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Collins, J., Regenbrecht, H., & Langlotz, T. (2021). Expertise and experience in VR-supported learning: Achieving a deep non-verbal comprehension of four-dimensional space. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.ijhcs.2021.102649

Whigham, P. A., & Spencer, H. G. (2021). Graph-structured populations and the Hill–Robertson effect. Royal Society Open Science, 8, 201831. doi: 10.1098/rsos.201831

Fuvattanasilp, V., Fujimoto, Y., Plopski, A., Taketomi, T., Sandor, C., Kanbara, M., & Kato, H. (2021). SlidAR+: Gravity-aware 3D object manipulation for handheld augmented reality. Computers & Graphics. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.cag.2021.01.005

Vandehei, B., Alencar da Costa, D., & Falessi, D. (2021). Leveraging the defects life cycle to label affected versions and defective classes. ACM Transactions on Software Engineering & Methodology, 30(2), 24. doi: 10.1145/3433928

Nair, S., Chen, S., Gupta, D., Smith, A. J., & McGregor, A. L. (2021). Higher BMI confers a long-term functional status advantage in elderly New Zealand European stroke patients. Journal of Stroke & Cerebrovascular Diseases, 30(5), 105711. doi: 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2021.105711

Regenbrecht, H., Ott, C., Park, N., Duncan, S., & Collins, J. (2021). Voxelvideos for entertainment, education, and training. IEEE Access, 9, 68185-68196. doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2021.3076488

Itoh, Y., Langlotz, T., Zollmann, S., Iwai, D., Kiyoshi, K., & Amano, T. (2021). Computational phase-modulated eyeglasses. IEEE Transactions on Visualization & Computer Graphics, 27(3), 1916-1928. doi: 10.1109/TVCG.2019.2947038

Wei, F.-F., Chen, W.-N., Yang, Q., Deng, J., Luo, X.-N., Jin, H., & Zhang, J. (2021). A classifier-assisted level-based learning swarm optimizer for expensive optimization. IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, 25(2), 219-233. doi: 10.1109/TEVC.2020.3017865

Grainger, R., Townsley, H. R., Ferguson, C. A., Riley, F. E., Langlotz, T., & Taylor, W. J. (2020). Patient and clinician views on an app for rheumatoid arthritis disease monitoring: Function, implementation and implications. International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, 23, 813-827. doi: 10.1111/1756-185x.13850

Liu, C., Plopski, A., & Orlosky, J. (2020). OrthoGaze: Gaze-based three-dimensional object manipulation using orthogonal planes. Computers & Graphics, 89, 1-10. doi: 10.1016/j.cag.2020.04.005

Ruffman, T., Ruffman, C., Hill, S., Turunc, G., Park, N., Du, K., Hayhurst, J., Kang, J., … Regenbrecht, H., … Hunter, J. A. (2020). RWAc and SDOc: The measurement of right‐wing authoritarianism and social dominance orientation in childhood. Social Development, 29, 1194-1214. doi: 10.1111/sode.12438

Nobil, A. H., Afshar Sedigh, A. H., & Afshar-Nadjafi, B. (2020). Lot-sizing problem for a defective processing system with categorized items, backordering and pricing policy. Journal of Revenue and Pricing Management, 19, 255-265. doi: 10.1057/s41272-019-00208-3

McCombie, A., Walmsley, R., Barclay, M., Ho, C., Langlotz, T., Regenbrecht, H., Gray, A., … Inns, S., & Schultz, M. (2020). A noninferiority randomized clinical trail of the use of the smartphone-based health applications IBDsmart and IBDoc in the care of inflammatory bowel disease patients. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 26(7), 1098-1109. doi: 10.1093/ibd/izz252

Owen, C. A., Dick, G., & Whigham, P. A. (2020). Characterizing genetic programming error through extended bias and variance decomposition. IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, 24(6), 1164-1176. doi: 10.1109/tevc.2020.2990626

Lin, H., Deng, J. D., Albers, D., & Siebert, F. W. (2020). Helmet use detection of tracked motorcycles using CNN-based multi-task learning. IEEE Access, 8, 162073-162084. doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2020.3021357

Zollmann, S., Grasset, R., Langlotz, T., Lo, W. H., Mori, S., & Regenbrecht, H. (2020). Visualization techniques in augmented reality: A taxonomy, methods and patterns. IEEE Transactions on Visualization & Computer Graphics. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1109/TVCG.2020.2986247

Rees, G. H., Crampton, P., Gauld, R., & MacDonell, S. (2020). Health workforce planning under conditions of uncertainty: Identifying supportive integrated care policies using scenario analysis. Journal of Integrated Care. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1108/JICA-08-2020-0052

Bosu, M. F., MacDonell, S. G., & Whigham, P. A. (2020). Analyzing the Stationarity Process in Software Effort Estimation Datasets. International Journal of Software Engineering & Knowledge Engineering, 30(11-12), 1607-1640. doi: 10.1142/S0218194020400239

Heinrich, C., Cook, M., Langlotz, T., & Regenbrecht, H. (2020). My hands? Importance of personalised virtual hands in a neurorehabilitation scenario. Virtual Reality. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s10055-020-00456-4

Rees, G. H., Crampton, P., Gauld, R., & MacDonell, S. (2020). Rethinking workforce planning for integrated care: Using scenario analysis to facilitate policy development. BMC Health Services Research, 20, 429. doi: 10.1186/s12913-020-05304-4

Moore, A., Daniel, B., Leonard, G., Regenbrecht, H., Rodda, J., Baker, L., Ryan, R., & Mills, S. (2020). Comparative usability of an augmented reality sandtable and 3D GIS for education. International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 34(2), 229-250. doi: 10.1080/13658816.2019.1656810

Alshaer, A., O'Hare, D., Archambault, P., Shirley, M., & Regenbrecht, H. (2020). How to observe users’ movements in virtual environments: Viewpoint control in a power wheelchair simulator. Human Factors, 62(4), 656-670. doi: 10.1177/0018720819853682

