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Newsletter Article:

C. Peoples, "Bridging the Digital Divide Using Personalized Service Level Agreements in the Internet of Things", 11 Nov. 2020.



Peer-reviewed Papers:

C. Peoples, Z. Tariq, A. Moore, M. Zoualfaghari & A. Reeves, "Using Process Mining to Formalise Service Level Agreement (SLA) Allocation," 7th IEEE Smart World Congress (SWC), to be presented October 2021.

C. Peoples, P. Kulkarni, K. Rabbani, A. Moore, M. Zoualfaghari, I. Ullah, "A Smart City Economy Supported by Service Level Agreements: A Conceptual Study into the Waste Management Domain," MDPI Smart Cities, June 2021.

A. McCurdy, C. Peoples, A. Moore, M. Zoualfaghari, "Waste Management in Smart Cities: A Survey on Public Perception and the Implications for Service Level Agreements," EAI Endorsed Transactions on Smart Cities, May 2021.

C. Peoples, "Creative Assessment Design on a Master of Science Degree in Professional Software Development," Journal of Computational Science Education, Vol. 12, Iss. 2, Feb. 2021.

C. Peoples, A. Moore, and M. Zoualfaghari, "A Review of the Opportunity to Connect Elderly Citizens to the Internet of Things (IoT) and Gaps in the Service Level Agreement (SLA) Provisioning Process," in the EAI Endorsed Transactions on Cloud Systems, Aug. 2020.

C. Peoples, "Creative Assessment Design on a Master of Science Degree in Professional Software Development," in Proc. of 3rd Workshop on Strategies for Enhancing HPC Education and Training (SEHET20), a Workshop of the Practice & Experience in Advanced Research Computing Conference Series, 27 Jul. 2020.

C. Peoples, "Research-based Education on a Master of Science Degree in Professional Software Development," in Computing in Science and Engineering Special Issue on Computational Science and Engineering Education in Different Countries, Vol. 22, Iss. 4, Jul-Aug. 2020; DOI: 10.1109/MCSE.2020.2977337.

C. Peoples, P. Kulkarni, M. Zoualfaghari, M. Abu-Tair, B. Wang, K. Rabbani, P. Morrow, A. Moore, J. Rafferty, and S. McClean, "A Review of IoT Service Provision to Assess the Potential for System Interoperability in an Uncertain Ecosystem," in Proc. of the 2019 IEEE Smart World Congress (SCI), Aug. 2019.

C. Peoples, M. Fisher, M. Abu-Tair, B. Wang, K. Rabbani, P. Morrow, J. Rafferty, A. Moore, and S. McClean, "Building Stakeholder Trust in Internet of Things (IoT) Data Services using Information Service Level Agreements (SLAs)," in Proc. of the IEEE World Forum on Internet of Things (WF-IoT), Apr. 2019.

D. Ward and C. Peoples, "The Development of an iOS Application for Gym Membership Management with Firebase Integration and Gamification Support," IEEE Potentials, Vol. 38, Iss. 3, May/June 2019; doi: 10.1109/MPOT.2018.2883356.

C. Peoples, "A Survey of the Ability of the Linux Operating System to Support Online Game Execution," Open Journal of Web Technologies, 6(1), pp. 1-15, 2019.

S. Frazier-Roberts and C. Peoples, "The Design of a Gamification Algorithm in a Music Practice Application", Open Journal of Web Technologies, 6(1), pp. 16-30, 2019.

C. Peoples, "A Standardizable Network Architecture Supporting Interoperability in the Smart City Internet of Things", in Proc. of 3rd EAI International Conference on Interoperability in IoT, 7 Nov 2017.

D. O'Neill and C. Peoples, "A Web-based Portal for Assessing Citizen Wellbeing," IT Professional, Apr. 2017, pp. 24-30; doi: 10.1109/MITP.2017.17.

D. O'Neill and C. Peoples, "Using IT to Monitor Well-being and City Experiences," IEEE Potentials, Nov. 2016, pp. 29-34; doi: 10.1109/MPOT.2016.2555518.

C. Peoples and M. Hetherington, "The Cloud Afterlife: Managing your Digital Legacy," in Proc. of the IEEE International Symposium on Technology and Society, Nov. 2015, pp. 1-7; ISBN: 978-1-4799-8283-7.

