Robert Steele

Professor

Dr. Robert Steele serves as professor of data analytics. He holds a doctorate in computer science, has authored more than 120 peer-reviewed publications, and his work has been patented and successfully commercialized. Steele has extensive experience securing competitive external research funding, particularly with partnering with industry to do so. His research interests include mobile information systems, informatics, cybersecurity, machine learning, sensor-based systems and analytics. He has also served as the vice chair of ACM SIGMOBILE.

Steele has a leading international research record and is a national leader in the field of health informatics and analytics. He also has extensive administrative experience in large, complex and leading research institutions internationally and at all levels of program leadership, curriculum development and teaching. Prior to coming to Florida Poly, he was at the Medical University of South Carolina where he served as a division director of the Division of Health Informatics and as a full professor. He has also previously served as the head of discipline and chair of health informatics at The University of Sydney. Steele has led numerous other programs, and has extensive experience in leading large curriculum development and improvement.

Selected Publications

  • Steele, R., Clarke, A. (2017). A Sensor-based Learning Public Health System. In System Sciences (HICSS), 2017 50th Hawaii International Conference on. Waikoloa, HI, 4-7  January, 2017. IEEE.
  • Steele, R., Clarke, A. (2016). An Architecture for Pull-based Public Health Interventions. In System Sciences (HICSS), 2016 49th Hawaii International Conference on. Kauai, HI, 5-8 January, 2016. IEEE.
  • Clarke, A. Steele, R. (2015). Smartphone-based Public Health Information Systems: Anonymity, Privacy and Intervention. Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology. 66(12), 2596-2608.
  • Steele, R. (2015). An Overview of the State of the Art of Automated Capture of Dietary Intake Information. Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition. 55(13), 1929-1938.
  • Dumbrell, D., & Steele, R. (2015, January). #worldhealthday 2014: The Anatomy of a Global Public Health Twitter Campaign. In System Sciences (HICSS), 2015 48th Hawaii International Conference on (pp. 3094-3103). IEEE.
  • Dumbrell, D., & Steele, R. (2015). Preliminary Analysis of a Public Health Twitter Campaign: World Health Day 2014. Humanities & Social Sciences Reviews, 2(1), 74-81.
  • Clarke, A., Steele, R. (2014). A Smartphone-based System for Population-scale Anonymized Public Health Data Collection and Intervention. 47th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-47), (pp. 2908-2917), Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Computer Society. Winner, Best Paper Award HICSS 2014
  • Clarke, A., Steele, R. (2014). Health Participatory Sensing Networks. Mobile Information Systems, 10(3), 229-242.
  • Clarke, A., Steele, R. (2014) A Secure Query Assurance Approach for Distributed Health Records. Health Systems, 3(1), 60-73. Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Clarke, A., Steele, R. (2014). Targeted and Anonymized Smartphone-based Public Health
    Interventions in a Participatory Sensing System. 36th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC’14), 3678-3682.
  • Clarke, A., Steele, R. (2014). Local Processing to Achieve Anonymity in a Participatory Health e-Research System. Procedia – Social and Behavioral Sciences, Elsevier.
  • Dumbrell, D., Steele, R. (2014). Social Media Technologies for Achieving Knowledge Management Amongst Older Adult Communities. Procedia – Social and Behavioral Sciences, 147, 229-236, Elsevier.
  • Dumbrell, D., Steele, R. (2014). Privacy Perceptions of Older Adults when Using Social Media Technologies. In M. Tavana, A. Gapanchi, A. Talaei-Khoei (Eds.), Healthcare Informatics and Analytics: Emerging Issues and Trends, IGI Global.
  • Dumbrell, D., Steele, R. (2014). Twitter and its Role in Health Information Dissemination: Analysis of the Micro-blog Posts of Health-related Organizations. In M. Tavana, A. Gapanchi, A. Talaei-Khoei (Eds.), Healthcare Informatics and Analytics: Emerging Issues and Trends, IGI Global.
  • Steele, R. (2013). An Overview of the Role of Informatics-based Systems in Furthering an Integrated Paddock to Plate Food Supply System. Progress in Industrial Ecology, 8(1-2), 30-44.
  • Steele, R., Lo, A. (2013). Telehealth and ubiquitous computing for bandwidth-constrained rural and remote areas. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 17(3), 533-543.
    Steele, R & Clarke, A. (2013). The Internet of Things and Next-generation Public Health Information Systems. Communications and Network, 5(3B1), 5-9.
