Computer Science @ University of St Andrews

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Dr Colin Allison

Dr Colin Allison

Position: Reader

Research profile

Email (@st-andrews.ac.uk): ca

Office: JC0.12 - Jack Cole Building, North Haugh

Phone: +44 (0)1334 46 3239

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

Recent Publications

HTTP/2 and QUIC for virtual worlds and the 3D Web?

Bakri, H , Allison, C , Miller, AHD & Oliver, IA 2015, ' HTTP/2 and QUIC for virtual worlds and the 3D Web? '. in The 10th International Conference on Future Networks and Communications (FNC 2015). Elsevier B.V, The 10th International Conference on Future Networks and Communications (FNC 2015), Belfort, France, 17-20 August.

A view from the hill: Where cross reality meets virtual worlds

Davies, CJ , Miller, AHD & Allison, C 2014, ' A view from the hill: Where cross reality meets virtual worlds '. in Proceedings of the ACM Symposium on Virtual Reality Software and Technology, VRST. pp. 213.

User support for managed immersive education: an evaluation of in-world training for OpenSim

Perera, GIUS, Meedeniya, D , Allison, C & Miller, A 2014, ' User support for managed immersive education: an evaluation of in-world training for OpenSim ' Journal of Universal Computer Science , vol 20, no. 12, pp. 1690-1707.

An immersive platform for collaborative projects

Dow, L , Campbell, A , Miller, AHD , McCaffery, JP , Oliver, IA , Davies, CJ , Kennedy, SE & Allison, C 2014, ' An immersive platform for collaborative projects '. in 2014 Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE): Opening Doors to Innovation and Internationalization in Engineering Education. IEEE, 2014 Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE), Madrid, Spain, 22-25 October.

MOOCs with attitudes: Insights from a practitioner based investigation

Chadaj, M , Baxter, G & Allison, C 2014, ' MOOCs with attitudes: Insights from a practitioner based investigation '. in 2014 Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE): Opening Doors to Innovation and Internationalization in Engineering Education. IEEE, pp. 1-9, 2014 Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE), Madrid, Spain, 22-25 October.

Augmented learning roads for internet routing

McCaffery, JP , Miller, AHD , Oliver, IA & Allison, C 2014, ' Augmented learning roads for internet routing '. in 2014 Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE): Opening Doors to Innovation and Internationalization in Engineering Education. IEEE, pp. 1-9, 2014 Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE), Madrid, Spain, 22-25 October.

Measuring server QoS in open virtual worlds: relating QoS to QoE for OpenSim Servers on the Hyper-GRID

Exploring canons and cathedrals with Open Virtual Worlds: The recreation of St Andrews Cathedral, St Andrews Day, 1318

Kennedy, SE , Fawcett, R , Miller, AHD , Sweetman, RJ , Dow, L , Campbell, A , Oliver, IA , McCaffery, JP & Allison, C 2013, ' Exploring canons and cathedrals with Open Virtual Worlds: The recreation of St Andrews Cathedral, St Andrews Day, 1318 '. in Digital Heritage International Congress (DigitalHeritage), 2013 . vol. 2, IEEE, pp. 273 - 280 , Digital Heritage International Congress 2013, Marseille, France, 28-1 November.

Mobile cross reality for cultural heritage

Davies, CJ , Miller, AHD & Allison, C 2013, ' Mobile cross reality for cultural heritage '. in Digital Heritage International Congress (DigitalHeritage), 2013 . vol. 1, IEEE, pp. 331 - 338 , Digital Heritage International Congress 2013, Marseille, France, 28-1 November.

From Metaverse to MOOC: Can the Cloud meet scalability challenges for Open Virtual Worlds?

Oliver, IA , Miller, AHD , McCaffery, JP, Davies, CJ & Allison, C 2013, ' From Metaverse to MOOC: Can the Cloud meet scalability challenges for Open Virtual Worlds? '. in Proceedings of the Immersive Education Summit Boston 2013. iED, iED 2013, Boston, United States, 3-6 June.