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.

  • Yanan Sun
    23/03/2019 to 25/03/2024
    Research Field:
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: Prof Mengjie Zhang

  • 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

  • Sue Chard
    01/03/2020 to 22/12/2023
    Research Field:
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: A/Prof Ian Welch

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

  • Will Browne
    30/04/2021 to 30/06/2024
    Research Field: Applied Cognitive Systems: Cognitive Robotics, Learning Classifier Systems (evolutionary computation) and Modern Heuristics.
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: Dr Stuart Marshall

  • John Lewis
    01/11/2021 to 16/09/2024
    Research Field:
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: Dr Stuart Marshall

  • Guiying Huang
    29/11/2021 to 30/09/2022
    Research Field:
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: Dr Aaron Chen

  • Chen Wang - MARU103
    01/12/2021 to 01/12/2022
    Research Field:
    Home Institution: NIWA
    Local Contact: A/Prof Hui Ma

  • Wenbin Pei
    04/12/2021 to 30/06/2022
    Research Field:
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: Prof Bing Xue

  • Gary Leavens - CO231
    10/01/2022 to 01/07/2022
    Research Field: Programming Languages, Formal Verification, Formal Methods
    Home Institution: University of Central Florida
    Local Contact: A/Prof David Pearce

  • James Noble
    22/02/2022 to 23/02/2024
    Research Field: Object-Oriented Software Design
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: Dr Craig Watterson

  • Atiya Masood - AM409
    02/03/2022 to 31/07/2022
    Research Field:
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: Dr Aaron Chen

  • Boxiong Tan - AM409
    02/03/2022 to 31/12/2022
    Research Field:
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: A/Prof Hui Ma

  • Nik Bielski - MARU103
    02/03/2022 to 31/12/2024
    Research Field: AI, ML, PL
    Home Institution: University of Canterbury
    Local Contact: A/Prof Alex Potanin

  • Bryan Ng
    15/03/2022 to 28/03/2025
    Research Field: Software Defined Networking, Analytics, Big Data, Stochastic process, 802.11, SDN
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: A/Prof Ian Welch

  • Baligh Al-Helali
    18/03/2022 to 31/03/2023
    Research Field: Machine Learning, Evolutionary Computation, Genetic Programming, Symbolic Regression, Data Analysis, and DataOps
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: Prof Bing Xue

  • Tony Butler-Yeoman - CO335
    27/04/2022 to 30/05/2022
    Research Field:
    Home Institution:
    Local Contact: Dr Andrew Lensen

  • Lloyd-Jones Laurie - CO347
    24/05/2022 to 01/07/2022
    Research Field: Indigenous Virtual Reality
    Home Institution: University of Otago
    Local Contact: Dr Jennifer Ferreira

  • Shanshan Tang - MARU103
    01/10/2022 to 01/10/2024
    Research Field: Machine Learning, Multi-task learning, Sparse learning, and Regularised regression.
    Home Institution: Northeastern University
    Local Contact: Dr Qi Chen

  • Cheng Xie - MARU103
    01/11/2022 to 31/10/2023
    Research Field: Intelligent modeling and control of dynamic systems
    Home Institution: Harbin Institute of Technology
    Local Contact: Prof Mengjie Zhang

  • Botao Jiao - MARU103
    01/11/2022 to 30/11/2023
    Research Field: Stream Data Mining and Evolutionary Optimisation
    Home Institution: China University of Mining and Technology
    Local Contact: Prof Mengjie Zhang

  • Bohan Zhang - MARU103
    01/11/2022 to 31/10/2023
    Research Field: Multi-objective dynamic job shop scheduling with evolutionary computation methods
    Home Institution: Northwestern Polytechnical University, China
    Local Contact: Dr Yi Mei

  • Tong Guo - MARU103
    01/03/2023 to 28/02/2024
    Research Field: Large-Scale Global Optimization for 4D Trajectory-based Air Traffic Flow Control
    Home Institution: Beihang University, China
    Local Contact: Dr Yi Mei