Associate Professor Peter Sutton

Associate Professor

School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

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p.sutton@uq.edu.au
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Overview

Associate Professor Peter Sutton's research interests are in Engineering Education, Embedded Computing Systems and Reconfigurable Computing

Associate Professor Peter Sutton has worked, studied and taught in the area of computer systems since completing his undergraduate studies in 1990. His particular research interests are in Engineering Education, Embedded System Design Software, Electronic Design Automation, and Reconfigurable Computing Systems.

Research Interests

  • Engineering Education
  • Embedded System Development
  • Reconfigurable Computer Systems

Qualifications

  • GCEd, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Science, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) Computer Systems, The University of Queensland
  • Master of Science, Carnegie Mellon University
  • PhD, Carnegie Mellon University

Publications

  • Bergmann, Neil, O'Shea, Peter, Terrill, Philip and Sutton, Peter (2013). An evidence-based approach to designing a first year Electrical Engineering Course. AAEE 2013: 24th Annual Conference of the Australasian Association for Engineering Education, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia, 8-11 December 2013. Nathan, QLD, Australia :Griffith School of Engineering, Griffith University.

  • Fenwick, Joel and Sutton, Peter (2012). Using quicksand to improve debugging practice in post-novice level students. Fourteenth Australasian Computing Education Conference (ACE2012), Melbourne, Australia, 30 January - 2 February 2012. Sydney, Australia :Australian Computer Society.

  • Crosthwaite, Peter, Williams, John and Sutton, Peter (2011). A unified emulation/simulation environment for reconfigurable system-on-chip development. 2011 International Conference on Field-Programmable Technology, New Dehli, India, 12-14 December 2011. Piscataway, NJ, United States :IEEE. doi: 10.1109/FPT.2011.6132690

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Available Projects

  • I'm interested in many aspects of Engineering and Computer Science Education, particularly technology-enhanced learning. Contact me to discuss ideas!

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Publications

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PhD and MPhil Supervision

Completed Supervision

Possible Research Projects

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  • I'm interested in many aspects of Engineering and Computer Science Education, particularly technology-enhanced learning. Contact me to discuss ideas!