  • Dumbrell, D., Steele, R. (2013). Twitter and Health in the Australian Context: What Types of Information are Health-related Organizations Tweeting?. 2013 46th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-46), Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Computer Society.
  • Steele, R. (2013). Utilizing Social Media, Mobile Devices and Sensors for Consumer Health Communication: A Framework for Categorizing Emerging Technologies and Techniques. In, Pervasive and Mobile Sensing and Computing for Healthcare: Technological and Social Issues, (pp. 233-249). Heidelberg Springer.
  • Steele, R., Min, K. (2013). Towards Capturing Population-wide Expertise via Online Professional Social Networks. Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 411-414, 115-124.
  • Dumbrell, D., Steele, R. (2013) The Changing Nature of Health Information Dissemination through the Role of Social Media. Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 411-414, 110-114.
  • Steele, R., Min, K., Lo, A. (2012). Personal Health Record Architectures: Technology Infrastructure Implications and Dependencies. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 63(6), 1079-1091.
  • Clarke, A., Pardede, E., Steele, R. (2012). External and Distributed Databases: Efficient and Secure XML Query Assurance. International Journal of Computational Intelligence Systems, 5(13 , June 2012), 421-433.
  • Clarke, A., Steele, R. (2012). Secure and Reliable Distributed Health Records: Achieving Query Assurance Across Repositories of Encrypted Health Data, 45th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences.
  • Steele, R., Clarke, A. (2012). A Real-time, Composite Healthy Building Measure Drawing Upon Occupant Smartphone-collected Data. Healthy Buildings 2012 10th International Conference, Brisbane, Australia: Queensland University of Technology.
  • Steele, R., Min, K. (2012). Health News Feed: Identifying Personally Relevant Health-related URLs in Tweets. The 7th IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications, Piscataway, NJ, USA: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Clarke, A., Steele, R. (2012). Summarized Data to Achieve Population-wide Anonymized Wellness Measures. 34th Annual International Conference of the IEEE – Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society, United States of America: IEEE Conference Publications Management Group.
  • Dumbrell, D., Steele, R. (2012). What are the Characteristics of Highly Disseminated Public Health-related Tweets?. 24th Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2012), New York: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
  • Steele, R., Min, K. (2012). Health System Zeitgeist: How Tweets can Provide Real-time Insight into the Health System. IEEE 10th International Conference on Industrial Informatics, New York, America: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Steele, R., Dumbrell, D. (2012). Putting the Public into Public Health Information Dissemination: Social Media and Health-related Web Pages. Australasian Document Computing Symposium (ADCS 2012), New York: ACM Digital Library.
  • Steele, R., Powers, D. (2011). Indexing System and Method. US Patent, 7,987,165.
  • Clarke, A., Steele, R. (2011). How Personal Fitness Data Can be Re-used by Smart Cities. The Seventh International Conference on Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks and Information Processing, Adelaide.
  • Steele, R. (2011). Social Media, Mobile Devices and Sensors: Categorizing New Techniques for Health Communication. The 5th International Conference on Sensing Technology, Palmerston North, New Zealand.
  • Steele, R. (2011). A Model for Social Network-enhanced Health Communication. International Conference on Social Computing and its Applications, Sydney.
  • Yang, K., Steele, R. (2011). A Semantic Integration Solution for Online Accommodation Information Integration. Proceedings of the Sixth IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications, Beijing, China.
  • Steele, R., Min, K. (2010). HealthPass: Fine-grained Access Control to Portable Personal Health Records. 24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, Perth, 20-23 April 2010.
  • Steele, R., Lo, A., Secombe, C., Wong, YK. (2009). Elderly Persons’ Perception and Acceptance of Using Wireless Sensor Networks to Assist Healthcare. International Journal of Medical Informatics. 78(12): 788-801.
  • Steele, R., Lo, A. (2009). Future Personal Health Records as a Foundation for Computational Health. Computational Science and Its Applications – ICCSA 2009, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume 5593/ 2009: 719-733.
  • Steele, R., Min, K. (2009). Role-based Access to Portable Personal Electronic Health Records. Proceedings of Information Systems and Management 09, Beijing, Sep 20-22.
  • Steele, R., Min, K. (2009). Flexible Wireless Trust Through Ontology-Based Mapping and Its Attendant Semantic Limitations. Network and System Security. NSS ’09. Third International Conference on, pp 240-245, IEEE.
