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Richard Otuka


Computer Science

Staff Group(s)
Computer Science


Dr Richard Otuka is a Lecturer with the Department of Computer Science at Nottingham Trent University. He is also a member of the British Computer Society.

Career overview

Richard received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Information Systems from the School of Architecture, Computing, and Engineering, University of East London (UEL). He also received his PhD degree in cloud computer and semantic Technology from the University of East London.

Prior to joining NTU, Richard has held other positions including researcher in cloud computing and knowledge-based systems at the university of East London. He has also worked as a computing lecturer in the further education sector where he received many academic awards for innovative teaching and student support. He has worked as an SAPBI consultant with WIZCORE London.

Richard also worked as a part-time lecturer teaching various computer science related subjects in higher education at various Institutions.

Research areas

Dr Richard Otuka is a Lecturer at the Department of Computing and Technology, Nottingham Trent University, United Kingdom. He is also a Member of the British Computing Society and IEEE.

Richard is interested in projects related within the areas of Cloud Computing, Cyber security and Knowledge based systems.

Research interests also includes:

  • Cloud Computing
  • Knowledge based systems with Ontology
  • Multi-Criteria Decision support systems
  • Cyber Security
  • Web Services Security
  • Mobile Recommender Systems

External activity

Professional memberships:

  • Member of the British Computer Society (BCS) (2013 - present).
  • Member of the Institute Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) (2014 - present)