Owen, H. E., & Licorish, S. A. (2020). Game-based student response system: The effectiveness of Kahoot! on junior and senior information science students' learning. Journal of Information Technology Education: Research, 19, 511-553. doi: 10.28945/4608

Nobil, A. H., Afshar Sedigh, A. H., & Cárdenas-Barrón, L. E. (2020). Reorder point for the EOQ inventory model with imperfect quality items. Ain Shams Engineering Journal, 11, 1339-1343. doi: 10.1016/j.asej.2020.03.004

Tahir, A., Dietrich, J., Counsell, S., Licorish, S., & Yamashita, A. (2020). A large scale study on how developers discuss code smells and anti-pattern in Stack Exchange sites. Information & Software Technology, 125, 106333. doi: 10.1016/j.infsof.2020.106333

Shoman, S., Mashita, T., Plopski, A., Ratsamee, P., & Uranishi, Y. (2020). Real-to-synthetic feature transform for illumination invariant camera localization. IEEE Computer Graphics & Applications. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1109/MCG.2020.3041617

Owen, P. D., & Owen, C. A. (2020). Simulation evidence on Herfindahl-Hirschman measures of competitive balance in professional sports leagues. Journal of the Operational Research Society. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/01605682.2020.1835449

Khan, D., Plopski, A., Fujimoto, Y., Kanbara, M., Cheng, Z., & Kato, H. (2020). Valence optimization and angle improvement for molecular surface remeshing. Visual Computer. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s00371-020-01967-6

Meldrum, S., Licorish, S. A., Owen, C. A., & Savarimuthu, B. T. R. (2020). Understanding stack overflow code quality: A recommendation of caution. Science of Computer Programming, 199, 102516. doi: 10.1016/j.scico.2020.102516

Easton, L. J., Bishop, P. J., & Whigham, P. A. (2020). Balancing act: Modelling sustainable release numbers for translocations. Animal Conservation, 23, 434-442. doi: 10.1111/acv.12558

Zhao, Y., Alencar da Costa, D., & Zou, Y. (2020). Composing web services using a multi-agent framework. IEEE Transactions on Services Computing. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1109/TSC.2020.3032976

Rahimi, S., Moore, A. B., & Whigham, P. A. (2020). Beyond objects in space-time: Towards a movement analysis framework with ‘How ’and ‘Why’ elements. Journal of Spatial Information Science. Advance online publication. Retrieved from

Gu, X., & Deng, J. D. (2020). A multi-feature bipartite graph ensemble for image segmentation. Pattern Recognition Letters, 131, 98-104. doi: 10.1016/j.patrec.2019.12.017

Zhao, G., Alencar da Costa, D., & Zou, Y. (2019). Improving the pull requests review process using learning-to-rank algorithms. Empirical Software Engineering, 24, 2140-2170. doi: 10.1007/s10664-019-09696-8

Itoh, Y., Langlotz, T., Iwai, D., Kiyokawa, K., & Amano, T. (2019). Light attenuation display: Subtractive see-through near-eye display via spatial color filtering. IEEE Transactions on Visualization & Computer Graphics, 25(5), 1951-1960. doi: 10.1109/TVCG.2019.2899229

Zareei, S., & Deng, J. D. (2019). Energy harvesting modelling for self-powered fitness gadgets: A feasibility study. International Journal of Parallel, Emergent & Distributed Systems, 34(4), 412-429. doi: 10.1080/17445760.2017.1410817

Fan, Y., Xia, X., Alencar da Costa, D., Lo, D., Hassan, A. E., & Li, S. (2019). The impact of changes mislabeled by SZZ on just-in-time defect prediction. IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1109/TSE.2019.2929761

Bosu, M. F., & MacDonell, S. G. (2019). Experience: Quality benchmarking of datasets used in software effort estimation. Journal of Data & Information Quality, 11(4), 19. doi: 10.1145/3328746

Ghaleb, T. A., Alencar da Costa, D., & Zou, Y. (2019). An empirical study of the long duration of continuous integration builds. Empirical Software Engineering, 24, 2102-2139. doi: 10.1007/s10664-019-09695-9

Nobil, A. H., Afshar Sedigh, A. H., Tiwari, S., & Wee, H. M. (2019). An imperfect multi-item single-machine production system with shortage, rework, and scrap considering inspection, dissimilar deficiency levels, and non-zero setup times. Scientia Iranica Transactions E: Industrial Engineering, 26(1), 557-570. doi: 10.24200/sci.2018.4984.1031

Huang, Y., Alencar da Costa, D., Zhang, F., & Zou, Y. (2019). An empirical study on the issue reports with questions raised during the issue resolving process. Empirical Software Engineering, 24, 718-750. doi: 10.1007/s10664-018-9636-3

Afshar Sedigh, A. H., Haji, R., & Sajadifar, S. M. (2019). Cost function and optimal boundaries for a two-level inventory system with information sharing and two identical retailers. Scientia Iranica Transactions E: Industrial Engineering, 26(1), 472-485. doi: 10.24200/sci.2018.20144

Regenbrecht, H., Park, J.-W., Ott, C., Mills, S., Cook, M., & Langlotz, T. (2019). Preaching voxels: An alternative approach to mixed reality. Frontiers in ICT, 6, 7. doi: 10.3389/fict.2019.00007

Park, N. J. W., & Regenbrecht, H. (2019). Resolutions and network latencies concerning a voxel telepresence experience. Journal of Software Engineering & Applications, 12(5), 171-197. doi: 10.4236/jsea.2019.125011

Young, J., Langlotz, T., Cook, M., Mills, S., & Regenbrecht, H. (2019). Immersive telepresence and remote collaboration using mobile and wearable devices. IEEE Transactions on Visualization & Computer Graphics, 25(5), 1908-1918. doi: 10.1109/TVCG.2019.2898737