  • Yang, K., Steele, R. (2009). Ontology Mapping Based on Concept Classification. 3rd IEEE International Conference on Digital Ecosystems and Technologies, DEST 09, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Murphy, J., Steele, R. (2009). Some Observations on the Nature and Computer-based Representation of Legal Documents and their Link Data, Proceedings of the 2009 Intl. Conference on Computer Research and Development, ICCRD 2009, Perth, Australia.
  • Yang, K., Lo, A., Steele, R. (2008). Ontology Mediated XML Data Translation. International Journal of Web Information Systems, 4 (2), 181-197.
  • Yang, K., Steele, R. (2008). A System for Service-Oriented Data Aggregation. International Journal of Services and Standards, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp 119-140.
    Steele, R., (2008). Special Issue of Personal and Ubiquitous Computing: Papers from the Fourth International Conference on Mobile Business. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing 12(1): 1-1.
    Murphy, J., Steele, R., Shen, R. (2008). Exploiting the Rich Document Structures and Network Topology of Legal Information Systems. Proceedings of the Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems 08 (PACIS 08), Suzhou, China.
  • Kennard, R., Steele, R. (2008). Application of Software Mining to Automatic User Interface Generation. SoMeT 2008: 244-254.
  • Shen, R., Steele, R., Murphy, J. (2008). Building a Semantically Rich Legal Case Repository in OWL Proceedings of the Fourteenth Australasian World Wide Web Conference, AusWeb 08, 5-9 April.
  • Tao, W., Steele, R. (2008). A Local Broker Enabled MobiPass Architecture for Enhancing Trusted Interaction Efficiency. Proceedings of the Australian Computer Science Conference, Wollongong, 22-25 January 2008.
  • Murphy, J., Steele, R. (2008). A Framework for Semantically Rich Legal Documents and Applications. International Conference on Web Information Systems, Portugal, May, 08.
  • Steele, R., Tao, W. (2007). MobiPass: A Passport for Mobile Business. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, Springer, 11 (3): 157-169.
  • Schmidt, S., Steele, R., Dillon, T. (2007). Fuzzy Trust Evaluation and Credibility Development in Multi-Agent Systems. Applied Soft Computing, Elsevier, Volume 7, Issue 2, Pages 492-505.
  • Steele, R., Gardner, W., Chandra, D., Dillon, T. (2007). A Framework and Prototype for a Secure XML-based Electronic Health Records System, International Journal of Electronic Healthcare 2007 – Vol. 3, No.2 pp. 151 – 174.
  • Steele, R., Gardner, W., Dillon, T. (2007). XML Repository Searcher-Browser Supporting Fine-Grained Access Control, International Journal of Computers and Applications, Vol. 29.
  • Khankan, K., Steele, R. (2007). Enhancing Mobile Business Through a Task-Oriented Model for Mobile Remote Access. Proceedings of the Eighth World Congress on the Management of e-Business, Toronto, 11-13 July, 2007.
  • Yang, K., Steele, R. (2007). An Ontology Mediated Web Service Aggregation Hub. Proceedings of the 2007 ACM/ IEEE Web Intelligence Conference, Silicon Valley, Nov. 2-5, 2007.
  • Yang, K., Steele, R., Lo, A. (2007). An Ontology for XML Schema to Ontology Mapping Representation. Proceedings of iiWAS 2007, Jakarta, Indonesia, 3-5 December.
  • Schmidt, S., Steele, R. & Dillon, T., (2007). Fuzzy Service Selection and Interaction Review in Distributed Electronic Markets, Volume 4657/2007, Trust, Privacy and Security in Digital Business (DEXA, TrustBus), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pp 237-247.
  • Yang, K., Lo, A., Steele, R. (2007). An Ontology-based Multi-Agent System for the Accommodation Industry. Proceedings of the Thirteenth Australasian World Wide Web Conference 07.
  • Schmidt, S., Chang, E., Dillon, T., Steele, R. (2007). Trust and Reputation Ontologies for Electronic Business. Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems 12 – 16, June 2007, Funchal, Madeira – Portugal.
  • Schmidt, S., Chang, E., Dillon, T. & Steele, R., (2007). Fuzzy Decision Support for Service Selection in E-Business Environments, Proceedings of the IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Multi-Criteria Decision-Making, Honolulu, USA.
  • Schmidt, S., Steele, R. & Dillon, (2007). DEco Arch: Trust and Reputation Aware Service Brokering in Digital Ecosystems, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Digital Ecosystems and Technologies, Cairns, Australia.
