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

  • Pointing all around you : selection performance of mouse and ray-cast pointing in full-coverage displays 

    Petford, Julian; Nacenta, Miguel; Gutwin, Carl (ACM, 2018-04-21) - Conference item
    As display environments become larger and more diverse - now often encompassing multiple walls and room surfaces - it is becoming more common that users must find and manipulate digital artifacts not directly in front of ...
  • Considering agency and data granularity in the design of visualization tools 

    Mendez, Gonzalo Gabriel; Nacenta, Miguel; Hinrichs, Uta (ACM, 2018-04-21) - Conference item
    Previous research has identified trade-offs when it comes to designing visualization tools. While constructive “bottom-up” tools promote a hands-on, user-driven design process that enables a deep understanding and control ...
  • Wearable assistive technologies for autism : opportunities and challenges 

    Mansouri Benssassi, Esma; Gomez, Juan-Carlos; Boyd, LouAnne E.; Hayes, Gillian R.; Ye, Juan (2017-09-01) - Journal item
    Autism is a lifelong developmental condition that affects how people perceive the world and interact with others. Challenges with typical social engagement, common in the autism experience, can have a significant negative ...
  • A digital museum infrastructure for preserving community collections from climate change 

    Cassidy, Catherine Anne; Fabola, Adeola Ezekiel; Miller, Alan Henry David; Oliver, Iain Angus (Verlag der Technischen Universität Graz, 2017-07) - Conference item
    Climate change poses a real and present threat to cultural heritage. Responses to climate change have focussed on strategies for prevention and physical protection. Developments in technology have made possible a new type ...
  • A virtual museum installation for virtual time travel 

    Fabola, Adeola Ezekiel; Kennedy, Sarah Elizabeth; Miller, Alan Henry David; Oliver, Iain Angus; McCaffery, John Philip; Cassidy, Catherine Anne; Clemens, Jo; Vermehren, Anna (Springer, 2017-06-07) - Conference item
    This work discusses the methodology for the design, development and deployment of a virtual 19th-century Fish Curing Yard as an immersive museum installation. The museum building now occupies the same space where the curing ...

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