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Dr. Scott Turner

  • Job title: Associate Professor (Comp. & Imm. Tech)
  • Department: Computing

General information

Dr Turner has worked in the interdisciplinary area of medical technologies, both with industry and academia, as well in teaching and learning within Computing, robotics and artificial intelligence.

He is also the Deputy Subject Leader in computing and Immersive Technologies, with responsibilities for Research and Postgraduate Courses in computing.

Teaching

Programme Leader for MSc Computing programmes

Module Leader

  • CSYM033 Industry Group Project
  • CSYM023 Dissertation
  • CSYM015 Intelligent Systems
  • CSY3015 Artificial Intelligence Techniques
  • CSY1020 Problem-solving and Programming

Research

Dr Turner has been involved with a wide range of interdisciplinary research projects including:

  • modelling pain
  • neurophysiological signal processing
  • AI applied to engineering projects
  • STEM outreach work
  • modelling of networks
  • intelligent traffic management
  • sustainability of web resources

Publications

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2017

  1. Opoku Agyeman, M., Vien, Q.-T., Hill, G., Turner, S. J. and Mak, T. (2017) An efficient channel model for evaluating Wireless NoC architectures. In: 2016 International Symposium on Computer Architecture and High Performance Computing Workshops (SBAC-PADW). Online: IEEE. 978-1-5090-4844-1. pp. 85-90.

2016

  1. Olajubu, O., Ajit, S., Johnson, M., Turner, S. J., Thomson, S. and Edwards, M. (2016) A textual language for requirement modelling. Workshop presented to: School of Science and Technology Annual Research Conference, Newton Building, The University of Northampton, 02 March 2016.
  2. Turner, S. J. and Childs, K. (2016) Artists. In: Caldwell, H. and Smith, N. (eds.) Teaching Computing Unplugged in Primary Schools: Exploring Primary Computing Through Practical Activities Away from the Computer. London: Learning Matters. pp. 51-72.
  3. Al-Dabbagh, M., Al-Sherbaz, A. and Turner, S. J. (2016) Development [of] a real-time ITS using VANETs: a case study for Northampton Town. In: SAI Intelligent Systems Conference 2016. IEEE. (Accepted)
  4. Edan, N. M., Al-Sherbaz, A., Turner, S. J. and Ajit, S. (2016) Drawbacks of Inter-Asterisk Exchange protocol in V.VoIP. In: IEEE Computing Conference 2017. IEEE. (Accepted)
  5. Turner, S. J. (2016) Enhancing computing student employability skills through partnership working in STEM outreach. In: Wu, B. and Kassel, S. (eds.) Software Engineering Education Going Agile: 11th China-Europe International Symposium on Software Engineering Education (CEISEE 2015). Cham: Springer International Publishing. 9783319291659. pp. 67-71.
  6. Al-Rubaye, Z., Al-Sherbaz, A., McCormick, W. D. and Turner, S. J. (2016) Lameness detection in sheep through the analysis of the wireless sensor data. Workshop presented to: The University of Northampton Graduate School Postgraduate Researcher (PGR) Conference 2016, Northampton, 14 June 2016.
  7. Al-Rubaye, Z., Al-Sherbaz, A., Ghendir, S., McCormick, W. D. and Turner, S. J. (2016) Lameness detection in sheep via multi-data analysis of a wearable sensor. Seminar Presentation presented to: 5th Postgraduate Research Symposium, Moulton College, Northampton, 15 December 2016.
  8. Edan, N. M., Al-Sherbaz, A., Turner, S. J. and Ajit, S. (2016) Performance evaluation of QoS using SIP & IAX2 VVoIP protocols with CODECS. In: SAI Computing Conference 2016. U.S.: IEEE. 9781467384605. pp. 631-636.
  9. Turner, S. J. (2016) Python junkbot. Poster presented to: Python Conference (PyCon) UK 2016, Cardiff, 15-19 September 2016.
  10. Al-Sadi, A., Al-Sherbaz, A., Xue, J. and Turner, S. J. (2016) Routing algorithm optimization for Software Defined Network WAN. In: 2016 Al-Sadeq International Conference on Multidisciplinary in IT and Communication Science and Applications (AIC-MITCSA). U.S.: IEEE. 9781509032471.
  11. Oakes, J., Johnson, M., Xue, J. and Turner, S. J. (2016) Simplified deployment of virtual machines using an intelligent design engine. In: Proceedings of Science and Information (SAI) Computing Conference 2016. London: IEEE. 9781467384605. pp. 566-572.
  12. Al-Sadi, A., Al-Sherbaz, A., Turner, S. J. and Xue, J. (2016) The management of distributed software defined networks in smart cities. Workshop presented to: School of Science and Technology Annual Research Conference, Newton Building, The University of Northampton, 02 March 2016. (Unpublished)
  13. Al-Sherbaz, A., Al-Rubaye, Z., Ghendir, S., McCormick, W. D. and Turner, S. J. (2016) The use of multivariable sensor data to early detect lameness in sheep. Paper presented to: Sensors in Food and Agriculture, Møller Centre, Churchill College, University of Cambridge, 29-30 November 2016.
  14. Al-Rubaye, Z., Al-Sherbaz, A., McCormick, W. D. and Turner, S. J. (2016) The use of multivariable wireless sensor data to early detect lameness in sheep. Workshop presented to: School of Science and Technology Annual Research Conference, Newton Building, The University of Northampton, 02 March 2016. (Unpublished)

