Prof.(FH) Priv.-Doz. DI Dr. Michael Affenzeller

Head of Research Group HEAL

    Heuristic Algorithms, Evolutionary Algorithms, Algorithm Theory and Development, Production Planning and Logistics Optimization, Nonlinear Systems Identification, Structure Identification, Regression and Time Series, Heuristic Optimization Techniques in Bioinformatics / Chemoinformatics.


    10/2008 - 09/2013Josef Ressel-Zentrum for Heuristic Optimization
    05/2011 - 11/2010Development of methods for the automation of operative production controls from the point of view of sustainable economic activity
    08/2007 - 12/2009Emergency Mission Control Center
    02/2006 - 01/2009GP-based techniques for the design of virtual sensors


    Widok:See the entire list of publications here

    Short Biography

    10/2008 - presentHead of the Josef Ressel Center for Heuristic Optimization (Heureka!)
    11/2005 - presentProfessor for Applied Computer Science at the Department of Software Engineering of the Upper Austrian University of Applied Sciences in Hagenberg, Austria
    2004 - 2005Assistant Professor at the Institute of Formal Models and Verification at the Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria
    06/2004Habilitation in "Applied Systems Sciences with particlular regard to Heuristic Optimization" at the Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria
    2002 - presentCore developer of HeuristicLab
    04/2002Foundation of Michael Affenzeller's Genetic Algorithms Research Group
    10/2001PhD in Computer Science
    1999 - 2004University Assistant at the Institute of Systems Science, Department of Systems Theory and Information Technology at the Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria
    1998 - 1999Designing Engineer at Voest Alpine Industrieanlagenbau, Linz, Austria
    1998Military Service at the Ostarrichi Kaserne Amstetten, Austria
    10/1997MSc in Industrial Mathematics (Mathematical Computer Science)
    1991 - 1997Studies in Industrial Mathematics (Mathematical Computer Science) at the Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria
    1972born in Grieskirchen, Austria


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