All of our academic staff are research active, working with a team of post-graduate and post-doctoral researchers and a lively population of research students. Our research focuses on core themes of theoretical and practical computer science: artificial intelligence and symbolic computation, networked and distributed systems, systems engineering, and human computer interaction.

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Recent Submissions

  • Virtual Worlds and the 3D Web – time for convergence? 

    Bakri, Hussein; Allison, Colin; Miller, Alan Henry David; Oliver, Iain Angus (Springer, 2016) - Conference item
    Multi-User Virtual Worlds (MUVW) such as Open Wonderland and OpenSim have proved to be fruitful platforms for innovative educational practice, supporting exploratory learning and generating true engagement. However, when ...
  • Recommending privacy preferences in location-sharing services 

    Zhao, Yuchen (University of St Andrews, 2017-06-21) - Thesis
    Location-sharing services have become increasingly popular with the proliferation of smartphones and online social networks. People share their locations with each other to record their daily lives or satisfy their social ...
  • Augmenting visual perception with gaze-contingent displays 

    Mauderer, Michael (University of St Andrews, 2017-06-21) - Thesis
    Cheap and easy to use eye tracking can be used to turn a common display into a gaze-contingent display: a system that can react to the user’s gaze and adjust its content based on where an observer is looking. This can ...
  • Synesthetic visualization: balancing sensate experience and sense making in digitized print collections 

    Forlini, Stefania; Hinrichs, Uta (2017-06-14) - Conference item
    Large-scale digitization appears to put literary collections at one’s fingertips, but, as some critical observers warn, the books themselves are increasingly out of reach as libraries continue to shift from being “physical ...
  • Towards a holistic framework for software artefact consistency management 

    Pete, Ildiko (University of St Andrews, 2017-06-21) - Thesis
    A software system is represented by different software artefacts ranging from requirements specifications to source code. As the system evolves, artefacts are often modified at different rates and times resulting in ...

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