2015

  1. Al-Khalil, A. B., Turner, S. J. and Al-Sherbaz, A. (2015) A predefined channel coefficients library for vehicle-to-vehicle communications. In: Rak, J., Mas Machuca, C., Oki, E., Papadimitriou, D., Vinel, A. and Walkowiak, K. (eds.) Proceedings of 2015 7th International Workshop on Reliable Networks Design and Modeling (RNDM). Munich, Germany: IEEE. 9781467380508. pp. 335-340.
  2. Olajubu, O., Ajit, S., Johnson, M., Turner, S. J., Thomson, S. and Edwards, M. (2015) Automated test case generation from domain specific models of high-level requirements. In: Proceedings of the 2015 Conference on Research in Adaptive and Convergent Systems. New York, NY, USA: ACM. 9781450337380. pp. 505-508.
  3. Turner, S. J. (2015) Enhancing computing student employability skills through partnership working in STEM outreach. Paper presented to: 11th China - Europe International Symposium on Software Engineering Education (CEISEE 2015), Westsächsische Hochschule Zwickau (WHZ), Germany, 29-30 April 2015. (Unpublished)
  4. Ajah, S., Al-Sherbaz, A., Turner, S. J. and Picton, P. (2015) Machine–to–machine communications energy efficiencies: the implications of different M2M communications specifications. International Journal of Wireless and Mobile Computing (IJWMC). 8(1), pp. 15-26. 1741-1084.
  5. Sidoumou, M. R., Turner, S. J., Picton, P., Bechkoum, K. and Benatchba, K. (2015) Multitasking in Emotion Modelling Attention Control. In: Proceedings of 6th International Conference on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction (ACII). Xi'an, china: IEEE. 978-1-4799-9953-8/15.
  6. Al-Sadi, A., Al-Sherbaz, A., Xue, J. and Turner, S. J. (2015) The management of the future internet. Workshop presented to: 8th Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) Postgraduate Research Conference 2015: Innovation, Manchester Metropolitan University, 05 November 2015. (Unpublished)
  7. Al-Khalil, A. B., Turner, S. J. and Al-Sherbaz, A. (2015) Utilising SCM – MIMO channel model based on V-BLAST channel coding in V2V communication. In: Kassab, M., Berbineau, M., Vinel, A., Jonsson, M., Garcia, F. and Soler, J. (eds.) Communication Technologies for Vehicles: 8th International Workshop, Nets4Cars/Nets4Trains/Nets4Aircraft 2015, Sousse, Tunisia, May 6-8, 2015. Proceedings. Sousse, Tunisia: Springer International Publishing. 9783319177649. pp. 3-11.

