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Blockchain and artificial intelligence – Managing a secure and sustainable supply chain (2021)
Book Chapter
Pimenidis, E., Patsavellas, J., & Tonkin, M. (in press). Blockchain and artificial intelligence – Managing a secure and sustainable supply chain. In H. Jahankhani, A. Jamal, & S. Lawson (Eds.), Cybersecurity, Privacy and Freedom Protection in the Connected World. (1). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-68534-8

Supply chain management is often the most challenging part of any business that manufactures, sells goods, or provides services. Regardless of whether the operations are mostly physical or online, managing supply chains largely relies on being able t... Read More about Blockchain and artificial intelligence – Managing a secure and sustainable supply chain.

Bespoke anywhere (2021)
Conference Proceeding
Challinor, R., & Gaster, B. (in press). Bespoke anywhere

This paper reports on a project aimed to break away from the portability concerns of native DSP code between different platforms, thus freeing the instrument designer from the burden of porting new Digital Musical Instruments (DMIs) to different arch... Read More about Bespoke anywhere.

Audio Anywhere with Faust (2020)
Conference Proceeding
Gaster, B. R., & Cole, M. (2020). Audio Anywhere with Faust

This paper introduces \emph{Audio Anywhere} (\emph{AA}), a framework for working with audio plugins that are compiled once and run anywhere. At the heart of Audio Anywhere is an audio engine whose Digital Signal Processing (DSP) components are writte... Read More about Audio Anywhere with Faust.

The evolution of business models of information and communication technology suppliers (2020)
Journal Article
Stone, M., Aravopoulou, E., Stott, R., Parnell, B. D., Machtynger, J., Foss, B., & Machtynger, L. (in press). The evolution of business models of information and communication technology suppliers. Bottom Line, https://doi.org/10.1108/bl-08-2020-0051

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to show how the business model of the information and communications technology (ICT) industry has evolved and the general differences that evolution has made to information management. Design/methodology/approac... Read More about The evolution of business models of information and communication technology suppliers.

Big data for design option repository: Towards a DFMA approach for offsite construction (2020)
Journal Article
Gbadamosi, A., Oyedele, L., Mahamadu, A., Kusimo, H., Bilal, M., Davila Delgado, J. M., & Muhammed-Yakubu, N. (2020). Big data for design option repository: Towards a DFMA approach for offsite construction. Automation in Construction, 120, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.autcon.2020.103388

A persistent barrier to the adoption of offsite construction is the lack of information for assessing prefabrication alternatives and the choices of suppliers. This study integrates three aspects of offsite construction, including BIM, DFMA and big d... Read More about Big data for design option repository: Towards a DFMA approach for offsite construction.

Topologies #1 (2020)
Exhibition / Performance
Artists, U. V., & Meckin, D. Topologies #1. [Audio-visual Installation]. 29 August 2020 - 30 June 2021. (Unpublished)

A new installation artwork that continues UVA’s explorations of sensory experiences through the lenses of technology. The first of a new series of works, Topologies #1 consists of five kinetic sculptures that project planes of light stretching acr... Read More about Topologies #1.

Crowd-driven Music: Interactive and Generative Approaches using Machine Vision and Manhattan (2020)
Conference Proceeding
Nash, C. (in press). Crowd-driven Music: Interactive and Generative Approaches using Machine Vision and Manhattan

This paper details technologies and artistic approaches to crowd-driven music, discussed in the context of a live public installation in which activity in a public space (e.g. a busy railway platform) is used to drive the automated composition and pe... Read More about Crowd-driven Music: Interactive and Generative Approaches using Machine Vision and Manhattan.

Security properties of light clients on the ethereum blockchain (2020)
Journal Article
Paavolainen, S., & Carr, C. (2020). Security properties of light clients on the ethereum blockchain. IEEE Access, 8, 124339-124358. https://doi.org/10.1109/access.2020.3006113

Ethereum is a decentralized blockchain, known as being the second most popular public blockchain after Bitcoin. Since Ethereum is decentralised the canonical state is determined by the Ethereum network participants via a consensus mechanism without a... Read More about Security properties of light clients on the ethereum blockchain.

The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals in Systems Engineering: Eliciting sustainability requirements (2020)
Conference Proceeding
Brooks, I. (2020). The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals in Systems Engineering: Eliciting sustainability requirements. In ICT4S2020: Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on ICT for Sustainability. , (196-199). https://doi.org/10.1145/3401335.3401359

This paper discusses a PhD research project testing the hypothesis that using the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) [18] as explicit inputs to drive the Software Requirements Engineering process will result in requirements with impro... Read More about The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals in Systems Engineering: Eliciting sustainability requirements.

Automated screening of patients for dietician referral (2020)
Conference Proceeding
Soomro, K., & Pimenidis, E. (2020). Automated screening of patients for dietician referral. In L. Iliadis, P. Angelov, C. Jayne, & E. Pimenidis (Eds.), Proceedings of the 21st EANN (Engineering Applications of Neural Networks) 2020 Conference. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-48791-1_24

Critical Care Units (CCU) in a hospital treat the severely sick patients that need constant monitoring and close medical attention. Feeding patients, enteral feeding in particular, is a critical and continuous process. Monitoring patients, managing t... Read More about Automated screening of patients for dietician referral.

