Alastair Robertson

Director of Teaching and Learning Enhancement

Former affiliation
  • 2199 Citations
  • 22 h-Index
1992 …2020

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Research Output

2020

What value and whose values? HE should celebrate our intangible assets

Cleaver, E., Robertson, A., Smart, F. & Redford, P., 2 Mar 2020

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

Open Access

Wholescale transformational change at pace: Abertay University’s approach to developing academic leadership

Robertson, A. & Olivier, S., 12 Feb 2020, Delivering educational change in higher education: a transformative approach for leaders and practitioners. Potter, J. & Devecchi, C. (eds.). Abingdon: Routledge, p. 68-79 12 p. (Staff and educational development association series (SEDA)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2019

Beyond the metrics: identifying, evidencing and enhancing the less tangible assets of higher education

Robertson, A., Cleaver, E. & Smart, F., 3 Sep 2019, QAA Scotland. 19 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)

Learning spaces development at Abertay University: creating a ‘sticky campus’

Robertson, A., 15 Feb 2019, Future Learning Spaces: Space, Technology and Pedagogy, p. 24-31 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
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109 Downloads (Pure)

Navigating the McNamara trap

Robertson, A., Cleaver, E. & Smart, F., 25 Jul 2019

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

Open Access

Preparing for generation Z: how can technology enhanced learning be firmly embedded in our students' learning experience? A case study from Abertay University

Robertson, A., 11 Mar 2019, INTED 2019 Proceedings: 13th International Technology, Education and Development Conference. Chova, L. G., Martínez, A. L. & Torres, I. C. (eds.). IATED Academy, p. 5769-5773 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
1 Citation (Scopus)
135 Downloads (Pure)
2018

Teaching quality - a sticky wicked problem?

Robertson, A., 12 Jun 2018, Whonke Ltd.

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access
Open Access
2017

Active learning design at Abertay University

Robertson, A. D., 1 Sep 2017, Creating the digital campus: active learning spaces and technology. Peberdy, D. (ed.). Droitwich Spa: Droitwich.Net

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
56 Downloads (Pure)

Can TEF make waves in Scotland?

Robertson, A., 22 Jun 2017, Whonke Ltd.

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access

Students as pedagogic researchers

Blackwell-Young, J., Cameron, A. & Robertson, A., 27 Jun 2017, p. 18-18. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Taking our learning and teaching strategy to the next level through technology enhanced campus development

Robertson, A. D., 2017, INTED 2017: conference proceedings. Chova, L. G., Martínez, A. L. & Torres, I. C. (eds.). Valencia: IATED Academy, p. 1674-1681 8 p. (INTED Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
176 Downloads (Pure)

The case for a Scottish (Blue) Bell

Robertson, A., 10 Feb 2017, Whonke Ltd.

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access
2016

Abertay University: active citizenship

Robertson, A., 23 Nov 2016, Active citizenship: the role of higher education. London: GuildHE, p. 40 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Open Access

Subject-level TEF: it’s about the programmes, stupid!

Robertson, A., 23 Sep 2016, Whonke Ltd.

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access
2015
Open Access
2014

HEAR almost here: work in progress at Abertay University

Robertson, A., 2014, In : On Reflection: The Inclusive Journal for Practitioners. 2014, 27, p. 41-43 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012

Student-led teaching awards: lessons from a leading higher education initiative in Scotland

Davies, R. A., Hope, M. J. & Robertson, A. D., 2012, York: The Higher Education Academy. 29 p. (HEA research series)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access

Universities and the green economy: graduates for the future: Higher Education Academy policy think tank report 2012

Luna, H., Martin, S., Scott, W., Kemp, S. & Robertson, A., 2012, York: The Higher Education Academy. 11 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
2011

Gaining new insights into interdisciplinary education through the lens of ESD

Luna, H. & Robertson, A., 2011, Global vision, local action: education for sustainable development and global citizenship: proceedings of the Fourth International Conference, Bournemouth, September 2011. Shiel, C. (ed.). Bournemouth: Centre for Global Perspectives, Bournemouth University, p. 57-59 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access

