Dr Kourosh Neshatian


Senior Lecturer

Contact details

Room: Erskine 212
Email: kourosh.neshatian@canterbury.ac.nz
Phone: +64 3 369 2455


Research interests

I am the director of Artificial Intelligence Research Group. My research interests are:

  • Machine learning: manipulation of feature space (feature selection, feature construction, kernel construction), discovery of relevance, dimensionality reduction
  • Inference: first-order logic, graphical models, and neuro-fuzzy networks
  • Search and combinatorial optimisation: path planning, decision tree learning.

Professional activities

I am involved in the following conferences:

  • Member of programme committee: The Australasian Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence
  • Member of programme committee: IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC)
  • Member of organizing and programme committee: Simulated and Evolutionary Learning (SEAL)
  • Member of programme committee: Image and Vision Computing New Zealand (IVCNZ)
  • Member of programme committee: PAKDD workshop on Biologically Inspired Techniques for Data Mining

I act as a reviewer for the following journals:

  • Elsevier Journal of Information Fusion
  • Elsevier Journal of Information Science
  • IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation
  • IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics - Part A
  • Journal of Soft Computing