Cast Together (2014-10-01)

CastTogether

Cast Together is a situated display that allows those nearby to share their recent photos and music, and to display their current app use. It is also ...

Highlights, Research

AppWhere: Adaptive Homescreen (2014-09-01)

AppWhere

Appwhere is an adaptive homescreen widget that reacts to a user's location.

Highlights, Research

Putting Books Back on the Shelf (2013-12-02)

MUM13

I collaborated with a Masters student from LMU on a project that extended my research with the Kinect. Marion's Masters project involved creating 3D m...

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ITS & UIST Student Volunteer (2013-10-06)

ITS-UIST-SV

I was a student volunteer at the ITS and UIST conferences in St. Andrews. As a volunteer, I did not present any work, but I was still able to attend t...

Research

Workshop: Gadgeteer (2013-07-25)

GadgeteerWorkshop

I attended a Microsoft Gadgeteer workshop that was held by visiting researchers. On the first day of the workshop, I learnt how to create a digital ca...

Personal, Research

Big Data Information Visualisation Summer School (2013-07-07)

BigDataInfoVis

During my internship at Google London I became interested in Map Reduce. I was accepted to attend a summer school at St. Andrews University that focus...

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Tiree Techwave (2013-03-13)

TireeTechwave

I spent a week on the small rural island of Tiree at a Techwave, hosted by Alan Dix. It was an interesting experience, where people of different backg...

Research

Workshop: Kinect in Pervasive Computing (2012-06-18)

I presented at a workshop on the Kinect at Pervasive 2012 in Newcastle. I also met researchers in the field and participated in creating an applicatio...

Research

Tutoring at University of Glasgow (2012-05-01)

I have been involved in various tutoring duties at the University of Glasgow. After my 1st year, I was involved in Peer Assisted Learning, where I hel...

Personal, Research, Undergrad

Amazon Hackathon: WebTeX (2012-03-30)

AmazonHack

I signed up to be a helper at the first 24 hour Hackathon held by Amazon at the University of Glasgow. Students were encouraged to pitch an idea that ...

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Virtual Sensors: Rapid Prototyping of Ubiquitous Interaction with a Mobile Phone and a Kinect (2011-02-19)

VirtualSensors

4 months into starting my Ph.D., my supervisor encouraged me to submit a paper to the Mobile HCI conference, and it was accepted. This was my initial ...

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Ph.D. Student in Computing Science (2010-10-01)

PhDGlasgow

After completing my 4th year, I had been involved in various research projects and was keen to stay on for the M.Sci programme. However, I was also en...

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Research Internship: IDI Group (2010-08-23)

IDI-Intern

Following my internship with the SUM group, I accepted an extension to work with the IDI Group. This was a chance to settle in to the group prior to s...

Personal, Research