Teaching in 2017
My research areas are databases and software engineering. I am in particular interested in:
- distributed databases,
- database programming,
- database design quality,
- web information systems,
- cloud computing, and
- service computing.
I am involved in international collaborations on service-oriented modelling and XML data modelling.
For a list of my recent publications, please see my publications
or the Publications Database
- Web Service Composition
- Service Location Allocation
- Translation of a Geographic Information System (GIS) Conceptual Model to the Relational Data Model
For details please visit projects
There is a PhD scholarship available on doing project on data-intensive service composition. For details please visit
I obtained a PhD in Information Systems from Massey University in 2008. Before I joined Victoria University of Wellington in 2008, I worked as an Assistant Lecturer at the Department of Information System at Massey University.