Blank, M.-L., Hoek, J., George, M., Gendall, P., Conner, T. S., Thrul, J., … Langlotz, T. (2019). An exploration of smoking-to-vaping transition attempts using a "smart" electronic nicotine delivery system. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 21(10), 1339-1346. doi: 10.1093/ntr/nty093

Nobil, A. H., Afshar Sedigh, A. H., & Cárdenas-Barrón, L. E. (2019). A Generalized Economic Order Quantity Inventory Model with Shortage: Case Study of a Poultry Farmer. Arabian Journal for Science & Engineering, 44(3), 2653-2663. doi: 10.1007/s13369-018-3322-z

Nobil, A. H., Afshar Sedigh, A. H., & Cárdenas-Barrón, L. (2018). Multi-machine economic production quantity of scrapped and reworked items considering shortages and allocation decisions. Scientia Iranica Transactions E: Industrial Engineering, 25(4), 2331-2346. doi: 10.24200/sci.2017.4453

Licorish, S. A., Owen, H. E., Daniel, B., & George, J. L. (2018). Students’ perception of Kahoot!’s influence on teaching and learning. Research & Practice in Technology Enhanced Learning, 13, 9. doi: 10.1186/s41039-018-0078-8

Meredith-Jones, K., Haszard, J., Stanger, N., & Taylor, R. (2018). Precision of DXA-derived visceral fat measurements in a large sample of adults of varying body size. Obesity, 26(3), 505-512. doi: 10.1002/oby.22108

Yasir, M., Purvis, M., Purvis, M., & Savarimuthu, T. B. R. (2018). Complementary-based coalition formation for energy microgrids. Computational Intelligence. doi: 10.1111/coin.12171

Rees, G. H., Crampton, P., Gauld, R., & MacDonell, S. (2018). Rethinking health workforce planning: Capturing health system social and power interactions through actor analysis. Futures, 99, 16-27. doi: 10.1016/j.futures.2018.03.009

Yang, Q., Chen, W.-N., Deng, J. D., Li, Y., Gu, T., & Zhang, J. (2018). A level-based learning swarm optimizer for large scale optimization. IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, 22(4), 578-594. doi: 10.1109/TEVC.2017.2743016

Licorish, S. A., & MacDonell, S. G. (2018). Exploring the links between software development task type, team attitudes and task completion performance: Insights from the Jazz repository. Information & Software Technology, 97, 10-25. doi: 10.1016/j.infsof.2017.12.005

Rees, G. H., Crampton, P., Gauld, R., & MacDonell, S. (2018). The promise of complementarity: Using the methods of foresight for health workforce planning. Health Services Management Research, 31(2), 97-105. doi: 10.1177/0951484818770408

Winikoff, M., Yadav, N., & Padgham, L. (2018). A new hierarchical agent protocol notation. Autonomous Agent & Multi-Agent Systems, 32(1), 59-133. doi: 10.1007/s10458-017-9373-9

Easton, L. J., Rawlence, N. J., Worthy, T. H., Tennyson, A. J. D., Scofield, R. P., Easton, C. J., … Whigham, P. A., Dickinson, K. J. M., & Bishop, P. J. (2018). Testing species limits of New Zealand’s leiopelmatid frogs through morphometric analyses. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 183(2), 431-444. doi: 10.1093/zoolinnean/zlx080

Holvitie, J., Licorish, S. A., Spínola, R. O., Hyrynsalmi, S., MacDonell, S. G., Mendes, T. S., … Leppänen, V. (2018). Technical debt and agile software development practices and processes: An industry practitioner survey. Information & Software Technology, 96, 141-160. doi: 10.1016/j.infsof.2017.11.015

Liu, X.-F., Zhan, Z.-H., Deng, J. D., Li, Y., Gu, T., & Zhang, J. (2018). An energy efficient ant colony system for virtual machine placement in cloud computing. IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, 22(1), 113-128. doi: 10.1109/TEVC.2016.2623803

Mensah, S., Keung, J., MacDonell, S. G., Bosu, M. F., & Bennin, K. E. (2018). Investigating the significance of the Bellwether effect to improve software effort prediction: Further empirical study. IEEE Transactions on Reliability, 67(3), 1176-1198. doi: 10.1109/TR.2018.2839718

Zwanenburg, S. P., & Farhoomand, A. (2018). Lenovo: Being on top in a declining industry. Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 42, 17. doi: 10.17705/1CAIS.04217

Yasir, M., Purvis, M., Purvis, M., & Savarimuthu, B. T. R. (2017). Agent-based modelling of coalition formation in energy micro-grids. International Journal of Agent-Oriented Software Engineering, 5(4), 399-432. doi: 10.1504/IJAOSE.2017.087639

Collins, J., Regenbrecht, H., & Langlotz, T. (2017). Visual coherence in mixed reality: A systematic enquiry. Presence, 26(1), 16-41. doi: 10.1162/PRES_a_00284

Liu, Q., Chen, W.-N., & Deng, J. D. (2017). Benchmarking stochastic algorithms for global optimization problems by visualizing confidence intervals. IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, 47(9), 2924-2937. doi: 10.1109/tcyb.2017.2659659

Grubert, J., Langlotz, T., Zollmann, S., & Regenbrecht, H. (2017). Towards pervasive augmented reality: Context-awareness in augmented reality. IEEE Transactions on Visualization & Computer Graphics, 23(6), 1706-1724. doi: 10.1109/TVCG.2016.2543720

Licorish, S. A., & MacDonell, S. G. (2017). Exploring software developers’ work practices: Task differences, participation, engagement, and speed of task resolution. Information & Management, 54(3), 364-382. doi: 10.1016/

Abushark, Y., Miller, T., Thangarajah, J., Winikoff, M., & Harland, J. (2017). Requirements specification via activity diagrams for agent-based systems. Autonomous Agent & Multi-Agent Systems, 31(3), 423-468. doi: 10.1007/s10458-016-9327-7

Alshaer, A., Regenbrecht, H., & O'Hare, D. (2017). Immersion factors affecting perception and behaviour in a virtual reality power wheelchair simulator. Applied Ergonomics, 58, 1-12. doi: 10.1016/j.apergo.2016.05.003

