Edinburgh Research Explorer

Mr. Terence Sloan

Group Manager

  1. 1990
  2. Analysis of GIS Performance on Parallel Architectures and Workstation-Server Systems

    Gittings, B., Dowers, S., Healey, R. G., Sloan, T. & Waugh, T. C., 1990, p. 555-561. 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  3. 1991
  4. Evaluating GIS performance in a multiprocessor environment

    Sloan, T., Dowers, S., Gittings, B., Healey, R. G. & Waugh, T. C., 1991, ESRC/NERC Joint Programme Geographical Information Handling Progess Reports 1990-1991. Mather, P. (ed.). Nottingham: Department of Geography, University of Nottingham, (ESRC/NERC Joint Programme Geographical Information Handling Progess Reports; vol. 1990-1991).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  5. GIS Performance Study

    Gittings, B., Healey, R. G., Sloan, T. & Waugh, T. C., 1991.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

  6. Managing The Corporate GIS: The Role of Massively Parallel Processing

    Healey, R. G., Gittings, B., Stuart, N. & Sloan, T., 1991.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

  7. SMP:- Benefits for GIS?

    Sloan, T., Dowers, S., Gittings, B., Healey, R. G. & Waugh, T. G., 1991, p. 75-81. 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  8. Determination of computing resource requirements for GIS processing in a workstation-server environment

    Healey, R. G., Dowers, S., Gittings, B., Sloan, T. & Waugh, T. C., 2 Apr 1991, p. 422-426. 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  9. 1992
  10. Turbo-charging your GIS: Dealing with performance issues.

    Gittings, B., Sloan, T., Healey, R. G. & Waugh, T. C., 1992.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

  11. Exploring GIS Performance Issues.

    Sloan, T., Dowers, S., Gittings, B., Healey, R. G. & Waugh, T. C., Aug 1992, p. 154-165. 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  12. 1993
  13. Meeting expectations: A View of GIS Performance Issues

    Gittings, B., Sloan, T., Healey, R. G. & Waugh, T. C., 1993, Geographical Information Handling - Research and Applications. Mather, M. P. (ed.). John Wiley & Sons Inc., p. 33-45 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  14. 1997
  15. Developing non-local iterative parallel algorithms for GIS on Cray T3D using MPI

    Clematis, A., Coda, A., Spagnuolo, M., Mineter, M. & Sloan, T., 1997, Recent Advances in Parallel Virtual Machine and Message Passing Interface: 4th European PVM/MPI User's Group Meeting Cracow, Poland, November 3-5, 1997, Proceedings. Bubak, M., Dongarra, J. & Wasniewski, J. (eds.). Springer-Verlag GmbH, Vol. 1332. p. 435 8 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science,).

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

  16. Using performance analysis to identify candidate operations for GIS software parallelization

    Sloan, T., Gittings, B. & Healey, R. G., Dec 1997, In : Transactions in GIS. 2, 4, p. 347-360 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. 1998
  18. Data Mining

    Parker, J., Sloan, T. & Yau, H., 1998, EPCC, University of Edinburgh. 21 p. (EPCC Technology Watch)

    Research output: Book/ReportOther report

  19. Exploiting Soft Computation in SMEs

    Sloan, T., Hall, H. J. & Hopcraft, R., 1998, p. 1524-1528. 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  20. Parallel Vector Data Input

    Sloan, T. & Dowers, S., 1998, Parallel Processing Algorithms for GIS. Healey, R., Dowers, S., Gittings, B. & Mineter, M. (eds.). Taylor & Francis, p. 151 28 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  21. Parallilising fuzzy queries for spatial data modelling on a Cray T3D

    Clematis, A., Coda, A., Spagnuolo, M., Spinello, S. & Sloan, T., 1998, APPLIED PARALLEL COMPUTING. Kagstrom, B., Dongarra, J., Elmroth, E. & Wasniewski, J. (eds.). BERLIN: Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 76-81 6 p.

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

  22. Vector to Raster Conversion

    Sloan, T., 1998, Parallel Processing Algorithms for GIS. Healey, R., Dowers, S., Gittings, B. & Mineter, M. (eds.). Taylor & Francis, p. 233 20 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  23. 1999
  24. Partitioning of vector-topological data for parallel GIS operations: Assessment and performance analysis

    Sloan, T. M., Mineter, M. J., Dowers, S., Mulholland, C., Darling, G. & Gittings, B. M., 1999, EURO-PAR'99: PARALLEL PROCESSING. Amestoy, P., Berger, P., Dayde, M., Duff, I., Fraysse, V., Giraud, L. & Ruiz, D. (eds.). BERLIN: Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 691-694 4 p.

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

  25. Towards Portable Parallel Algorithms for GIS Software

    Gittings, B., Sloan, T., Darling, G. & Mulholland, C., 1999, p. 42-48. 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

  26. 2000
  27. Extracting business benefit from operational data

    Sloan, T. M., Graham, P. J., Smyllie, K. & Lloyd, A. D., 2000, HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPUTING AND NETWORKING, PROCEEDINGS. Bubak, M., Williams, R., Afsarmanesh, H. & Hertzberger, B. (eds.). BERLIN: Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 477-486 10 p.