Green academy: curricula for tomorrow

Luna, H., Kemp, S., Rands, P., Robertson, A. & Robinson, Z., 2011, Global vision, local action: education for sustainable development and global citizenship: proceedings of the Fourth International Conference, Bournemouth, September 2011. Shiel, C. (ed.). Bournemouth: Centre for Global Perspectives, Bournemouth University, p. 60-66 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
2010

Manganese oxide material for electrochemical cells

Bruce, P. G. & Robertson, A. D., 30 Mar 2010, IPC No. HOB I/02 , Patent No. 7686984 , Priority date 14 Jul 2001, Priority No. O1 17235.2

Research output: Patent

2009

In conversation with ... Alastair Robertson and Gabriel Jezierski

Robertson, A., Jezierski, G. & Dammann, S., 11 Nov 2009, In : ESCalate news. 15, p. 39-40 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Teaching excellence awards in Scottish higher education

MacKenzie, J. & Robertson, A., Apr 2009, In : Practice and Evidence of the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education. 4, 1, p. 26-40 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2008

It's all go north of the border! an update on current quality enhancement developments in Scotland

Robertson, A., 2008, In : Law Teacher. 42, 2, p. 224-227 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2007

The work of the Higher Education Academy in Scotland: a personal perspective

Robertson, A., 2007, In : Teaching Fellows Journal. 2007, Mar-May, p. 2-4 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
2005

Overcharging manganese oxides: extracting lithium beyond Mn4+

Armstrong, A. R., Robertson, A. D. & Bruce, P. G., 26 Aug 2005, In : Journal of Power Sources. 146, 1-2, p. 275-280 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

93 Citations (Scopus)
2004

Electrochemical cells

Bruce, P. G. & Robertson, A., 28 Dec 2004, Patent No. 0214086 A1 , Priority date 14 Jul 2001, Priority No. O117235.2

Research output: Patent

Influence on the first charge capacity of layered Li-Mn-O-based electrodes by combining stoichiometric and nonstoichiometric materials

Paterson, A. J., Robertson, A. D. & Bruce, P. G., 22 Nov 2004, In : Electrochemical and Solid-State Letters. 7, 10, p. A331-A335 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Overcapacity of Li [NixLi1/3-2x/3Mn 2/3-x/3] O2 electrodes

Robertson, A. D. & Bruce, P. G., 18 Oct 2004, In : Electrochemical and Solid-State Letters. 7, 9, p. A294-A298 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

77 Citations (Scopus)
2003

Divalent-dopant criterion for the suppression of Jahn-Teller distortion in Mn oxides: first-principles calculations and x-ray absorption spectroscopy measurements for Co in LiMnO2

Prasad, R., Benedek, R., Kropf, A. J., Johnson, C. S., Robertson, A. D., Bruce, P. G. & Thackeray, M. M., 2 Jul 2003, In : Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics. 68, 1, p. 121011-121014 4 p., 012101.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanism of electrochemical activity in Li2MnO3

Robertson, A. D. & Bruce, P. G., 1 May 2003, In : Chemistry of Materials. 15, 10, p. 1984-1992 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

371 Citations (Scopus)

Nonstoichiometric layered LixMnyO2 intercalation electrodes: a multiple dopant strategy

Robertson, A. D., Armstrong, A. R., Paterson, A. J., Duncan, M. J. & Bruce, P. G., 1 Sep 2003, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry. 13, 9, p. 2367-2373 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)
2002

Nonstoichiometric layered LixMnyO2 with a high capacity for lithium intercalation/deintercalation

Armstrong, A. R., Paterson, A. J., Robertson, A. D. & Bruce, P. G., 1 Feb 2002, In : Chemistry of Materials. 14, 2, p. 710-719 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

