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    • Action semantics of unified modeling language 

      Yang, Mikai (Heriot-Watt University Mathematical and Computer Sciences, 2009-07)
      The Uni ed Modeling Language or UML, as a visual and general purpose modeling language, has been around for more than a decade, gaining increasingly wide application and becoming the de-facto industrial standard for ...
    • Framework for knowledge management 

      Zia, Imran (Heriot-Watt University Mathematical and Computer Sciences, 2015-11)
      This thesis studies the underlying processes of Knowledge Management (KM) and proposes a generic framework for knowledge management that is appli- cable to real-life case studies. We define KM as gathering, refining, ...
    • Requirement elicitation for enterprise information systems : a process based on meta-model of Zachman framework developed using ontologies 

      Chen, Zhuozhi (Heriot-Watt University Mathematical and Computer Science, 2011-05)
      An enterprise information system distinguishes itself from other types of software as it is developed to facilitate the operation of an organization hence its requirement reflects its strategies, plans, organizations, ...
    • Skill-based reconfiguration of industrial mobile robots 

      Angerer, Stefanie (Heriot-Watt University Mathematical and Computer Sciences, 2012-05)
      Caused by a rising mass customisation and the high variety of equipment versions, the exibility of manufacturing systems in car productions has to be increased. In addition to a exible handling of production load ...
    • Understanding iconography : a method to allow rich picture interpretation to improve 

      Berg, Tessa (Heriot-Watt University Mathematical and Computer Science, 2014-01)
      Information Systems for complex situations often fail to adequately deliver quality and suitability. One reason for this failure is an inability to identify comprehensive user requirements. Seldom do all stakeholders, ...