Centre for Informatics and Applied Optimization (CIAO)

Researchers

Our researchers specialise in applications of computational intelligence including internet commerce security, health informatics, data mining, reinforcement learning and ripple down rules.

Researchers

  • Emeritus Professor Sid Morris - Topology
  • Professor David Gao - Canonical Duality and Complex Systems
  • Professor John Yearwood - Optimisation
  • Associate Professor Adil Bagirov - Non-smooth, non-convex optimisation
  • Associate Professor David Yost - Functional analysis
  • Associate Professor Zhiyou Wu - Optimality conditions
  • Associate Professor Andrew Stranieri Health - Informatics, Reasoning communities, Data mining
  • Dr Eldar Hajilarov - Non-smooth, non-convex optimisation
  • Dr Alex Kruger - Variational Analysis
  • Dr Musa Mammadov - Non-smooth, non-convex optimisation
  • Dr Guillermo Pineda-Villavicencio - Graph theory
  • Dr Vera Roschina - Optimisation, Invisibility
  • Dr Ning Ruan - Canonical Duality and Complex Systems
  • Dr Julien Ugon - Non-smooth, non-convex optimisation
  • Dr Peter Vamplew - Reinforcement learning
  • Dr Richard Dazeley - Knowledge acquisition, Ripple Down Rules
  • Dr Sidhi Kulkarni - Image processing
  • Dr Shamsul Shuda - Data mining, Hidden Markov models
  • Dr Robert Layton - Internet Commerce Security
  • Dr Peter Martin - Statistics
  • Dr Venki Balasubramanian Appiah - Health Informatics
  • Dr Charlynn Miller - Social Media
  • Dr Chris Turville - Statistics
  • Dr Phil Smith - Simulation
  • Dr Zhaohao Sun - Web services, Decision support
  • Dr Faezeh Afshar - Values
  • Dr Savin Chand - Climate change modelling
  • Mr Mehmood Chadar
  • Dr Andrew Barton - Water engineering
  • Mr Grant Meredith - Technologies for the empowerment of people to participate in wociety 
  • Mr Alistair Lansley - Computational intelligence
  • Mr William Harvey - Flight simulation
  • Mr Sasha Ivkovic - Project management analysis, Data mining
  • Mr Evan Dekker - Health Informatics
  • Mr Marcello Bertoli - Geological modelling
  • Ms Sally Firmin Educational IT - Technologies to empower people
  • Ms Kathleen Keogh - Agent-based systems

Research associates

  • Professor Marco Cerda Lopez - Adjunct Professor, Spain, Variational Analysis
  • Professor Michel Thera - Adjunct Professor, France, Variational Analysis
  • Professor Phan Quoc Khanh - Adjunct Professor, Vietnam, Variational Analysis
  • Professor Gerhard Wilhelm Weber - Adjunct Professor, Turkey, Optimisation
  • Professor Guanrong (Ron) Chen - Adjunct Professor, Hong Kong, Duality
  • Professor Raymond Ogden - Adjunct Professor, UK, Duality
  • Professor Panos Pardalos - Adjunct Professor, USA, Optimisation
  • Professor Tudor Ratiu - Adjunct Professor, Switzerland, Optimisation
  • Professor Shu-Cherng Fang - Adjunct Professor, USA, Duality
  • Professor Gerhard Wilhelm Weber - Adjunct Professor, Turkey, Economics
  • Professor Frada Burstein - Adjunct Professor
  • Dr Fusheng Bai - Honorary Research Associate, China, Optimisation
  • Dr Zari Dzalilov - Honorary Research Associate, Australia, Optimisation
  • Dr Nadezda Sukhorovakova - Honorary Research Fellow, Australia, Health
  • Dr Isaac Golden - Honorary Research Fellow, Health
  • Professor Jiri Outrata - Adjunct Professor, Czech, Mathematics
  • Adjunct Professor Roberto Togneri - Senior Honorary Research Fellow, Australia
  • Dr Sushil Bhandari - Adjunct Professor
  • Dr Sitalakshmi Venkatraman - Honorary Research Fellow
  • Dr John Harvey - Adjunct Professor, Australia, Informatics Systems
  • Dr Trevor Whiffin - Honorary Research Fellow, Australia, Informatics Systems
  • Dr George Kannourakis - Adjunct Professor, Australia, Cancer Biology
  • Mr Anthony Miner - Honorary Research Associate, Australia