  • Wong, Y.K., Steele, R. (2007). Designing Effective e-Learning and Teaching Strategies for Information Systems Students. Proceedings of 2007 International Conference on e-Learning, Lisbon, Portugal, July 6-8.
  • Schmidt, S., Steele, R. & Dillon, T. (2006). Towards Usage Policies for Fuzzy Inference Methodologies for Trust and QoS Assessment. Computational Intelligence, Theory and Applications, Part 10, Springer, 2006, 10.1007/3-540-34783-6_27.
  • Steele, R., Secombe, C., Brookes, W. (2006). Using Wireless Sensor Networks for Aged Care: The Patient’s Perspective. Proceedings of the International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for HealthCare 2006, Innsbruck, Austria, Nov 29 – Dec 1.
  • Khankan, K., Steele, R. (2006). Challenges for Mobile Remote Access to Desktop and Web Resources. Proceedings of The International Conference on Mobile Technology, Applications and Systems (IEE Mobility 2006), 25-27 October, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Tao, W., Steele, R. (2006). Mobile Trust Via Extended Digital Certificates, Proceedings of The 2nd IEEE International Symposium on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing (DASC 06), Indianapolis, USA, Sept 29- Oct 1 (IEEE Computer Society).
  • Schmidt, S., Steele, R., Dillon, T. & Chang, E., (2006). Fuzzy Service Quality Review in Service Oriented Architectures. Proceedings of the IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence (FUZZ-IEEE), Vancouver, Canada, (IEEE Computer Society).
  • Hawryszkiewycz, I., Steele, R. (2006). Service Oriented Design Methodologies for Mobile Applications. Proceedings of the 2006 International Conference on Mobile Business, Copenhagen, 26-27 June.
  • Secombe, C., Steele, R., Brookes, W. (2006). Perceptions of the Elderly on the Use of Wireless Sensor Networks for Health Monitoring. Annual Conference of the Australian Computer-Human Interaction Special Interest Group (OZCHI 2006), Sydney, Australia, 20-24 November.
  • Steele, R., Tao, W. (2006). An Enhanced Architecture for Mobile Retailing. Proceedings of The International Conference on Mobile Technology, Applications and Systems (IEE Mobility 2006), 25-27 October, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Brookes, W., Lawrence, E., Steele, R., Chang, E. (2005). Proceedings of the 2005 International Conference on Mobile Business (edited), Sydney, Australia, July 11-13, 2005.
  • Schmidt, S., Steele, R., Dillon, T., Chang, E. (2005). Building a Fuzzy Trust Network in Unsupervised Multi-agent Environments. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume 3762/2005, International Workshop on Web Semantics 05, OTM Workshops, Cyprus, 31 Oct – 4 Nov, 2005, pp 816-825.
  • Steele, R., Tao, W. (2005). An Architecture for Unifying Web Services Authentication and Authorization. Lecture Notes on Computer Science, Springer. Proceedings of 2005 International Conference on Service Oriented Computing. Amsterdam, Dec 12-16, pp 582-587.
  • Schmidt, S., Steele, R., Dillon, T., Chang, E. (2005). Applying a Fuzzy Trust Model to e-Commerce Systems. Lecture Notes on Computer Science, Springer, Vol. 3809/ 2005. Proceedings of 18th Australian Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Sydney, December 5-9, 2005. pp 318-329.
  • Steele, R., Gardner, W., Dillon, T. (2005). XML-based Declarative Access Control. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume 3381/ 2005, SOFSEM 2005: Theory and Practice of Computer Science: 31st Conference on Current Trends in Theory and Practice of Computer Science, Slovak Republic, January 22-28 2005, p 310.
  • Steele, R., Khankan, K. (2005). Towards the Mobile Web – An Architecture for Multimodal Interface Auto-generation for Web Pages and Services. WSEAS Transactions on Computers, Vol. 4, Issue 12, p. 1830.
    Steele, R., Gardner, W., Rajugan, R., Dillon, T. (2005). A Design Methodology for User Access Control (UAC) Middleware. In the Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on e-Technology, e-Commerce and e-Services 05, Hong Kong, China, March 29 – April 1.
  • Steele, R., Jox, J-L., Dillon, T. (2005). Using Mobile Agent Technology to Implement Web Service Migration. Proceedings of iiWAS05, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, September, 19-21.
  • Steele, R., Khankan, K., Dillon, T. (2005). Mobile Web Services Discovery and Invocation Through Auto-Generation of Abstract Multimodal Interface. Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Technology: Coding and Computing (ITCC 05), IEEE Computer Society Press, Las Vegas, Nevada, April 4-6.
