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Meet the team

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Professor Ferrante Neri

Head of the Nature Inspired Computing and Engineering Group

Academic staff

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Dr Roman Bauer

Senior Lecturer

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Dr Suparna De

Lecturer in Computer Science

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Dr Zhenhua Feng

Senior Lecturer in Computer Vision and Machine Learning

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Dr Frank Guerin

Deputy Head of the Nature Inspired Computing and Engineering Group

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Professor Yaochu Jin

Distinguished Chair, Professor in Computational Intelligence

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Dr Diptesh Kanojia

Lecturer in Artificial Intelligence for Natural Language Processing

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Professor Paul Krause

Emeritus Professor

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Dr Yunpeng Li

Senior Lecturer in Artificial Intelligence

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Dr Alaa Marshan

Senior Lecturer in Intelligent Data Analysis

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Dr Sotiris Moschoyiannis

Reader in Complex Systems

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Dr Alireza Tamaddoni Nezhad

Reader (Associate Professor) in Machine Learning and Computational Intelligence

Professor H Lilian Tang

Professor in Artificial Intelligence

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Dr Tom Thorne

Senior Lecturer; Programme Lead of MSc Data Science

Research staff

Dr Handing Wang

Research Fellow

Visiting staff

Yu Chen

Visiting Researcher

George M Saleh

Visiting Professor

Markus Olhofer

Visiting Professor

Tunde Peto

Visiting Reader

Saeid Sanei

Visiting Reader

Postgraduate research students

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Ghazal Afroozimilani

Postgraduate Research Student

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Katherine Birch

Postgraduate Research Student

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Dr Xiongjie Chen

Postdoctoral Researcher

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Chen Tang

Postgraduate Research Student

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Dany Varghese

Postgraduate Research Student

Duong Vo

Postgraduate Research Student

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Hao Wen

Postgraduate Research Student

Aaron Wing

Doctoral Candidate

Guoyang Xie

Postgraduate Research Student