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The CRC undertakes distinctive, leading edge research in software and processes that underpin knowledge management, communication learning and interactions among humans and machines.

Latest at the CRC

  • OU research featured on CRA website
    An award-winning paper by Prof. Marian Petre and her collaborator, Prof. Daniela Damian (University of Victoria) has been featured on the Computing Research Association website.
  • REF2014: 75% of OU CRC return rated 4* or 3*
    Computing at the OU performed strongly in the REF, with 75% of outputs rated world-leading or internationally-excellent (up from 70% in 2008), an excellent research environment (100% rated world-leading or internationally-excellent), and a 30% larger submission (31 FTE, up from 24 in 2008) putting us in the top third of UK universities.

Upcoming Events

30 April 2015
Case Study: Bringing Back the Disengaged Users
In Information Systems Development (ISD), ownership is often quoted as being key to project acceptance and averting project failure yet, under researched.