Publications

2015

HTTP/2 and QUIC for virtual worlds and the 3D Web?
Hussein Bakri ; Colin Allison ; Alan Henry David Miller ; Iain Angus Oliver.  Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution.

2014

A view from the hill : Where cross reality meets virtual worlds
C.J. Davies ; Alan Henry David Miller ; C. Allison. Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution.

User support for managed immersive education : an evaluation of in-world training for OpenSim
Galhenage Indika Udaya Shantha Perera ; D. Meedeniya ; C. Allison ; A. Miller.  Contribution to journalArticle

Measurement of immersive technology for historic scenes
John Philip McCaffery ; Alan Henry David Miller ; Iain Angus Oliver. Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Measuring server QoS in open virtual worlds : relating QoS to QoE for OpenSim Servers on the Hyper-GRID
Alan Henry David Miller ; John Philip McCaffery ; Colin Allison ; Lisa Dow ; Iain Angus Oliver.  Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution.

2013

Digitally Enhanced Community Rescue Archaeology [Download]
Dawson, T., Oliver, I. A., Miller, A. H. D., Vermehren, A. & Kennedy, S. E. Oct 2013 Proceedings of UNESCO Congress on Digital Heritage : IEEE.

Exploring Canons and Cathedrals with Open Virtual Worlds: The Recreation of St Andrews Cathedral, St Andrews Day, 1318 [Download]
Kennedy, S. E., Fawcett, R., Miller, A. H. D., Sweetman, R. J., Dow, L., Campbell, A., Oliver, I. A., McCaffery, J. P. & Allison, C. Oct 2013 Proceedings of UNESCO Congress on Digital Heritage. IEEE

Exploring Heritage Through Time and Space: Supporting community reflection on the highland clearances [Download]
McCaffery, J. P., Miller, A. H. D., Kennedy, S. E. & Vermehren, A. Oct 2013 Proceedings of UNESCO Congress on Digital Heritage. IEEE

Mobile Cross Reality for Cultural Heritage [Download]
Davies, C. J., Miller, A. H. D. & Allison, C. Oct 2013 Proceedings of UNESCO Congress on Digital HEritage. IEEE

Towards the 3D Web with Open Simulator [Download]
Oliver, I. A., Miller, A. H. D., Allison, C., Kennedy, S. E., Dow, L., Campbell, A., Davies, C. J. & McCaffery, J. P. 25 Mar 2013 Proceedings of AINA 2013: The 27th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications. Barolli, L., Xhafa, F., Takizawa, M., Enokido, T. & Hsu, H-H. (eds.). Los Alamitos, CA: IEEE, p. 900-909

Exploratory learning in the ViStA immersive environment
Ishbel Mary MacDonald Duncan ; Janie Brooks ; Alan Henry David Miller – Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2012

The Web in Education
Allison, C., Miller, A. H. D., Oliver, I. A., Michaelson, R. & Tiropanis, T. 17 Dec 2012 In : Computer Networks. 56, 18, p. 3811–3824

Living history with Open Virtual Worlds: Reconstructing St Andrews Cathedral as a stage for historic narrative
Kennedy, S., Dow, L., Oliver, I. A., Sweetman, R. J., Miller, A. H. D., Campbell, A., Davies, C. J., McCaffery, J. P., Allison, C., Green, D., Luxford, J. M. & Fawcett, R. Dec 2012 Proceedings of the 2nd European Immersive Education Summit: EiED 2012. Gardner, M., Garnier, F. & Kloos, C. D. (eds.). Madrid, Spain: Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Departamento de Ingeniería Telemática, p. 146-160 (E-iED).

Growing the use of Virtual Worlds in education: an OpenSim perspective
Allison, C., Campbell, A., Davies, C. J., Dow, L., Kennedy, S., McCaffery, J. P., Miller, A. H. D., Oliver, I. A. & Perera, G. I. U. S. 25 Nov 2012 Proceedings of the 2nd European Immersive Education Summit: EiED 2012. Gardner, M., Garnier, F. & Kloos, C. D. (eds.). Madrid, Spain: Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Departamento de Ingeniería Telemática, p. 1-13 (E-iED).

