Faculty of Engineering
   
   
  
 

Robert Houghton

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Engineering

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Teaching Summary

Module convenor

This year I also contribute to the teaching on:

Course Director

Administration

  • Chair of the Engineering Faculty Ethics Committee

Research Summary

I'm currently working on research concerning ubiquitous computing and the human factors of innovative digital services and technologies through Horizon Digital Economy Research. I also carry out more… read more

Selected Publications

Current Research

I'm currently working on research concerning ubiquitous computing and the human factors of innovative digital services and technologies through Horizon Digital Economy Research. I also carry out more general Human Factors research as a member of the Human Factors Research Group (HFRG).

EU FP7 (NMNP) USE-IT-WISELY: Innovative continuous upgrades of high investment product-services

EU FP7 (SPACE) i-MARS: Analysis of Mars Multi-Resolution Images using Auto-Coregistration, Data Mining and Crowd Source Techniques

Recent article in Horizon Magazine: Researchers tackle The Martian's Science Fiction.

TSB KNOWLEDGE TRANFER PARTNERSHIP with Integrated Transport Planning Ltd.

Together with colleagues in HFRG and Philosophy we have been awarded a University Research Board Discipline Bridging Award to establish an interdisciplinary dialogue between philosophy and Ergonomics/Human Factors around themes of Concepts, Causality and Consciousness leading to a series of workshops and seminars.

Past Research

2014-2016

TSB DIGITAL RAILWAY Health and Prognostic Assessment of Railway Assets for Predictive Maintenance (HPA)

Before coming to Nottingham I worked in defence Human Factors (in particular C4ISR, Network Enabled Capability and search of environment) via the Human Factors Integration Defence Technology Centre (HFIDTC). A range of technical reports I authored or co-authored on those topics can be found archived for download on the project website.

Faculty of Engineering

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