Lecturer in the School of Computer Science at the University of Birmingham
Member of the Scientific Document Analysis Group
My research interests are on various aspects of scientific and historical document analysis, optical character and mathematical formula recognition, mathematical knowledge management, implementation technologies for web applications, theory and implementation of databases and file index structures.
Some of my papers can be found in my list of publications.
See my research page for more details.
My office hours and general availability is here.
Further information about modules I teach/taught is available:
I now maintain my list of final year and MSc project proposals in XML:
If you are interested, here is the XML file with its associated DTD file , which specifies the structure of the XML file, and the XSLT file used to do the translations from XML to HTML.
I am currently Director of Postgraduate Studies for the School.
Alan P. Sexton
University of Birmingham
School of Computer Science
Office: Second floor, room 239
Tel: +44 121 414 3703
Fax: +44 121 414 4281