Meldrum, S., Savarimuthu, B. T. R., Licorish, S., Tahir, A., Bosu, M., & Jayakaran, P. (2017). Is knee pain information on YouTube videos perceived to be helpful? An analysis of user comments and implications for dissemination on social media. Digital Health, 3. doi: 10.1177/2055207617698908

Whigham, P. A., Dick, G., & Maclaurin, J. (2017). Just because it works: A response to comments on "On the mapping of genotype to phenotype in evolutionary algorithms". Genetic Programming & Evolvable Machines, 18(3), 399-405. doi: 10.1007/s10710-017-9289-9

Whigham, P. A., Dick, G., & Maclaurin, J. (2017). On the mapping of genotype to phenotype in evolutionary algorithms. Genetic Programming & Evolvable Machines, 18(3), 353-361. doi: 10.1007/s10710-017-9288-x

Alghamdi, M., Regenbrecht, H., Hoermann, S., & Swain, N. (2017). Mild stress stimuli built into a non-immersive virtual environment can elicit actual stress responses. Behaviour & Information Technology, 36(9), 913-934. doi: 10.1080/0144929X.2017.1311374

Stanger, N., Alnaghaimshi, N., & Pearson, E. (2017). How do Saudi youth engage with social media? First Monday, 22(5). doi: 10.5210/fm.v22i5.7102

Keller, T., & Savarimuthu, B. T. R. (2017). Facilitating enhanced decision support using a social norms approach. Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organisations, 15(2), 1. doi: 10.4018/JECO.2017040101

Grainger, R., Townsley, H., White, B., Langlotz, T., & Taylor, W. J. (2017). Apps for people with rheumatoid arthritis to monitor their disease activity: A review of apps for best practice and quality. JMIR mHealth & uHealth, 5(2), e7. doi: 10.2196/mhealth.6956

Winikoff, M. (2017). BDI agent testability revisited. Autonomous Agent & Multi-Agent Systems, 31(5), 1094-1132. doi: 10.1007/s10458-016-9356-2

Rees, G. H., & MacDonell, S. (2017). Data gathering for actor analyses: A research note on the collection and aggregation of individual respondent data for MACTOR. Future Studies Research Journal, 9(1), 115-137.

Hoermann, S., Ferreira dos Santos, L., Morkisch, N., Jettkowski, K., Sillis, M., Devan, H., Kanagasabai, P. S., … Regenbrecht, H., Hale, L., & Cutfield, N. J. (2017). Computerised mirror therapy with Augmented Reflection Technology for early stroke rehabilitation: Clinical feasibility and integration as an adjunct therapy. Disability & Rehabilitation, 39(15), 1503-1514. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2017.1291765

Licorish, S. A. (2016). Exploring the prevalence and evolution of android concerns: A community viewpoint. Journal of Software, 11(9), 848-869. doi: 10.17706/jsw.11.9.848-869

Yang, Q., Chen, W.-N., Gu, T., Zhang, H., Deng, J. D., Li, Y., & Zhang, J. (2016). Segment-based predominant learning swarm optimizer for large-scale optimization. IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, 47(9), 2896-2910. doi: 10.1109/TCYB.2016.2616170

Langlotz, T., Cook, M., & Regenbrecht, H. (2016). Real-Time radiometric compensation for optical see-through head-mounted displays. IEEE Transactions on Visualization & Computer Graphics, 22(11), 2385-2394. doi: 10.1109/TVCG.2016.2593781

Whigham, P. A., de Graaf, B., Srivastava, R., & Glue, P. (2016). Managing distance and covariate information with point-based clustering. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 16(1), 115. doi: 10.1186/s12874-016-0218-z

Dam, H. K., Egyed, A., Winikoff, M., Reder, A., & Lopez-Herrejon, R. E. (2016). Consistent merging of model versions. Journal of Systems & Software, 112, 137-155. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2015.06.044

McCombie, A., Langlotz, T., Barclay, M., Walmsley, R., Regenbrecht, H., & Schultz, M. (2016). Systematic review of IBD smartphone apps for symptom monitoring and communication with healthcare professionals. Journal of mHealth, 3(3), 36-41. Retrieved from

Mark, A. F., Molau, U., Whigham, P., Little, L., & Nielsen, J. (2016). Periglacial tarn on the Rock and Pillar Range crest, south-central South Island, New Zealand, and its surrounding snowbank community. Austral Ecology, 41(3), 282-290. doi: 10.1111/aec.12310

Nielsen, J. A., Frew, R. D., Whigham, P. A., Callaway, R. M., & Dickinson, K. J. M. (2016). Thyme travels: 15N isoscapes of Thymus vulgaris L. invasion in lightly grazed pastoral communities. Austral Ecology, 41(1), 28-39. doi: 10.1111/aec.12284

Mahroeian, H., & Daniel, B. (2016). The dynamic landscape of higher education: The role of big data and analytics. Journal of Educational Multimedia & Hypermedia, 25(3), 287-297.

Whigham, P. A., Dick, G., & Parry, M. (2016). Network rewiring dynamics with convergence towards a star network. Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 472(2194), 20160236. doi: 10.1098/rspa.2016.0236

Easton, L. J., Dickinson, K. J. M., Whigham, P. A., & Bishop, P. J. (2016). Habitat suitability and requirements for a threatened New Zealand amphibian. Journal of Wildlife Management. doi: 10.1002/jwmg.1071

Xu, Y., Deng, J. D., Nowostawski, M., & Purvis, M. K. (2015). Optimized routing for video streaming in multi-hop wireless networks using analytical capacity estimation. Journal of Computer & System Sciences, 81(1), 145-157. doi: 10.1016/j.jcss.2014.06.015

Quigg, R., Gray, A., Reeder, A. I., Holt, A., & Waters, D. L. (2015). Development of a 15-item scale to measure parental perceptions of their neighborhood. Health Education & Behavior, 42(1), 100-108. doi: 10.1177/1090198114540460

