Recent and Upcoming Talks

  • 03/11/2017 Boxiong Tan : PhD seminar rehearsal
  • 27/10/2017 Xiu Cheng : PhD seminar rehearsal
  • 20/10/2017 Andrew Lensen: New Representations in Genetic Programming for Feature Construction in k-means Clustering
  • 20/10/2017 Chen Wang : GP-Based Approach to Comprehensive quality-aware automated semantic Web service composition
  • 13/10/2017 Yiming Peng : Effective Policy Gradient Search for Reinforcement Learning through NEAT based Feature Extraction
  • 13/10/2017 Qi Chen : Geometric Semantic Genetic Programming with Perpendicular Crossover and Random Segment Mutation for Symbolic Regression
  • 06/10/2017 Harith Al-Sahaf :A Multitree Genetic Programming Representation for Automatically Evolving Texture Image Descriptors
  • 06/10/2017 Hoai Bach Nguyen :A Hybrid GA-GP Method for Feature Reduction in Classification
  • 29/09/2017 Yi Liu : Parallel Computing for Evolutionary Computation (Slides Here)
  • 22/09/2017 Dr Wei Gao: Learning to detect rumours on Twitter (Slides Here)
  • 15/09/2017 A/Prof Will Browne, Dr Aaron Chen and Yiming Peng: Discussions on reinforcement learning
  • 08/09/2017 Prof Mengjie Zhang How to write a paper?
  • 01/09/2017 Qurrat Ul Ain: (PhD proposal seminar rehearsal) Feature Manipulation using Genetic Programming for Medical Image Classification
  • 15/08/2017 Prof Carlos Coello Coello: Evolutionary Multi-Objective Optimization using Hybrid Approaches Details here
  • 11/08/2017 Chen Wang PhD proposal
  • 04/08/2017 Binh Tran Particle Swarm Optimisation and Statistical Clustering for Feature Selection
  • 04/08/2017 Yiming Peng Evolving Transferable Artificial Neural Networks for Gameplay Tasks via NEAT with Phased Searching
  • 30/06/2017 Deepak Karunakaran Toward Evolving Dispatching Rules for Dynamic Job Shop Scheduling Under Uncertainty
  • 23/06/2017 Cao Truong Tran: Multiple Imputation and Genetic Programming for Classification with Incomplete Data
  • 23/06/2017 Andrew Lensen: GPGC: Genetic Programming for Automatic Clustering using a Flexible Non-Hyper-Spherical Graph-Based Approach
  • 16/06/2017 Samaneh Azari: PhD proposal presentation (practice)
  • 09/06/2017 GECCO poster presentations: Qi Chen, Andrew Lensen, Yiming Peng, Hoai Bach Nguyen, Yuyu Liang
  • 02/06/2017 Alexandre Sawczuk Da Silva Fragment-based Genetic Programming for Fully Automated Multi-Objective Web Service Composition
  • 26/05/2017 Yuxin Liu: Automated Heuristic Design Using Genetic Programming Hyper-Heuristic for Uncertain Capacitated Arc Routing Problem
  • 19/05/2017 Cao Truong Tran: Genetic Programming based Feature Construction for Classification with Incomplete Data
  • 19/05/2017 Damien O'Neill: Common Subtrees in Related Problems: A Novel Transfer Learning Approach for Genetic Programming
  • 12/05/2016 Shima Afzali: PhD proposal presentation (trying)
  • 05/05/2016 Boxiong Tan: A NSGA-II-based Approach for Web Service Resource Allocation On Cloud
  • 28/04/2017 Qurrat Ul Ain: Genetic Programming for Skin Cancer Detection In Dermoscopic Images
  • 28/04/2017 Hoai Bach Nguyen : Particle Swarm Optimisation with Genetic Operators for Feature Selection
  • 21/04/2017 Deepak Karunakaran Evolving Dispatching Rules for Dynamic Job Shop Scheduling with Uncertain Processing Times
  • 07/04/2017 Prof Mengjie Zhang How to write a paper ? how to form initial ideas?
