About Me... Michael Lones


  • Metaheuristics: evolutionary algorithms, genetic programming, swarm intelligence
  • Data mining: predictive modelling, knowledge discovery, time series analysis, ensemble methods
  • Medical informatics: disease diagnosis and monitoring, disease modelling
  • Systems biology: computational behaviour of biochemical networks, control of regulatory networks
  • Bioinformatics: discovering patterns in biosequences
  • Robotics: control, locomotion, distributed signal processing
  • Other: non-standard computing, artificial life, dynamical systems
  • Non-work: jazz, travel, mountains, languages, being a slave to my cats

Other Websites About Me

Brief Biography

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, Heriot-Watt University, 2013-present.
  • Lecturer (fixed-term), Department of Electronics, University of York, 2013.
  • Research Fellow, Department of Electronics, University of York, 2008-2013.
  • Research Associate, Department of Electronics, University of York, 2005-2008.
  • ERCIM Research Fellow, Faculty of Medicine, NTNU, 2004-2005.
  • PhD Student, Department of Electronics, University of York, 1999-2003.
  • Undergraduate, Department of Computer Science, University of York, 1995-1999.

Teaching Activities

Professional Activities

Conference Committees

These web pages use Google Analytics to track visits. See Privacy Statement.
© Michael Lones 2005-2016. Page last updated 12th May, 2017.