Licorish, S. A., & MacDonell, S. G. (2015). Communication and personality profiles of global software developers. Information & Software Technology, 64, 113-131. doi: 10.1016/j.infsof.2015.02.004

Günay, A., Winikoff, M., & Yolum, P. (2015). Dynamically generated commitment protocols in open systems. Autonomous Agent & Multi-Agent Systems, 29(2), 192-229. doi: 10.1007/s10458-014-9251-7

Cranston, B. H., Monks, A., Whigham, P. A., & Dickinson, K. J. M. (2015). Variation and response to experimental warming in a New Zealand cushion plant species. Austral Ecology, 40, 642-650. doi: 10.1111/aec.12231

Deng, J. D., & Purvis, M. K. (2015). Teaching service modelling to a mixed class: An integrated approach. Informatics in Education, 14(1), 35-50. doi: 10.15388/infedu.2015.03

Nielsen, J. A., Whigham, P. A., Frew, R. D., Callaway, R. M., & Dickinson, K. J. M. (2015). Thyme and space invasion: Thymus vulgaris decreases exotic plant species diversity in Central Otago, New Zealand. Biological Invasions, 17(8), 2261-2274. doi: 10.1007/s10530-015-0872-9

Yasir, M., Purvis, M. K., Purvis, M., & Savarimuthu, B. T. R. (2015). Agent-based community coordination of local energy distribution. AI & Society, 30(3), 379-391. doi: 10.1007/s00146-013-0528-1

Whigham, P. A., Owen, C. A., & MacDonell, S. G. (2015). A baseline model for software effort estimation. ACM Transactions on Software Engineering & Methodology, 24(3), 20. doi: 10.1145/2738037

Aderohunmu, F. A., Brunelli, D., Deng, J. D., & Purvis, M. K. (2015). A data acquisition protocol for a reactive wireless sensor network monitoring application. Sensors, 15(5), 10221-10254. doi: 10.3390/s150510221

Shah, M., Deng, J. D., & Woodford, B. J. (2015). A Self-adaptive CodeBook (SACB) model for real-time background subtraction. Image & Vision Computing, 38, 52-64. doi: 10.1016/j.imavis.2015.02.001

Savarimuthu, S., Purvis, M., Purvis, M., & Savarimuthu, B. T. R. (2015). An agent-based simulation for restricting exploitation in electronic societies through social mechanisms. AI & Society, 30(3), 345-358. doi: 10.1007/s00146-013-0529-0

Nielsen, J. A., Frew, R. D., Whigham, P. A., Callaway, R. M., & Dickinson, K. J. M. (2015). Germination and growth responses of co-occurring grass species to soil from under invasive Thymus vulgaris. Allelopathy, 35(1), 139-152.

Frantz, C. K., Purvis, M. K., Savarimuthu, B. T. R., & Nowostawski, M. (2015). Modelling dynamic normative understanding in agent societies. Scalable Computing, 16(4), 355-378. doi: 10.12694/scpe.v16i4.1128

Fountain, J. S., Sly, B., Holt, A., & MacDonell, S. (2015). Availability of antidotes, antivenoms, and antitoxins in New Zealand hospital pharmacies. New Zealand Medical Journal, 128(1411). Retrieved from

Regenbrecht, H., & Langlotz, T. (2015). Mutual gaze support in videoconferencing reviewed. Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 37(1), 965-989.

Schultz, M., Bohwan Seo, S., Holt, A., & Regenbrecht, H. (2015). Family history assessment for colorectal cancer (CRC) risk analysis: Comparison of diagram- and questionnaire-based web interfaces. BMC Medical Informatics & Decision Making, 15, 95. doi: 10.1186/s12911-015-0211-1

Hoermann, S., Hale, L., Winser, S. J., & Regenbrecht, H. (2014). Patient engagement and clinical feasibility of Augmented Reflection Technology for stroke rehabilitation. International Journal of Disability & Human Development, 13(3), 355-360. doi: 10.1515/ijdhd-2014-0328

Nielsen, J. A., Frew, R. D., Whigham, P. A., Callaway, R. M., & Dickinson, K. J. M. (2014). Thyme invasion and soil properties in the Central Otago region of New Zealand. Geoderma Regional, 1, 48-58. doi: 10.1016/j.geodrs.2014.08.002

Fountain, J. S., Hawwari, H., Kerr, K., Holt, A., & Reith, D. (2014). Awareness, acceptability and application of paracetamol overdose management guidelines in a New Zealand emergency department. New Zealand Medical Journal, 127(1402). Retrieved from

Winikoff, M., & Cranefield, S. (2014). On the testability of BDI agent systems. Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research, 51, 71-131. doi: 10.1613/jair.4458

Fountain, J. S., Reith, D. M., & Holt, A. (2014). The utilization of poisons information resources in Australasia. International Journal of Medical Informatics, 83(2), 106-112. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2013.10.012

Woods, A. M., Nowostawski, M., Franz, E. A., & Purvis, M. (2014). Parkinson’s disease and essential tremor classification on mobile device. Pervasive & Mobile Computing, 13, 1-12. doi: 10.1016/j.pmcj.2013.10.002

Angrosh, M. A., Cranefield, S., & Stanger, N. (2014). Contextual information retrieval in research articles: Semantic publishing tools for the research community. Semantic Web, 5(4), 261-293. doi: 10.3233/SW-130097

Harris, K. M., Dickinson, K. J. M., & Whigham, P. A. (2014). Functional connectivity and matrix quality: Network analysis for a critically endangered New Zealand lizard. Landscape Ecology, 29(1), 41-53. doi: 10.1007/s10980-013-9967-9

Licorish, S. A., & MacDonell, S. G. (2014). Understanding the attitudes, knowledge sharing behaviors and task performance of core developers: A longitudinal study. Information & Software Technology, 56(12), 1578-1596. doi: 10.1016/j.infsof.2014.02.004