A taxonomy of virtual worlds usage in education
Duncan, I. M. M., Miller, A. H. D. & Jiang, S. Nov 2012 In : British Journal of Educational Technology. 43, 6, p. 949-964

Mongoose: throughput redistributing virtual world [Download]
Oliver, I. A., Miller, A. H. D. & Allison, C. 30 Jul 2012 2012 21st International Conference on Computer Communication Networks (ICCCN): Proceedings. IEEE, p. 1-9

Open virtual worlds for open learning
Allison, C. & Miller, A. H. D. 12 Apr 2012

Effective policy based management of 3D MULE: An Exploratory Study Towards Developing Student Supportive Policy Considerations
Perera, G. I. U. S., Allison, C. & Miller, A. H. D. 2012 Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Computer Supported Education. Porto

Gonna build me a TARDIS: : Virtual Worlds for Immersive Interactive Experience
McCaffery, J. P., Miller, A. H. D. & Allison, C. 2012 PGNET 2012 – Proceedings of the 13th Annual Postgraduate Symposium on the Convergence of Telecommunications, Networking and Broadcasting.

Managing Humanitarian Emergencies: Teaching and Learning with a Virtual Humanitarian Disaster Tool [Download]
Ajinomoh, O., Miller, A. H. D., Dow, L., Gordon-Gibson, A. & Burt, E. 2012 CSEDU 2012: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Computer Supported Education. Helfert, M., Martins, M. J. & Cordeiro, J. (eds.). SciTePress, Vol. 1, p. 55-64

Virtual Machines for Virtual Worlds
Sanatinia, A., Oliver, I. A., Miller, A. H. D. & Allison, C. 2012 CLOSER 2012 International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science.

2011

The Third Dimension in Open Learning
Allison, C., Miller, A. H. D., Perera, G. I. U. S., Sturgeon, T. J. & McCaffery, J. P. Oct 2011 41st International IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference. IEEE

Virtual Worlds as a Platform for 3D Application Development
McCaffery, J. P., Miller, A. H. D. & Allison, C. 22 Sep 2011 The Proceedings of the Researching Learning in Immersive Virtual Enviornments Conference. Open University Press

Towards Effective Blended Learning with 3D MUVE – An Analysis of Use Case Implementations for 3D MUVE Learning.
Perera, G. I. U. S., Allison, C., McCaffery, J. P. & Miller, A. H. D. 28 May 2011 CSEDU 2011 – Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Computer Supported Education . Noordwijkerhout, Netherlands, Vol. 2, p. 46-55

Demiurge: a toolkit for creating educational content in virtual worlds
Miller, A. H. D. 2011 12th Annual Conference, of the Educational Academy Subject Center for Information and Computer Science. Belfast

Exploring Exhibitions in Virtual Worlds
Miller, A. H. D., Dow, L., Allison, C. & Kennedy, S. 2011 Re-thinking technology in museums. Limerick

Extending the Use of Virtual Worlds as an Educational Platform – Network Island: An Advanced Learning Environment for Teaching Internet Routing Algorithms
McCaffery, J. P., Miller, A. H. D. & Allison, C. 2011 CSEDU 2011 : Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Computer Supported Education . Verbraeck, A., Helfert, M., Cordeiro, J. & Shishkov, B. (eds.). SciTePress, Vol. 1, p. 279-284

2010

Managed Learning in 3D Multi User Virtual Environments
Perera, I., Allison, C., Nicoll, J., Sturgeon, T. & Miller, A. H. D. 1 Dec 2010 In : International Journal of Digital Society (IJDS). 1, 4, p. 323-332

Educationally Enhanced Virtual Worlds
Allison, C., Miller, A., Sturgeon, T., Perera, I. & Nicoll, J. R. Oct 2010 Proceedings of the 40th IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE ’10. IEEE

Games methodologies and immersive environments for virtual fieldwork [Download]
Getchell, K. M., Miller, A. H. D., Nicoll, J. R., Sweetman, R. J. & Allison, C. Oct 2010 In : IEEE Transactions on Learning Technologies. 3, 4, p. 281-293

Virtual Worlds for Computer Science Education
Allison, C., Miller, A. H. D., Nicoll, J. R. & Perera, G. I. U. S. Aug 2010 Higher Education Academy Subject Centre for Information and Computer Science’s 11th Annual Conference. HEA ICS

Metaverses as a Platform for Game Based Learning
Getchell, K., Oliver, I., Miller, A., Allison, C. & Miller, A. H. D. 2010 Proceedings of 24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA), 2010 . p. 1195–1202

Mongoose: A TCP Fair Second Life client
Oliver, I., Allison, C. & Miller, A. 2010 Proceedings of the 11th Annual PostGraduate Symposium on The Convergence of Telecommunications, Networking and Broadcasting .