2014

  1. Crouch, A., Maunder, R., Sneddon, S. and Turner, S. J. (2014) Editorial. Enhancing the Learner Experience in Higher Education. 6(1), pp. 1-3. 2041-3122.
  2. Hill, G. and Turner, S. J. (2014) Electronic online marking of software asssignments. In: Motta, G. and Wu, B. (eds.) Software Engineering Education for a Global E-Service Economy. Berlin: Springer. pp. 41-48.
  3. Sinclair, J. M., Allen, S. C. H., Davis, L., Goodchild, T., Messenger, J. and Turner, S. J. (2014) Enhancing student employability skills through partnership working in STEM outreach: the University of Northampton approach. Paper presented to: Higher Education Academy (HEA) Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) 3rd Annual Teaching and Learning Conference 2014: Enhancing the STEM Student Journey, University of Edinburgh, 30 April-01 May 2014.
  4. Al-Khalil, A. B., Turner, S. J. and Al-Sherbaz, A. (2014) Feasibility study of utilising SCM – MIMO channel model in V2V communication. In: Proceedings of 7th International Workshop on Communication Technologies for Vehicles (Nets4Cars-2014-Fall). Saint Petersburg, Russia: IEEE. 9781479952700.
  5. Turner, S. J. (2014) Greenfoot in problem solving and artificial intelligence. Paper presented to: 10th China-Europe International Symposium on Software Engineering Education (CEISEE), Chengdu, China, 24-25 April 2014. (Unpublished)
  6. Hill, G. and Turner, S. J. (2014) Problems first, second and third. International Journal of Quality Assurance in Engineering and Technology Education (IJQAETE). 3(3), pp. 88-109. 2155-496X.
  7. Ajah, S., Al-Sherbaz, A., Turner, S. J. and Picton, P. (2014) Sub 1GHz M2M communications standardization: The advancement in white space utilization for enhancing the energy efficiency. In: Merabti, M., Abuelmaatti, O. and Oliver, C. (eds.) PGNET Proceedings of the 15th Annual Postgraduate Symposium on the Convergence of Telecommunications, Networking and Broadcasting 2014. Liverpool, UK: Liverpool John Moores University. 9781902560281.
  8. Forti, Y., Bechkoum, K., Turner, S. J. and Ajit, S. (2014) The adoption of e-government in Arab Countries - The case of Libya. In: Ionas, A. (ed.) Proceedings of the 14th European Conference on e-Government ECEG 2014. Reading, UK: Academic Conferences and Publishing International Limited. 9781909507326. pp. 319-326.
  9. Turner, S. J. (2014) Web sustainability. Seminar Presentation presented to: Computing Research Seminar, The University of Northampton, School of Science and Technology, 26 March 2014. (Unpublished)

2013

  1. Maunder, R., Sneddon, S., Turner, S. J. and Crouch, A. (2013) Editorial. Enhancing the Learner Experience in Higher Education. 5(1), pp. 1-2. 2041-3122.
  2. Hill, G. and Turner, S. J. (2013) Electronic Online Marking Of Software Assignments (EOMOSA). Paper presented to: 9th China-Europe International Symposium on Software Engineering Education, Milan, 13-14 May 2013. (Unpublished)
  3. Al-Khalil, A. B., Al-Sherbaz, A. and Turner, S. J. (2013) Enhancing the physical layer in V2V communication using OFDM - MIMO techniques. In: Arsuelma'atti, O. (ed.) Proceedings of the 14th Annual Postgraduate Symposium on the Convergence of Telecommunications, Networking and Broadcasting. Liverpool: PGNet. 9781902560274.
  4. Turner, S. J. (2013) Junkbots. Poster presented to: Higher Education Academy Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (HEA STEM) Annual Learning and Teaching Conference 2013: Where Practice and Pedagogy Meet, University of Birmingham, 17-18 April 2013. (Unpublished)
  5. Kaczmarczyk, S., Mirhadizadeh, S., Picton, P., Salamaliki-Simpson, R. and Turner, S. J. (2013) Modelling, simulation and experimental validation of nonlinear dynamic interactions in an aramid rope system. In: Dimitrovová, Z. (ed.) 11th Biennial International Conference on Vibration Problems (ICOVP-2013) Conference Proceedings. ICOVP.
  6. Shwail, S. H., Karim, A. and Turner, S. J. (2013) Probabilistic multi robot path planning in dynamic environments: a comparison between A* and DFS. International Journal of Computer Applications. 82(7), pp. 29-34. 0975- 8887.

