Further Enquiries

School of Computer Science
Ingkarni Wardli Building
The University of Adelaide
SA 5005

Telephone: +61 8 8313 5586
Facsimile: +61 8 8313 4366


  • The office numbers are room numbers at building Ingkarni Wardli (North Terrace Campus).
    The first digit is also the floor number (i.e. offices starting with 1 are on level 1, etc.)
  • The extension number for each person is for internal University callers.
    For external callers in Australia, add (08) 831. For international callers, add +61 8 831.

Academic Staff

Senior Lecturer
4.43 34484 brad@cs.adelaide.edu.au

Search Based Geoscience Modelling, Genetic Programming for Agent Control, Search Based Software Engineering, Optimisation of Pipe Networks, Computer Science Education

4.53 31868 wanru.gao@adelaide.edu.au
Dr. Mingyu Guo

Computational Microeconomics / Algorithmic Game Theory, Multiagent Systems, Electronic Commerce, Mechanism Design, Prediction Markets.

Group Leader
4.55 34477 frank.neumann@adelaide.edu.au

Bio-Inspired Computing, Evolutionary Algorithms, Combinatorial Optimisation, Multi-Objective Optimisation, Renewable Energy, Optimisation Problems in Sports

Dr Sergey Polyakovskiy
4.56 34486 sergey.polyakovskiy@adelaide.edu.au

Combinatorial Optimisation, Mathematical & Constrained Programming, Hybrid Optimization Approaches, Industrial Applications

Dr. Claudia Szabo
Senior Lecturer
4.17 36744 claudia.szabo@adelaide.edu.au

Model-Driven Engineering, Cloud Computing, Software Engineering, Simulation

Dr. Markus Wagner
Senior Lecturer
DECRA Fellow
4.45 35405 markus.wagner@adelaide.edu.au

Bio-inspired algorithms, multi-objective optimisation, computational complexity analysis, real-world problems

Dr. Amali Weerasinghe
4.48 34626 amali.weerasinghe@adelaide.edu.au

Artificial intelligence, education

Dr. Maria-Yaneli Ameca-Alducin
Postdoctoral Researcher
4.52 36196 maria-yaneli.ameca-alducin@adelaide.edu.au
Dr. Mojgan Pourhassan
Postdoctoral Researcher
4.52 36196 mojgan.pourhassan@adelaide.edu.au
Professor Emeritus Office Ext. Email
4.54 34130 zbyszek@cs.adelaide.edu.au

Evolutionary Computation, Modern Heuristics, Optimisation, Real-World Applications, Puzzle-Based Learning

Adjunct Appointments Office Ext. Email
Dr Mohammad Reza Bonyadi
Adjunct Associate Lecturer


Dr. Adam Ghandar
Adjunct Lecturer


Prof. Kenneth De Jong
Adjunct Professor
(George Mason University)


Prof. Tobias Friedrich
Adjunct Professor
(Hasso Plattner Institute)


Mr. Matthew Michalewicz
Visiting Research Fellow

Prof. Marc Schoenauer
Adjunct Professor
(INRIA Saclay - ile-de-France)


Postgraduate Research Students

Office Ext. Email
Mr. Xiang Li 4.53 31868 xiang.li01@adelaide.edu.au
Ms. Aneta Neumann 4.52 34519 aneta.neumann@adelaide.edu.au

Digital Art, Bio-Inspired Computing, Diversity, Features, Multi-Objective Optimisation

Mr. Junhua Wu 4.52 34486 junhua.wu@adelaide.edu.au
Mr. Mahmoud A. Bokhari 4.52 mahmoud.bokhari@adelaide.edu.au
Ms. Maryam Hasani 4.52 maryam.hasanishoreh@adelaide.edu.au
Mr. Vahid Roostapour 4.52 vahid.roostapour@adelaide.edu.au
Mr. Mehdi Neshat 4.52 mehdi.neshat@adelaide.edu.au

Former Group Members and Visitors

Dr Manuel Abello PhD student
Mr. Muneer Buckley PhD student
Mr. Jareth Day PhD student, 2011-2012, now Microsoft Redmond
Prof. Tobias Friedrich Visitor, March 2011, Feb/March 2014, Feb/March 2016
Mr. Mario Fruzangohar PhD student
Prof. Pauline Haddow Visitor, July 2013 - July 2014
Mr. Mohd Faisal Ibrahim PhD student
Dr. Maksud Ibrahimov PhD student, 2008-2012
Ms. Diora Jordan PhD student, 2011-2012
Dr. Trent Kroeger Academic staff, 2010-2014
Dr Kewen Liao PhD student,
Dr Samadhi Nallaperuma PhD student, 2012-2015, Postdoctoral Researcher 2015, continued as Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Sheffield
Mr Anh Nguyen PhD student, 2012-2015, now Microsoft Redmond
Dr. Pietro Oliveto Visitor from University of Birmingham, May-June 2012, January 2013
Dr Shayan Poursoltan PhD student, 2012-2016, continued as IT Consultant at Chamonix Consulting
Dr. Andrew Sutton Research staff, 2011-2012
Dr. Madeleine Theile Visitor from Technical University of Berlin, March 2011
Mr. Tommaso Urli Visitor from University of Udine, January - August 2012, January 2013