sketching interface for corpus-based concatenative synthesis. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Auditory Display 2013
This paper presents Morpheme, a multidimensional interface that allows real-time control of concatenative synthesis through the act of sketching on a digital canvas. Morpheme ...
Eye-tracking is an increasingly popular technique in which user’s eye movements are captured by a computer system, allowing it to ascertain where the user is looking in a display or visual scene (fixa...
Scottish Funding Council
This will investigate the feasibility of incentivising environmentally friendly behaviours through rewards given in tokens as well as IoT wearables to discover this behaviour and reward automatically.
The Scottish Informatics & Computer Science Alliance
1st event: a speaker for the Cyber Security Conference (Critical Infrastructure Protection) (200 words):
Industrial Control Systems(ICS) are widely used in critical infrastructure such as nuclear pow...
development of innovative projection system to allow responsive and live creation and manipulation of projected scenery for theatrical workshops.
Digital Health Institute
This project will investigate existing consumer tech, IOT and connectivity capabilities for simulation activities.
Napier and DHI will explore a range of technologies that can connect to DHI’s simul...
Arts & Humanities Research Council
Data Driven Innovation (DDI) is transforming society and the economy. DDI is defined as the challenge to make effective use of data to shape, develop and deliver innovative products and services to co...
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
Robotics is changing the landscape of innovation. But traditional design approaches are not suited to novel or unknown habitats and contexts, for instance: robot colonies for ore mining, exploring or ...
This project will focus on the building of a food provenance platform based on distributed ledger technologies
This focuses on the use of distributed ledger technologies to manage both compliance events such as signing off on work and also document management
To optimise the ZoneFox product through the development and incorporation of effective information visualisation tools for
generating insight through visual exploration and discovery of relationships ...
Develop a bespoke system for managing defined client data including charitable clients in Scotland for TC Young.
The aim of this project is to design and prototype a new, flatpack, low carbon home accessory for the Scottish tourist, domestic and export markets, using an eco-friendly alternative to medium density...
The "Our Future Scotland" Film has been commissioned by the Scotland Future's Forum at the Scottish Parliament. The film will be showcased at the Parliament on 16th May 2018 and form the basis of an ...
"The development of science and technology are increasingly affecting and changing the nature of processes in...
Swarm robotics is a special case within the general field of robotics. The distributed nature makes it...
With the growing need of the industry and due to high business demands, there have consequently been high demands of IT pro...
If the UK is to address its energy reduction targets, it is vital to understand energy use behaviours and to devise technology that positi...
Augmented Reality (AR) aims to extend the physical world through virtual content. To perform such addition in an unnoticeable way, a variety of technical constraints need to be su...
The present research sought to investigate the correspondence between auditory and visual f...
The field of Digital Forensics has been facing scalability issues for the last 10 years, resulting in huge backlogs for la...
Ubiquitous Computing promises to enrich our everyday lives by enabling the environment to be enhanced via compu...
Dr Ella Taylor-Smith delivered a presentation at Social Media and Society 2016 in London on 13th July 2016.
12 July 2016
Demographic data of UK information professions from CSI/ERI Workforce Mapping project released
29 June 2016
Exciting New Collaboration with Hutchinson Networks Aims To Build A Virtual Bank For Advanced Security Operations Training
Publishes chapter in collection Mapping Across Academia
The Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) and the Archives and Records Association (ARA) have published a series of 24 fact sheets on the basis of the findings of the Wo...
Augusto was awarded a Carnegie Research Incentive Grant
27 June 2016
John Mowbray presents research on social networks and job seeking at CoLIS9, Sweden
26 June 2016
The Centre for Social Informatics made a contribution to Conceptions of Library and Information Science 9 in Uppsala, Sweden on 27th June 2016.
Dr Brian Detlor appointed Visiting Professor to the School of Computing at Edinburgh Napier University
22 June 2016
Staff and research students from the Centre for Social Informatics made a number of contributions at iDocQ 2016 in Glasgow on 23rd June 2016.
Simon Powers has been invited to give a seminar at Aston University.
15 June 2016
RBS commission Dr Oli Mival to review their UX activities & methods.
14 June 2016
Simon Powers has been invited to contribute an article to the Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychological Science.
8 June 2016
Publishes new book: Community in Modern Scottish Literature (Leiden | Boston: Brill | Rodopi, 2016), 304pp.
18 May 2016
New Centre for Social Informatics publications in special issue of Journal of Information Science
17 May 2016