Dr Michael Hobbs

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer

Faculty

Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env

Department

School of Info Technology

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Contact

m.hobbs@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 73342

Publications

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2019

Chunked lectures: a new model or conducting online lectures within information technology higher education

Nicholas Patterson, R Trujillo Rasua, M Hobbs, G Wood-Bradley, J Currey, E Lanham

(2019), pp. 20-30, EAISR 2019 : European Academic Institute for Scientific Research Conferences Proceedings, Berlin, Germany, E1

conference

Cyber security insights into self-proclaimed virtual world hackers

Nicholas Patterson, M Hobbs, F Jiang, L Pan

(2019), pp. 73-87, CSITEC 2019 : Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Computer Science, Information Technology, Vienna, Austria, E1

conference
2017

A cyber-threat analytic model for autonomous detection of virtual property theft

N Patterson, T Zhu, M Hobbs

(2017), Vol. 25, pp. 358-381, Information and computer security, Bingley, Eng., C1

journal article
2014

Using response action with Intelligent Intrusion detection and prevention System against web application malware

A Alazab, M Hobbs, J Abawajy, A Khraisat, M Alazab, A Al Azab

(2014), Vol. 22, pp. 431-449, Information Management and Computer Security, Bingley, Eng., C1

journal article
2013

Web malware that targets web applications

A Alazab, J Abawajy, M Hobbs

(2013), pp. 248-264, Social Network Engineering for Secure Web Data and Services, B1

book chapter

Developing an Intelligent Intrusion Detection and Prevention System against Web Application Malware

A Alazab, M Hobbs, J Abawajy, A Khraisat

(2013), Vol. 381 CCIS, pp. 177-184, Communications in Computer and Information Science, B1

book chapter

Trends in crime toolkit development

A Khraisat, A Alazab, M Hobbs, J Abawajy, A Azab

(2013), pp. 28-43, Network Security Technologies: Design and Applications, B1

book chapter

Malware detection and prevention system based on multi-stage rules

A Alazab, M Hobbs, J Abawajy, A Khraisat

(2013), Vol. 7, pp. 29-43, International Journal of Information Security and Privacy, C1

journal article

Responsive faades : parametric control of moveable tilings

S Datta, M Hobbs

(2013), Vol. 21, pp. 611-624, Pertanika Journal of Science and Technology, Malaysia, C1

journal article

Permadeath: A review of literature

A Copcic, S McKenzie, M Hobbs

(2013), pp. 40-47, IEEE Consumer Electronics Society's International Games Innovations Conference, IGIC, E1

conference

A direct insight into victims of cybercrime

N Patterson, M Hobbs, D Palmer

(2013), pp. 603-610, Proceedings - 12th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications, TrustCom 2013, E1

conference
2012

Virtual world security inspection

N Patterson, M Hobbs

(2012), Vol. 7, pp. 895-907, Journal of networks, Oulu, Finland, C1

journal article

Virtual property theft detection framework: An algorithm to detect virtual propety theft in virtual world environments

N Patterson, M Hobbs, J Abawajy

(2012), pp. 177-184, Proc. of the 11th IEEE Int. Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications, TrustCom-2012 - 11th IEEE Int. Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Communications, IUCC-2012, E1

conference

Using feature selection for intrusion detection system

A Alazab, M Hobbs, J Abawajy, M Alazab

(2012), pp. 296-301, 2012 International Symposium on Communications and Information Technologies, ISCIT 2012, E1

conference

In support of hydrocarbon exploration and discovery using clouds

I Aziz, A Goscinski, M Hobbs

(2012), Vol. 2, pp. 592-597, 2012 International Conference on Computer and Information Science, ICCIS 2012 - A Conference of World Engineering, Science and Technology Congress, ESTCON 2012 - Conference Proceedings, E1

conference

Envelope tesselation with stochastic rotation of 4-fold penttiles

S Hanafin, S Datta, B Rolfe, M Hobbs

(2012), pp. 253-262, CAADRIA 2012 : Beyond codes and pixels : Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Computer-Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia, Chennai, India, E1-1

conference
2011

Virtual world security inspection : a software inspection process carried out on popular virtual world environments

