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External Examiner Duties
2013
Mar

External Examiner - PhD: Understanding Participation Behaviour: Towards an Evaulation Framework for Participatory Systems

2013
Feb

 External Examiner - PhD: Development & Implementations of Virtual Reality for Decision-Making in Urban Planning and Building Design

 

2011
Jan

External Examiner - PhD: User Perceptions of System Attributes in Ubiquitous Monitoring: Toward a Model of Behavioural Intention

2010
Jan

External Examiner - PhD: An Investigation into a Distributed Virtual Environment for Real-Time Collaborative 4D Construction Planning and Simulation

2009
May

External Examiner - PhD: Soft Volume Simulation using a Deformable Surface Model

2009
Jan

External Examiner - PhD: Collaborative Mixed Realty Environment: An Application for Civil Engineering

2008
Jan

External Examiner - PhD: Creating a Virtual Training Environment for Traffic Accidents' Investigation for the Dubai Police Force

2004
Jun

External examiner - PhD: Multi-constraint information management and visualisation for collaboration planning and control in construction 

2002
Jan

External Examiner - PhD: Usability of Virtual Environments

2001
Jan

External examiner - PhD: The Structured Development of Virtual Environments: Enchancing Functinality and Interactivity

2000
Jan

External examiner - PhD: A framework for physically-based modelling

1999
Jun

External Examiner - PhD: Towards a Physical Model for Virtual Environments

1999
Jan

External Examiner - PhD: Distributed Virtual Environment for Large Scale Applications

1999
Jan

External Examiner - PhD: Distributed Virtual Environment for Large Scale Applications

1999
Jan

External Examiner - PhD: Distributed Virtual Environment for Large Scale Applications

Honours and Awards
1982
Commonwealth Scholarship to undertake postgraduate studies in UK (1982) (national selection open to all faculties)
1980
UNESCO Gold Medal Award for the best engineering student at the University of Moratuwa (1980) (Chosen from Mechanical, Electrical and Civil Engineering students).
1980
Kulchesthra Award as the best electronic engineering student (1980)
Industrial Collaboration and Exploitation
2019
I have also developed strong industrial links to support my research programmes. Examples of my key industrial partners are Rolls-Royce, BAE Systems, Airbus CIMPA, EADS (France), COWI (Denmark), Telecom Italia, British Telecom, O... more >>.
2013
Jan

With Manchester City Council (25K)

2013
Jan

With the BBC (38K).

2013
Jan

With Arup (5K).

2013
Jan

With Network Rail (46K).

2011
Jan

With Salford City Council

2006
Jan

With the Black Country Consortium (80K).

