Associate Professor David Nichols
Associate Professor (Computer Science)
Qualifications: BSc(Hons) PhD Lancaster PGCertTT Waik CEng MBCS CITP
I received BSc(Hons) (1989) and PhD (1994) degrees in Computer Science from Lancaster University, UK. My PhD focused on Intelligent Learning Environments; after my PhD I was a post-doctoral researcher on digital libraries within the Computing Department at Lancaster.
In 2000/1 I was a visiting lecturer here at Waikato. In 2001/2002 I was a Visiting Lecturer in Digital Libraries at the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA.
My research interests include:
- Human-information interaction
- Digital Libraries
- Library & Information Science
- User Experience
Twidale, M. B., Nichols, D. M., & Lueg, C. P. (2021). Everyone everywhere: A distributed and embedded paradigm for usability. Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology, 1-13. doi:10.1002/asi.24465 Open Access version: https://hdl.handle.net/10289/14177
Twidale, M. B., & Nichols, D. M. (2019). Radical research honesty in a post-truth society. In Proc iConference 2019 (pp. 7 pages). Washington, DC, USA: iSchools. doi:10.21900/iconf.2019.103140 Open Access version: https://hdl.handle.net/10289/12456
Bainbridge, D., Nichols, D. M., Hinze, A., & Downie, J. S. (2019). Using the HTRC Data Capsule Model to promote reuse and evolution of experimental analysis of digital library data: a case study of topic modeling. In Proc 19th ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL 2019) (pp. 463-464). Champaign, IL, USA: IEEE. doi:10.1109/jcdl.2019.00124 Open Access version: https://hdl.handle.net/10289/12856
Toy-Cronin, B., Irvine, B., Nichols, D. M., Cunningham, S. J., & Tkacukova, T. (2018). Testing the promise of access to justice through online courts. International Journal of Online Dispute Resolution, 5(1-2), 39-48. doi:10.5553/ijodr/235250022018005102005 Open Access version: https://hdl.handle.net/10289/13107
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