Wayne Aubrey


Contact Details

Room Number..........:  C50
Building....................:  Llandinam
Phone.......................:   +44 (0)1970 622421
E-Mail........................:   waa2
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Research Groups

Teaching Areas

Modules Taught

  • CC12020: Cyflwyniad i Raglennu
  • CC12320: Rhaglennu gan ddefnyddio Iaith Gwrthrych-Gyfeiriadol
  • CC18010: Datblygiad Proffesiynol a Phersonol
  • CC21120: Dylunio Rhaglen, Strwythurau Data a Algorithmau
  • CC22120: Cylch Bywyd Datblygiad Meddalwedd
  • CS12020: Introduction to Programming
  • CS18010: Professional and Personal Development
  • CS22120: Software Engineering
  • CS22220: Software Engineering for the Web
  • IC03030: Keys to Business, Economic, Finance & Accounting for BSC Comp Sci with Fnd Year
  • IC03130: Keys to Film, Television, Media & Theatre Studies for BSc Comp Sci with Fnd Year



Aubrey, W., Riley, M., Young, M., King, R.D., Oliver, S.G., Clare, A. 2015. A Tool for Multiple Targeted Genome Deletions that Is Precise, Scar-Free, and Suitable for Automation. PLoS One 10 (12) 0142494 Cadair

Williams, K.S., Bilsland, E., Sparkes, A.C., Aubrey, W., Young, M., Soldatova, L.N., de Grave, K., Ramon, J., de Clare, M., Sirawaraporn, W., Oliver, S.G., King, R. 2015. Cheaper faster drug development validated by the repositioning of drugs against neglected tropical diseases. Interface 12 (104) 20141289 Cadair


Riley, M.C., Aubrey, W., Young, M., Clare, A. 2013. PD5: a general purpose library for primer design software. PLoS One 8 (11) e80156 Cadair

Bilsland, E., Sparkes, A.C., Williams, K.S., Moss, H.J., de Clare, M., Pir, P., Rowland, J., Aubrey, W., Pateman, R., Young, M., Carrington, M., King, R.D., Oliver, S.G. 2013. Yeast-based automated high-throughput screens to identify anti-parasitic lead compounds. Open Biology 3 (2) 120158 Cadair


Sparkes, A.C., King, R.D., Aubrey, W., Benway, M., Byrne, E.L., Clare, A.J., Liakata, M., Markham, M., Whelan, K.E., Young, M., Rowland, J. 2010. An Integrated Laboratory Robotic System for Autonomous Discovery of Gene Function. Journal of The Association for Laboratory Automation 15 (1) pp. 33-40.

Sparkes, A.C., Aubrey, W., Byrne, E.L., Clare, A.J., Khan, M., Liakata, M., Markham, M., Rowland, J., Soldatova, L.N., Whelan, K.E., Young, M., King, R.D. 2010. Towards Robot Scientists for autonomous scientific discovery. Automated Experimentation 2 (1) pp. 1759-4499.


Byrne, E.L., Liakata, M., Whelan, K.E., Oliver, S.G., Rowland, J.J., Aubrey, W., Soldatova, L.N., Sparkes, A.C., Young, M., Markham, M., Clare, A.J., Pir, P., King, R.D. 2009. Letters - Make way for robot scientists. Science 325 (5943) pp. p945.

King, R.D., Rowland, J.J., Aubrey, W., Liakata, M., Markham, M., Soldatova, L.N., Whelan, K.E., Clare, A.J., Young, M., Sparkes, A.C., Oliver, S., Pir, P. 2009. The Robot Scientist Adam. Computer 42 (8) pp. 46-54.

King, R.D., Rowland, J.J., Oliver, S.G., Young, M., Aubrey, W., Byrne, E.L., Liakata, M., Markham, M., Pir, P., Soldatova, L.N., Sparkes, A.C., Whelan, K.E., Clare, A.J. 2009. The Automation of Science. Science 324 (5923) pp. 85-89.


Soldatova, L.N., Aubrey, W., King, R.D., Clare, A.J. 2008. The EXACT description of biomedical protocols. Bioinformatics 24 (13) pp. i295-i303.