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Research Interests

Research interests include, problem domain knowledge extraction, requirements engineering, approaches to object-oriented analysis/design, interface evaluation/usability testing and support strategies for dyslexic computer users.

Current Research Projects

  • Support Strategies for Dyslexic Computer Users, including the on-going evaluation of the DUIST framework.
  • An investigation into alternative approaches to stimulate student engagement in traditionally unpopular/difficult computer disciplines such as discrete mathematics.
  • A study into the use of role-play as a valuable teaching aid for students studying requirements engineering, formal specification of software systems and elicitation techniques in higher education.

At present, the tutor involved is supervising 4 PhD students with a variety of project topic areas including, the developing quality software, teaching and learning programming techniques and interface development strategies.

Supervision

Thomas Butler; Computing

Creating a metric to measure software flexibility in Object-Oriented Programming.

 

Alex Dziubek; Computing

Computing.

 

Heydon Hancox; Computing

Towards the Development of an Interface Evaluation Model and Automated Recommendation Software System.

 

James Oakes; Computing

Intelligent Management of Virtualised Computer Based Workloads and Systems.

 

Teaching Interests

Undergraduate Level:

  • CSY1019 Software Engineering 1
  • CSY2027 Software Engineering Group Project
  • CSY2008 Formal Specification of Software Systems.
  • CSY3013 Software Engineering 3

Postgraduate:

  • CSYM024 Software Specification, Analysis and Design
  • CSYM027 Formal Methods of Software Construction

Education/Academic qualification

Leeds Beckett University

PhD, University of Northampton

Bachelor, University of Northampton

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Research Output

  • 2 Chapter
  • 2 Conference Contribution
  • 2 Paper

Measuring and Reducing the Cognitive Load for the End Users of Complex Systems

Oakes, J., Johnson, M., Xue, J. & Turner, S., 24 Aug 2019, Intelligent Systems and Applications : AISC 1037. Bi, Y., Bhatia, R. & Kapoor, S. (eds.). 1 ed. Switzerland: Springer Nature Switzerland AG, Vol. 1. p. 1199-1209 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportConference Contribution

  • Seven deadly sins of software flexibility

    Butler, T. & Johnson, M., 24 May 2017, 13th China Europe International Symposium Of Software Engineering Education. Derby: University of Derby

    Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

  • A textual language for requirement modelling

    Olajubu, O., Ajit, S., Johnson, M., Turner, S. J., Thomson, S. & Edwards, M., 2 Mar 2016.

    Research output: Contribution to ConferencePaper

  • Simplified deployment of virtual machines using an intelligent design engine

    Oakes, J., Johnson, M., Xue, J. & Turner, S. J., 1 Sep 2016, Proceedings of Science and Information (SAI) Computing Conference 2016. London: IEEE, p. 566-572

    Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

  • Automated test case generation from domain specific models of high-level requirements

    Olajubu, O., Ajit, S., Johnson, M., Turner, S. J., Thomson, S. & Edwards, M., 9 Oct 2015, Proceedings of the 2015 Conference on Research in Adaptive and Convergent Systems. New York, NY, USA: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), p. 505-508 4 p. (RACS 2015).

    Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportConference Contribution

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