A reflection on the design and user acceptance of Tamil talk (2020)
Journal Article
Ramachandran, R., & Ogunshile, E. (in press). A reflection on the design and user acceptance of Tamil talk. Proceedings of the Institute for System Programming of the RAS,

Tamil talk is a speech to text application and was designed from a perspective of language and philosophy. This paper takes an indigenous approach in reflecting on the design and user acceptance of Tamil talk. The paper makes use of literature in cri... Read More about A reflection on the design and user acceptance of Tamil talk.

OntoSoS.BPA.ChM: A semantically-enriched and business process architecture-driven framework for change management in system of systems context (2020)
Thesis
Samhan, A. OntoSoS.BPA.ChM: A semantically-enriched and business process architecture-driven framework for change management in system of systems context. (Thesis). UWE. Retrieved from https://uwe-repository.worktribe.com/output/5184479

The interaction and collaboration between the constituent systems in System of Systems (SoS) context entail more complex and new challenges that face the application of Change Management (ChM) frameworks. Some of these challenges include: (i) the ins... Read More about OntoSoS.BPA.ChM: A semantically-enriched and business process architecture-driven framework for change management in system of systems context.

A quantum algorithm for ray casting using an orthographic camera (2020)
Conference Proceeding
Alves, C., Santos, L. P., & Bashford-Rogers, T. (2020). A quantum algorithm for ray casting using an orthographic camera. https://doi.org/10.1109/ICGI47575.2019.8955061

Quantum computing has the potential to provide solutions to many problems which are challenging or out of reach of classical computers. There are several problems in rendering which are amenable to being solved in quantum computers, but these have ye... Read More about A quantum algorithm for ray casting using an orthographic camera.

Toward navigating complex terrains using a biomimetic whisker sensor array (2019)
Thesis
Salman, M. Toward navigating complex terrains using a biomimetic whisker sensor array. (Thesis). University of Bristol. Retrieved from https://uwe-repository.worktribe.com/output/5036676

This thesis proposes a parsimonious approach to localization, mapping and object recog- nition for a pseudo-mobile robot equipped with a biomimetic array of tactile whiskers to autonomously interact, explore and represent a real-world environment. Ta... Read More about Toward navigating complex terrains using a biomimetic whisker sensor array.

A honeybees-inspired heuristic algorithm for numerical optimisation (2019)
Journal Article
Dugenci, M., & Aydin, M. E. (2020). A honeybees-inspired heuristic algorithm for numerical optimisation. Neural Computing and Applications, 32, 12311–12325. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00521-019-04533-x

© 2019, The Author(s). Swarm intelligence is all about developing collective behaviours to solve complex, ill-structured and large-scale problems. Efficiency in collective behaviours depends on how to harmonise the individual contributors so that a c... Read More about A honeybees-inspired heuristic algorithm for numerical optimisation.

Digital Expression and Representation of Rhythm (2019)
Presentation / Conference
Renney, N., & Gaster, B. R. (2019, September). Digital Expression and Representation of Rhythm. Paper presented at Audio Mostly

Music provides a means to explore time by sequencing musical events in a seemingly endless and expressive way. This potential often far exceeds the ability of digital systems to enable composers and performers to explore musical time, perhaps due to... Read More about Digital Expression and Representation of Rhythm.

Marimo machines: Oscillators, biosensors and actuators (2019)
Journal Article
Phillips, N., Draper, T. C., Mayne, R., & Adamatzky, A. (2019). Marimo machines: Oscillators, biosensors and actuators. Journal of Biological Engineering, 13(1), https://doi.org/10.1186/s13036-019-0200-5

Background The green algae balls (Aegagropila linnaei), known as Marimo, are large spherical colonies of live photosynthetic filaments, formed by rolling water currents in freshwater lakes. Photosynthesis therein produces gas bubbles that can attach... Read More about Marimo machines: Oscillators, biosensors and actuators.

ICT Sustainability from Day One: Introducing New Computer Science Students at a UK University to Sustainability (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Brooks, I. (2019). ICT Sustainability from Day One: Introducing New Computer Science Students at a UK University to Sustainability

As ICT impacts dramatically on the sustainability of the world and of individuals, both positive and negative, there is an urgent need to educate Computer Science students about Sustainability. This paper assesses the experience of a project to intro... Read More about ICT Sustainability from Day One: Introducing New Computer Science Students at a UK University to Sustainability.

Embedding geographic locations for modelling the natural environment using flickr tags and structured data (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Jeawak, S. S., Jones, C. B., & Schockaert, S. (2019). Embedding geographic locations for modelling the natural environment using flickr tags and structured data. In Advances in Information Retrieval. , (51-66). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-15712-8_4

Meta-data from photo-sharing websites such as Flickr can be used to obtain rich bag-of-words descriptions of geographic locations, which have proven valuable, among others, for modelling and predicting ecological features. One important insight from... Read More about Embedding geographic locations for modelling the natural environment using flickr tags and structured data.