Nielsen, J. A., Whigham, P. A., Frew, R. D., Callaway, R. M., & Dickinson, K. J. M. (2014). Invasion essentials: Does secondary chemistry plasticity contribute to the invasiveness of Thymus vulgaris L.? Chemoecology, 24(1), 15-27. doi: 10.1007/s00049-013-0142-1

Zollmann, S., Hoppe, C., Langlotz, T., & Reitmayr, G. (2014). FlyAR: Augmented Reality supported micro aerial vehicle navigation. IEEE Transactions on Visualization & Computer Graphics, 20(4), 560-568. doi: 10.1109/TVCG.2014.24

Regenbrecht, H., Hoermann, S., Ott, C., Müller, L., & Franz, E. (2014). Manipulating the experience of reality for rehabilitation applications. Proceedings of the IEEE, 102(2), 170-184. doi: 10.1109/jproc.2013.2294178

Langlotz, T., Nguyen, T., Schmalstieg, D., & Grasset, R. (2014). Next-generation augmented reality browsers: Rich, seamless, and adaptive. Proceedings of the IEEE, 102(2), 155-169. doi: 10.1109/JPROC.2013.2294255

Shah, M., Deng, J. D., & Woodford, B. J. (2014). Video background modeling: Recent approaches, issues and our proposed techniques. Machine Vision & Applications, 25(5), 1105-1119. doi: 10.1007/s00138-013-0552-7

Frantz, C., Purvis, M. K., & Nowostawski, M. (2014). Agent-based modeling of information transmission in early historic trading. Social Science Computer Review, 32(3), 393-416. doi: 10.1177/0894439313511931

Cheong, C., & Winikoff, M. (2013). A comparison of two agent interaction design approaches. Multiagent & Grid Systems, 9(1), 1-44. doi: 10.3233/MGS-130200

Angrosh, M. A., Cranefield, S., & Stanger, N. (2013). Context identification of sentences in research articles: Towards developing intelligent tools for the research community. Natural Language Engineering, 19(4), 481-515. doi: 10.1017/S1351324912000277

Withanawasam, R. M., Whigham, P. A., & Crack, T. F. (2013). Characterizing limit order prices. Physica A, 392(21), 5346-5355. doi: 10.1016/j.physa.2013.06.060

Gebauer, K., Dickinson, K. J. M., Whigham, P. A., & Seddon, P. J. (2013). Matrix matters: Differences of grand skink metapopulation parameters in native tussock grasslands and exotic pasture grasslands. PLoS ONE, 8(10), e76076. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0076076

Savarimuthu, B. T. R., Cranefield, S., Purvis, M. A., & Purvis, M. K. (2013). Identifying prohibition norms in agent societies. Artificial Intelligence & Law, 21(1), 1-46. doi: 10.1007/s10506-012-9126-7

Guan, G., Wang, Z., Lu, S., Deng, J. D., & Feng, D. D. (2013). Keypoint-based keyframe selection. IEEE Transactions on Circuits & Systems for Video Technology, 23(4), 729-734. doi: 10.1109/TCSVT.2012.2214871

Savarimuthu, S., Purvis, M., Purvis, M., & Savarimuthu, B. T. R. (2013). Gossip-based self-organising agent societies and the impact of false gossip. Minds & Machines, 23(4), 419-441. doi: 10.1007/s11023-013-9304-8

Yong, S.-P., Deng, J. D., & Purvis, M. K. (2013). Wildlife video key-frame extraction based on novelty detection in semantic context. Multimedia Tools & Applications, 62(2), 359-376. doi: 10.1007/s11042-011-0902-2

Dam, H. K., & Winikoff, M. (2013). Towards a next-generation AOSE methodology. Science of Computer Programming, 78, 684-694. doi: 10.1016/j.scico.2011.12.005

Withanawasam, R. M., Whigham, P. A., & Crack, T. F. (2013). Characterising trader manipulation in a limit-order driven market. Mathematics & Computers in Simulation, 93, 43-52. doi: 10.1016/j.matcom.2012.09.012

Patel, V., Nowostawski, M., Thomson, G., Wilson, N., & Medlin, H. (2013). Developing a smartphone 'app' for public health research: The example of measuring observed smoking in vehicles. Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, 67, 446-452. doi: 10.1136/jech-2012-201774

Langlotz, T., Mooslechner, S., Zollmann, S., Degendorfer, C., Reitmayr, G., & Schmalstieg, D. (2012). Sketching up the world: In situ authoring for mobile augmented reality. Personal & Ubiquitous Computing, 16(6), 623-630. doi: 10.1007/s00779-011-0430-0

Ranathunga, S., Cranefield, S., & Purvis, M. (2012). Identifying events taking place in Second Life virtual environments. Applied Artificial Intelligence, 26(1-2), 137-181. doi: 10.1080/08839514.2012.629559

Langlotz, T., Wagner, D., Mulloni, A., & Schmalstieg, D. (2012). Online creation of panoramic augmented reality annotations on mobile phones. IEEE Pervasive Computing, 11(2), 56-63. doi: 10.1109/MPRV.2010.69

Mann, S. L., Marshall, M. R., Woodford, B. J., Holt, A., & Williams, A. B. (2012). Predictive performance of Acute Physiological and Chronic Health Evaluation releases II to IV: A single New Zealand centre experience. Anaesthesia & Intensive Care, 40(3), 479-489.