C. Peoples, G. Parr, B. Scotney, S. Sarangi and S. Kar, "Profiling User Behaviour for Efficient and Resilient Cloud Management," in Proc. of International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI), September 2014.

C. Peoples, G. Parr, B. Scotney, S. Sarangi and S. Kar, "Application Resource and Activity Footprinting to Influence Management in Next Generation Clouds," in Proc. of the 20th National Conference on Communications (NCC), 1st March, 2014, pp. 1-6.

C. Peoples, A. Oredope, G. Parr and K. Moessner, "The Standardisation of Cloud Computing: Trends in the State-of-the-Art and Management Issues for the Next Generation of Cloud," in Proc. of the Science and Information Conference, Oct. 2013, pp. 902-911; INSPEC Accession Number: 13899578.

C. Peoples, G. Parr, S. McClean, P. Morrow and B. Scotney, "Energy Aware Scheduling across 'Green' Cloud Data Centres," in Proc. of IFIP/IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Network Management, May 2013, pp. 876-879; Print ISBN: 978-1-4673-5229-1.

A. Oredope, A. McConnell, C. Peoples, R. Singh, T. A. Gonsalves, K. Moessner, and G. Parr, "Cloud Services in Mobile Environments - The IU-ATC UK-India Mobile Cloud Proxy Function," in Proc. of the 19th European Wireless Conference, Apr. 2013, pp. 1-7; Print ISBN: 978-3-8007-3498-6.

C. Peoples, G. Parr, S. McClean, B. Scotney and P. Morrow, "Performance Evaluation of Green Data Centre Management supporting Sustainable Growth of the Internet of Things," in Elsevier Journal of Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory, 31 Jan. 2013, pp. 221-242; doi: 10.1016/j.simpat.2012.12.008.

. Peoples, G. Parr, S. McClean, B. Scotney, P. Morrow, S. K. Chaudhari and R. Theja, "An Energy Aware Network Management Approach using Server Profiling in 'Green' Clouds," in Proc. of 2nd Symposium on Network Cloud Computing and Applications, Dec. 2012, pp. 17-24; doi: 10.1109/NCCA.2012.17.

C. Peoples, G. Parr and S. McClean, "Context-Aware Characterisation of Energy Consumption in Data Centres," in Proc. of 3rd IFIP/IEEE International Workshop on Management of the Future Internet (ManFI) 2011, Dublin, May 2011, pp. 1250-1257; doi: 10.1109/INM.2011.5990573.

C. Peoples, G. Parr, A. Schaeffer-Filho and A. Mauthe, "Towards the Simulation of Energy-Efficient Resilience Management," in Proc. of 4th International ICST Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques, Barcelona, Mar. 2011, pp. 1-6; ISBN: 978-1-936968-00-8.

C.Peoples, G. Parr, B. Scotney and A. Moore, "Autonomic Context-Aware Management in Interplanetary Communications Systems," IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Magazine, Vol. 26, No. 2, Feb. 2011, pp. 26-33; doi: 10.1109/MAES.2011.5739487.

C.Peoples, G. Parr and S. McClean, "Energy-Aware Data Centre Management," in Proc. 17th National Conference on Communications, India, Jan. 2011; doi: 10.1109/NCC.2011.5734700.

C.Peoples, G. Parr, B. Scotney and A. Moore, "Operational Performance of the Context-Aware Broker (CAB): A Communication and Management System for Delay-Tolerant Networks (DTNs)," in Proc. 2nd IEEE Int. Conf. on Advances in Satellite and Space Communications, Jun. 2010, pp. 128-133; doi: 10.1109/SAPCOMM.2010.28.

C.Peoples, G. Parr, B. Scotney and A. Moore, "A Context-Aware Policy-Based Framework for Self-Management in Delay-Tolerant Networks (A Case Study for Deep Space Exploration)," in IEEE Communications Magazine Network and Service Management Series, Jul. 2010, pp. 102-109; doi: 10.1109/MCOM.2010.5496885.

PhD Thesis (under the supervision of: G. Parr, B. Scotney and A. Moore), "SPACE-IP: Context-Aware QoS Provisioning for Long-Distance Networks and Delay-Sensitive Applications", (initially submitted: 31st March 2009; resubmitted: 21st August 2009; hard-back version submitted: 29th September 2009; graduation: 15th December 2009).

