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  • Constraining XML transformations for personalised information presentation 

    Cawsey, Alison; Dempster, Euan W.; Pacey, Daniel; Williams, Howard; Marwick, David; MacKinnon, Lachlan M. (Springer, 2004)
    Through the use of different stylesheets it is possible to transform the information contained in XML documents and present it in different ways, for example to create personalised presentations. However, in doing so there ...
  • An experimental consideration of the use of the transrelational model for data warehousing 

    Gonzalez-Castro, Victor; MacKinnon, Lachlan M.; Marwick, David H. (Springer Verlag, 2006)
    In recent years there has been a growing interest in the research community in the utilisation of alternative data models that abandon the relational record storage and manipulation structure. The authors have already ...
  • A framework for work-based networked learning 

    McAndrew, P.; MacKinnon, Lachlan M.; Rist, R. (Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education, 2002)
    This article describes the development of a task-based framework for providing learning within the workplace using networked multimedia. A philosophy is adopted for the framework that builds on the recognition that tasks ...
  • 'Re-using an existing wheel' developing data architecture for cooperating autonomous and semi-autonomous, agent-based web services 

    MacKinnon, Lachlan M.; Bacon, Liz (Medknow Publications, 2009)
    This short position paper considers issues in developing Data Architecture for the Internet of Things (IoT) through the medium of an exemplar project, Domain Expertise Capture in Authoring and Development ?Environments ...
  • Tools for personalised presentation of information 

    Dempster, Euan W.; Pacey, Daniel; Williams, M. Howard; Cawsey, Alison; Marwick, David; MacKinnon, Lachlan M. (Springer Verlag, 2003)
    There is a growing interest in personalisation techniques due to the rapid expansion of information systems on the Internet and the increasing dependence on the latter for access to information and services. Personalisation ...
  • Using a distributed approach to retrieve and integrate information from heterogeneous distributed databases 

    El-Khatib, Hazem T.; Williams, M. Howard; Marwick, David H.; MacKinnon, Lachlan M. (Oxford University Press, 2002)
    With the current explosion of information accessible through the Internet, there is increasing interest in the problem of retrieval and integration of information from heterogeneous data sources. Much work has been done ...