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

  28. The input, preparation, and distribution of data for parallel GIS operations

    Darling, G. J., Sloan, T. M. & Mulholland, C., 2000, EURO-PAR 2000 PARALLEL PROCESSING, PROCEEDINGS. Bode, A., Ludwig, T., Karl, W. & Wismuller, R. (eds.). BERLIN: Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 500-505 6 p.

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

  29. 2001
  30. UKHEC Report on Software Estimation

    Kavoussanakis, K., Sloan, T. & Simpson, A., Dec 2001, EPCC, University of Edinburgh. 23 p. (UKHEC)

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  31. 2003
  32. First Data Investigation on the Grid: FirstDIG

    Sloan, T., Carter, A. C., Graham, P., Unwin, D. & Gregory, I., 2003, Proceedings of UK e-Science All Hands Meeting Nottingham. Cox, S. (ed.). EPSRC , p. 287-289 3 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  33. 2004
  34. Applying grid technologies to distributed data mining

    Hume, A. C., Lloyd, A. D., Sloan, T. M. & Carter, A. C., 2004, GRID AND COOPERATIVE COMPUTING GCC 2004, PROCEEDINGS. JIn, H., Pan, Y., Xiao, N. & Sun, J. (eds.). BERLIN: Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 696-703 8 p.

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

  35. 2005
  36. Enabling Access to Federated Grid Databases: An OGSA-DAI ODBC Driver

    Jackson, M., Lloyd, A. & Sloan, T., 2005, Jackson, M., Lloyd, A. and Sloan, T. Enabling Access to Federated Grid Databases: An OGSA-DAI ODBC Driver. Proceedings of UK e-Science All Hands Meeting, Nottingham, 19th-22nd September 2005.. 7 p.

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

  37. HPC-Europa: Towards uniform access to European HPC infrastructures

    Oleksiak, A., Tullo, A., Graham, P., Kuczynski, T., Nabrzyski, J., Szejnfeld, D. & Sloan, T., 2005, 2005 6th International Workshop on Grid Computing (GRID). NEW YORK: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 308-311 4 p.

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

  38. Linking e-Science capabilities for e-Social Science communities: extending the UK-Australia INWA project to the Chinese Academy of Sciences

    Lloyd, A., Nan, K., Qian, D., Sloan, T., Sun, Y. & Yan, B., 2005. 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  39. 2006
  40. From INWA to INCA: an international collaboration in eSocial Science

    Lloyd, A., Maxville, V., Sun, Y. & Sloan, T., 2006. 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  41. DESHL--Standards Based Access to a Heterogeneous European Supercomputing Infrastructure

    Sloan, T., Menday, R., Seed, T. P., Illingworth, M. & Trew, A., 6 Dec 2006, p. 91-91. 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

  42. 2007
  43. Submission Scripts for Scientific Simulations on DEISA

    Pringle, G. J., Sloan, T. M., Breitmoser, E., Bournas, O. & Trew, A. S., 2007, p. 705-711. 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  44. HPC-Europa single point of access as a framework for building science gateways

    Oleksiak, A., Tullo, A., Graham, P., Kuczynski, T., Nabrzyski, J., Szejnfeld, D. & Sloan, T., 25 Apr 2007, In : Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience. 19, 6, p. 851-866 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. 2008
  46. Access to resources in heterogeneous environments

    Sloan, T., 2008, DEISA Advancing Science in Europe. p. 84 2 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  47. Intercontinental Grids: an infrastructure for demand-driven innovation

    Lloyd, A. & Sloan, T., 2008.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  48. SPRINT: a new parallel framework for R

    Hill, J., Hambley, M., Forster, T., Mewissen, M., Sloan, T., Scharinger, F., Trew, A. & Ghazal, P., 2008, In : BMC Bioinformatics. 9, p. 558

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. 2010
  50. Optimization of a parallel permutation testing function for the SPRINT R package

    Petrou, S., Sloan, T., Mewissen, M., Forster, T., Piotrowski, M. & Dobrzelecki, B., 1 Jan 2010, p. 516-521. 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  51. SPRINT: a Simple Parallel INTerface to High Performance Computing and a Parallel R Function Library.

    Mewissen, M., Forster, T., Sloan, T., Petrou, S., Piotrowski, M., Dobrzelecki, B., Ghazal, P., Trew, A. & Hill, J., Jul 2010, p. 105. 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

  52. SPRINT: data analysis in minutes, not days

    Sloan, T., Oct 2010, 1 p. Edinburgh : EPCC, University of Edinburgh.