L. Wood, C.Peoples, G. Parr, B. Scotney and A. Moore, "TCP's Protocol Radius: the Distance where Timers Prevent Communication", in Proc. 3rd International Workshop on Satellite and Space Communications, Sep. 2007, pp. 163-167; doi: 10.1109/IWSSC.2007.4409409.

C.Peoples, G. Parr, B. Scotney and A. Moore, "A Reconfigurable Context-Aware Protocol Stack for Interplanetary Communication", in Proc. 3rd International Workshop on Satellite and Space Communications, Dep. 2007, pp. 281-285; doi: 10.1109/IWSSC.2007.4409431.

R. Beck, C.Peoples, G. Parr, B. Scotney, A. Moore, K. Hinkel, et al, "GPSDTN: Predictive-Velocity-Enabled Delay-Tolerant Networks for Arctic Research and Sustainability", in Proc. 2nd IEEE International Conference on Internet Monitoring and Protection, Jul. 2007, pp. 34-44; doi: 10.1109/ICIMP.2007.20. 61-69.

C.Peoples, G. Parr, B. Scotney, A. Moore and P. Dini, "Bringing IPTV to the Market through Differentiated Service Provisioning", International Journal of Computers, Communications and Control, Volume 1, 2006, pp. 61-69.

C.Peoples, G. Parr, B. Scotney, A. Moore and P. Dini, "Improving the Performance of Asynchronous Communication in Long-Distance Delay-Sensitive Networks through the Development of Context-Aware Architectures", in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Autonomic and Autonomous Systems, Jul. 2006, pp. 49-59; doi: 10.1109/ICAS.2006.27.

MSc Telecommunications and Internet Systems Dissertation (under the supervision of: G. Parr), "Predicting Future Network Access Bandwidth Requirements in Northern Ireland", (September 2005).





Showcasing my Students' Work:

G. Byrd, "Immortal Bits: Managing Our Digital Legacies," IEEE Computer, Mar. 2016, pp. 100-103; doi: 10.1109/MC.2016.71.



Peer-reviewed Paper Presentations:

C. Peoples, "A Case Study into the Effectiveness of Personalised Tuition for Final Year Distance Students," to be presented at the Advance HE Teaching & Learning Conference 2020: Teaching in the Spotlight: Creative Thinking to Enhance the Student Experience: From Curriculum Design to Student Success, 9th July 2020.

C. Peoples, "Personalised Student Support Plans: Examining the Effectiveness of Support Recommendations made by Students" presented at the 9th eSTEeM Annual Conference: Informing Student Success - From Scholarship to Practice, 29 April 2020.

C. Peoples, "Research-based Teaching and Learning on a Master of Science Degree in Professional Software Development," presented at the Advance HE Teaching & Learning Conference 2018: Teaching in the Spotlight: Learning from the Global Community, 5th July 2018.

C. Peoples, "Creative Practical Programming Assignments on a Master of Science Degree in Professional Software Development," presented at the HEA STEM Conference on Creativity in Teaching, Learning and Student Engagement, 1 February 2018.





Peer-reviewed Book Chapters:

C. Peoples, A. Moore, M. Zoualfaghari, P. Kulkarni, M. Abu-Tair, "Customisable Service Level Agreement (SLA) Generator Platform using FCAPS Management to Enhance Quality of Experience (QoE) on Internet of Things (IoT)," in "Smart Cities Policies and Financing Handbook", to be published by Morgan Kaufmann (an imprint of Elsevier), Q3/Q4 2021.

D. Millward, N. Olaniyi and C. Peoples, "The New Normal: Cybersecurity and Associated Drivers for a Post-Covid-19 Cloud," published by Springer in 'Advances in Cybersecurity Management', June 2021.

C. Peoples, J. Rafferty, A. Moore and M. Zoualfaghari, "Managing Cybersecurity Events using Service Level Agreements (SLAs) by Profiling the People who Attack," published by Springer in 'Advances in Cybersecurity Management', June 2021.

