Computer Science @ University of St Andrews

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Prof Simon Dobson

Prof Simon Dobson

Director of Research

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

Recent Publications

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 .

KCAR: a knowledge-driven approach for concurrent activity recognition

Ye, J , Stevenson, GT & Dobson, SA 2015, ' KCAR: a knowledge-driven approach for concurrent activity recognition ' Pervasive and Mobile Computing , vol 19, pp. 47-70.

Fault detection for binary sensors in smart home environments

Ye, J , Stevenson, G & Dobson, S 2015, ' Fault detection for binary sensors in smart home environments '. in IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications (PerCom 2015). IEEE Computer Society, IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications (PerCom 2015), St Louis, Missouri, United States, 23-27 March.

Developing pervasive multiagent systems with nature-inspired co-ordination

Zambonelli, F, Omicini, A, Anzengruber, B, Castelli, G, DeAngelis, F, di Marzo Serugendo, G , Dobson, SA , Fernandez Marquez, J-L, Ferscha, A, Mamei, M, Mariani, S, Molesini, A, Montagna, S, Nieminen, J, Pianini, D, Rosi, A, Stevenson, GT, Viroli, M & Ye, J 2015, ' Developing pervasive multiagent systems with nature-inspired co-ordination ' Pervasive and Mobile Computing , vol 17, no. Part B, pp. 236-252.

Evaluating unsupervised fault detection in self-healing systems using stochastic primitives

Schneider, C , Barker, AD & Dobson, SA 2015, ' Evaluating unsupervised fault detection in self-healing systems using stochastic primitives ' EAI Endorsed Transactions on Self-Adaptive Systems , vol 15, no. 1, e3.

Multiplex networks in metropolitan areas: generic features and local effects

Strano, E, Shai, S , Dobson, SA & Barthélemy, M 2015, ' Multiplex networks in metropolitan areas: generic features and local effects ' Journal of the Royal Society Interface .

Towards data-centric control of sensor networks through Bayesian dynamic linear modelling

Fang, L & Dobson, SA 2015, ' Towards data-centric control of sensor networks through Bayesian dynamic linear modelling '. in Proceedings of the Ninth IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO'15). Ninth IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO 2015), Cambridge, MA, United States, 21-25 September.

Semantic web technologies in pervasive computing: a survey and research roadmap

Ye, J , Dasiopoulou, S, Stevenson, GT, Meditskos, G, Kontopoulos, E, Kompatsiaris, I & Dobson, SA 2015, ' Semantic web technologies in pervasive computing: a survey and research roadmap ' Pervasive and Mobile Computing .

USMART: an unsupervised semantic mining activity recognition technique

Ye, J , Stevenson, GT & Dobson, SA 2014, ' USMART: an unsupervised semantic mining activity recognition technique ' ACM Transactions on Intelligent Interaction Systems , vol 4, no. 4, 16.

Autonomous fault detection in self-healing systems using Restricted Boltzmann Machines

Schneider, C , Barker, AD & Dobson, SA 2014, ' Autonomous fault detection in self-healing systems using Restricted Boltzmann Machines '. in Proceedings of the 11th IEEE International Conference and Workshops on Engineering of Autonomic and Autonomous Systems (EASe 2014). Laurel, MD, 11th IEEE International Conference and Workshops on the Engineering of Autonomic and Autonomous Systems, Laurel, Maryland, United States, 24-26 September.