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Chinenyeze, S. J. Mango: A model-driven approach to engineering green Mobile Cloud Applications. (Thesis). Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/Output/976572
With the resource constrained nature of mobile devices and the resource abundant offerings of the cloud, several promising optimisation techniques have been proposed by the gr...
Kerracher, N. Tasks and visual techniques for the exploration of temporal graph data. (Thesis). Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/Output/977758
This thesis considers the tasks involved in exploratory analysis of temporal graph data, and the visual techniques which are able to support these tasks.
There has been an e...
Chalmers, K. (2008). Investigating communicating sequential processes for Java to support ubiquitous computing. (Thesis)
Ubiquitous Computing promises to enrich our everyday lives by enabling the environment to be enhanced via computational elements. These elements are designed to augment and su...
Scottish Funding Council
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...
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...
Improving customer experience through intelligent workflow
18 July 2016
Congratulations to the following SIG members who have the following papers accepted at upcoming international conferences:
Alife 2016 (Cancun, Mexico) Simon Pow...
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...
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...
06 November 2019
06 November 2019
Prof. Michael Rovatsos from Edinburgh University will be giving the following seminar – all welcome to attend:
Michael is Professor of Artificial Intelligence at ...
31 October 2018
31 October 2018
Please join us for the closing event of the PhD masterclass. As a reminder, PhD masterclass was a seminar series run last semester to promote knowledge and skills exchange bet...
14 June 2018
14 June 2018
Rui P. Cardoso, Imperial College London
Electronic institutions are socially-inspired multi-agent systems, typically operating under mutually agree...
+44 7594 818718
Professor of Data Science and Intelligent Systems
Paterson, T., Cannon, A., Raguenaud, C., Russell, G., Armstrong, K. E., MacDonald, S. M., …Kennedy, J. (2003). A methodology for composing well-defined character descriptions
Taxonomy has been described as “the science of documenting biodiversity”, which involves collecting, naming, describing, identifying and classifying specimens of organisms (Ke...
Chen, A., Chen, Z., Zhang, G., Zhang, Z., Mitchell, K., & Yu, J. (2019, October). Photo-Realistic Facial Details Synthesis from Single Image. Paper presented at International Conference on Computer Vision, Seoul, Korea
We present a single-image 3D face synthesis technique that can handle challenging facial expressions while recovering fine geometric details. Our technique employs expression ...
Urquhart, N. (2017, November). What can we learn from simulating commuters?. Presented at U!REKA
Commuting affects just about every member of the workforce in the UK, those who do not commute are affected by the congestion and pollution generated by such activities. There...
Piotrowska, B., Murray, J., Willis, A., & Kerridge, J. (2017). Investigation of visual aspects of developmental dyslexia in children. Journal of Vision, 17(10), 640. https://doi.org/10.1167/17.10.640
Developmental dyslexia is a disorder characterised by difficulties with reading, despite adequate intelligence and education. Phonological deficits are often indicated as the ...
Kerridge, J., Chalmers, K., & Pedersen, M. (2016, June). Groovy Parallel Patterns: A Library to Support Parallelization. Paper presented at GR8Conf EU 2016, Copenhagen, Denmark
Hart, E., & Sim, K. (2015, June). A research agenda for metaheuristic standardization. Paper presented at 11th Metaheuristics International Conference, Agadir, Morocco
We propose that the development of standardized, explicit, machine-readable descriptions of metaheuris- tics will greatly advance scientific progress in the field. In particul...
Helgason, I., Bradley, J., & Egan, C. (2011, March). This pervasive day: design and development case study. Paper presented at i-Docs, A Symposium on Interactive Documentary, Watershed Media Centre Bristol, UK
This presentation will describe the development process, and the underpinning rationale, behind a multi-format, interactive exhibition and online documentary. This project, to...
Liu, X. (1998, January). Reverse engineering through formal abstraction. Paper presented at Post-graduate Conference, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK
No abstract available.
Urquhart, N., Hutcheson, W., & Hoehl, S. SICSA Demofest 2018 - Supporting user choice in optimisation. 6 November 2018 - 6 November 2018. (Unpublished)
Many complex optimisation problems can have multiple solutions, techniques such as MAP –Elites will produce a large number of solutions from which the user should make the fi...