N Patterson, M Hobbs

(2011), pp. 1-9, ATIS 2011 : Proceedings of the 2nd Applications and Techniques in Information Security Workshop, Melbourne, Victoria, E1

conference

A formal model of mixed-initiative interaction in design exploration

S Datta, M Hobbs

(2011), pp. 185-193, HCI 2011 : Human-Computer Interaction : Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, Orlando, Florida, E1

conference

Performance evaluation of open source seismic data processing packages

I Aziz, A Goscinski, M Hobbs

(2011), pp. 433-442, ICA3PP 2011 : Proceedings of the 11th Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing International Conference, Melbourne, Victoria, E1

conference

Web application protection against SQL injection attack

A Alazab, M Alazab, J Abawajy, M Hobbs

(2011), pp. 1-7, 7th International Conference on Information Technology and Application, ICITA 2011, E1

conference
2010

Experiences gained from building a services-based distributed operating system

A Goscinski, M Hobbs

(2010), Vol. 6082 LNCS, pp. 225-234, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), B1

book chapter

Can virtual world property be considered a digital good?

N Patterson, M Hobbs

(2010), pp. 33-40, IADIS ITS 2010 : Proceedings of THE IADIS International Conference : Internet Technologies & Society, Perth, Australia, E1

conference

A multidiscipline approach to governing virtual property theft in virtual worlds

N Patterson, M Hobbs

(2010), pp. 161-171, What kind of information society? : governance, virtuality, surveillance, sustainability, resilience : 9th IFIP TC 9 international conference, HCC9 2010 and 1st IFIP TC 11 international conference, CIP 2010, held as part of WCC 2010, Brisbane, Australia, September 20-23, 2010 : proceedings, Brisbane, Queensland, E1

conference
2009

Second life and networked educational simulations : development potential and a model code of practice

I Warren, D Palmer, T King, M Hobbs, S Segrave

(2009), Geelong, Vic., A6

research report/technical paper
2007

Taxonomy and survey of location management systems

A Rahaman, J Abawajy, M Hobbs

(2007), pp. 369-374, Proceedings - 6th IEEE/ACIS International Conference on Computer and Information Science, ICIS 2007; 1st IEEE/ACIS International Workshop on e-Activity, IWEA 2007, E1

conference
2005

Toward a comprehensive software based DSM system

M Hobbs, J Silcock, A Goscinski

(2005), pp. 189-202, New horizons of parallel and distributed computing, New York, N.Y., B1

book chapter

Investigation of an optimistic based concurrency control mechanism for parallel file systems

C Gray, M Hobbs

(2005), pp. 687-692, IASTED 2005 : Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems, Phoenix, Ariz., E1

conference

A rapid development paradigm for the implementation of document - editor style applications

M Turner, M Hobbs

(2005), pp. 154-159, Proceedings of the Ninth IASTED International Conference on Software Engineering and Applications : November 14 - 16, 2005, Phoenix, AZ, USA, Phoenix, Arizona, E1

conference
2004

Building autonomic clusters: A response to IBM's autonomic computing challenge

A Goscinski, J Silcock, M Hobbs

(2004), Vol. 3019, pp. 27-35, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), C1-1

journal article

Building autonomic clusters: a response to IBM's autonomic computing challenge

A Goscinski, J Silcock, M Hobbs

(2004), pp. 27-35, PPAM 2003 : Parallel processing and applied mathematics : 5th international conference, PPAM 2003, Cze?stochowa, Poland, September 7-10, 2003 : revised papers, Cze?stochowa, Poland, E1

conference

Cluster operating system support for parallel autonomic computing

A Goscinski, J Silcock, M Hobbs

(2004), pp. 1-10, 2004 International Conference on Supercomputing : June 26-July 1, 2004, Saint-Malo, France, conference proceedings, Saint-Malo, France, E1

conference
2003

An MPI implementation supported by process migration and load balancing

A Maloney, A Goscinski, M Hobbs

(2003), Vol. 2840, pp. 414-423, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), E1

conference

Synergy: A comprehensive software distributed shared memory system

M Hobbs, J Silcock, A Goscinski

(2003), Vol. 2745, pp. 239-247, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), E1

conference

Toward highly available, self-healing, adaptable, grid-like and user friendly nondedicated clusters

