Dr Colin Fyfe.

Personal Professor

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Tel: (0) 141 848 3305
Fax: (0) 141 848 3542
Email: colin.fyfe@uws.ac.uk

and Visiting Researcher to Admirable Group at the Universidad de Burgos, Spain


Qualifications

1995 PhD. "Negative Feedback as an Organising Principle for Artificial Neural Networks ", University of Strathclyde
1992 M.Ed. (Educational Management),University of Glasgow.
1991 M.Sc. (Information Technology) , University of Strathclyde.
1990 Mid-life crisis, University of Life.
1971 B.Sc. 2.2 (Mathematics) , University of Glasgow.

Subjects

Computer Science


Obsessions

Artificial Neural Networks, Genetic Algorithms, Artificial Life, Artificial Immune Systems

Research Publications

CV

nearly up to date cv

Currently supervising the following PhD projects:

  • Jigang Sun : Multidimensional Scaling and Self organising Maps with Bregman divergences
  • Xiaochuan Wu: Clustering, reinforcement learning and Bregman divergences
  • Lidia Wojtowicz: Reinforcement learning and languages
  • Xi Wang: Bregman divergences and projection methods.

 

Previously supervised:

  • Dr. Mark Girolami , 1998 :Independent Component Analysis
  • Dr. Darryl Charles , 1999 : factor analysis
  • Dr. Juan Corchado , 1999 : case based reasoning, hybrid systems
  • Dr. Stephen McGlinchey, 2000 : topology preserving maps
  • Dr. Pei Ling Lai , 2000 : canonical correlation analysis
  • Dr. Shang-Jen (David) Chuang , 2001 : forecasting
  • Dr. Donald MacDonald, 2001 : Remote sensed image analysis
  • Dr. Emilio Corchado, (Universidad de Salamanca), 2002 : Maximum/Minimum Likelihood Hebbian learning
  • Dr. Douglas Wang, 2002: evolution of cooperation
  • Dr. Jos Koetsier, 2003 : Contextual learning
  • Dr. Zhen Kun Gou, 2003 : Canonical Correlations and Kernel Mappings
  • Dr. Danny Livingstone, 2003 : evolution of communication
  • Dr. Ying (Hannah) Han, 2004 : Time Series Analysis
  • Dr. Lina Petrakieva, 2004 : Combining supervised and unsupervised learning
  • Dr. Cesar Garcia Osorio, 2005: Data mining and visualization
  • Dr. Marian Pena, 2007 : Topology preserving mappings
  • Dr. Wesam Barbakh , 2008 : clustering and topology preservation.
  • Dr. Gayle Leen, 2008 : Probabilistic modelling of Contextual Information
  • Dr. Ying Wu, 2008 : projection methods using reinforcement learning, cross entropy and artificial immune systems
  • Dr. Benoit Chaperot , 2010: Computational Intelligence in Computer Games

 

I was second supervisor for

  • Dr Dymitr Ruta, 2003: combining classifiers
  • Dr Jinsong Leng, (University of South Australia), 2008: Reinforcement learning in computer games
  • Dr David Becerra Alonso, 2010: Deterministic Chaos in Malkus' Waterwheel.
  • Dr Steve Thatcher, (University of South Australia) 2010 : Agents and aviation safety

Some books

The IDEAL 2010 conference will take place from 1st to 3rd September 2010.