84 Citations (Scopus)

The origin of electrochemical activity in Li2MnO3

Robertson, A. D. & Bruce, P. G., 5 Dec 2002, In : Chemical Communications. 2002, 23, p. 2790-2791 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

136 Citations (Scopus)

Time to recharge

Armstrong, R. & Robertson, A., Feb 2002, In : Chemistry in Britain. 38, 2, p. 38-41 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
2001

Layered LixMn1-yCoyO2 intercalation electrodes - influence of ion exchange on capacity and structure upon cycling

Robertson, A. D., Armstrong, A. R. & Bruce, P. G., 1 Jul 2001, In : Chemistry of Materials. 13, 7, p. 2380-2386 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

77 Citations (Scopus)

Lix(Mn1-yCoy)O2 intercalation compounds as electrodes for lithium batteries: influence of ion exchange on structure and performance

Robertson, A. D., Armstrong, A. R., Fowkes, A. J. & Bruce, P. G., 3 Feb 2001, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry. 11, 1, p. 113-118 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Citations (Scopus)

Low temperature lithium manganese cobalt oxide spinels, Li4-xMn5-2xCo3xO12 (0 ≤ x ≤ 1), for use as cathode materials in rechargeable lithium batteries

Robertson, A. D., Armstrong, A. R. & Bruce, P. G., 1 Jul 2001, In : Journal of Power Sources. 97-98, p. 332-335 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

15 Citations (Scopus)
2000
13 Citations (Scopus)

Layered LixMn1-yNiyO2 intercalation electrodes

Quine, T. E., Duncan, M. J., Armstrong, A. R., Robertson, A. D. & Bruce, P. G., 1 Dec 2000, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry. 10, 12, p. 2838-2841 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Citations (Scopus)
1999

Layered lithium manganese oxide-based cathode materials for Li-ion battery applications

Robertson, A. D., Armstrong, A. R., Gitzendanner, R. & Bruce, P. G., 1999, Proceedings of the symposium on lithium batteries. Surampudi, S. & Marsh, R. (eds.). Pennington, NJ: The Electrochemical Society, Vol. 98-16. p. 306-307 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

89 Citations (Scopus)

New inorganic spinel oxides for use as negative electrode materials in future lithium-ion batteries

Robertson, A. D., Trevino, L., Tukamoto, H. & Irvine, J. T. S., Sep 1999, In : Journal of Power Sources. 81-82, p. 352-357 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

112 Citations (Scopus)

Structural transformation on cycling layered Li(Mn1-yCoy)O2 cathode materials

Armstrong, A. R., Robertson, A. D. & Bruce, P. G., 30 Sep 1999, In : Electrochimica Acta. 45, 1-2, p. 285-294 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

81 Citations (Scopus)

The layered intercalation compounds Li(Mn1-yCoy)Oz: positive electrode materials for lithium-ion batteries

Armstrong, A. R., Robertson, A. D., Gitzendanner, R. & Bruce, P. G., Jul 1999, In : Journal of Solid State Chemistry. 145, 2, p. 549-556 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

85 Citations (Scopus)
1998

Morphology modification and delithiation mechanisms of LiMn2O4 and Li2MnO3 by acid digestion

Shao-Horn, Y., Ein-Eli, Y., Robertson, A. D., Averill, W. F., Hackney, S. A. & Howard, W. F., 1 Jan 1998, In : Journal of the Electrochemical Society. 145, 1, p. 16-23 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)

The intercalation compound Li(Mn0.9Co0.1)O2 as a positive electrode for rechargeable lithium batteries

Armstrong, A. R., Gitzendanner, R., Robertson, A. D. & Bruce, P. G., 7 Sep 1998, In : Chemical Communications. 17, p. 1833-1834 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1997

M3+-modified LiMn2O4 spinel intercalation cathodes: II. Electrochemical stabilization by Cr3+

Robertson, A. D., Lu, S. H. & Howard, W. F., 1 Oct 1997, In : Journal of the Electrochemical Society. 144, 10, p. 3505-3512 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

115 Citations (Scopus)