Academic visitors

Find out about the visitors from collaborating universities and institutions that are currently being hosted by the School of Engineering and Computer Science.

Below is a list of all current and expected visitors. If you would like more information about a visitor, please talk to the Local Contact. If any details are incorrect, inform the School Office.

  • Mansoor Shafi
    28/01/2015 to 31/01/2021
    Research Field: Wireless Communication Systems
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: Dr Stuart Marshall

  • Mark Heath
    17/09/2018 to 31/08/2021
    Research Field: Freshwater quality, ecology and environmental management,
    Home Institution: Greater Wellington Regional Council
    Local Contact: Dr James Quilty

  • Dean Pemberton
    01/12/2018 to 27/07/2021
    Research Field: SDN, Software Defined Networking
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: A/Prof Ian Welch

  • Su Nguyen
    21/05/2019 to 30/06/2021
    Research Field: scheduling, evolutionary computation, automated heuristic design
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: Prof Mengjie Zhang

  • John Lewis
    01/10/2019 to 16/09/2021
    Research Field:
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: Dr Stuart Marshall

  • Lindsay Groves
    21/02/2020 to 31/03/2024
    Research Field: Formal Software Development, Computational Logic, Programming Language Theory, Concurrency
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: Dr Stuart Marshall

  • Waqar Aziz - CO322
    21/03/2020 to 16/07/2021
    Research Field: Signal processing techniques for prediction of septic shock in intensive care units
    Home Institution: University of Otago (Wellington)
    Local Contact: A/Prof Paul Teal

  • Dhruv Makwana - MARU103
    01/06/2020 to 09/03/2021
    Research Field: programming languages
    Home Institution: The University of Cambridge
    Local Contact: Prof James Noble

  • Patrick Lam - MARU103
    01/06/2020 to 01/05/2021
    Research Field: Program Languages, Program Verification
    Home Institution: University of Waterloo
    Local Contact: Dr Craig Anslow

  • Lulu Song - MARU103
    01/06/2020 to 28/05/2021
    Research Field: Evolutionary Computation for Multi-objective Slab Allocation Problem
    Home Institution: Northeastern University
    Local Contact: Dr Yi Mei

  • Miao Lu - MARU103
    29/06/2020 to 30/06/2021
    Research Field: Deep Learning
    Home Institution: Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences
    Local Contact: Prof Mengjie Zhang

  • Bryan Ng
    07/07/2020 to 28/02/2022
    Research Field: Software Defined Networking, Analytics, Big Data, Stochastic process, 802.11, SDN
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: Bryan Ng

  • Mark Poletti
    01/09/2020 to 31/08/2023
    Research Field:
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: Prof Bastiaan Kleijn

  • Shima Afzali - MARU103
    02/10/2020 to 31/03/2021
    Research Field:
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: Prof Bing Xue

  • Julian Mackay - MARU103
    02/11/2020 to 31/08/2021
    Research Field:
    Home Institution: imperial College
    Local Contact: Prof James Noble

  • Gary Leavens - CO231
    01/09/2021 to 01/02/2022
    Research Field: Programming Languages, Formal Verification, Formal Methods
    Home Institution: University of Central Florida
    Local Contact: A/Prof David Pearce