    Research output: Other contribution

  53. 2011
  54. Optimization of a parallel permutation testing function for the SPRINT R package

    Petrou, S., Sloan, T. M., Mewissen, M., Forster, T., Piotrowski, M., Dobrzelecki, B., Ghazal, P., Trew, A. & Hill, J., 2011, In : Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience. 23, 17, p. 2258-2268 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  55. A parallel random forest classifier for R

    Mitchell, L., Sloan, T., Mewissen, M., Ghazal, P., Forster, T., Piotrowski, M. & Trew, A. S., 1 Jan 2011, p. 1-6. 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  56. Intercontinental Grids: an infrastructure for demand-driven innovation

    Lloyd, A. & Sloan, T., Jun 2011, In : Journal of Grid Computing. 9, 2, p. 185-200 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  57. Optimisation and parallelisation of the partitioning around medoids function in R

    Piotrowski, M., Forster, T., Dobrezelecki, B., Sloan, T., Mitchell, L., Ghazal, P., Mewsissen, M., Petrou, S., Trew, A. & Hill, J., 1 Jul 2011, p. 707-713. 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  58. Optimization of a parallel permutation testing function for the SPRINT R package

    Petrou, S., Sloan, T., Mewissen, M., Forster, T., Piotrowski, M., Dobrzelecki, B., Ghazal, P., Trew, A. & Hill, J., 10 Dec 2011, In : Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience. 23, 17, p. 2258-2268 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  59. 2012
  60. A Pedestrian View of the Roads to Open Access: Understanding Workflows to Enrich Infrastructure

    Burnhill, P., de Castro Martin, P., Dorward, A. & Sloan, T., Aug 2012, EDINA, University of Edinburgh. 8 p. (UKRepositoryNet+)

    Research output: Book/ReportOther report

  61. Sharing High Performance Computing, Data Intensive Computing and Novel Computing Resources across Scottish HEIs: ERCPool D-2 Report

    Sloan, T., Nowell, J. & Tullo, A., 18 Oct 2012, EPCC, University of Edinburgh. 26 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportOther report

  62. 2013
  63. Exploiting Parallel R in the Cloud with SPRINT

    Piotrowski, M., Mcgilvary, G., Sloan, T. M., Mewissen, M., Lloyd, A., Forster, T., Mitchell, L., Ghazal, P. & Hill, J., Jan 2013, In : Methods of Information in Medicine. 52, 1, p. 80-90 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  64. SPRINT v1.0.4 Software Release

    Troup, E., Mitchell, L., Sloan, T., Robertson, K., Forster, T. & Ghazal, P., Jan 2013

    Research output: Non-textual formSoftware

  65. SPRINT: taking biomedical analysis from the desktop to supercomputers and the cloud

    Sloan, T., Jun 2013, 1 p. Edinburgh : EPCC, University of Edinburgh.

    Research output: Other contribution

  66. Embedded systems for global e-Social Science: Moving computation rather than data

    Lloyd, A., Sloan, T., Antonioletti, M. & Mcgilvary, G., Jul 2013, In : Future Generation Computer Systems. 29, 5, p. 1120-1129 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  67. SPRINT v1.0.5 Software Release

    Troup, E., Forster, T., Sloan, T., Cebamanos, L. & Ghazal, P., Nov 2013

    Research output: Non-textual formSoftware

  68. Exploring ʻinvisibilityʼ in Chinaʼs Digital Economy

    Lloyd, A., Antonioletti, M., Sloan, T. & Barnard, Y., 3 Nov 2013. 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  69. 2014
  70. Using global research infrastructure with big (commercial) data: Modelling consumer behaviour in China

    Lloyd, A. D., Li, P. H. W., Antonioletti, M. A. & Sloan, T. M., 1 Jan 2014, Proceedings - International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks, ICCCN. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 6911844

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

  71. Parallel classification and feature selection in microarray data using SPRINT

    Mitchell, L., Sloan, T. M., Mewissen, M., Ghazal, P., Forster, T., Piotrowski, M. & Trew, A., Mar 2014, In : Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience. 26, 4, p. 854-865 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  72. SPRINT v1.0.6 Software Release

    Troup, E., Forster, T., Sloan, T., Ghazal, P. & Cebamanos, L., Jun 2014

    Research output: Non-textual formSoftware

  73. Using SPRINT and parallelised functions for analysis of large data on multi-core Mac and HPC platforms

    Troup, E., Forster, T., Sloan, T., Cebamanos, L. & Ghazal, P., 1 Jul 2014, The R User Conference 2014. Los Angeles, p. 1 1 p.

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

  74. SPRINT v1.0.7 Software Release

    Troup, E., Ghazal, P., Sloan, T., Forster, T. & Cebamanos, L., 29 Sep 2014

    Research output: Non-textual formSoftware

  75. 2016
  76. Able but not willing? Exploring divides in Digital versus Physical payment use in China

    Lloyd, A., Antonioletti, M. & Sloan, T., 2016, In : Information Technology & People. 29, 2, p. 250 - 279

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  77. 2017