Wu, H., Liu, Q., & Liu, X. (2019). A Review on Deep Learning Approaches to Image Classification and Object Segmentation. Computers, Materials & Continua, 60(2), 575-597. https://doi.org/10.32604/cmc.2019.03595
Deep learning technology has brought great impetus to artificial intelligence, especially in the fields of image processing, pattern and object recognition in recent years. Pr...
Urquhart, N., Hart, E., & Hutcheson, W. (in press). Using MAP-Elites to support policy making around Workforce Scheduling and Routing. Automatisierungstechnik,
Algorithms such as MAP-Elites provide a means of allowing users to explore a solution space by returning an archive of high-performing solutions. Such an archive, can allow th...
Di Mauro, M., & Liotta, A. (2019). Statistical Assessment of IP Multimedia Subsystem in a Softwarized Environment: a Queueing Networks Approach. IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, https://doi.org/10.1109/tnsm.2019.2943776
The Next Generation 5G Networks can greatly benefit from the synergy between virtualization paradigms, such as the Network Function Virtualization (NFV), and service provision...
This project will focus on the design and development of a distributed software architecture for the platform with innovative technology approaches. This includes microservices with containerisation, ...
Royal Society of Edinburgh
The project aims to advance the autonomy of field robots with a novel approach to developing a new generation of Meteorological Drone Robots (Met-Bot) which will be context-driven, proactively auto-re...
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 ...
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 project will examine the manner in which a scheduling/timetabling system can be enhanced by having classifying users into types and then using problem templates matched to type to guide the user.
Develop a prototype for an interactive data-driven website to address the unique challenges of managing numerous archaeological services projects across diverse sites in Scotland.
The Scottish Informatics & Computer Science Alliance
Research exchange with the Bielefeld Dialogue Systems group
The development of enhanced data analytics capabilities to enable the modelling, analysis and presentation of complex data to improve Group Internal Audit’s assessment and insight into business risks ...
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...
Forestry Commission Scotland
Use the ITED system to search literature based observations about the chemical extractive components of both broadleaf and conifer tree species commonly grown in the UK.
Chemically, wood structure ma...
'EverythingPast' is a global project that will link together and make accessible public, private and personal archive through a unique map-led interface. The website will create an unprecedented multi...
Ubiquitous Computing promises to enrich our everyday lives by enabling the environment to be enhanced via compu...
Hyper-heuristics (HH) have been described as methodologies that aim to offer “good enough -soon enough - cheap enough” solutions to real world...
A town planner, faced with the task of designing attractive walking spaces, needs a tool that will allow different designs to b...
The necessity for scientists and others to use consistent terminology has recently been regarded as fundamental to advancing ...
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...
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...
Update! Success for members of Bio-Inspired Special Interest Group.
17 July 2016
Simon Powers has been invited to give a seminar at Aston University.
15 June 2016
Simon Powers has been invited to contribute an article to the Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychological Science.
8 June 2016
The EU FOCAS project is rated as Excellent at its final review in Brussels
3 May 2016
CAVES Researchers awarded funding from The Data Lab.
6 January 2016
16:00-17:00 in room C44, Merchiston Campus
6 November 2019
16:00 in CoRe44 (room C44) Merchiston Campus
31 October 2018
14:00 in CoRe44, room C44, Merchiston Campus
13 June 2018
Core44, Room C44, Merchiston Campus
7 June 2018
16:00 CoRe44, room C44 Merchiston
5 June 2018
15 May 2018
Frankenstein Bar, 26 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh
16:00 in Core44, room C44, Merchiston campus
1 May 2018
11:00, CORE44, room C44 Mechiston Campus
26 April 2018
15:00 in Core44, room C44 Merchiston Campus
24 April 2018
CORE 44, room C44 Merchiston Campus
21 March 2018
15:00, Core44, Room C44, Merchiston Campus
20 March 2018
CORE44 Merchiston Campus
21 February 2018
CORE44, room C44 Merchiston Campus
7 February 2018
CORE 44, Merchiston Campus
12 January 2018