Yong, S.-P., Deng, J. D., & Purvis, M. K. (2012). Novelty detection in wildlife scenes through semantic context modelling. Pattern Recognition, 45(9), 3439-3450. doi: 10.1016/j.patcog.2012.02.036

Quigg, R., Reeder, A. I., Gray, A., Holt, A., & Waters, D. (2012). The effectiveness of a community playground intervention. Journal of Urban Health, 89(1), 171-184. doi: 10.1007/s11524-011-9622-1

Ghandour, A., & Benwell, G. (2012). A framework of business recovery in the aftermath of a disaster. International Journal of Business Continuity & Risk Management, 3(3), 263-274. doi: 10.1504/IJBCRM.2012.050490

Hoermann, S., Franz, E. A., & Regenbrecht, H. (2012). Referred sensations elicited by video-mediated mirroring of hands. PLoS ONE, 7(12), e50942. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0050942

Regenbrecht, H. T., Franz, E. A., McGregor, G., Dixon, B. G., & Hoermann, S. (2012). Beyond the looking glass: Fooling the brain with the augmented mirror box. Presence [2011], 20(6), 559-576. doi: 10.1162/PRES_a_00082

Al-Issa, H., Regenbrecht, H., & Hale, L. (2012). Augmented reality applications in rehabilitation to improve physical outcomes. Physical Therapy Reviews, 17(1), 16-28. doi: 10.1179/1743288X11Y.0000000051

Ma, H., Schewe, K.-D., Thalheim, B., & Wang, Q. (2012). A formal model for the interoperability of service clouds. Service Oriented Computing & Applications, 6(3), 189-205. doi: 10.1007/s11761-012-0101-7

Purvis, M. K., & Purvis, M. A. (2012). Institutional expertise in the Service-Dominant logic: Knowing how and knowing what. Journal of Marketing Management, 28(13/14), 1626-1641. doi: 10.1080/0267257X.2012.742454

Hauber, J., Regenbrecht, H., Cockburn, A., & Billinghurst, M. (2012). The impact of collaborative style on the perception of 2D and 3D videoconferencing interfaces. Open Software Engineering Journal, 6. doi: 10.2174/1874107X01206010001

Regenbrecht, H., Hoermann, S., McGregor, G., Dixon, B., Franz, E., Ott, C., Hale, L., … Hoermann, J. (2012). Visual manipulations for motor rehabilitation. Computers & Graphics, 36(7), 819-834. doi: 10.1016/j.cag.2012.04.012

Jeffrey, L., Hegarty, B., Kelly, O., Penman, M., Coburn, D., & McDonald, J. (2011). Developing digital information literacy in higher education: Obstacles and supports. Journal of Information Technology Education: Research, 10, 383-413. doi: 10.28945/1532

Mark, A. F., & Whigham, P. A. (2011). Disturbance-induced changes in a high-alpine cushionfield community, south-central New Zealand. Austral Ecology, 36(5), 581-592. doi: 10.1111/j.1442-9993.2010.02193.x

Purvis, M. K., & Long, A. L. S. (2011). Affinities between multi-agent systems and service-dominant logic: Interactionist implications for business marketing practice. Industrial Marketing Management, 40(2), 248-254. doi: 10.1016/j.indmarman.2010.06.037

Langlotz, T., Degendorfer, C., Mulloni, A., Scall, G., Reitmayr, G., & Schmalstieg, D. (2011). Robust detection and tracking of annotations for outdoor augmented reality browsing. Computers & Graphics, 35(4), 831-840. doi: 10.1016/j.cag.2011.04.004

Hebecker, R., & Regenbrecht, H. (2011). Visual surveys with purposeful games. Information Design Journal, 19(3), 259-271. doi: 10.1075/idj.19.3.08heb

Deng, J. D., Purvis, M. K., & Purvis, M. A. (2011). Software effort estimation: Harmonizing algorithms and domain knowledge in an integrated data mining approach. International Journal of Intelligent Information Technologies, 7(3), 41-53. doi: 10.4018/jiit.2011070104

Loke, S.-K., Tordoff, J., Winikoff, M., McDonald, J., Vlugter, P., & Duffull, S. (2011). SimPharm: How pharmacy students made meaning of a clinical case differently in paper- and simulation-based workshops. British Journal of Educational Technology, 42(5), 865-874. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-8535.2010.01113.x

Deng, J. D., & Purvis, M. K. (2011). Multi-core application performance optimization using a constrained tandem queueing model. Journal of Network & Computer Applications, 34(6), 1990-1996. doi: 10.1016/j.jnca.2011.07.004

Harrison-Woolrych, M., Jamieson, S., Malik, M., Holt, A., & Herbison, P. (2011). Electronic capture of dispensing data by the New Zealand Intensive Medicines Monitoring Programme: A consultation study of community and hospital pharmacists. International Journal of Pharmacy Practice, 19(2), 136-139. doi: 10.1111/j.2042-7174.2010.00082.x

Cranefield, S., & Winikoff, M. (2011). Verifying social expectations by model checking truncated paths. Journal of Logic & Computation, 21(6), 1217-1256. doi: 10.1093/logcom/exq055

Dam, H. K., & Winikoff, M. (2011). An agent-oriented approach to change propagation in software maintenance. Autonomous Agent & Multi-Agent Systems, 23(3), 384-452. doi: 10.1007/s10458-010-9163-0

Morrison, A., Mulloni, A., Lemmelä, S., Oulasvirta, A., Jacucci, G., Peltonen, P., … Regenbrecht, H. (2011). Collaborative use of mobile augmented reality with paper maps. Computers & Graphics, 35(4), 789-799. doi: 10.1016/j.cag.2011.04.009

Ghandour, A., Benwell, G., & Deans, K. R. (2011). Measuring the performance of eCommerce websites: An owner’s perspective. Pacific Asia Journal of the Association for Information Systems, 3(1), 1-27.

