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Research interests

Pervasive Computing

Machine Learning

Robotics

eLife

Research Group Contact Details

Pervasive, Ubiquitous and Mobile Applications (PUMA) Lab

Intelligent Systems Lab (ISL)

Robotics Lab (part of ECR)

Keywords

  • QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
  • QA76 Computer software

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Ubiquitous computing Engineering & Materials Science
Learning systems Engineering & Materials Science
Neural networks Engineering & Materials Science
Robots Engineering & Materials Science
Motion planning Engineering & Materials Science
Computer aided design Engineering & Materials Science
Communication Engineering & Materials Science

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Selected Research Output 1982 2018

Artificial Neural Network based smart forecast models: High-performance close-control and monitoring in art gallery buildings

Ganguly, S., Wang, F., Taylor, N. & Browne, M., Dec 2018, Proceedings of the 34th International Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture: Smart and healthy within the 2 degree limit. Ng, E., Fong, S. & Ren, C. (eds.). Hong Kong, Vol. 1. p. 164-169 6 p. 1299

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Neural networks
Monitoring
Energy utilization
Sampling
Information management

To Stir or Not to Stir: Online Estimation of Liquid Properties for Pouring Actions

López Guevara, T., Pucci, R., Taylor, N. K., Gutmann, M., Ramamoorthy, S. & Subr, K., 29 Jun 2018. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Fluids
Liquids
Robots
Glycerol
Brain

Learning to Track Environment State

Andrecki, M. & Taylor, N. K., 4 Jun 2018. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Reinforcement learning
State estimation
Robotics
Pixels
Neural networks

Adversarial Approach to Prediction in Atari Games

Andrecki, M. & Taylor, N. K., 7 Jun 2017. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Reinforcement learning
Neural networks

Adaptable Pouring: Teaching Robots Not to Spill using Fast but Approximate Fluid Simulation

López Guevara, T., Taylor, N. K., Gutmann, M., Ramamoorthy, S. & Subr, K., 13 Nov 2017. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Hazardous materials spills
Containers
Teaching
Robots
Fluids

Automatically Correcting Semantic Errors in Programming Assignments

Trevett, B., Reay, D. & Taylor, N., 18 Sep 2017. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
error correction
student
code
programme

Using Mobile Phone Based Camera to Read Information from a Li-Fi Source

Damodaran, S., Shaikh, T. & Taylor, N. K., 16 Jan 2017, 2016 21st International Conference on Engineering of Complex Computer Systems (ICECCS). IEEE, p. 165-170 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Smartphones
Mobile phones
Mobile devices
Light emitting diodes
Light sources

Tailoring privacy-aware trustworthy cooperating smart spaces for university environments

Liampotis, N., Papadopoulou, E., Kalatzis, N., Roussaki, I., Kosmides, P., Sykas, E., Bental, D. & Taylor, N. K., 2016, Handbook of Research on Next Generation Mobile Communication Systems. IGI Global, p. 410-439 30 p. 16

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Ubiquitous computing
Communication systems

Gamification of Tour Experiences with Motivational Intelligent Technologies

Lim, M. Y., Taylor, N. K. & Gallacher, S., 2016, In : International Journal on Advances in Intelligent Systems. 9, 1&2, p. 120-132 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
local economy
reward
assets
experience
science

Beyond the Pandas: Enhancing the Visitor Experience at Edinburgh Zoo

Taylor, N. K., Lim, M. Y. & Morris, L., May 2016. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

zoos
case studies

Smartening up the Student Learning Experience with Ubiquitous Media

Bental, D. S., Papadopoulou, E., Taylor, N. K., Williams, M. H., Blackmun, F. R., Ibrahim, I. S., Lim, M. Y., Mimtsoudis, I., Whyte, S. W. & Jennings, E., Oct 2015, In : ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications. 12, 1s, p. 1-23 23 p., 23.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Mobile computing
Ubiquitous computing
Speech recognition
Students

Usage and Consequences of Privacy Settings in Microblogs

Daehnhardt, E., Taylor, N. K. & Jing, Y., 26 Oct 2015, Computer and Information Technology; Ubiquitous Computing and Communications; Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing; Pervasive Intelligence and Computing (CIT/IUCC/DASC/PICOM), 2015 IEEE International Conference on . IEEE, p. 667-674 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Visibility
Communication

An Analysis of Currency of Computer Science Student Dissertation Topics in Higher Education

