Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Venue: PD206, FICT, UTAR Petaling Jaya Campus
Title: Towards an Acoustic Environmental Observatory
Professor Paul Roe received his MEng from the University of York in 1987 and his PhD from the University of Glasgow in 1991. He is currently a full professor in the Faculty of Science and Technology at QUT, in Brisbane Australia. At QUT he leads the Microsoft-QUT eResearch Centre, a collaboration between the Queensland State Government, Microsoft Research and QUT which is investigating smart tools for eResearch. Paul also chairs the QUT eResearch working party. He has published over 70 papers and received over $4M in competitive research funding. His research is focussed on smart tools which enable new forms and scales of research, particularly in the areas of distributed computing e.g. wireless sensors networks and end user programming languages.