Aderohunmu, F. A., Deng, J. D., & Purvis, M. K. (2011). Enhancing clustering in wireless sensor networks with energy heterogeneity. International Journal of Business Data Communications & Networking, 7(4), 18-31. doi: 10.4018/jbdcn.2011100102

Savarimuthu, B. T. R., & Cranefield, S. (2011). Norm creation, spreading and emergence: A survey of simulation models of norms in multi-agent systems. Multiagent & Grid Systems, 7(1), 21-54. doi: 10.3233/MGS-2011-0167

Ma, H., Schewe, K.-D., & Wang, Q. (2011). Cloud warehousing. Journal of Universal Computer Science, 17(8), 1183-1201. doi: 10.3217/jucs-017-08-1183

Dick, G., & Whigham, P. A. (2011). Weighted local sharing and local clearing for multimodal optimisation. Soft Computing, 15, 1707-1721. doi: 10.1007/s00500-010-0612-0

Savarimuthu, B. T. R., Cranefield, S., Purvis, M. A., & Purvis, M. K. (2010). Obligation norm identification in agent societies. Journal of Artificial Societies & Social Simulation, 13(4). Retrieved from

Ebadi, T., Purvis, M., & Purvis, M. (2010). A framework for facilitating cooperation in multi-agent systems. Journal of Supercomputing, 51(3), 393-417. doi: 10.1007/s11227-009-0372-8

Whigham, P. A., & Dick, G. (2010). Implicitly controlling bloat in genetic programming. IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, 14(2), 173-190. doi: 10.1109/tevc.2009.2027314

Quigg, R., Gray, A., Reeder, A. I., Holt, A., & Waters, D. L. (2010). Using accelerometers and GPS units to identify the proportion of daily physical activity located in parks with playgrounds in New Zealand children. Preventive Medicine, 50, 235-240. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2010.02.002

Furtado, V., Ayres, L., de Oliveira, M., Vasconcelos, E., Caminha, C., D'Orleans, J., & Belchior, M. (2010). Collective intelligence in law enforcement: The WikiCrimes system. Information Sciences, 180(1), 4-17. doi: 10.1016/j.ins.2009.08.004

Deng, J. D. (2010). Controlling chaotic associative memory for multiple pattern retrieval. Cognitive Computation, 2(4), 257-264. doi: 10.1007/s12559-010-9043-6

McKay, R. I., Hoai, N. X., Whigham, P. A., Shan, Y., & O'Neill, M. (2010). Grammar-based genetic programming: A survey. Genetic Programming & Evolvable Machines, 11, 365-396. doi: 10.1007/s10710-010-9109-y

Ghandour, A., Benwell, G., & Deans, K. (2010). Measuring eCommerce website success. Interdisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research in Business, 1(12), 21-41.

Chhanabhai, P. N., & Holt, A. (2010). The disparity information and communication technology for developing countries has in the delivery of healthcare information. Open Medical Informatics Journal, 4, 195-201.

Mann, S. L., Marshall, M. R., Holt, A., Woodford, B., & Williams, A. B. (2010). Illness severity scoring for Intensive Care at Middlemore Hospital, New Zealand: Past and future. New Zealand Medical Journal, 123(1316). Retrieved from

Wolfe, H. B. (2010). Mobile phone security: An update. TSCM Journal, 1(3), 1-14.

Chhanabhai, P., Holt, A., & Benwell, G. (2010). Why talk when you can text? Gen Y's medium for sharing health information. Health Care & Informatics Review Online, 14(2), 17-26.

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Journal - Research Other

Kobayashi, S., Falcón, L., Fraser, H., Braa, J., Amarakoon, P., Marcelo, A., & Paton, C. (2021). Using open source, open data, and civic technology to address the COVID-19 pandemic and infodemic. Yearbook of Medical Informatics. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1055/s-0041-1726488

Fernandez-Luque, L., Kushniruk, A. W., Georgiou, A., Basu, A., Petersen, C., Ronquillo, C., Paton, C., … Zhu, X. (2021). Evidence-based health informatics as the foundation for the COVID-19 response: A joint call for action. Methods of Information in Medicine. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1055/s-0041-1726414

Zhang, H., & Deng, J. D. (2020). Design and management solutions to emergent networking technologies. International Journal of Parallel, Emergent & Distributed Systems. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/17445760.2020.1767102

Malgaonkar, S., Licorish, S. A., & Savarimuthu, B. T. R. (2020). Understanding requirements prioritisation: Literature survey and critical evaluation. IET Software, 14(6), 607-622. doi: 10.1049/iet-sen.2019.0215

Rees, G. H., Crampton, P., Gauld, R., & MacDonell, S. (2018). New Zealand's health workforce planning should embrace complexity and uncertainty. New Zealand Medical Journal, 131(1477), 109-115. Retrieved from

Wolfe, H. B. (2017). The mobile phone as surveillance device: Progress, perils, and protective measures. Computer, 50(11), 50-58. doi: 10.1109/mc.2017.4041351

Whigham, P. A. (2014). Wolfgang Banzhaf: Genetic programming and emergence. Genetic Programming & Evolvable Machines, 15(1), 99-101. doi: 10.1007/s10710-013-9204-y

Bellot, P., Chappell, T., Doucet, A., Geva, S., Kamps, J., Kazai, G., … Trotman, A., & Wang, Q. (2012). Report on INEX 2011. ACM SIGIR Forum, 46(1), 33-42.

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Journal - Professional & Other Non-Research Articles

Broll, W., Regenbrecht, H., & Swan, II, J. E. (2018). Message from the ISMAR 2017 Science and Technology program chairs and guest editors. IEEE Transactions on Visualization & Computer Graphics, 24(7), 2266-2267. doi: 10.1109/TVCG.2018.2823772

Wolfe, H. (2015). Editorial. INFOrm, 3, 7. [Editorial].

Moore, A., & Whigham, P. (2014). Special feature: Geographic information science and remote sensing. Journal of Spatial Science, 59(2), 235-236. doi: 10.1080/14498596.2014.922038

Wolfe, H. (2014). Editorial. INFOrm, 2, 7. [Editorial].

Quigg, R., Reeder, A. I., Gray, A., Waters, D., & Holt, A. (2013). Using GPS units and accelerometers to evaluate the effect of playground upgrades on the amount of child physical activity. Australasian Parks & Leisure, 16(1), 21-26.

Winikoff, M., Desai, N., & Liu, A. (2012). Principles and practice of multi-agent systems [Guest editorial]. Multiagent & Grid Systems, 8(2), 125-126. doi: 10.3233/mgs-2012-0188

Chhanabhai, P. N., & Holt, A. (2010). M-Health a ″silver bullet″ for the developing world [Comment]. Health Affairs, 29(2). Retrieved from