2012

  1. Turner, S. J. (2012) Editor. Enhancing the Learner Experience in Higher Education. Northampton: The University of Northampton. 2041-3122.
  2. Turner, S. J. (2012) International Editorial Review Board Member. International Journal of Distributed Systems and Technologies (IJDST). Hershey: IGI Global. 1947-3532.
  3. Turner, S. J. (2012) Editorial Board Member. ITALICS. York: Information and Computer Science Subject Centre of the Higher Education Academy. 1473-7507.
  4. Turner, S. J. (2012) Case studies in web sustainability. Ariadne. 70 1361-3200.
  5. Maunder, R., Turner, S. J., Sneddon, S. and Crouch, A. (2012) Editorial. Enhancing the Learner Experience in Higher Education. 4(1), pp. 1-2. 2041-3122.
  6. Kariyawasam, K. A., Turner, S. J. and Hill, G. (2012) Is it visual? The importance of a problem solving module within a computing course. Computer Education. 10(166), pp. 9-11. 1672-5913.
  7. Hill, G. and Turner, S. J. (2012) Referencing within code in software engineering education! Computer Education. 10(166), pp. 5-8. 1672-5913.
  8. Turner, S. J. and Al-Sherbaz, A. (2012) What's the problem with problem-solving? Seminar Presentation presented to: Learning and Teaching Conference, The University of Northampton, 03 December 2012. (Unpublished)

2011

  1. Turner, S. J. (2011) Enhancing the sustainability of the East Midlands Knowledge Network: final report. JISC.
  2. Hill, G., Svennevik, E. and Turner, S. J. (2011) Green computer science courses. No more labs full of computers, we’re going mobile! Paper presented to: 7th China-Europe International Symposium on Software Industry Oriented Education (CEISIE 2011): Green Computing in Higher Education, University of Northampton, 23-24 May 2011. (Unpublished)
  3. McGovern, K., Mothersole, P. and Turner, S. J. (2011) Influencing students' construction of personalised concept maps through the use of query expansion (QE) searching of the World Wide Web. Poster presented to: Learning Global - Fourth Learning & Teaching Conference, University of Northampton, 11 May 2011. (Unpublished)
  4. Kariyawasam, K. and Turner, S. J. (2011) Is it visual? Problem solving evaluation. Poster presented to: Learning Global - Fourth Learning & Teaching Conference, University of Northampton, 11 May 2011. (Unpublished)
  5. Turner, S. J. (2011) Junkbots. In: Proceedings of 7th China-Europe International Symposium on Software Industry Oriented Education. Northampton: University of Northampton. pp. 85-86.
  6. Goodchild, T., Dravid, R. and Turner, S. J. (2011) Mind the gender gap: reflections on addressing gender diversity in Computing and Engineering. Paper presented to: Learning Global - Fourth Learning & Teaching Conference, University of Northampton, 11 May 2011. (Unpublished)
  7. Turner, S. J. (2011) Neural nets. Seminar Presentation presented to: Robotics Workshop. Bot Shop!, University of Derby, 28 October 2011. (Unpublished)
  8. Wang, Y., Picton, P., Turner, S. J. and Attenburrow, G. E. (2011) Predicting leather handle like an expert by artificial neural networks. Applied Artificial Intelligence. 25(2), pp. 180-192. 0883-9514.
  9. Hill, G. and Turner, S. J. (2011) Problems first. In: Hussey, M., Wu, B. and Xiaofei, X. (eds.) Software Industry-Oriented Education Practices and Curriculum Development: Experiences and Lessons. Hershey, Pa.: IGI Global. pp. 110-126.
  10. Attenburrow, G. E., Wang, Y., Picton, P. and Turner, S. J. (2011) The subjective measurement of leather handle by descriptive sensory analysis. Journal of the American Leather Chemists Association. April, pp. 134-139. 0002-9726.

