Computer Science @ University of St Andrews

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Prof Simon Dobson

Prof Simon Dobson

Head of School

Position: Professor

Research profile

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

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

Phone: +44 (0)1334 46 1626

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

Recent Publications

Making sense of the world: framing models for trustworthy sensor-driven systems

A reference architecture and model for sensor data warehousing

Dobson, SA, Golfarelli, M, Graziani, S & Rizzi, S 2018, 'A reference architecture and model for sensor data warehousing' IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 18, no. 18, pp. 7659-7670. DOI: 10.1109/JSEN.2018.2861327

A spatially heterogeneous network-based metapopulation software model applied to the simulation of a pulmonary tuberculosis infection

Self-stabilising target counting in wireless sensor networks using Euler integration

Pianini, D, Dobson, SA & Viroli, M 2017, Self-stabilising target counting in wireless sensor networks using Euler integration. in 2017 IEEE 11th International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO)., 8063636, IEEE Computer Society, pp. 11-20, 11th IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO 2017), Tucson, United States, 18/09/17. DOI: 10.1109/SASO.2017.10

Spatial awareness in pervasive ecosystems

Dobson, SA, Viroli, M, Fernandez-Marquez, J-L, Zambonelli, F, Stevenson, GT, di Marzo Serugendo, G, Montagna, S, Pianini, D, Ye, J, Castelli, G & Rosi, A 2016, 'Spatial awareness in pervasive ecosystems' The Knowledge Engineering Review, vol. 31, no. 4, pp. 343-366. DOI: 10.1017/S0269888916000199

Detecting abnormal events on binary sensors in smart home environments

Discovery and recognition of unknown activities

Open Badges: a best-practice framework

Voogt, L, Dow, L & Dobson, SA 2016, Open Badges: a best-practice framework. in 2016 SAI Computing Conference (SAI). IEEE, pp. 796-804, SAI Computing Conference 2016, London, United Kingdom, 13/07/16. DOI: 10.1109/SAI.2016.7556070

Critical tipping point distinguishing two types of transitions in modular network structures

Multiplex networks in metropolitan areas: generic features and local effects