2004
I have established strong research links with a large number of key national and international research institutions. Some examples of such international research institutes are VTT (Finland), CSTB (France), LABEIN (Spain), TNO (... more >>.
Invited Papers and Lectures
2011
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2011
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2011
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2011
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2011
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2010
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2007
Oct
Keynote Speech at the 3rd International Conference on Advanced Research in Virtual and Rapid Prototyping, Leiria, Portugal, September 2007.
2007
Aug
Chair of the International Workshop on 'Supporting Future Urban Regeneration Projects with Advanced Virtual Reality Technology', Think Lab, University of Salford, July 2007.
2007
Chair of three session on 'Collaborative Workspaces for Complex Products', ICE Conference 2007, Sophia Antipolis
2007
Chair of the session on 'Collaborative Design, Engineering and Simulation', 3rd International Conference on Advanced Research in Virtual and Rapid Prototyping (VRAP2007)', September 2007, Leiria.
2006
Nov
Chair of the workshop on 'Future Maintenance Scenarios', October 2006, Salford.
2006
Nov
Keynote speech at the 3rd International Conference on Virtual City and Territory, 'Challenges in Creating Future Urban Planning Workspaces', October 2006, Bilbao, Spain.
2006
Nov
Chair of the workshop on 'Future Distributed Scenarios for Automotive Industry', October 2006
2005
Dec
Invited talk at the IBM Workshop on Deep Compute Visualisation, 'Workspaces of the Future', IBM Warwick, November 2005.
2005
Nov
Invited talk at the 'Multi-modal Interface' Session at the E-Challenges Conference, 'Novel Interfaces for Future CAD Environments', October 2005, Ljubljana, Slovania.
2005
Nov
Co-chair of 4D and VR Visualisation Workshop, Durham, October 2005
2005
Sep
Keynote Speech at the International Telework Conference, 'Collaborative Workspaces of the Future', Liverpool, August 2005
2005
Apr
Chair of the workshop on 'Advanced Virtual Prototyping', March 2005, Salford Quays, Salford.
2005
Apr
Invited talk at IBM workshop on Deep Compute Visualisation, 'Research at the Future Workspaces Research Centre, March 2005, France
2005
Mar
Chair of the FP6 Workshop on 'Strategies for the Design and Manufacture of New Products', February 2005, Brussels.
2005
Mar
Chair of the 'Innovation in Mobile Collaborative Workplaces' at the MOSAIC workshop, February 2005, Rome.
2004
Nov
Invited talk at the University of Aukland, 'Collaborative Workspaces of the Future', October 2004, Aukland, New Zealand.
2004
Jul
Chair of the Engineering@Work session at the AMI@Work Launch Event, June 2004, Brussels.
2004
Apr
Chair of the LifeCycleManagement@Work session at the AMI@Work Workshop, March, 2004, Brussels.
2003
Nov
Chair of two sessions on 'Collaborative Workspaces' at the e-challenge conference, Bologna, October 2003.
2003
Nov
Chair of two sessions on 'Collaborative Workspaces' at the e-challenge conference, Bologna, October 2003.
2003
Jun
Chair of the Workshop on 'Roadmap for Future Collaborative Workspaces', May 2003, Turino, Italy.
2003
Invited talk at the AVNET Workshop on Virtual Manufacturing & Assembly, June 2003, University of Warwick
2003
Invited speaker at the IST2003 conference Session on Multimodal Interfaces, Milan.
2002
Chair of the session on 'Future Workspaces' at the IST2002, Prague.
2001
Chair of the Industrial Sessions at the Eurographics Conference' 2001, Manchester.
2001
Session Chair of Concurrent Engineering'2001 on Virtual Prototyping, Los Angeles.
2000
Feb
Conference Chair of the Virtual Prototyping Conference, organised by VVECC, Salford, January 2000.
1999
Dec
Invited speaker at the Aeronautical Society Conference on 'Engineering Simulation', November 1999.
1999
Oct
Conference Chair of the UKVRSIG Conference, Salford, September 1999.
1999
Jul
Invited speaker at the DTI on 'Innovation in Building Construction', Bolton, June 1999.
Other Evidence of External Esteem
2019
Technical Manager of a multi-million pound European project involving over 22 key European research organisations and industries from aerospace, automotive and construction industries. The purpose of this project is to create a so... more >>.
2019
Established and led a regional research centre on Advanced Virtual Prototyping involving Salford, UMIST, Manchester and Lancaster Universities. (EPSRC/OST funded project)
2019
Core member of the management board of the INTUITION research network involving over 58 major research institutions in Europe. The purpose of the network is to create a virtual research centre for Europe, involving key research ... more >>.
2019
Leading an industrial project to create a urban planning platform for the Black Country region to materialise their 30 year vision. The partners of this project are Black Country Consortium, Ordnance Survey, University of Salford,... more >>.
2004
Jul
2003
Jan

Project (2003-2004) for delivering a European vision and a roadmap for creating collaborative workspaces of the future for aerospace, automotive and construction industries; involving 100 leading research and industrial or... more >>.

2003
Jan

Project (2003-2004) for delivering a European vision and a roadmap for creating collaborative workspaces of the future for aerospace, automotive and construction industries; involving 100 leading research and industrial or... more >>.

2000
Jul

July 2000 - July 2004: A Regional Centre involving the Universities of Salford, UMIST, Manchester & Lancaster. Funded by OST and EPSRC.

2000
Professor of Virtual Prototyping, School of Built Environment (RAE rating 6*), University of Salford. (since July 2000)
Other Research Activity
2019
Reviewer - EPSRC proposals
2019
Referee - The International Journal of Construction Information Technology
2019
Referee - Presence : Teleoperators and Virtual Environments Journal
2019
Referee - Computer Graphics Forum Journal
2019
Referee - HCII Conference
2019
Referee - Concurrent Engineering Conference
2000
Director of the Future Workspaces Research Centre, Information Systems Institute, University of Salford. (since July 2000) (http://www.avp.nicve.salford.ac.uk)
1997
Group Leader, Interactive Product Simulation Group (1997 - 2003)