My research todate splits fairly neatly into two phases:
You can get an idea of what these entail by checking out the 'Publications' link on the left.
- 1992-6, methods integration research: The integration of structured and formal methods
of software engineering: A later strand to this was the integration of safety case analysis
into the former two.
- 1998 onwards, the design and analysis of new media, virtual environments and video games.
You can also find some online papers on the later subject by following the 'VE Design' link.
I am currently helping to supervise six PhD students and have recently been an external examiner for two
successful PhD condidates in this general area.
I also have an interest in semiotics and in particular the semiotics of new media and interactive