A Goscinski, J Silcock, M Hobbs

(2003), pp. 1-15, APAC 2003 : Proceedings of the Conference and Exhibition on Advanced Computing, Grid Applications and eResearch, Gold Coast, Queensland, E1

conference
2002

The genesis cluster operating system supporting parallel processing

A Goscinski, M Hobbs, J Silcock

(2002), Vol. 657, pp. 301-313, HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPUTING SYSTEMS AND APPLICATIONS, UNIV VICTORIA, VICTORIA, CANADA, B1

book chapter

GENESIS: An efficient, transparent and easy to use cluster operating system

A Goscinski, M Hobbs, J Silcock

(2002), Vol. 28, pp. 557-606, Parallel Computing, C1

journal article

Toward an operating system that supports parallel processing on nondedicated clusters

A Go?ci?ski, M Hobbs, J Silcock

(2002), Vol. 2328, pp. 340-353, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), E1

conference
2001

A Goscinski, M Hobbs, J Silcock

(2001), Vol. 4, pp. 145-156, Cluster Computing, C1

journal article
1997

Supporting parallel processing on the RHODOS cluster of workstations

M Hobbs, A Goscinski

(1997), pp. 261-267, I-SPAN 1997 : Parallel Architectures, Algorithms, and Networks 1997 Symposium, Taipei, Taiwan, E1-1

conference

Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

Self Discovery, Self Configuration and Self Healing of Enterprise Grids

Prof Andrzej Goscinski, Dr Jacqueline Silcock, Dr Michael Hobbs, Dr Robert Dew

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2007: $85,979
  • 2006: $84,272

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2014

Gregory Bowtell

Thesis entitled: Australian Game Development Education: An Analysis of Industry Perceptions

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

Ammar Al Azab

Thesis entitled: Malware Detection and Prevention

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

2013

Nicholas Patterson

Thesis entitled: A Framework for Detecting Virtual Property Theft in Virtual World Environments

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

2012

Sophie McKenzie

Thesis entitled: Creative Geeks? Investigating Creativity Support Systems for Information Technology Students A framework to support IT tertiary students in career development

Master of Science (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

2010

Dharani Priyahansika Perera

Thesis entitled: Voice Art: Exploring Assistive Technologies for Artists with Disabilities

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

2009

Guy Wood-Bradley

Thesis entitled: Supporting Gen Y's Engagement, Enrichment and Entertainment in Interactive Technologies

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

2008

Matthew Stuart Turner

Thesis entitled: REDDL: A Language for Rapid Development of Document Editor Applications

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

Associate Supervisor
2016

Gregory Pitts

Thesis entitled: Parametric Urbanism in Practice: Investigating new approaches based on analytically driven methods

Doctor of Philosophy (Architecture and Built Environment), School of Architecture and Built Environment

Masitah Ahmad

Thesis entitled: Service Level Agreements Framework for Digital Library Quality of Service Management

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

2014

Izzatdin Abdul Aziz

Thesis entitled: Quality of Service-based Service Level Agreement Management Framework for Hydrocarbon Exploration and Discovery Operation

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

Philip Church

Thesis entitled: Service and Cloud Computing Supporting Genomic Analysis of the Mammalian Species

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

2010

Gregory Ryan Pitts

Thesis entitled: Carriers and Components: Parametric Modelling of Architectural Surfaces

Master of Architecture, School of Architecture and Built Environment

2009

Ashley Chonka

Thesis entitled: Protecting Web Services from various Distributed Denial of Service Attacks

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

2008

Eric Dines

Thesis entitled: Self-Aware Virtualised Automatic Self-managment of Non-dedicated Clusters

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

Michael Gerd Messig

Thesis entitled: An Autonomic Management System for Service Oriented Enterprise Grid Computing

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology