Academic staff

A list of CISA academic staff

Member Interests
Fleuriot

Jacques Fleuriot   

Director of Institute

Interactive theorem proving and its use in areas such as formalized mathematics and formal verification, The investigation of mathematical reasoning - both historical and contemporary - using proof assistants.

albrecht

Stefano Albrecht

Goal-directed sequential decision making by autonomous systems in complex dynamic environments. Reasoning about the beliefs, intentions, and behaviours of other decision makers. Innovative applications in areas such as cyber security and self-driving vehicles.
Anderson
Paul Anderson Configuration and management of large computing infrastructures, Semantics and usability of configuration languages, Autonomics and intelligent approaches to configuration deployment, Systems administrations.
Atkinson
Malcolm Atkinson The design of data-intensive systems and languages, including EDIM1 and DISPEL, and the exploitation of data-intensive methods to discover new knowledge and improve decisions.
vaishak
Vaishak Belle Explainable AI, scalable probabilistic inference and learning, probabilistic programming, statistical relational learning, commonsence reasoning, automated planning, and unifying logic and probability more generally.
Bundy
Alan Bundy The automatic construction, analysis and evolution of representations of knowledge and the automation of mathematical reasoning, with applications to reasoning about the correctness of computer software and hardware.
Gal
Kobi Gal Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning for Human-Computer Collaboration and Negotiation, Big data in Education, Plan and Goal Recognition, Collaborative Group Learning, Incentive Design for effective teamwork, Computational Cognitive Science, Intelligent and Adaptive Tutoring Systems, Computational Game Theory.
Klein
Ewan Klein Computational approaches to natural semantics, syntax, prosody and phonology; spoken language processing; communicating with mobile robots and embodies devices; the Semantic Web and ontologies.
  Tiejun Ma  
Ursula Martin
Ursula Martin

The context and culture of mathematics and foundational research, with the goal of building software to better support mathematicians, and of understanding and expanding the nature of impact.  A recently published popular book examines the scientific and mathematical education of Ada Lovelace.

Valerio Restocchi
Valerio Restocchi Modelling and simulation of complex socio-economic systems, Interaction and propagation on social networks, Modelling of people's behaviour, Financial markets and Econophysics, Cryptocurrencies and Fintech, Agent-based simulations, Network science.
Robertson
Dave Robertson Design and deployment of multi-agent systems; large-scale, automated design and transformation of knowledge bases and problem solvers; agent-orientated software engineering; social computation.
Rovatsos
Michael Rovatsos Human-friendly and responsible AI, multiagent systems, social computation, automated planning.
Smaill
Alan Smaill Constructive logics and non-realist semantics; reflection principles and their application within automated reasoning systems; theorem proving in relation to programming.
Tate
Austin Tate Artificial Intelligence Planning, Collaborative Systems, Knowledge-Based Systems, Virtual Worlds.