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Pericles Leng Cheng

Pericles Leng Cheng

Lecturer Robotics & Artificial Intelligence


School of Sciences

Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Academic Qualifications

Qualification Year Awarding Institution Department Thesis title (Optional Entry)
Doctor of Information Technology 2017 Walden University Information Technology Evaluating Intention to Use Remote Robotics Experimentation in Programming Courses
M.Sc. Computer Science   2003 University of Texas at Austin Computer Science  
B.Sc. Computer Science   2001 University of Texas at Austin Computer Science  

Employment History

Period of employment Employer Location Position
From To
2003 2020   European University Cyprus Nicosia, Cyprus Lecturer as from July 2020   Special Teaching Personnel
2001 2003  University of Texas at Austin TX, USA Teaching Assistant
Summer 2001   Microsoft Corporation, Redmont VA, USA Software Test Engineer (Intern)


Year Title Other authors Journal and Publisher / Conference
2006    ‘Aspect-Oriented Software Development In The Realm Of Embedded Systems’ P.L. Cheng Student Extravaganza, , 5th International Conference on Aspect-Oriented Software Development (AOSD 2006), Bonn, Germany
2006 ‘A Review Of Aspect-Oriented Software Development Techniques Used In Real-Time Embedded Systems Software’ P. L. Cheng, G. A. Papadopoulos , 1st GI/ITG Workshop on Non-Functional Properties of Embedded Systems (NFPES 2006), Nurnberg, Germany  
2006  ‘Using Aspect-Oriented Software Development In Real-Time Embedded Systems Software’, ,   P. L. Cheng, G. A. Papadopoulos 8th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems (ICEIS 2006)
2017 Evaluating Intention to Use Remote Robotics Experimentation in Programming Courses.   Cheng, P. L.  
2017  Development of a Robotic System for Enhancing Children's Motivation in Constraint Induced Movement Therapy (CIMT).   Psychouli, P., Cheng, P., & Dimopoulos, C. Studies in health technology and informatics, 242, 479-483.
2018 Remote Robotic Experimentation - An Evaluation of Intention to Use by High School Teachers in Cyprus., 15-17 March, 2018.   Cheng, P. L., Dimopoulos, C., & Case, S. (2018). In 10th International Conference on Computer Supported Education, Funchal, Madeira-Portugal


Research Projects

Date Title Funded by Project Role*
2004 - 2007 FP6, Being on Time Saves Energy, Researcher EU FP6 Researcher
2006 - 2010 FP6, MUSIC: Self-Adapting Applications for Mobile Users in Ubiquitous Computing Environments, Researcher   EU FP6 Researcher
2011 - 2013 Research Promotion Foundation, iDesme, Developer Cyprus Research Promotion Foundation Developer
2015 - 2017 Erasmus+, JOBIT, Researcher Erasmus + Researcher
1/6/2018 MEDEA - Mediterranean practitioners’ network capacity building for effective response to emerging security challenges EU – Horizon 2020 Researcher

Academic Consulting Services/Councils/Boards/Editorial Committees

Period Organization Title of Position or Service Key Activities
2016-Present Cyprus Computer Society Head of Technical Committee for Robotex Cyprus Initiated the expansion of the Robotex Estonia competition to Cyprus and completed the agreement between the Cyprus Computer Society and Robotex International. Evaluated and implemented all the competition tasks for Robotex 2017 and 2018. Lead the Cyprus teams to the 2017 and 2018 international competitions.

Awards/International Recognition

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