  • 31/03/2016 Hoai Bach Nguyen: Surrogate-model based Particle Swarm Optimisation with Local Search for Feature Selection in Classification
  • 27/03/2016 Andrew Lensen: An Evolutionary Feature Reduction Approach to Clustering(PhD seminar)
  • 24/03/2016 Cao Truong Tran: Bagging and Feature Selection for Classification with Incomplete Data
  • 24/03/2016 Will Browne: How to write contributions in proposal or thesis
  • 17/03/2016 Andrew Lensen: An Evolutionary Feature Reduction Approach to Clustering
  • 10/03/2017 Binh Tran: Using Feature Clustering for GP-Based Feature Construction on High-Dimensional Data
  • 10/03/2017 Tony Zhang : Affective Computing Multilayer Cognitive Architecture (PhD seminar)
  • 03/03/2017 Tony Zhang : Affective Computing Multilayer Cognitive Architecture
  • 24/02/2017 Dr Yi Mei: Genetic Programming for Job Shop Scheduling
  • 17/02/2017 Andrew Lensen: Using Particle Swarm Optimisation and the Silhouette Metric to Estimate the Number of Clusters, Select Features, and Perform Clustering
  • 27/01/2017 Pro. Emma Hart: Artificial Immune System
  • 20/01/2017 Pro. Emma Hart: Ensemble Based Optimisation Methods for Combinatorial Optimisation
  • 12/12/2016 Pro. Gary Yen:Many-Objective Evolutionary Algorithms- Visualization And Decision-Making
  • 01/12/2016 Ying Bi: BFO for Job Shop Scheduling
  • 02/12/2016 Dr Yu Xue: Self-adaptive evolutionary computation for feature selection in classification
  • 25/11/2016 John Park : Investigating the Generality of Genetic Programming based Hyper-heuristic Approach to Dynamic Job Shop Scheduling with Machine Breakdown
  • 23/11/2016 Prof Jun Wang : The State of the Art of Neurodynamic Optimization: Past, Present, and Prospect
  • 18/11/2016 Andrew Lensen: Particle Swarm Optimisation Representations for Simultaneous Clustering and Feature Selection
  • 18/11/2016 Saeed Mirghasemi: Severely Noisy Image Segmentation via Wavelet Shrinkage Using PSO and Fuzzy C-Means
  • 11/11/2016 Deepak Karunakaran Dynamic Job Shop Scheduling UnderUncertainty Using Genetic Programming
  • 11/11/2016 Binh Tran: Multiple Feature Construction in High-Dimensional Data Using Genetic Programming
  • 04/11/2016 Atiya Masood : A PSO-based Reference Point Adaption Method for Genetic Programming Hyper-heuristic in Many-Objective Job Shop Scheduling
  • 28/10/2016 Everyone in ECRG: Tell us your research project in Three Minutes
  • 21/10/2016 Martin Mikula: Sentiment analysis Slides here
  • 14/10/2016 Dr Bing Xue : Evolutionary Multi-objective Optimisation ( Slides here)
  • 07/10/2016 Harith Al-Sahaf : Experiment Setup ( Slides here)
  • 23/09/2016 Dr Yi Mei and Ivy Liu : Statistical Signifincance tests ( Slides here)
  • 16/09/2016 Hassan Tariq : Introduction to Bioinformatics
  • 09/09/2016 Cao Truong Tran : Multiple Imputation and Ensemble Learning for Classification with Incomplete Data
  • 02/09/2016 Dr Su Nguyen : Genetic Programming for Job Shop Scheduling
  • 26/08/2016 IEEE Postgraduate Student Presentation Event Presentations -- practice (Presenters: )
  • 19/08/2016 IEEE Postgraduate Student Presentation Event Presentations -- practice (Presenters: Hoai Bach Nguyen, Qi Chen, Cao Truong Tran, Yiming Peng, Alexandre Sawczuk Da Silva, Binh Tran, Yuyu Liang)
  • 12/08/2016 Discussions to GECCO and WCCI
  • 09/08/2016 Yiming Peng: PhD proposal seminar
  • 05/08/2016 Yiming Peng: PhD proposal seminar -- practice
  • 29/07/2016 Qurrat Ul Ain: Past research
  • 22/07/2016 Hoai Bach Nguyen: A new binary particle swarm optimisation method
  • 15/07/2016 Jiatong Huo: Search Based Software Testing: Multi-Objective Test Data Generation with Genetic Programming
  • 08/07/2016 Dr Grant Dick: Symbolic Regression ...