  • Steele, R., Tsubono, T. (2005). Relaxed Web Service Compatibility. Proceedings of the European Management and Technology Conference, Rome, Italy, June 20-21, 2005.
  • Yu, A., Steele, R., (2005). An Overview of Research on Transforming XML Schema into UML Diagrams. Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Technology and Applications, IEEE Computer Society Press, Sydney, Australia, July 4-7.
  • Steele, R., Dillon, T., Pandya, P., Ventsov, Y. (2005). XML-based Mobile Agents. Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Technology: Coding and Computing, IEEE Computer Society Press, Las Vegas, Nevada, July 4-7.
  • Steele, R., Tsubono, T. (2005). Reserving Immutable Services Through Web Service Implementation Versioning. Proceedings of the International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies, Miami, Florida, May 26-28, 2005.
  • Hawryszkiewycz, I., Steele, R. (2005). A Framework for Integrating Mobility into Collaborative Business Processes. Proceedings of the 2005 International Conference on Mobile Business, IEEE Computer Society Press, Sydney, Australia, July 11-13.
  • Steele, R., Dai, J. (2005). UDDI Access Control for the Extended Enterprise. Proceedings of the International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies, Miami, Florida, May 26-28,.
    Hawryszkiewycz, I., Steele, R. (2005). Extending Collaboration to Mobile Environments, Proceedings of the International Conference on Web Technologies, Applications and Services, Calgary, Canada, July 4-6,.
  • Czapski, M., Steele, R.. (2005). Strengthening Privacy and Confidentiality Protection for Electronic Health Records. Proceedings of the International Conference on Web Technologies, Applications and Services, Calgary, Canada, July 4-6.
  • Dai, J., Steele, R.. (2005). UDDI Access Control. Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Technology and Applications, IEEE Computer Society, Sydney, Australia, July 4-7.
  • Steele, R., Tao, W. (2005). An Architecture for Unifying Web Services Authentication and Authorization. 2005 International Conference on Service Oriented Computing. Amsterdam, Dec 12-16.
    El-Kiki, T., Lawrence, E., Steele, R.. (2005). A Management Framework for Mobile Government Services, Proceedings of CollECTeR 2005, July 13.
  • Zhang, G., Lu, J., Steele, R., Shi, C. (2005). An Extended Kth-Best Approach for Fuzzy Linear Bilevel Problems. Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Fuzzy Theory and Technology, Salt Lake City, US, July 21-26.
  • Wong, YK., Rubasinge, A., Steele, R., (2005). An Empirical Research Program for Biometric Technology Adoption, Proceedings of IRIS 28, Norway, August 6-9.
  • Wong YK., Hsu, C.J., Steele, R. (2005). Technology Acceptance Model (TAMCom) for Business to Customer (B2C). Proceedings of IRIS 28, Norway, August 6-9.
  • Khankan, K., Steele, R., Dillon, T. (2005). Unifying Private and Web Service Access Control. Proceedings of the International Conference on i-MIV, Corfu, Greece, August 17-19.
  • Schmidt, S., Steele, R., Dillon, T., Chang, E. (2005). Fuzzy Approach to Trust in Service Oriented Architectures. International Workshop on Web Semantics 05, Cyprus, 31 Oct – 4 Nov.
  • Kohlhoff, C., Steele, R. (2004). Evaluating SOAP for High Performance Applications in Capital Markets, Journal of Computer Systems, Science and Engineering, Vol 19, No. 5.
  • Riudavets, J., Felix-Navarro, K., Lawrence, E., Steele, R., Messina, M. (2004). Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG) for Body Area Network (BAN) Surveillance, WSEAS Transactions on Computers, Issue 6, Volume 3, December 2004, ISSN 1109-2750.
  • Steele, R., Dillon, T. (2004). Ontology Driven System for Mobile Device Access of Electronic Health Records. Proceedings of International Conference of Mobile Business 04, New York, US, July 12-13,.
  • Steele, R., Ventsov, Y., Dillon, T. (2004). XML Schema-based Discovery and Invocation of Mobile Services. Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on e-Technology, e-Commerce and e-Service 04, Taipei, March 28-31.
  • Steele, R., Ventsov, Y., Dillon, T. (2004). An Object-Oriented Database-based Architecture for Mobile Enterprise Applications. Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Technology: Coding and Computing 04 (IEEE Computer Society), Las Vegas, April 5-7.
