Digital media for widening cultural engagement.
On efficient routing primitives for low-power and lossy networks in internet of things.
Visualisation of arguments.
Augmenting music therapy with sound visualisation techniques.
Sonification of exosolar planetary systems.
A visual analytics approcah for gaining insights into biological network analysis.
Cognitive IoT approach for ambient-intelligence smart spaces. Ambient-Intelligent Inhabited Environment using Cognitive-Internet of Everything
The role of online social networks in the decision making process of highly skilled migrants.
Understanding and designing interactive collaborative spaces. I am currently working on a PhD programme in the Centre for Interaction Design, supervised by Prof. David Benyon and Dr. Oli Mival. I am investigating the state of the art in interactive and...
Adaptive energy management mechanisms for clustering based routing wireless sensor networks.
An investigation into the population census as a tool for building the good society: policy, ethics and social informatics.
Adaptive tuning protocols for service discovery in wireless sensor networks (WSNs).
Cloud-based e-health: utilising a frailty framework to identify early signs of illness. The "Frailty Framework" is the development of a next generation health assessment and predictive analysis system. It will integrate clinical assessment instruments from InterRAI with a cloud-based...
Exploiting cooperative behaviour to guide open-ended evolution in multi-robot applications. Swarm robotics is a special case within the general field of robotics. The distributed nature makes it more resilient with no single point of failure. Considering the application in remote locations,...
The influence of varying wind conditions on wind turbine power performance.
Digital immunisation through network packets payload analysis and patterns-matching within a security boundary. SQL Injection Attack (SQLIA) remains today one of the top techniques used by a computer network intruder to pilfer an organisation’s confidential data. This is done by an intruder re-crafting web...
An approach to the semantic intelligence cloud.
An approach to synergistic and dynamic service evolution in clouds.
Enhanced mobile authentication of users within an e-commerce infrastructure.
The New Scottish Politics of Information:Governance and Information Technology in the Devolved Scotland. The thesis provides an analysis of the new Scottish politics of information. It examines the implications of ICTs for the reformation of Scottish politics within the new historical moment of...
Investigating Student and Faculty Interaction in Online Learning in Saudi Higher Education.
On routing and service discovery in Internet of Things.
Enhancing the capacity for workplace learning and innovation in Scotland.
Growing mechanical systems with bio-inspired computing for mechanical design.
Improving file carving for digital forensics.
Software healing inspired by the immune system.
Easier, faster, better? Evaluating to what extent social media facilitates tacit knowledge sharing practices between employees within organisations belonging to the public sector.
The impact of networking supported by social media on career management skills.
Enhanced key-sharing algorithms.
The value and impact of public libraries within the Information Society: their contribution to citizenship development. Leo Appleton's PhD research explores the impact of libraries on citizenship. He is based in the Centre for Social Informatics, where his Director of Studies is Professor Hazel Hall.
Cluster-based multi-source multicast routing protocol for wireless sensor networks.
Forensic analysis of large capacity digital storage devices. Triage of large capacity digital devices
Online reputation management in a digital world.
Secure information sharing in the cloud era.
A model-driven architectural approach for engineering green pervasive systems. 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 green computing research...
Applying semantic technologies to multi-agent models for software simulations.
Understanding user experience in blended spaces.
Tasks and visual techniques for exploration of temporal graph data.
Web engineering for the evaluation of large computer web systems: methodologies in web metrics.
Complex pleasures: interactions in new-media art as a resource for the design of the user experience. This research will investigate the nature of interactions between people and experience-oriented technologies such as new-media artworks. The purpose of this research is to inform the design of...