Jehoshaphat, I. K., Taylor, N. K. & Zantout, H., 5 Oct 2015, p. 148-153. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
earning a doctorate
computer science
currency
education
student

SUMMIT: Supporting Rural Tourism with Motivational Intelligent Technologies

Lim, M. Y., Taylor, N. K. & Gallacher, S., 19 Jul 2015, UBICOMM 2015: 9th International Conference on Mobile Ubiquitous Computing, Systems, Services and Technologies. IARIA, p. 50-55 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Application programs
Industry

Enabling Data Subjects to Remain Data Owners

Papadopoulou, E., Stobart, A., Taylor, N. K. & Williams, M. H., 29 May 2015, Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies: Agent and Multi-Agent Systems: Technologies and Applications: 9th KES International Conference, KES-AMSTA 2015 Sorrento, Italy, June 2015, Proceedings. Springer International Publishing, Vol. 38. p. 239-248 10 p. (Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Data privacy
Information management

Re-Evaluating Media Richness Theory in Software Development Settings

Bindrees, M. A., Pooley, R. J., Ibrahim, I. S. & Taylor, N. K., 2014, In : Journal of Computer and Communications. 2, 14, p. 37-51 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Software engineering
Communication

Cultural and Geolocation Aspects of Communication in Twitter

Daehnhardt, E., Jing, Y. & Taylor, N. K., 14 Dec 2014, 3rd ASE International Conference on Social Informatics (2014). Cambridge, MA: Academy of Science and Engineering, 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Learning systems
Positive ions
Communication

Enhancing Mobile Social Networks with Ambient Intelligence

Doolin, K., Taylor, N. K., Crotty, M., Roddy, M., Jennings, E., Roussaki, I. & McKitterick, D., 2014, Mobile Social Networking. Springer, p. 139-163 25 p. (Computational Social Sciences).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Ubiquitous computing
Ambient intelligence

Dynamic context-aware personalisation in a pervasive environment

Gallacher, S., Papadopoulou, E., Abu-Shaaban, Y., Taylor, N. K. & Williams, M. H., Feb 2014, In : Pervasive and Mobile Computing. 10, PART B, p. 120-137 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File

Personalizing system behaviour in a pervasive social networking system

Papadopoulou, E., Taylor, N. K., Williams, M. H. & Gallacher, S., 2014, 2014 IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications Workshops (PERCOM Workshops) . New York: IEEE, p. 484-488 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Human Robot Collaboration in Production Environments

Strassmair, C. & Taylor, N. K., 25 Aug 2014. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Robots
Robotics

Learning User Preferences for Adaptive Pervasive Environments

Gallacher, S., Papadopoulou, E., Taylor, N. K. & Williams, M. H., 2013, In : ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems. 8, 1, 5.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

SOCIETIES: Where Pervasive Meets Social

Doolin, K., Roussaki, I., Roddy, M., Kalatzis, N., Papadopoulou, E., Taylor, N., Liampotis, N., McKitterick, D., Jennings, E. & Kosmides, P., 2012, The Future Internet: FIA 2012. Springer, p. 30-41 12 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 7281).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Social Computing
Internet
Future Internet
Privacy Protection
Context-awareness

Intelligent Systems that Combine Pervasive Computing and Social Networking

Gallacher, S., Papadopoulou, E., Taylor, N. K., Blackmun, F. R. & Williams, M. H., 2012, 2012 9th International Conference on Ubiquitous Intelligence & Computing and 9th International Conference on Autonomic & Trusted Computing (UIC/ATC). Apduhan, BO., Hsu, CH., Dohi, T., Ishida, K., Yang, LT. & Ma, J. (eds.). LOS ALAMITOS: IEEE, p. 151-158 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Ubiquitous computing
Intelligent systems
Students

Linking between personal smart spaces

Gallacher, S., Papadopoulou, E., Taylor, N. K., Williams, M. H. & Blackmun, F. R., 2012, Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking, and Services. Springer, p. 401-408 8 p. (Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social-Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering; vol. 73).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Ad hoc networks
Communication
Intelligent agents
Motion planning
Mobile robots
Robots
Sensors

A Personal Smart Space approach to realising Ambient Ecologies

Papadopoulou, E., Gallacher, S., Taylor, N. K. & Williams, M. H., Aug 2012, In : Pervasive and Mobile Computing. 8, 4, p. 485-499 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ecology
Ubiquitous computing
Sensors

