Computer Science @ University of St Andrews

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Prof Simon Dobson

Prof Simon Dobson

Director of Research

Position: Professor

Research profile

Email: simon.dobson@st-andrews.ac.uk

Office: JC1.17 - Jack Cole Building, North Haugh

Phone: +44 (0)1334 46 1626

Home page: http://sd.host.cs.st-andrews.ac.uk

Recent Publications

Energy-efficient sensing in wireless sensor networks using compressed sensing

Razzaque, MA & Dobson, SA 2014, ' Energy-efficient sensing in wireless sensor networks using compressed sensing ' Sensors , vol 14, no. 2, pp. 2822-2859.

Autonomous fault detection in self-healing systems: comparing Hidden Markov Models and artificial neural networks

Schneider, C , Barker, AD & Dobson, SA 2014, ' Autonomous fault detection in self-healing systems: comparing Hidden Markov Models and artificial neural networks '. in Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Adaptive Self-tuning Computing Systems (ADAPT-2014). Vienna, AT.

A survey of self-healing systems frameworks

Schneider, C , Barker, AD & Dobson, SA 2014, ' A survey of self-healing systems frameworks ' Software: Practice and Experience .

In-network sensor data modelling methods for fault detection

Fang, L & Dobson, SA 2013, ' In-network sensor data modelling methods for fault detection '. in Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Uncertainty in Ambient Intelliigence at AmI 2013. Dublin, IE.

A biochemically-inspired approach to awareness in pervasive systems

Stevenson, GT, Castelli, G , Ye, J , Rossi, A , Dobson, SA & Zambonelli, F 2013, ' A biochemically-inspired approach to awareness in pervasive systems '. in Proceedings of First International Workshop on Sensing and Big Data Mining (SenseMine 2013). Rome, IT.

Compression in wireless sensor networks: a survey and comparative evaluation

Razzaque, MA, Bleakley, C & Dobson, SA 2013, ' Compression in wireless sensor networks: a survey and comparative evaluation ' ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks , vol 10, no. 1.

Unifying sensor fault detection with energy conservation

Fang, L & Dobson, SA 2013, ' Unifying sensor fault detection with energy conservation '. in Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Self-Organising Systems.

Coupled adaptive complex networks

Shai, S & Dobson, SA 2013, ' Coupled adaptive complex networks ' Physical Review E , vol 87, no. 4, 042812 .

Minimising virtual machine support for concurrency

Dobson, SA , Dearle, A & Porter, BF 2013, ' Minimising virtual machine support for concurrency '. in Proceedings of 5th ETAPS workshop on Programming Language Approaches to Concurrency and Communication-cEntric Software.

Combining self-organisation, context-awareness and semantic reasoning: the case of resource discovery in opportunistic networks

Stevenson, GT, Viroli, M, Montagna, S, Pianini, D , Ye, J & Dobson, SA 2013, ' Combining self-organisation, context-awareness and semantic reasoning: the case of resource discovery in opportunistic networks '. in Proceedings of the 28th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing. ACM Press - Association for Computing Machinery.