Dr Aniko Ekárt

Lecturer

Postal address:
The Aston Lab for Intelligent Collectives Engineering
Aston University
B4 7ET
Birmingham
United Kingdom

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Employment

  • Since August 2012: Senior Lecturer in Computer Science, School of  Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University
  • 2006 – July 2012: Lecturer in Computer Science, School of  Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University
  • 2003 – 2006: Senior Researcher, Computer and Automation Research Institute, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2001 – 2003: Lecturer in Computer Science, University of Birmingham
  • 1996-2001: Researcher, Computer and Automation Research Institute, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary 

General

I joined Computer Science in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences as a lecturer in January 2006. 
Previously, I held research positions at the Computer and Automation Research Institute, Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Budapest, Hungary. At the same time I lectured in artificial intelligence at various levels for the Eötvös Loránd University and the Dennis Gábor University in Budapest. 

Between 2001 and 2003 I was a lecturer in Computer Science at the University of Birmingham. where I lectured in artificial intelligence and human computer interaction.

My main research interests are in genetic programming, evolutionary computation and artificial intelligence in general.

Membership of Professional Bodies

ACM, IEEE

Qualifications

  • Aston ExCL, 2010
  • Aston Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education, 2007
  • PhD in Informatics, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, 2001
  • MSc in Next Generation of Computers, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania, 1996
  • MSc with Distinction in Computer Science, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania, 1995

Research interests

Evolutionary computation

Artificial intelligence

Teaching Activity

Computer Science Postgraduate Programme Director

Current modules:

CS2090 Software Lifecycle and Design
CS4680 Professional Skills in Computing
CS4600 Diploma Project
CS4800 MSc Project

Previously taught modules:

CS1140 Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
CS3410 Interaction Design
CS2190 Software Lifecycle
CS4650 Interaction Design

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Engineering & Applied Science

Organisational unit: School

  1. Case based design of knitwear

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

  2. Retinal vascular function and cardiovascular risk factors

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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  1. Neural computing and applications

    Activity: Editorial work or peer review of publicationsEditorial activity

  2. Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference

    Activity: Conference participationParticipation in conference

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