Professional Activities (Current)

Past Activities

Journal Editorships

  • Associate Editor, the journal of IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation.
  • Associate Editor, the journal of Swarm Intelligence (Springer).
  • Associate Editor, the International Journal of Swarm Intelligence Research (IJSIR).
  • Member, editorial board for International Journal of Computational Intelligence (IJCI).
  • Member, IASR Board of Editors for the Journal of Advanced Research in Evolutionary Algorithms (JAREA)
  • Guest editor, Special Issue of Information Sciences Journal (ISJ) on "Nature-Inspired Algorithms for Large Scale Global Optimization", September 2015.
  • Guest editor, Special issue on Swarm Intelligence, IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, August 2009
  • Guest editor, special issue on Evolutionary Optimization and Learning, Journal of Soft Computing (to appear).
  • Guest editor, special issue on Simulated Evolution and Learning, Journal of Evolutionary Intelligence, Vol. 2, 2009
  • Guest editor, special issue on Evolutionary Optimization, Journal of Computer Science Technology, Vol.23, No.1, January 2008.
  • Guest editor, special issue on Simulated Evolution and Learning, International Journal of Computational Intelligence and Applications (IJCIA), World Scientific Press, Vol.7, No.2, June 2008,
  • Guest editor, special issue on Theoretical Foundations of Evolutionary Computation, Journal of Genetic Programming and Evolvable Machines, Springer, Vol.9, No.2, June 2008
  • Guest editor, special issue on Evolutionary Learning and Optimization, Connection Science, Vol.19, No.4, December 2007

External PhD Examinations

  • PhD thesis, Department of Information Science, University of Otago, New Zealand, 2004.
  • PhD thesis, Department of Computer Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa, 2005.
  • PhD thesis, Department of Information Science, University of Otago, New Zealand, 2007.
  • PhD thesis, Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Melbourne, Australia, 2009.
  • PhD thesis, School of Aerospace, Civil and Mechanical Engineering, University of New South Wales, Australia, 2009.
  • PhD thesis, School of Engineering and Information Technology, University College, University of New South Wales, Australian Defence Force Academy, Australia, 2009.
  • PhD thesis, Department of Computer Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa, 2009.
  • PhD thesis, School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, University of Queensland, Australia, 2011.
  • PhD thesis, Department of Statistics, Macquarie University, Australia, 2012.
  • PhD thesis, School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, 2013.
  • PhD thesis, School of Computer Science, University of Adelaide, 2013.
  • PhD thesis, Faculty of ICT, Swinburne University of Technology, 2013.
  • PhD thesis, School of Science, Information Technology and Engineering, Faculty of Science, Federation University Australia, 2014.

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