Pervasive computing in daidalos

Taylor, N. K., Robertson, P., Farshchian, B. A., Doolin, K., Roussaki, I. G., Marshall, L., Mullins, R., Druesedow, S. & Dolinar, K., Jan 2011, In : IEEE Pervasive Computing. 10, 1, p. 74-81 8 p., 5432143.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open systems
Ubiquitous computing
Chemical analysis
Industry

Application of the clonal selection algorithm in artificial immune systems for shape recognition

Isa, N., Sabri, N. M., Jazahanim, K. S. & Taylor, N. K., 2010, Proceedings - 2010 International Conference on Information Retrieval and Knowledge Management: Exploring the Invisible World, CAMP'10. p. 223-228 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Immune system
Image classification
Antigens
Antibodies
Experiments

Self-improving personal smart spaces for pervasive service provision

Roussaki, I. G., Kalatzis, N. K., Doolin, K. J., Taylor, N. K., Spadotto, G. P., Liampotis, N. D. & Williams, M. H., 2010, Towards the Future Internet: Emerging Trends from European Research. IOS Press, p. 193-203 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Ubiquitous computing
Telecommunication
Internet
Communication

User intent to support proactivity in a pervasive system

Abu-Shaaban, Y., McBurney, S., Taylor, N., Williams, M. H., Kalatzis, N. & Roussaki, I., 2009, Adaptive and Emergent Behaviour and Complex Systems: Proceedings of the 23rd Convention of the Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour. Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behaviour, p. 3-8 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Predict
Task Model
Minimise
Prediction
Architecture

Giving the user explicit control over implicit personalisation

McBurney, S., Taylor, N., Williams, H. & Papadopoulou, E., 2009, Adaptive and Emergent Behaviour and Complex Systems: Proceedings of the 23rd Convention of the Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour. Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behaviour, p. 16-19 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Personalization
User Preferences
Learning systems
Neural networks
Resource Management

PERSIST Workshop on Intelligent Pervasive Environments: Editorial

Papadopoulou, E., McBurney, S., Abu-Shaaban, Y., Crotty, M., Doolin, K., Ferronato, P., Frank, K., Porekar, J., Roussaki, I., Sheridan, C., Taylor, N., Venezia, C., Whitmore, J. & Williams, H., 2009, Proceedings of the 23rd Convention of the Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour. Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behaviour, 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

User preferences to support privacy policy handling in pervasive/ubiquitous systems

Papadopoulou, E., McBurney, S., Taylor, N. K., Williams, H. & Abu Shaaban, Y., 2009, In : International Journal on Advances in Security. 2 , 1, p. 62-71 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File

Editorial: Adaptive and Emergent Behaviour and Complex Systems

Taylor, N., 2009, Adaptive and Emergent Behaviour and Complex Systems: Proceedings of the 23rd Convention of the Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour. Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behaviour, 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Adapting pervasive environments through machine learning and dynamic personalization

McBurney, S., Papadopoulou, E., Taylor, N. & Williams, H., 2008, Proceedings of the 2008 International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing with Applications, ISPA 2008. p. 395-402 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Learning systems
Monitoring

Personal eSpace and personal smart spaces

Taylor, N., 2008, Proceedings - 2nd IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems Workshops, SASOW 2008. p. 156-161 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Internet
Intelligent agents

An integrated diagnostic architecture for autonomous underwater vehicles

Hamilton, K., Lane, D. M., Brown, K. E., Evans, J. & Taylor, N. K., Jun 2007, In : Journal of Field Robotics. 24, 6, p. 497-526 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Autonomous underwater vehicles
Fault detection
Failure analysis
Correlators
Vibration analysis

Benchmarking shape signatures against human perceptions of geometric similarity

Clark, D. E. R., Corney, J. R., Mill, F., Rea, H. J., Sherlock, A. & Taylor, NK., Sep 2006, In : CAD Computer Aided Design. 38, 9, p. 1038-1051 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Benchmarking
Inspection
Neural networks

Commercial and business issues in the e-sourcing and reuse of mechanical components

Rea, H. J., Corney, J. R., Clark, D. E. R. & Taylor, N. K., Sep 2006, In : International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 30, 9-10, p. 952-958 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Search engines
Computer aided design
Industry
Computer aided manufacturing

Classification and verification through the combination of the multi-layer perceptron and auto-association neural networks

