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David De Roure is a Professor of Computer Science in the School of Electronics and Computer Science at the University of Southampton, UK. A founding member of the School's Intelligence, Agents, Multimedia Group, he leads the e-Research activities and is a Director of the Pervasive Systems Centre.

Closely involved in the UK e-Science programme, David is National Strategic Director for e-Social Science, Chair of OMII-UK and a Co-Director of e-Research South. His work focuses on creating new research methods in and between multiple disciplines, and his projects draw on Web 2.0, Semantic Web and workflow technologies.


David moved to the University of Oxford in July 2010 to take up a post as Professor of e-Research in the Oxford e-Research Centre. His new Web page is and his email address is, phone +44 1865 610703.