Computer Science @ University of St Andrews

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Dr Colin Allison

Dr Colin Allison

Position: Reader

Research profile

Email: ca@st-andrews.ac.uk

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

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 Proceedings of UNESCO Congress on Digital Heritage. IEEE, 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 Proceedings of UNESCO Congress on Digital HEritage. IEEE, 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.

PolySocial Reality for Education: Addressing the Vacancy Problem with Mobile Cross Reality

Allison, C , Davies, CJ & Miller, AHD 2013, ' PolySocial Reality for Education: Addressing the Vacancy Problem with Mobile Cross Reality '. in Proceedings of the Immersive Education Summit Boston 2013. iED 2013 Proceedings, Immersive Education Initiative, iED 2013, Boston, United States, 3-6 June.

Towards the 3D Web with Open Simulator

Oliver, IA , Miller, AHD , Allison, C , Kennedy, SE , Dow, L , Campbell, A , Davies, CJ & McCaffery, JP 2013, ' Towards the 3D Web with Open Simulator '. in L Barolli, F Xhafa, M Takizawa, T Enokido & H-H Hsu (eds), Proceedings of AINA 2013: The 27th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications. IEEE, Los Alamitos, CA, pp. 900-909, 27th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA) 2013, Barcelona, Spain, 25-28 March.

Getting Started in Immersive Education: the case for in-world training

Perera, GIUS , Allison, C & Miller, AHD 2013, ' Getting Started in Immersive Education: the case for in-world training '. in Proceedings of 3rd European Immersive Education Summit, London 2013.

User Training for 3D Virtual Worlds: An Evaluation of Training Approaches.

Perera, GIUS , Allison, C & Miller, AHD 2013, ' User Training for 3D Virtual Worlds: An Evaluation of Training Approaches. '. in Proceedings of UKSim: 15th International Conference on Computer Modelling and Simulation.

Immersive education for Internet routing

McCaffery, JP , Miller, AHD & Allison, C 2013, ' Immersive education for Internet routing '. in Proceedings of the 2013 STEM Higher Education Academy Conference.

The Web in Education

Allison, C , Miller, AHD , Oliver, IA , Michaelson, R & Tiropanis, T 2012, ' The Web in Education ' Computer Networks , vol 56, no. 18, pp. 3811–3824.

Living history with Open Virtual Worlds: Reconstructing St Andrews Cathedral as a stage for historic narrative

Kennedy, S , Dow, L , Oliver, IA , Sweetman, RJ , Miller, AHD , Campbell, A , Davies, CJ, McCaffery, JP , Allison, C , Green, D , Luxford, JM & Fawcett, R 2012, ' Living history with Open Virtual Worlds: Reconstructing St Andrews Cathedral as a stage for historic narrative '. in M Gardner, F Garnier & CD Kloos (eds), Proceedings of the 2nd European Immersive Education Summit: EiED 2012. E-iED, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Departamento de Ingeniería Telemática, Madrid, Spain, pp. 146-160, 2nd European Immersive Education Summit, Paris, France, 26-27 November.