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Name Mr Jon Sims Williams
Job title Senior Lecturer
Department Department of Mechanical Engineering University of Bristol
Contact details This expert can be contacted via the University of Bristol Public Relations Office.

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Qualifications MA(Cantab), MEng(Sheff), AFIMA, PGCE
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Keywords expert systems
databases
risk analysis
Areas of expertise My work is largely educational. I am developing a database of questions that are used to help students to extend their understanding of subjects relevant to leaders of Engineering Design projects: Maths, Electrical, Mechanical, Civil and Aeronautical Engineering, and Computer Science. Linked to this concept of a database of questions are sets of supporting learning materials. All available on the web. In order to manage all this data I have developed classification schemes. A current project involves the development of a system, TAL, to allow students all over the world to take multiple choice tests over the internet.