Research Student Projects (Ben Paechter)

Craig Thomson (PhD 2016-)
Exploiting the mobility patterns of mobile sink nodes to improve the efficiency of duty-cycling and routing in wireless sensor networks.
Christopher Stone (PhD 2015-)
A graph grammar approach to generation and modification of heurisitcs for combinatorial optimisation.
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Andreas Steyven (PhD 2013-)
Exploiting cooperative behaviour to guide open-ended evolution in multi-robot applications. Swarm robotics is a special case within the general field of robotics. The distributed nature makes it more resilient with no single point of failure. Considering the application in remote locations,...
Paul Lapok (PhD 2015-)
Evolving mechanical systems with bio-inspired computing for mechanical design.
Lynn Killick (PhD 2013-)
An investigation into the population census as a tool for building the good society: policy, ethics and social informatics.