Rob Anderson | Research Software Engineer

Rob Anderson

I am a computer scientist working at Open Lab on the EPSRC MyPlace project. I previously developed a new template for Open Lab's App Movement platform for my final year dissertation. App Movement allows anyone to suggest an app idea to other users and if a proposal picks up enough momentum, the backers can then vote on the design of the app. Once it has been designed, the application is then generated and published to the App Store.


Streets for People: Engaging Children in Placemaking Through a Socio-technical Process
Peacock S, Anderson R, Crivellaro C, Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings

Associated Projects

  • Metro Futures
    The Tyne and Wear Metro has used the same trains since it opened in 1980, but these will soon need to be replaced. Nexus, which owns and manages the Metro collaborated with Open Lab to design methods and digital tools to involve more of Metro’s 40 m...
    August 30, 2011
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