Prof Robert Zimmer

Staff details

Position Professor (Head of Department)
Department Computing
Email r.zimmer (@gold.ac.uk)
Phone +44 (0)20 7717 2209
Prof Robert Zimmer

Areas of supervision

A.I., theorem proving with applications to hardware/software design & verification, safety-critical systems, humanities computing, digital multimedia with applications.

Publications

Book

Bachmann, Goetz; Lash, Scott and Zimmer, Robert. 2012. Metadata and media theory. (Forthcoming). SAGE Publications.

Book Section

Javaheri Javid, Mohammad Ali; Wajdi, Alghamdi; Zimmer, Robert and al-Rifaie, Mohammad Majid. 2016. A Comparative Analysis of Detecting Symmetries in Toroidal Topology. In: Y. Bi; S. Kapoor and R. Bhatia, eds. Studies in Computational Intelligence. (650) Cham: Springer, pp. 323-344. ISBN 978-3-319-33384-7

Javaheri Javid, Mohammad Ali; Blackwell, Tim; al-Rifaie, Mohammad Majid and Zimmer, Robert. 2016. Correlation Between Human Aesthetic Judgement and Spatial Complexity Measure. In: , ed. Evolutionary and Biologically Inspired Music, Sound, Art and Design. Springer Berlin Heidelberg.

Javid, Mohammad Ali Javaheri; Blackwell, Tim; Zimmer, Robert and Al-Rifaie, Mohammad Majid. 2015. Spatial Complexity Measure for Characterising Cellular Automata Generated 2D Patterns. In: , ed. Progress in Artificial Intelligence. Springer, pp. 201-212.

Javid Javaheri, Mohammad Ali; Zimmer, Robert; Ursyn, Anna and al-Rifaie, Mohammad Majid. 2015. A Quantitative Approach for Detecting Symmetries and Complexity in 2D Plane. In: , ed. Theory and Practice of Natural Computing. 9477 Springer International Publishing, pp. 150-160.

Jefferies, Janis K.; Zimmer, Robert and Srinivasan, Mandayam. 2008. Touch technologies and museum access. In: Helen J. Chatterjee, ed. Touch in Museums : Policy and Practice in Object Handling. Oxford: BERG, pp. 150-162. ISBN 9781847882387

Ursu, Marian F.; Cook, J.J.; Zsombori, Vilmos; Zimmer, Robert; Kegel, Ian; Williams, Doug; Thomas, M.; Wyver, John and Mayer, Harald. 2007. Conceiving ShapeShifting TV: A Computational Language for Truly-Interactive TV. In: Pablo Cesar, ed. Interactive TV: A Shared Experience: 5th European Conference, EuroITV 2007, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, May 24-25, 2007, Proceedings (Lecture Notes in ... Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI). Springer, pp. 96-106. ISBN 978-3540725589

Ursu, Marian F. and Zimmer, Robert. 2002. On the Notion of Compliance in Critiquing Intelligent Design Assistants: Representing Duty and Contrary-to-Duty Statements. In: , ed. Proceedings of Sixth International Conference on Information Visualisation; Symposium on Computer Aided Design, London, UK, 10-12 July 2002. IEEE Computer Society, pp. 644-649.

Ursu, Marian F. and Zimmer, Robert. 2002. Compliance in Critiquing Intelligent Design Assistants: Isomorphic Representation of General Norms and Exceptions. In: E Damiani, ed. Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems, Crema, Italy, 16-18 September 2002. IOS Press, pp. 98-104.

Article

Nikolaev, Nikolay; Smirnov, Evgueni; Stamate, Daniel and Zimmer, Robert. 2019. A Regime-Switching Recurrent Neural Network Model Applied to Wind Time Series. Applied Soft Computing, 80, pp. 723-734. ISSN 1568-4946

Javid, Mohammad Ali Javaheri; Alghamdi, Wajdi; Ursyn, Anna; Zimmer, Robert and Majid al-Rifaie, Mohammad. 2017. Swarmic approach for symmetry detection of cellular automata behaviour. Soft Computing, 21(19), pp. 5585-5599. ISSN 1432-7643

Javaheri Javid, Mohammed Ali; Blackwell, Tim M.; Zimmer, Robert and al-Rifaie, Mohammad Majid. 2016. Correlation Between Human Aesthetic Judgement and Spatial Complexity Measure. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 9596, pp. 79-91. ISSN 0302-9743