2010

  1. Zhao, F., Turner, S. J., Dravid, R., Hill, G. and Zhang, Y. (2010) A virtual environment training system for haptic laparoscopic surgery. Paper presented to: 16th International Conference on Automation and Computing, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, 11 September 2010. (Unpublished)
  2. Turner, S. J. (2010) Initial experience of using audio feedback. Poster presented to: University of Northampton Learning and Teaching Conference: Learning Dialogues, University of Northampton, UK, 13 May 2010. (Unpublished)
  3. Turner, S. J. and Hill, G. (2010) Innovative use of robots and graphical programming in software education. Paper presented to: 6th China-Europe International Symposium on Software Industry Oriented Education (CEISIE2010), Xi'an, China, 24-25 May 2010. (Unpublished)
  4. Turner, S. J. and Hill, G. (2010) Innovative use of robots and graphical programming in software education. Computer Education. 9, pp. 54-56. 1672-5913.
  5. Turner, S. J. (2010) PowerPoint is just the start. Poster presented to: University of Northampton Learning and Teaching Conference: Learning Dialogues, University of Northampton, UK, 13 May 2010. (Unpublished)

2009

  1. Turner, S. J. (2009) Initial experience of using audio feedback for general assignment feedback. Poster presented to: A word in your ear, Sheffield, 18 December 2009. (Unpublished)
  2. Turner, S. J. (2009) Powerpoint, but what else? In: White, H. (ed.) 10th Annual Conference of the Subject Centre for Information and Computer Sciences. Newtownabbey: Higher Education Academy, Subject Centre for ICS. 9780955967665. p. 151.
  3. Turner, S. J., Hill, G. and Adams, J. P. (2009) Robots in problem solving in programming. Paper presented to: Higher Education Academy Subject Centre for Information and Computer Sciences 9th 1-day Teaching of Programming Workshop, Bath, 6 April 2009. (Unpublished)
  4. Turner, S. J. (2009) Tiddlywikis for student developed resources. Paper presented to: Transitions: Teaching and Learning Conference 2009, University of Northampton, 13 May 2009. (Unpublished)

2008

  1. Minai, A., Turner, S. J. and Hill, G. (2008) Motivational differences in learning internet programming between arts and computing students. In: White, H. (ed.) 9th Annual Conference of the Subject Centre for Information and Computer Sciences. Newtownabbey: Higher Education Acadamy, Subject Centre for Information and Computer Sciences. 9780955967603. p. 207.
  2. Adams, J. P. and Turner, S. J. (2008) Problem solving and creativity for undergraduate computing and engineering students: the use of robots as a developmental tool. Seminar Presentation presented to: Creating Contemporary Student Learning Environments, University of Northampton, 14 May 2008. (Unpublished)
  3. Adams, J. P., Turner, S. J., Kaczmarczyk, S., Picton, P. and Demian, P. (2008) Problem solving and creativity for undergraduate engineers: findings of an action research project involving robots. In: UNSPECIFIED International Network for Engineering Education & Research (iNEER).
  4. Adams, J. P. and Turner, S. J. (2008) Problem solving and creativity for undergraduate engineers: process or product? In: EE2008 - the International Conference on Innovation, Good Practice and Research in Engineering Education Conference Proceedings. Loughborough: Higher Education Academy. 9781904804659.
  5. Turner, S. J. and Hill, G. (2008) Robotics within the teaching of problem-solving. ITALICS. 7(1), pp. 108-119. 1473-7507.
  6. Turner, S. J. and Adams, J. P. (2008) Robots and problem solving. In: 9th Annual Conference of the Subject Centre for Information and Computer Sciences. Newtownabbey: Higher Education Academy, Subject Centre for Information and Computer Sciences. 9780955967603. p. 16.
  7. Turner, S. J. (2008) Tiddlywikis for student developed resources. In: White, H. (ed.) 9th Annual Conference of the Subject Centre for Information and Computer Sciences. Newtownabbey: Higher Education Academy, Subject Centre for Information and Computer Sciences. 9780955967603. p. 200.