  • 01/07/2016 Shima Afzali: Basic Image Feature Extration Operators
  • 01/07/2016 Cao Truong Tran: Constructing Multiple Features for Classification with Missing Data using Genetic Programming with Interval Functions
  • 24/06/2016 Isidro Alvarez: Code-fragment Learning Classifier Systems
  • 17/06/2016 Professor Hisao Ishibuchi: Implementation of Multi-Objective Memetic Algorithms
  • 16/06/2016 Professor Hisao Ishibuchi:Evolutionary Many-Objective Optimization: Difficulties and Future Directions
  • 10/06/2016 Samaneh Azari
  • 10/06/2016 Tony Zhang: LCS
  • 03/06/2016 Qi Chen: Improving Generalisation of Genetic Programming for Symbolic Regression with Structural Risk Minimisation
  • 27/05/2016 Isidro Alvarez: Learning Classifier Systems
  • 27/05/2016 Dr Muhammad Iqbal: Transfer Learning in Genetic Programming for Image Classification
  • 20/05/2016 Qi Chen: Improving Generalisation of Genetic Programming for High-Dimensional Symbolic Regression with Feature Selection
  • 20/05/2016 Dr Muhammad Iqbal: Transfer Learning in Genetic Programming for Image Classification
  • 13/05/2016 Atiya Masood : Many-Objective Genetic Programming for Job-Shop Scheduling (Proposal try seminar)
  • 06/05/2016 A/Prof Xiaodong Li: Recent Advances in Multimodal Optimization using Niching Methods
  • 05/05/2016 A/Prof Xiaodong Li: Large-Scale Global Optimisation
  • 22/04/2016 Binh Tran: A PSO Based Hybrid Feature Selection Algorithm For High-Dimensional Classification
  • 22/04/2016 Yuyu Liang: Genetic programming for image segmentation
  • 15/04/2016 Alexandre Sawczuk Da Silva Memetic Algorithm for Web Service Location Allocation
  • 08/04/2016 Yiming Peng Tips for writing
  • 08/04/2016 Muhammad Iqbal Reusing Extracted Knowledge in Genetic Programming to Solve Complex Texture Image Classification Problems
  • 01/04/2016 Everyone in ECRG: 3 mins to tell the group briefly about a paper
  • 25/03/2016
  • 18/03/2016 Dr Yi Mei Particle Swarm Optimization for Multi-Objective Web Service Location Allocation
  • 11/03/2016 Hoai Bach Nguyen: Mutual Information Estimation for Filter Based Feature Selection Using Particle Swarm Optimization
  • 11/03/2016 Andrew Lensen: Genetic Programming for Region Detection, Feature Extraction, Feature Construction and Classification in Image Data
  • 04/03/2016 Cao Truong Tran: A Genetic Programming-based Imputation Method for Classification with Missing Data
  • 04/03/2016 Alexandre Sawczuk Da Silva : Particle Swarm Optimisation with Sequence-Like Indirect Representation for Web Service Composition
  • 26/02/2016 John Park : Genetic Programming based Hyper-heuristics to Dynamic Job Shop Scheduling: Cooperative Coevolutionary Approaches
  • 26/02/2016 Isidro Alvarez : Code Fragment Learning Classifier Systems
  • 19/02/2016 Binh Tran: Bare-Bone Particle Swarm Optimisation for Simultaneously Discretising and Selecting Features For High-Dimensional Classification
  • 19/02/2016 Cao Truong Tran: A Wrapper Feature Selection Approach to Classification with Missing Data
  • 5/02/2016 Free discussion within ECRG
  • 29/01/2016 Saeed Mirghasemi: Noisy Image Segmentation Using Particle Swarm Optimization
  • 28/01/2016 Hoai Bach Nguyen: PhD Proposal Seminar : Evolutionary Computation for Filter Feature Reduction in Classification
  • 22/01/2016 Hoai Bach Nguyen: PhD Proposal seminar practice
  • 15/012016 Professor Igor Ã…Â krjanc - Computational Intelligence in Control
  • 4/12/2015 Deepak Karunakaran: A genetic programming based hyper-heuristic approach to dynamic job shop scheduling problem under uncertainty
  • 27/11/2015 Prof Yongsheng Gao: Vision Perception for Environmental Informatics Details can be seen here
  • 20/11/2015 Dr Jianbin Ma: Authorship Attribution.
