Maurice Mulvenna


  • Shore Road, Jordanstown Campus

    BT37 0QB Newtownabbey

    United Kingdom

  • 1780 Citations
  • 19 h-Index
1991 …2019
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Maurice Mulvenna is Professor of Computer Science at Ulster University. His research areas include computing and mental health, artificial intelligence, digital wellbeing, innovation and assistive technologies. He has been principal investigator on around 50% of over 100 international research projects. Arising from his research, he has published over 350 papers and served on numerous program committees.

He was co-chair of the 32nd British Human-Computer Interaction conference in 2018 and is co-chair of both the 31st European Cognitive Ergonomics Conference (ECCE-2019) and the 5th IEEE International Conference on Internet of People (IoP-2019) in 2019.

He is a senior member of both the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and the Association for Computing Machinery, and a chartered fellow of the British Computer Society.


External positions

Chair, Cedar Foundation

1 Jan 2017 → …

Ofcom Advisory Committee on Older and Disabled People

1 Jul 200830 Jun 2011

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Research Output 1991 2019

Aggregated Topic Models for Increasing Social Media Topic Coherence

Blair, S., Bi, Y. & Mulvenna, M., 4 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Applied Intelligence. 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Assessing the Usability of a Chatbot for Mental Health Care

Cameron, G., Cameron, D., Megaw, G., Bond, RR., Mulvenna, M., O'Neill, S., Armour, C. & McTear, M., 17 Apr 2019, Internet Science: INSCI 2018 International Workshops, St. Petersburg, Russia, October 24–26, 2018, Revised Selected Papers. Bodrunova, S. S., Koltsova, O., Følstad, A., Halpin, H., Kolozaridi, P., Yuldashev, L., Smoliarova, A. & Niedermayer, H. (eds.). Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019, Vol. 11551. p. 121-132 11 p. (Internet Science).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Mental Health
Delivery of Health Care
Self Concept

How Usable Are Usability Tests? Examining the Suitability of Standard Usability Testing Methods for the Assessment of Apps for People Living with Dementia

Gibson, A., McCauley, C-O., Mulvenna, M., Ryan, A., Laird, L., Curran, K., Bunting, B., Ferry, F. R. & Bond, RR., 28 Mar 2019, New Technologies to Improve Patient Rehabilitation: 4th Workshop, REHAB 2016, Revised Selected Papers. Fardoun, H. M., Hassan, A. A. M. & de la Guía, M. E. (eds.). p. 126-143 18 p. (Communications in Computer and Information Science; vol. 1002).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Application programs
Network protocols
Audio recordings
Video recording

Meaningful Integration of Data, Analytics and Services of Computer-Based Medical Systems: The MIDAS Touch

Black, M., Rankin, D., Wallace, J. G., Bond, RR., Mulvenna, M., Cleland, B., Carlin, P., Fischaber, S., Epelde, G., Nikolic, G., Pajula, J. & Connolly, R., 27 Mar 2019, (Accepted/In press) 32nd IEEE CBMS International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Big data


IST Grand Prize

Maurice Mulvenna (Recipient), 25 Oct 2001


applied science
European Commission