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.


, , & (). Interruptibility Prediction for Ubiquitous Systems: Conventions and New Directions from a Growing Field. In Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing. ACM.

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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
Individual Final Year ProjectProject SupervisorUGSpring16/17
Security and ForensicsModule Leader & LecturerUGAutumn16/17
Fundamentals of Information SystemsModule Leader & LecturerUGSpring15/16

Awards and Honors

Research Poster Award

Jan 2015

Cardiff School of Computer Science and Informatics

Research Presentation Award

June 2014

Cardiff School of Computer Science and Informatics

Research Poster Award

Jan 2014

Cardiff School of Computer Science and Informatics

Cardiff University PhD Studentship

July 2013

Cardiff School of Computer Science and Informatics