  • 13/11/2015 Harith Al-Sahaf: A Hybrid Genetic Programming Approach to Feature Detection and Image Classification
  • 06/11/2015 Isidro Alvarez: Compaction for Code Fragment Based Learning Classifier Systems
  • 30/10/2015 Saeed Mirghasemi: A Heuristic Solution for Noisy Image Segmentation Using Particle Swarm Optimization and Fuzzy Clustering
  • 27/10/2015 Dr Kamran Shafi: Learning Classifier Systems: Can We Carry on with the Legacy of John Holland? Details can be seen here
  • 23/10/2015 Dr Andy Song Evolutionary Computation for Complex Real-world Problems: Details can be seen here
  • 16/10/2015 Everyone in ECRG: IEEE Postgraduate Presentation Event
  • 09/10/2015 Everyone in ECRG: IEEE Postgraduate Presentation Event
  • 02/10/2015 Dr Muhammad Iqbal: Introduction to Learning Classifier System introLCS.pptx
  • 25/09/2015 Dr Yi Mei and Dr Bing Xue : Introduction to Evolutionary Multi-objective Optimisation II : EMONSGAII_and_SPEA2.pdf
  • 18/09/2015 Dr Yi Mei and Dr Bing Xue : Introduction to Evolutionary Multi-objective Optimisation I EMO.pdf; EMO_part2.pdf
  • 16/09/2015 Prof Yanchun Zhang : Medical Data Mining and Innovative Applications ( See Abstract here)
  • 11/09/2015 Dr Muhammad Iqbal: Introduction to Learning Classifier System
  • 04/09/2015 Prof Carlos Coello Coello: Recent Results and Open Problems in Evolutionary Multiobjective Optimization: talk-wellington-2015.pdf
  • 28/08/2015 Dr Yi Mei: Large Scale and Dynamic Evolutionary Scheduling
  • 14/08/2015 A/Prof Will Browne: Discussions on EMO
  • 07/08/2015 Judyta Cichocka: Evolutionary Computation and Architecture Design
  • 06/08/2015 John Park: PhD Proposal Seminar: Evolving Dispatching Rules for Dynamic Job Shop Scheduling Problems using Genetic Programming
  • 31/07/2015 Prof Mengjie Zhang: How to write a paper ?
  • 30/07/2015 Qi Chen: PhD Proposal Seminar: Genetic Programming for Symbolic Regression
  • 24/07/2015 John Park: PhD Proposal Seminar Practise: Evolving Dispatching Rules for Dynamic Job Shop Scheduling Problems using Genetic Programming
  • 21/07/2015 Alexandre Sawczuk Da Silva : PhD Proposal Seminar: MultifacetedWeb Service Composition
  • 17/07/2015 Everyone in ECRG: Tell us your research project in Three Minutes
  • 10/07/2015 Everyone in ECRG: Tell us your research project in Three Minutes
  • 24/06/2015 Cao Truong Tran: PhD Proposal Seminar: Multiple Imputation for Missing Data using Genetic Programming
  • 12/06/2015 Muhammad Ghifary: Introduction to Domain Adaptation
  • 04/06/2015 Prof. KC Tan An Introduction to Computational Intelligence
  • 92/05/2015 Harith Al-Sahaf: Evolutionary Image Descriptor: A Dynamic Genetic Programming Representation for Feature Extraction
  • 22/05/2015 Cao Truong Tran: Multiple Imputation for Missing Data using Genetic Programming
  • 22/05/2015 Abdul Wahid: Multi-View Clustering of Web Documents using Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm.
