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Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Science and Engineering
  • Department of Computer Science and Technology

Summary

John Dixon is a computer science researcher, software developer, software engineer and teacher.

His current work at the University of Hull is conducted across undergraduate and Masters courses, and encompasses lecturing, support, mentoring and scholarship.

John completed his Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral studies at the University of Hull, where he specialised in C# and ad-hoc networking.

Industry roles have included working as a technical consultant, company director of the Learn to Lead CIC, junior developer producing software for the UK fire and rescue services, and software project manager, in charge of multi-million pound projects.

Conference Proceeding

Introducing the Emergency Propagated Reference Network (EPRN): A practical and efficient ad hoc network for emergency response

Dixon, J. W. D., & Grey, D. J. (2015). Introducing the Emergency Propagated Reference Network (EPRN): A practical and efficient ad hoc network for emergency response. In 8th International Conference on Computer Games, Multimedia and Allied Technology (CGAT 2015), 55-60. https://doi.org/10.5176/2251-1679_CGAT15.12

Postgraduate supervision

Dr Dixon welcomes applications in ad-hoc networks, MANETS, sensor networks, IoT, network protocols, low-power networking, and computer science education.