Marcus Gallagher
PhD

Marcus Gallagher is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering at the University of Queensland, Australia. He received his Bachelor of Computing Science and Graduate Diploma in Science from the University of New England, Australia in 1994 and 1995 respectively, and his PhD in 2000 from the University of Queensland, Australia. His main research interests are metaheuristic optimisation and machine learning algorithms, in particular techniques based on statistical modelling. He is also interested in biologically inspired algorithms, methodology for empirical evaluation of algorithms and the visualization of high-dimensional data.