  • 15/05/2015 Hoai Bach Nguyen: Swarm Intelligence Algorithms
  • 15/05/2015 Qi Chen: GP for Symbolic Regression
  • 08/05/2015 Dr Roman Klapaukh: Introduction to R
  • 01/05/2015 Qi Chen: GP and Gradient Decent for Symbolic Regression in Domain adaptation
  • 24/04/2015 Dr Hui Ma: F-MOGP: A Novel Many-Objective Evolutionary Approach to QoS-Aware Data Intensive Web Service Composition
  • 17/04/2015 Yuyu Liang: PhD proposal seminar: Figure-ground image segmentation using GP
  • 10/04/2015 Harith Al-Sahaf: Genetic Programming for Algae Detection in River Images
  • 27/03/2015 Alexandre Sawczuk Da Silva : A GP Approach to QoS-Aware Web Service Composition including Conditional Constraints
  • 27/03/2015 Harith Al-Sahaf: Image Descriptor: A Genetic Programming Approach to Multiclass Texture Classification
  • 20/03/2015 Cao Truong Tran : Impact of Imputation of Missing Values on Genetic Programming based Multiple Feature Construction for Classification
  • 20/03/2015 Dr Bing Xue: Particle Swarm Optimisation for Feature Selection: A Hybrid Filter-Wrapper Approach
  • 13/03/2015 Yuyu Liang: Genetic Programming based Image Segmentation using Low-level Features
  • 13/03/2015 Dr Bing Xue: Gaussian Transformation based Representation in Particle Swarm Optimisation for Feature Selection
  • 06/03/2015 John Park: Evolving Ensembles of Dispatching Rules using Genetic Programming for Job Shop Scheduling
  • 06/03/2015 Rachel Hunt: Using Local Search to Evaluate Dispatching Rules in Dynamic Job Shop Scheduling
  • 16/02/2015 Prof Manuel Ujaldón: GPU computing: Achievements and perspectives with an emphasis on evolutionary computation
  • 13/02/2015 Dr George Barmpalias Information Theory
  • 12/02/3014 A/Prof Will Browne: How to make a poster ?
  • 30/01/2015 Dr Bing Xue: Evolutionary Computation for Feature Selection
  • 27/01/2015 Binh Tran: Evolutionary Computation for Feature Manipulation in High-dimensional Data (Proposal Seminar)
  • 23/01/2015 Dr Ivy Liu: Statistical Test, and Open discussions how to run experiments (data splitting and multiple runs of an algorithm)
  • 16/01/2015 Binh Tran: Evolutionary Computation for Feature Manipulation in High-dimensional Data (Proposal Trail)
  • 10/12/2014 Kevin Korb: The Evolution of Utility, Or Why Is Sex Fun?
  • 28/11/2014 Richard Marshall: Hyper-heuristics, Grammatical Evolution and the Capacitated Vehicle Routing Problem
  • 28/11/2014 Yuyu Liang: Image Segmentation: A Survey of Methods based on Evolutionary Computation
  • 21/11/2014 Emrah Hançer: Artificial Bee Colony
  • 21/11/2014 Cao Truong Tran : Missing data and imputation approaches
  • 14/11/2014 Yang Yu: A Hybrid GP-Tabu Approach to QoS-aware Data Intensive Web Service Composition
  • 14/11/2014 Harith Al-Sahaf: Genetic Programming for Multiclass Texture Classification using a Small Number of Instances
  • 07/11/2014 Alexandre Sawczuk Da Silva : A GP Approach to QoS-Aware Web Service Composition and Selection
  • 31/10/2014 John Park: Enhancing Heuristics for Order Acceptance and Scheduling using Genetic Programming
  • 31/10/2014 Isidro Alvarez: On Learning the Hidden Multiplexer by Reusing Learned Functionality
  • 24/10/2014 Masaya Nakata: Learning Classifier Systems
  • 24/10/2014 Qi Chen:Genetic Programming for Symbolic Regression
  • 17/10/2014 Soha Ahmed: Genetic Programming for Measuring Peptide Detectability
  • 17/10/2014 Richard Marshall: Hyper-heuristics, Grammatical Evolution and the Capacitated Vehicle Routing Problem
  • 10/10/2014 Muhammad Ghifary: Face Recognition using Evolutionary Techniques and Probability Approaches
  • 10/10/2014 Binh Tran: Improved PSO for Feature Selection on High-Dimensional Datasets
