Knowledge representation and reasoning, search, planning, evolutionary computation, data mining, information retrieval, intelligent Web, agent systems.
This course can be applied toward:
CS 440 (Introduction to Artificial Intelligence).
L. Darrell Whitley
Professor Whitley is a faculty member (and former Chair, 2003-2018) of the Department of Computer Science at Colorado State University. From 1993 to 1997 Professor Whitley served as Chair of the Governing Board of the International Society for Genetic Algorithms. From 1997 to 2002 Professor Whitley served as Editor-in-Chief for the journal Evolutionary Computation published by MIT Press. From 2007 to 2011 Professor Whitley was Chair of the ACM SIG on Evolutionary Computation (SIGEVO), and a member of the ACM SIG Governing Board.
Dr. Whitley has an active research program in Evolutionary Computation, Search and Combinatorial Optimization and Machine Learning. His Google H-index is 62 and his papers have garnered more than 22,900 citations.