  • Steele, R., Lubonski, M., Ventsov, Y., Lawrence, E. (2004). Accessing SMIL-based Dynamically Adaptable Multimedia Presentations from Mobile Devices. Proceedings of ITCC04 (IEEE Computer Society), Las Vegas, April 5-7.
  • Steele, R., Gardner, W., Dillon, T. (2004). Xplorer: A Generic Search and Navigation Application for Semi-structured Data Repositories. Proceedings of the IASTED International Conf. on Communications, Internet and Information Technology 04, US Virgin Islands, November 2004.
    Felix Navarro, K., Lawrence, E., Steele, R., Riudavets, J. (2004). Investigation of the Potential of Motes in the Mobile Enterprise. Proceedings of the International Conference on Mobile Business 04, New York, US, July 12-13, 2004.
  • Steele, R., Ventsov, Y., Dillon, T. (2004). A Technique to Auto-generate Query Interfaces from Object-Oriented Conceptual Models of Data. Proceedings of SCI 2004, Orlando, Florida, July 10-13.
    Steele, R., Lawrence, E. (2004). A Mobile Aware Business Logic Container. Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference on WWW/Internet, Madrid, Spain, October 6-9.
  • Steele, R., Madhisetty, S., Ventsov, Y., Benkovich, L. (2004). A Two-tier Architecture for Automated Mobile Applications. Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Technology: Coding and Computing (IEEE Computer Society), Las Vegas, April 5-7.
    Zmijewska, A., Lawrence, E., Steele, R. (2004). Classifying m-Payments – a User-centric Model, Proceedings of the International Conference on Mobile Business 04, New York, US, July 12-13.
    Zmijewska, A., Lawrence, E., Steele, R. (2004). Towards Understanding of Factors Influencing User Acceptance of Mobile Payment Systems. In the Proceedings of IADIS WWW/Internet, Madrid, October 6-9.
    Zmijewska, A., Lawrence, E., Steele, R. (2004). Towards a Successful Global Payment System in Mobile Commerce. In Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference on e-Commerce, 04, Lisbon,.
    Riudavets, J., Felix-Navarro, K., Lawrence, E., Steele, R., (2004). Messina, M. Multi Router Traffic Grapher for Body Area Network Surveillance. In Proceedings of the WSEAS Int. Conference on Applied Informatics and Communications, Tenerife, December 17-19.
  • Steele, R., Powers, D. (2004). An Indexing System for Accessing Data on a Server, New Zealand Patent Application, NZ519640.
  • Kohlhoff, C., Steele, R. (2003). Evaluating SOAP for High Performance Business Applications: Real-Time Trading Systems, Proceedings of WWW2003, Budapest, Hungary, May 20-24.
  • Steele, R. (2003). A Web Services-based System for Ad-hoc Mobile Application Integration, Proc. of IEEE Intl. Conf. on Information Technology: Coding and Computing ’03, Las Vegas, June 23-26.
  • Steele, R., Powers D. (2003). An Indexing System and Method, US Patent Application.
  • Steele, R., Powers, D. (2003). An Indexing System and Method, Canadian Patent Application, CA 2394820.
  • Steele, R., Powers, D. (2002). An Indexing System and Method, European Patent Application, Patent number EP1250663.
  • Steele, R. (2002). Analysis of a Random Sample of Publicly Registered Web Services, Proceedings of the International Conference on Internet Computing ’02, Las Vegas, June 24-27.
  • Steele, R. (2001). Techniques for Specialized Search Engines, Proceedings of the International Conference on Internet Computing ’01, Las Vegas, June 25-28.
  • Cao, J., Yao, L., Steele, R. (1998). A Message Retransmission Mechanism for Real-time Token Ring Networks, International Journal of Computers and Applications (ISMM).
  • Steele, R., Powers, D., (1998). Evolution and Evaluation of Document Retrieval Queries, Proceedings of CoNLL/NeMLaP, Sydney, Australia.
  • Cao, J., Yao, L. J., Steele, R., Jia, W., (1996). Design and Simulation of a Reliable Token-Ring Protocol for Real-time Communication, Proc. 2nd IEEE International Computer Performance and Dependability Symposium (IEEE Computer Society Press), Sep. 1996, pp.130-138, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois USA.
  • Cao, J., Steele, R., Yao, L. (1995). Recovery of Station Crashes in Real-Time Token Ring Networks. Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems 1995: 330-334, Washington DC.