LT  |  Liam Turner

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My research interests have primarily involved mobile and social computing; centered around how technology can be used to better understand human behaviour and what, when, how, and why information flows across networks of people.


Publication Year

, , & (). Reachable but not Receptive: Enhancing Smartphone Interruptibility Prediction by Modelling the Extent of User Engagement with Notifications. Pervasive and Mobile Computing.

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, , , , , & (). Intra-Group Tension under Inter-group Conflict: A Generative Model using Group Social Norms and Identity. In Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Cross-Cultural Decision Making. Springer.



, , , & (). Parameterising the Dynamics of Inter-Group Conflict from Real World Data. DAIS 2017 - Workshop on Distributed Analytics InfraStructure and Algorithms for Multi-Organization Federations, at IEEE SmartWorld Congress 2017.




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June 2014 - Present

The project involved exploring how users respond to incoming interruptions on a smartphone and whether inferences can be made between context awareness and the likelihood to respond.

[Project Page]
  • Interruptibility
  • Smartphone Notifications
  • Machine Learning
  • HCI
  • Ubiquitous Computing
  • Android
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COMSC Handbook

Aug 2014 - Oct 2014

A mobile application for Android and iOS written in Java, Swift and jQuery that dynamically adapts its structure to changes in remotely held student support resources.

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Undisclosed Computer Vision Project

Sep 2014 - Mar 2015

An Android application


Module Role Type Semester Year
InformaticsModule Leader & LecturerUGSpring16/17
Emerging TechnologiesLecturerUGSpring16/17
Mobile Development with AndroidInterim LecturerUGSpring16/17
Individual Final Year ProjectProject SupervisorUGSpring16/17
Dissertation (CMT400)Project SupervisorPGSummer16/17

Awards and Honors

Excellent Reviewer Recognition Ribbon

May 2017

Awarded by CHI'17 Senior Technical Programme Chair

Research Poster Award

Jan 2015

Awarded by Awarded by Cardiff School of Computer Science and Informatics

Research Presentation Award

June 2014

Awarded by Cardiff School of Computer Science and Informatics

Research Poster Award

Jan 2014

Awarded by Cardiff School of Computer Science and Informatics