  • 03/10/2014 Harith Al-Sahaf: Genetic Programming for Multiclass Texture Classification using a Small Number of Instances
  • 03/10/2014 Syed Saud Naqvi: Evolutionary Feature Combination Based Seed Learning for Diffusion-Based Saliency
  • 17/09/2014 Prof. Sven Hartmann: "NP" hard problems, slides are here: TalkNP_publish.pdf
  • 12/09/2014 Dr David Balduzzi: Kickback Cuts Backpropâs Red-tape: Rethinking Credit Assignment
  • 05/09/2014 ECRG: Three minutes thesis competition
  • 29/08/3014 A/Prof Will Browne: Modern academic presentation
  • 22/08/2014 Binh Tran: Discussion on Feature Selection Bias
  • 23/07/2014 Isidro Alvarez: PhD proposal presentation: On Scalability and Reuse of Functionality in Learning Classifier Systems. Details can be seen here
  • 20/06/2014 Syed Saud Naqvi: Improving Salient Object Detection for Autonomously Identified Image Types Using Multiple Genetic Algorithms Based Learning
  • 20/06/2014 Rachel Hunt: Evolving Machine-Specific Dispatching Rules for a Two-Machine Job Shop using Genetic Programming
  • 13/06/2014 Dr Yi Mei: Decomposition for Large Scale Capacitated Arc Routing Problem. Details can be seen here
  • 06/06/2014 Dr Bing Xue: Filter based Backward Elimination in Wrapper based PSO for Feature Selection in Classification
  • 06/06/2014 Dr Bing Xue: An Archive based Particle Swarm Optimisation for Feature Selection in Classification
  • 06/06/2014 Soha Ahmed New Wrapper Feature Construction GP Approaches for Classification and Biomarker Identification
  • 30/05/2014 Abdul Wahid: Multi-view Clustering of Web Documents Using Multi-objective Genetic Algorithm
  • 23/05/2014 Richard Marshall: Developing a Hyper-heuristic approach using Grammar Guided Genetic Programming applied to Combinatorial Optimisation Problems
  • 16/05/2014 Rachel Hunt: Evolving "Less-Myopic" Scheduling Rules for Dynamic Job Shop Scheduling with Genetic Programming
  • 09/05/2014 Syed Saud Naqvi: Salient Object Detection Using Learning Classifier Systems that Compute Action Mappings
  • 02/05/2014 Isidro Alvarez: On Scalability of Learning Classifier Systems and Beyond
  • 11/04/2014 Muhammad Ghifary: Deep Hybrid Networks with good out-of-sample object recognition
  • 11/04/2014 Yuyu Liang: Facial Age Estimation Based on Hierarchical Framework
  • 07/04/2014 Saeed Mirghasemi: PhD proposal presentation: Image Segmentation in Complicated-background and Noisy Images Using Particle Swarm Optimization. Details can be seen here
  • 04/04/2014 Dr Su Nguyen : Enhancing Branch-and-Bound Algorithms for Order Acceptance and Scheduling with Genetic Programming
  • 28/03/2014 Saeed Mirghasemi: Trail PhD proposal presentation
  • 21/03/2014 Binh Tran: An Intelligent Web-based Modula-2 Tutoring System
  • 14/03/2014 A/Prof Andrew Mason: SolverStudio and OpenSolver: Free Excel Addins for Better Optimisation
  • 07/03/1014 Dr Bing Xue : A New Binary Particle Swarm Optimisation Algorithm for Feature Selection
  • 28/02/2014 Soha Ahmed: GPMS: A Genetic Programming Based Approach to Multiple Alignment of Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry
  • 25/02/2014 Dr Michael Kirley: Co-evolutionary Dynamics in Multi-Player Social Dilemmas
  • 25/02/2014 Harith Al-Sahaf: One-shot Learning using Genetic Programming for Domain Independent Image Analysis
  • 21/02/2014 Zaenal abidin:A neural network based facial expression recognition using fisherface
  • 18/02/2014 Muhammad Ghifary: Deep Learning with Applications to Domain Adaptation in Object Recognition
  • 10/02/2014 Prof Yaochu Jin Surrogate Models
  • 06/02/3014 A/Prof Will Browne: How to prepare a poster