C. Peoples, M. Abu-Tair, B. Wang, K. Rabbani, A. Moore, P. Morrow, J. Rafferty, S. McClean, M. Zoualfaghari, Z. Cui and P. Kulkarni, "A Multi-level Ontology to Manage Service Level Agreements in Smart Cities," published by Springer in 'Smart Cities: A Data Analytics Perspective, Jan. 2021.

C. Peoples, "Priority Activities for Smart Cities and the Infrastructure," in 'Solving Urban Infrastructure Problems using Smart Cities Technologies Handbook', Morgan Kaufmann (an imprint of Elsevier Inc.), Sep. 2020.

C. Peoples, "A Standardizable Network Architecture Supporting Interoperability in the Smart City Internet of Things," Part of the Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering book series (LNICST, Volume 242), Jul. 2018; DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-93797-7-5.

C. Peoples, G. Parr, S. McClean and P. Morrow (2012). "Green Networks and Communications". In S. Murugesan and G. R. Gangadharan (Eds.), Harnessing Green IT: Principles and Practices. Wiley-Blackwell. 28 September 2012.



Published Paper Reviews:

Review # CR146169, Published on 24th July 2018 for ACM Computing Reviews:
A, Shemshadi, Q. Sheng, Y. Qin, A. Sun, W. Zhang, L. Yao, "Searching for the Internet of Things: Where it is and What it looks like," in Personal and Ubiquitous Computing 21 (6), 2017, pp. 1097-1112.

Review # CR145434, Published on 19th July 2017 for ACM Computing Reviews:
L. Anthopoulos, M. Janssen, and V. Weerakkody, "Smart Service Portfolios: Do the Cities Follow Standards?," in Proc. of 25th Int. World Wide Web Conference Companion, Apr. 2016, pp. 357-362; doi: 10.1145/2872518.2888618.

Review # CR144380, Published on 3rd May 2016 for ACM Computing Reviews:
A. Zaslavsky and P. P. Jayaraman, "Discovery in the Internet of Things," in Ubiquity, an ACM publication, Oct. 2015, pp. 1-10; doi: 10.1145/2822529.

Review # CR143772, Published on 15th September 2015 for ACM Computing Reviews:
J. Bergh and S. Viaene, "Key Challenges for the Smart City: Turning Ambition into Reality," in Proc. of the 48th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Jan. 2015, pp. 2385-2394; doi: 10.1109/HICSS.2015.642.

Review # CR143644, Published on 23rd July 2015 for ACM Computing Reviews:
M. Burke and R. E. Kraut, "Growing Closer on Facebook: Changes in Tie Strength through SOcial Network Site Use," in Proc. of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 2014, pp. 4187-4196; doi: 10.1145/2556288.2557094.

Review #: CR142794, Published on 6th October 2014 for ACM Computing Reviews:
I. Faijari, N. Aitsaadi, M. Pioro, G. Pujolle, "A New Virtual Network Static Embedding Strategy within the Cloud's Private Backbone Network," in The International Journal of Computer and Telecommunications Networking 62, Apr. 2014, pp. 69-88; doi: 10.1016/j.comnet.2014.01.004.

Review #: CR142090, Published on 18th March 2014 for ACM Computing Reviews:
I. Hwang and M. Pedram, "Hierarchical Virtual Machine Consolidation in a Cloud Computing System," in Proc. of 6th Int. Conf. on Cloud Computing, Jul. 2013, pp. 196-201; doi: 10.1109/CLOUD.2013.79.

Review #: CR141628, Published on 9th October, 2013 for ACM Computing Reviews:
D. Perez-Botero, J. Szefer, R. Lee, "Characterizing Hypervisor Vulnerabilities in Cloud Computing Servers," in Proc. of Int. Workshop on Security in Cloud Computing, May 2013, pp. 3-10.

Review #: CR141421, Published on 1st August, 2013 for ACM Computing Reviews:
M. Shiraz, S. Abolfazli, Z. Sanaei, A. Gani, "A Study on Virtual Machine Deployment for Application Outsourcing in Mobile Cloud Computing," The Journal of Supercomputing, 63 (3): 946-964, 2013.

Review #: CR141112, Published on 5th April, 2013 for ACM Computing Reviews:
P. Bellavista, A. Corradi, M. Fanelli, L. Foschini, "A Survey of Context Data Distribution for Mobile Ubiquitous Systems," ACM Computing Surveys, 44 (4): 1-45, 2012.






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