2007

  1. Wang, Y., Picton, P., Turner, S. J. and Attenburrow, G. E. (2007) A neural network approach to investment the objective and subjective measurements of leather handle. In: Proceedings of the Symposium on Methods of Artificial Intelligence, AIMETH 2007. Poland: Silesian University of Technology. pp. 241-246.
  2. Turner, S. J. (2007) Developing problem-solving teaching material based upon Microsoft Robotics Studio. In: Proceedings of 8th Annual Conference of the Subject Centre for Information and Computer Sciences. Ulster: Information and Computer Sciences (ICS) Subject Centre. 9780955200571. p. 151.
  3. Turner, S. J. (2007) Developing problem-solving teaching materials based upon Microsoft Robotics Studio. Paper presented to: Innovative Teaching Development Fund Dissemination Day, London Metropolitan University, 1 March 2007. (Unpublished)
  4. Turner, S. J. (2007) Development Fund project 2006-2007 progress report. Report submitted to the University of Northampton (Unpublished)
  5. Turner, S. J. (2007) Innovative Teaching Development Fund project 2007 progress report. Report submitted to the University of Northampton (Unpublished)
  6. Turner, S. J. and Hill, G. (2007) Robots in problem-solving and programming. In: Proceedings of 8th Annual Conference of the Subject Centre for Information and Computer Sciences. Ulster: Higher Education Academy Information and Computer Sciences Centre. 9780955200571. pp. 82-85.

2006

  1. Samamaliki-Simpson, R., Kaczmarczyk, S., Picton, P. and Turner, S. J. (2006) Non-linear modal interactions in a suspension rope system with time-varying length. Applied Mechanics and Materials. 5-6, pp. 217-224. 1660-9336.
  2. Turner, S. J. and Hill, G. (2006) The inclusion of robots within the teaching of problem solving - preliminary results. In: Steede, H. (ed.) 7th Annual Conference of the Subject Centre for Information and Computer Sciences. Dublin: Higher Education Academy Subject Network for Information and Computer Sciences. 0955200539. pp. 241-242.

2005

  1. Prince, K., Campbell, J., Picton, P. and Turner, S. J. (2005) A computational model simulating how pain modulation can occur through transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS). In: Petratos, P. and Michalopoulos, D. (eds.) Computer Science and Information Systems: Selected Papers from the 1st International Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems on June 16-18, 2005. Athens, Greece: Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER). 9608867231. pp. 15-32.

2004

  1. Prince, K., Campbell, J., Picton, P. and Turner, S. J. (2004) A computational model of acute pain. In: Horton, G. (ed.) Proceedings 18th European Simulation Multiconference. Erlangen, Germany: SCS Publishing. 3936150354 (book) ; 3936150362 (CD). pp. 117-122.

2003

  1. Turner, S. J., Picton, P. and Campbell, J. (2003) Extraction of short-latency evoked potentials using a combination of wavelets and evolutionary algorithms. Medical Engineering & Physics. 25(5), pp. 407-412. 1350-4533.

2001

  1. Picton, P., Campbell, J. and Turner, S. J. (2001) Modelling chronic pain: an initial survey. In: Zhang, L. and Gu, F. (eds.) ICONIP-2001 Proceedings: 8th International Conference on Neural Information Proceeding. Shanghai: Fudan University Press. 9787309030129. pp. 1267-1270.

2000

  1. Turner, S. J. (2000) Use of evolutionary algorithms to select filters for evoked potential enhancement. Doctoral thesis. University of Leicester.
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