Capodieci, N., Hart, E. & Cabri, G. (2013). Artificial Immune System driven evolution in Swarm Chemistry. In Proceedings of IEEE SASO 2014, 40-49. doi:10.1109/SASO.2014.16
Morphogenetic engineering represents an interesting field in which models, frameworks and algorithms can be tested in order to study how self-* properties and emergent behavio...
Lee, T., Polak, J. W., Bell, M. G. H. & Wigan, M. (2005). A two dimensional kinematic model for the following behaviour of motorcyclists in mixed traffic flow.
Craig, P., Kennedy, J. & Cumming, A. (2002). Towards visualising temporal features in large scale microarray time-series data. doi:10.1109/IV.2002.1028809. ISBN 769516564
Current techniques for visualising large-scale microarray data are unable to present temporal features without reducing the number of elements being displayed. This paper intr...
Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland
This project investigates the relationship between Joseph Conrad and H. G. Wells in the context of emergent modernism and literary influence. It will result in a monograph of c200 pages, entitled Conr...
The project aims to interrogate the post-colonial uses of documentary film in narrating the colonial experience. The purpose of the field work is to generate a new body of material which, juxtap...
This project relates to the research collaboration between Edinburgh Napier University, CipherLab, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, GS1 UK, Imperial College, and Kodit, and is funded through a resear...
Programme Leader and Lecturer
McQuaid, R. W., Fuertes, V. & Richard, A. How can parents escape from recurrent poverty?
This study explores why disadvantaged parents move into poverty and identifies the specific barriers to them escaping
the cycle of low pay/no pay or recurrent poverty. It draw...
Campion, P., Brown, S. & Thornton-Jones, H. After Wilberforce: an independent enquiry into the health and social needs of asylum seekers and refugees in Hull
Commissioned by NHS Hull, this project has four aims: a. to gather the views of asylum seekers and refugees in Hull about their lives, and health; b. to consult with all relev...
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
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Fuertes, V. (2009). Barriers to escaping the low-pay no-pay cycle for disadvantaged parents
Poverty is a dynamic process that reflects the shifting nature of individual and
household income. Drawing on the findings of a research study supported by
the Joseph Rowntree...
Prajapati, B., Buchanan, W. J., Smales, A., Macfarlane, R. & Spyra, G. (2014). Review of e-Health Frameworks. In Health Informatics Conference 2015
In order to improve the quality of health care and widen the accessibility, health care providers are consistently looking to inject information and communication technology t...
Fuertes, V., McQuaid, R. W. & Richard, A. (2008). The low-pay no-pay cycle and disadvantaged mothers
Freedman, B., Camm, J., Calkins, H., Healey, J. S., Rosenqvist, M., Wang, J., …Yan, B. P. (2017). Screening for atrial fibrillation: a report of the AF-screen international collaboration. Circulation. 135(19), 1851-1867. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.026693. ISSN 0009-7322
Approximately 10% of ischemic strokes are associated with atrial fibrillation (AF) first diagnosed at the time of stroke. Detecting asymptomatic AF would provide an opportunit...
Long, J. J., Butchart, M., Brown, M., Bain, J., McMillan, A., & Karatzias, T. (2017). Improving vision awareness in autism services: Evaluation of a dedicated education programme for support practitioners. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, doi:10.1111/jar.12330. ISSN 1360-2322
Background: The research reported here sought to evaluate whether a dedicated education programme in vision awareness improved the knowledge and skills of autism support pract...
Butchart, M., Long, J. J., Brown, M., McMillan, A., Bain, J., & Karatzias, T. (2017). Autism and Visual Impairment: a Review of the Literature. Review Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 4(2), (118-131). doi:10.1007/s40489-016-0101-1. ISSN 2195-7177
This review presents the evidence on the prevalence of visual impairments in children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), and the similar behavioural trait...
Schwan, A. (2015). Frederick William Robinson, Charles Dickens, and the Literary Tradition of "Low Life". In McDonagh, J. & Bristow, J. (Eds.). Nineteenth-Century Radical Traditions, 63-84. Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN 978-1-137-59705-2
Frederick William Robinson, Charles Dickens, and the Literary Tradition of "Low Life".
Turner, P., Hetherington, R., Turner, S. & Kosek, M. (2015). The limits of pretending. Digital Creativity. 26, 304-317. doi:10.1080/14626268.2015.1091778. ISSN 1462-6268
We propose that pretending is a cognitive faculty which
enables us to create and immerse ourselves in possible
worlds. These worlds range from the veridical to the fantastic
Loosemore, M., Lightfoot, J., Palmer-Green, D., Gatt, I., Bilzon, J. & Beardsley, C. (2015). Boxing injury epidemiology in the Great Britain team: a 5-year surveillance study of medically diagnosed injury incidence and outcome. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 49, 1100-1107. doi:10.1136/bjsports-2015-094755. ISSN 0306-3674
Objectives: there has been no comprehensive injury
report of elite-level amateur boxers in competition and
training. We reviewed injuries in training and
competition in the Gr...
Arts & Humanities Research Council
The contemporary globalisation of publishing, both books and magazines, represents: an increased flow of products across national borders, often superficially customised for different language groups,...
The Scottish Parliament accepted its first electronic petition from the ITC's electronic petitioning system.
The ITC (now part of the Centre for Social Informatics) worked with the Scottish Parliame...