Iversen, A., Taylor, N. K. & Brown, K. E., 2005, Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, IJCNN 2005. NEW YORK: IEEE, Vol. 2. p. 1166-1171 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Multilayer neural networks
Neural networks
Radio communication
Classifiers

Ant colony robot motion planning

Mohamad, M. M., Dunnigan, M. W. & Taylor, N. K., 2005, Eurocon 2005: The International Conference on Computer as a Tool, Vol 1 and 2 , Proceedings. NEW YORK: IEEE, Vol. I. p. 213-216 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Motion planning
Robots
Ant colony optimization

Interpreting three-dimensional shape distributions

Rea, H. J., Sung, R., Corney, J. R., Clark, D. E. R. & Taylor, N. K., Jun 2005, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science. 219, 6, p. 553-566 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Computer aided design
Sampling
Engineers
Geometry

Quantitative and Qualitative Approaches to Modelling Geo-Archaelogical Data

Farrington, O. S. & Taylor, N. K., 2004, p. 57-58. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Three dimensional analysis of the lamina cribrosa in glaucoma

Morgan-Davies, J., Taylor, N., Hill, A. R., Aspinall, P., O'Brien, C. J. & Azuara-Blanco, A., Oct 2004, In : British Journal of Ophthalmology. 88, 10, p. 1299-1304 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Low Tension Glaucoma
Glaucoma
Optic Atrophy
Optic Nerve
Visual Fields

Modelling of light propagation in retinal tissue

Ramachandran, S., Taylor, N. K., McNaught, A. & Harvey, A. R., 2004, In : Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging. 5, 30, p. 48-60 13 p., 5486-08.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

retinal images
propagation
glaucoma
degeneration
tunable filters

A surface partitioning spectrum (SPS) for retrieval and indexing of 3D CAD models

Rea, H. J., Corney, J. R., Clark, D. E. R. & Taylor, N. K., 2004, 2ND INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON 3D DATA PROCESSING, VISUALIZATION, AND TRANSMISSION, PROCEEDINGS. Aloimonos, Y. & Taubin, G. (eds.). LOS ALAMITOS: IEEE, p. 167-174 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Computer aided design
Topology
Neural networks
Geometry

Machine Learning applied to Geo-Archaelogical Soil Data

Farrington, O. S. & Taylor, N. K., Apr 2003, p. 456-459. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

An Evolutionary Method for the Design of Generic Neural Networks

Edwards, D. C., Brown, K. E. & Taylor, N. K., 2002, p. 1769-1774. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

An Intelligent Inference Approach to User interaction Modelling in a Generic Agent Based Interface System

Jing, Y., Taylor, N. K. & Brown, K. E., 2002, p. 103-107. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Progressive assessment of age related macular degeneration using an artificial neural network approach

Morgan-Davies, J., Taylor, N. K., Armbrecht, A. M., Aspinall, P. & Dhillon, B., Feb 2001, In : British Journal of Ophthalmology. 85, 2, p. 246-247 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Comparing knowledge elicitation techniques: a case study

Schweickert, R., Burton, A. M., Taylor, N. K., Corlett, E. N., Shadbolt, N. R. & Hedgecock, A. P., 1 Jan 1987, In : Artificial Intelligence Review. 1, 4, p. 245-253

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An expert system which constrains designs

Taylor, N. K. & Corlett, E. N., Apr 1987, In : Artificial Intelligence in Engineering. 2, 2, p. 72-75

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Expert systems
Computer aided design

Planning robot installations by CAD

Dooner, M., Taylor, N. K. & Bonney, M. C., Mar 1982, In : Computer-Aided Design. 14, 2, p. 105-106 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Safety and Industrial Robot Systems - How CAD Can Help

Yong, Y. F., Bonney, M. C. & Taylor, N. K., 1982, IEE Conference Publication. 212 ed. Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE), p. 246-249 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Prizes

Best Paper Award

Nicholas Kenelm Taylor (Recipient), 13 Apr 2008

Prize: Other distinction

Ego
Intelligence

Activities 2009 2016

  • 3 Participation in conference
  • 1 Participation in Festival or Exhibition

2016 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems

Nick Taylor (Speaker)
7 May 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Explorathon'15

Nick Taylor (Participant)
25 Sep 2015

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in Festival or Exhibition

20th International Conference on Information Systems Development

Nick Taylor (Keynote/plenary speaker)
24 Aug 2011

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

23rd Convention of the Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour

Nick Taylor (Chair)
6 Apr 20099 Apr 2009

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference