Edinburgh Research Explorer

David Robertson

Vice-Principal & Head of College of Science & Engineering

  1. KBST: A Support Tool for Business Modelling in BSDM

    Chen-Burger, Y., Robertson, D., Fraser, J. & Lissoni, C., 1995, Proceedings of BCS Expert Systems-95. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  2. KICS: A Knowledge-Intensive Case-Based Reasoning System for Building Regulations and Case Histories

    Yang, S., Robertson, D. & Lee, J., 1993, Proceedings of 4th International Conference on AI and Law. ACM, p. 254-263 10 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  3. Knowledge Driven Phenotyping

    Wu, H., Wang, M., Zeng, Q., Chen, W., Nind, T., Jefferson, E., Bennie, M., Black, C., Pan, J. Z., Sudlow, C. & Robertson, D., 1 Dec 2019, (Accepted/In press) Digital Personalized Health and Medicine: Proceedings of MIE 2020. Pape-Haugaard, L. B., Lovis, C., Madsen, I. C., Weber, P., Nielsen, P. H. & Scott, P. (eds.). IOS Press, p. 1327-1328 2 p. (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; vol. 270).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  4. Knowledge Life-Cycle Management over a Distributed Architecture

    Schorlemmer, M., Potter, S., Robertson, D. & Sleeman, D., 2002, In: Expert Update. 5, 3, p. 2-19 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  5. Knowledge management using business process modeling and workflow techniques

    Kuo, H-L., Chen-Burger, Y-H. & Robertson, D., 2003, 18th International Joint conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), Workshop on Knowledge Management and Organizational Memories. 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  6. LSCitter: building social machines by augmenting existing social networks with interaction models

    Murray-Rust, D. & Robertson, D., 2014, Proceedings of the companion publication of the 23rd international conference on World wide web companion. ACM, p. 875-880 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  7. Layered Design of KBS from Specification to Hardware

    Robertson, D., Park, N. S. & Agusti, J., 1994, Proceedings of ECAI workshop on formal specification of knowledge-based systems. 15 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  8. Lightweight Formal Specification

    Robertson, D., 1995, Proceedings of ONR/ARPA/AFOSR/ARO/NSF workshop on Increasing the Practical Impact of Formal Methods for Software Architectures.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  9. Making Specification Design more Accountable

    Robertson, D. & Hesketh, J., 1994, Proceedings of ONR/ARPA/AFOSR/ARO/NSF workshop on Increasing the Practical Impact of Formal Methods for Computer-Aided Software Development. 7 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  10. Managing Ontological Constraints

    Kalfoglou, Y. & Robertson, D., 1999, Proceedings of the IJCAI-99 workshop on Ontologies and Problem-Solving Methods (KRR5). Benjamins, V. R. (ed.). CEUR Publications, Vol. 18. 13 p. 5

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  11. Mapping a Business Process Model to a Semantic Web Services Model

    Li, G., Chen-Burger, J. & Robertson, D., 2004, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Web Services. p. 746-749 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  12. Matchmaking and Brokering Multi-Party Interactions Using Historical Performance Data

    Lambert, D. & Robertson, D., 2005, Fourth International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-agent Systems.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  13. Metadata-driven Hypertext Content Publishing and Styling

    Bai, X., Haller, A., Klein, E. & Robertson, D., 2014, Proceedings of the Companion Publication of the 23rd International Conference on World Wide Web Companion. Republic and Canton of Geneva, Switzerland: International World Wide Web Conferences Steering Committee, p. 221-222 2 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  14. Mobile Widget Sharing by Mining Peer Groups

    Bai, X., Cheng, B. & Robertson, D., 2009, Proceedings of the First ESWC Workshop on Inductive Reasoning and Machine Learning on the Semantic Web. 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  15. Models of Interaction as a Grounding for Peer to Peer Knowledge Sharing

    Robertson, D., Barker, A., Besana, P., Bundy, A., Chen-Burger, Y-H., Dupplaw, D., Giunchiglia, F., van Harmelen, F., Hassan, F., Kotoulas, S., Lambert, D., Li, G., McGinnis, J., McNeill, F., Osman, N., de Pinninck, A., Siebes, R., Sierra, C. & Walton, C., 2009, Advances in Web Semantics I: Ontologies, Web Services and Applied Semantic Web. Dillon, T., Chang, E., Meersman, R. & Sycara, K. (eds.). Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 81-129 49 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 4891).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  16. Multi-agent Coordination Through Mutualistic Interactions

    Lurgi, M. & Robertson, D., 2011, Proceedings of the 12th International Workshop on Coordination, Organizations, Institutions and Norms in Agent Systems.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  17. Multi-agent Coordination as Distributed Logic Programming

    Robertson, D., 2004, Logic Programming: 20th International Conference, ICLP 2004, Saint-Malo, France, September 6-10, 2004. Proceedings. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 416-430 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 3132).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  18. Multi-level cooperative dialogue in intelligent front-ends

    Robertson, D., Jan 1991, In: Artificial Intelligence in Engineering. 6, 1, p. 17 - 21 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  19. NatureTime: Temporal Granularity in Simulation of Ecosystems

    Mota, E., Robertson, D. & Smaill, A., 1996, In: Journal of Symbolic Computation. 22, 5-6, p. 665-698 34 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  20. OKBook: Peer-to-peer community formation

    Bai, X., Vasconcelos, W. & Robertson, D., 30 May 2010, The Semantic Web: Research and Applications: 7th Extended Semantic Web Conference, ESWC 2010, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, May 30 – June 3, 2010, Proceedings, Part II. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 106-120 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 6089).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  21. On the Insufficiency of Ontologies: Problems in Knowledge Sharing and Alternative Solutions

    Correa da Silva, F. S., Vasconcelos, W. W., Robertson, D. S., Brilhante, V., Melo, A. C. V., Finger, M. & Agusti, J., 2002, In: Knowledge-Based Systems. 15, 3, p. 147-167 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  22. On the Relation Between Incidence Calculus and ATMS

    Liu, W., Bundy, A. & Robertson, D., 1 Nov 1993, Symbolic and Quantitative Approaches to Reasoning and Uncertainty: European Conference ECSQARU '93 Granada, Spain, November 8–10, 1993 Proceedings. Clarke, M., Kruse, R. & Moral, S. (eds.). Springer-Verlag GmbH, Vol. 747. p. 249-256 8 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 747).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  23. Ontology Extraction in Distributed Environments

    Sleeman, D., Potter, S., Robertson, D. & Schorlemmer, M., 2003, Knowledge Transformation for the Semantic Web. Omelayenko, B. & Klein, M. (eds.). IOS Press, Vol. 95. p. 80-91 12 p. (Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  24. Open Knowledge: Coordinating Knowledge Sharing Through Peer--to--Peer Interaction

    Robertson, D., Giunchiglia, F., van Harmelen, F., Marchese, M., Sabou, M., Schorlemmer, M., Shadbolt, N., Siebes, R., Sierra, C., Walton, C., Dasmahapatra, S., Dupplaw, D., Lewis, P., Yatskevich, M., Kotoulas, S., Perreau de Pinninck, A. & Loizou, A., 2008, Proceedings of Languages, Methodologies and Development Tools for Multi-agent Systems workshop. Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 1-18 18 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 5118).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  25. OpenKnowledge for Peer-to-peer Experimentation in Protein Identification by MS/MS

    Leung, S. W., Quan, X., Besana, P., Li, Q., Collins, M., Gerloff, D. & Robertson, D., 2011, In: Automated Experimentation. 3, 3, 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  26. Opportunistic Belief Reconciliation During Distributed Interactions

    Martin, P., Robertson, D. & Rovatsos, M., 2010, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems. International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, Vol. 1. p. 433-440 8 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  27. Peer-to-Peer Experimentation in Protein Structure Prediction: an Architecture, Experiment and Initial Results

    Quang, X., Walton, C., Gerloff, D., Sharman, J. & Robertson, D., 2007, Distributed, High-Performance and Grid Computing in Computational Biology: International Workshop, GCCB 2006, Eilat, Israel, January 21, 2007. Proceedings. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 75-98 24 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 4360).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  28. Pitfalls of Formality in Early System Design

    Robertson, D., 1998, Proceedings of the ARO/NSF Monterey Workshop on Increasing the Practical Impact of Formal Methods for Computer-Aided Software Development.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  29. Pitfalls of Formality in Early System Design

    Robertson, D., 2002, In: Science of Computer Programming. 42, 1, p. 29-38 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  30. Pragmatics in the Synthesis of Logic Programs

    Robertson, D. & Agusti, J., 1999, Logic-Based Program Synthesis and Transformation: 8th International Workshop, LOPSTR’98 Manchester, UK, June 15–19, 1998 Selected Papers. Flener, P. (ed.). Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 41-60 20 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 1559).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  31. Predicting pattern formation in embryonic stem cells using a minimalist, agent-based probabilistic model

    Wang, M., Tsanas, T., Blin, G. & Robertson, D., 1 Oct 2020, In: Scientific Reports. 10

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  32. Probabilistic Dialogue Models for Dynamic Ontology Mapping

    Besana, P. & Robertson, D., 2008, Uncertainty Reasoning for the Semantic Web I: ISWC International Workshops, URSW 2005-2007, Revised Selected and Invited Papers. da Costa, P., d'Amato, C., Fanizzi, N., Laskey, K., Laskey, K., Lukasiewicz, T., Nickles, M. & Pool, M. (eds.). Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 41-51 11 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 5327).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  33. Probing Attacks on Multi-agent Systems from Electronic Institutions

    Bijani, S., Robertson, D. & Aspinall, D., 2011, Declarative Agent Languages and Technologies IX: 9th International Workshop, DALT 2011, Taipei, Taiwan, May 3, 2011, Revised Selected and Invited Papers. Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 33-50 18 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 7169).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  34. Programming the social computer

    Robertson, D. & Giunchiglia, F., Mar 2013, In: Philosophical Transactions A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences. 371, 1987, 15 p., 20120379.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  35. Prolog Programming Techniques

    Brna, P., Bundy, A., Dodd, T., Eisenstadt, M., Looi, C. K., Pain, H., Robertson, D., Smith, B. & van Someren, M., Mar 1991, In: Instructional Science. 20, 2-3, p. 111-133 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  36. RDFa2: Lightweight semantic enrichment for hypertext content: Lightweight Semantic Enrichment for Hypertext Content

    Bai, X., Klein, E. & Robertson, D., 4 Dec 2011, The Semantic Web: Joint International Semantic Technology Conference, JIST 2011, Hangzhou, China, December 4-7, 2011. Proceedings. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 318-333 16 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 7185).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  37. RESPIRE: The National Institute for Health Research's (NIHR) Global Respiratory Health Unit

    Sheikh, A., Campbell, H., Balharry, D., Baqui, A. H., Bogaert, D., Cresswell, K., Cunningham, S., Dockerell, D., El Arifeen, S., Fletcher, M., Grant, M., Shariff Ghazali, S., Habib, G. M. M., Hazir, T., Isaac, R., Juvekar, S., Khoo, E. M., McKinstry, B., Morris, A., Nair, H. & 17 others, Norrie, J., Nwaru, B., Pinnock, H., Robertson, D., Saha, S. K., Salvi, S., Schwarze, J., Simpson, C., Sridhar, D., Stoddart, A., Weller, D., Whyte, M., Worth, A., Williams, S., Yusuf, O., Zumla, A. & Rudan, I., Dec 2018, In: Journal of Global Health. 8, 2, p. 020314

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialpeer-review

  38. Rapid Prototyping of Large Multi-Agent Systems Through Logic Programming

    Vasconcelos, W., Robertson, D., Sierra, C., Esteva, M., Sabater, J. & Wooldridge, M., 2004, In: Annals of Mathematics and Artificial Intelligence. 41, 2-4, p. 135-169 35 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  39. Realizing Agent Dialogues with Distributed Protocols

    McGinnis, J. & Robertson, D., 2004, Agent Communication: International Workshop on Agent Communication, AC 2004, New York, NY, USA, July 19, 2004, Revised Selected and Invited Papers. van Eijk, R. M., Huget, M-P. & Dignum, F. (eds.). Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 106-119 14 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 3396).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  40. Reasoning about Distributed Knowledge-Transforming Peer Interactions

    Schorlemmer, M. & Robertson, D., 2011, In: IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering. 23, 9, p. 1419-1431 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  41. Reasoning with Limited Unification in a Connectionist Rule-Based System

    Park, N. S., Robertson, D. & Stenning, K., 1 Jun 1994, Proceedings of ILP Workshop on Logic and Reasoning with Neural Networks.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  42. Recovering Incedence Functions

    Liu, W., Bundy, A. & Robertson, D. S., 1993, Symbolic and Quantitative Approaches to Reasoning and Uncertainty: European Conference ECSQARU '93 Granada, Spain, November 8–10, 1993 Proceedings. London, UK, UK: Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 241-248 8 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  43. Reliable and Accountable System Design

    Krause, P., Hesketh, J. & Robertson, D., 1997, In: Knowledge Engineering Review. 12, 3, p. 289-305 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  44. Representing Design Information and Safety Constraints

    Chung, P., Abbas, S. & Robertson, D., 1993, Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Industrial and Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence and Expert Systems. Gordon & Breach Science Publishers, p. 201-208 8 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  45. Representing Interaction of Agents at Different Time Granularities

    Mota, E. & Robertson, D., 1996, Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Temporal Representation and Reasoning. Key West, Florida: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 72-79 8 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  46. Representing the Structure of Reserve Selection Arguments Using Logic Programs

    Goldsborough, D. & Robertson, D., 1994, Proceedings of the Eighth Annual Symposium on Geographical Information systems. Sawayama, G. (ed.).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  47. Requirements Specification of Telecommunication Services Assisted by Case-Based Reasoning

    Funk, P. & Robertson, D., 1994, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Telecommunication Systems, Modelling and Analysis.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  48. Resilient peer communities

    Alexandru, C., Anderson, S., McKinstry, B., Ure, J. & Robertson, D., 2011, Resilience Engineering International Symposium. 7 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  49. Run-Time Model Checking of Interaction and Deontic Models for Multi-Agent Systems

    Osman, N., Robertson, D. & Walton, C., 2005, Proceedings of the Third European Workshop on Multi-agent Systems. p. 248-259 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution