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Jim Smith

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Who am I?

I'm a Professor in Interactive Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the Department of Computer Science and Creative Technologies. at the University of the West of England, and Deputy Director of the Computer Science Research Centre.

I both teach and research AI: I am Module Leader for two level one courses: UFCFD3-30-1: Introduction to Artificial Intelligence, and UFCFE3-15-1: Introductory Artificial Intelligence for Robotics.

In 2015 Gusz Eiben and I published a second edition of our textbook about Evolutionary Computation, with a supporting website.

My Research

I conduct theoretical and applied research into a a number of areas of AI, and for the last few years I've been particularly interested in:

My Publications

You can find details sorted by date here, often with pdf copies to download, or grouped by subject, or type

My google scholar profile should be up to date and contains citation counts and various other statistics to give you a rough feel of what I've written that other people seem to like. I make no claims about the value of these metrics.

Current Projects

Fuller details of these and my completed projects.

Current PhD supervisions:

Details of my previous PhD students.

Contact Details

Contact Hours: I teach most of Tuesday, and Wednesday mornings, and I try to devote Thursdays and Fridays to research and research projects.
Therefore if you wish to contact me the most suitable times to ask for an appointment are 10am-6pm on Mondays and Wednesdays.

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