Secure Learning in 3 Dimensional Multi User Virtual Environments: Challenges to Overcome
Perera, I., Allison, C. & Miller, A. H. D. 2010 Proceedings of the 11th Annual PostGraduate Symposium on The Convergence of Telecommunications, Networking and Broadcasting.

Virtual worlds, real traffic: interaction and adaptation [Download]
Oliver, I. A., Miller, A. H. D. & Allison, C. 2010 MMSys ’10: Proceedings of the first annual ACM SIGMM conference on Multimedia Systems . Feng, W. & Mayer-Patel, K. (eds.). ACM Press – Association for Computing Machinery, p. 305-316

Visualising Routing Algorithms in Virtual Worlds
McCaffery, J., Miller, A. & Allison, C. 2010 Proceedings of PGNET 2010 The 11th Annual PostGraduate Symposium on The Convergence of Telecommunications, Networking and Broadcasting.

2009

802.11 wireless experiments in a virtual world
Sturgeon, T., Allison, C. & Miller, A. 1 Jul 2009 In : SIGCSE Bull.41, p. 85-89

802.11 wireless experiments in a virtual world
Sturgeon, T., Allison, C., Miller, A. & Miller, A. H. D. 2009 Proceedings of the 14th annual ACM SIGCSE Conference on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education. p. 85–89

Exploring 802.11: real learning in a virtual world
Sturgeon, T., Allison, C. & Miller, A. 2009 Frontiers in Education Conference, 2009. FIE ’09. 39th IEEE . p. 907–912

Exploring the Second Life of a Byzantine Basilica
Getchell, K., Miller, A., Allison, C. & Sweetman, R. J. 2009 Serious Games on the Move. Petrovic, O. & Brand, A. (eds.). Springer, p. 165-180

Traffic Management for Multi-User Virtual Environments
Oliver, I. & Miller, A. 2009 PGNET 2009 – Proceedings of the 10th Annual Postgraduate Symposium on the Convergence of Telecommunications, Networking and Broadcasting.

2008

Exploratory learning for computer networking
Allison, C., Miller, A. H. D., Getchell, K. & Sturgeon, T. 2008 Lecture Notes in Computer Science. Leung, H., Li, F., Lau, R. & Li, Q. (eds.). p. 331-342 (Lecture Notes in Computer Science).

2007

Using disruptive technology for explorative learning
Oliver, I., Getchell, K., Miller, A. & Allison, C. 1 Jun 2007 Proceedings of the 12th annual SIGCSE conference on Innovation and technology in computer science education . ACM, p. 96-100 (ACM SIGCSE Bulletin; 3).

Evaluating exploratory learning in LAVA
Getchell, K., Nicoll, J., Kerbey, C., Miller, A., Allison, C., Sweetman, R. & Michaelson, R. 2007 WBED’07 Proceedings of the sixth conference on IASTED International Conference Web-Based Education. p. 561–567

2006

The LAVA project: a service based approach to supporting exploratory learning
Getchell, K., Miller, A. H. D., Allison, C., Hardy, R., Sweetman, R. & Crook, V. 1 Oct 2006 IADIS International Conference WWW/Internet. Murcia, Spain

A WiFi Virtual Laboratory
Sturgeon, T., Miller, A. H. D. & Allison, C. Aug 2006 Proceedings of the 7th Annual Conference of the HEA ICS. Dublin, p. 207-211

A WiFi Virtual Laboratory
Sturgeon, T., Miller, A. H. D. & Allison, C. May 2006 Proceedings of the International Postgraduate Symposium on the Convergence of Telecommunications, Networking and Broadcasting. p. 388-392

Real Time Mixed Reality in Virtual Environments
Sturgeon, T., Miller, A. H. D., Getchell, K. & Allison, C. May 2006 Proc.International Postgraduate Symposium on the Convergence of Telecommunications, Networking and Broadcasting, Liverpool John Moores University.