Javid Javaheri, Mohammad Ali; Blackwell, Tim M.; Zimmer, Robert and al-Rifaie, Mohammad Majid. 2016. Analysis of information gain and Kolmogorov complexity for structural evaluation of cellular automata configurations. Connection Science, 28(2), pp. 155-170. ISSN 0954-0091

Javid Javaheri, Mohammad Ali; Blackwell, Tim M.; Zimmer, Robert and al-Rifaie, Mohammad Majid. 2015. Spatial Complexity Measure for Characterising Cellular Automata Generated 2D Patterns. Progress in Artificial Intelligence: 17th Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence, EPIA 2015, Coimbra, Portugal, September 8-11, 2015. Proceedings, pp. 210-212.

Javaheri Javid, Mohammad Ali; al-Rifaie, Mohammad Majid and Zimmer, Robert. 2014. Detecting Symmetry in Cellular Automata Generated Patterns Using Swarm Intelligence. LNCS, 3rd International Conference on theTheory and Practice of Natural Computing (TPNC 2014), pp. 83-94.

Nikolaev, Nikolay; Boshnakov, Georgi N. and Zimmer, Robert. 2013. Heavy-tailed mixture GARCH volatility modeling and Value-at-Risk estimation. Expert Systems with Applications, 40(6), pp. 2233-2243. ISSN 0957-4174

Barth, Jenn; Brauer, Christopher and Zimmer, Robert. 2011. ‘Digital Interventions in Social Research’. Sociological Review, ISSN 0038-0261

Zimmer, Robert and Jefferies, Janis K.. 2007. Accessing material art through technologies of mediation and immediation. Futures, 39(10), pp. 1178-1190. ISSN 00163287

Jefferies, Janis K. and Zimmer, Robert. 2005. Letter from the Editors. Textile, 3(1), pp. 1-5. ISSN 1475-9756

Jefferies, Janis K. and Zimmer, Robert. 2004. Letter from the Editors. Textile, 2(3), ISSN 1475-9756

Ohene-Djan, James; Gorle, M.; Naqvi, S. and Zimmer, Robert. 2003. A personalisable electronic book for video-based sign language education. Educational Technology & Society, 6(4), pp. 86-99. ISSN 11763647

Zimmer, Robert. 2003. Abstraction in art with implications for perception. Philosophical Transactions of The Royal Society B Biological Sciences, 358(1435), pp. 1285-1291. ISSN 09628436

Project

Zimmer, Robert. 11/15/2007 Culture Mining: Time-based cultural documents and online audio/video (re)search tools.

Jefferies, Janis K.; Zimmer, Robert; Srinivisan, Prof. and Weston, Helen. 2007. Series of haptics projects.

Show/Exhibition

Zimmer, Robert and Shoben, Andrew. 2012. Experiments (Taste). In: "Exhibition and Poster Campaign", Menier Chocolate Factory, London, United Kingdom.

Zimmer, Robert and Shoben, Andrew. 2009. Words. In: "BBC Free Thinking Festival", Gateshead, United Kingdom.

Zimmer, Robert and Shoben, Andrew. 2005. Bins and Benches. In: "Bins and Benches", The Junction, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 8/3/2005 - 1/1/2007.

Art Object

Zimmer, Robert and Shoben, Andrew. 2012. Signs.

Conference or Workshop Item

Javid, Mohammad Ali Javaheri; al-Rifaie, Mohammad Majid and Zimmer, Robert. 2015. 'Swarm intelligence approach in detecting spatially-independent symmetries in cellular automata'. In: SAI Intelligent Systems Conference (IntelliSys), 2015. London, United Kingdom.

Javid, Mohammad Ali Javaheri; al-Rifaie, Mohammad Majid and Zimmer, Robert. 2015. 'An Informational Model for Cellular Automata Aesthetic Measure'. In: The AISB15's 2nd International Symposium on Computational Creativity (CC2015). University of Kent, Canterbury,, United Kingdom.

Javid, Mohammad Ali Javaheri; Blackwell, Tim; Zimmer, Robert and al-Rifaie, Mohammad Majid. 2015. 'Information gain measure for structural discrimination of cellular automata configurations'. In: Computer Science and Electronic Engineering Conference (CEEC), 2015 7th. Essex, United Kingdom.

Digital

Zimmer, Robert and Shoben, Andrew. 2013. Sense Challenge.

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