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  1. Ph.D. Theses Directed.
  2. Ph.D. Committee Member.
  3. Master's Thesis Directed.
  4. Master's of Arts Essays Directed.
  5. Master's of Arts  Directed.

A. Ph.D. Theses Directed:

bullet Bin Peng, “Knowledge Swarms in Cultural Algorithms for Dynamic Environments”, at Wayne State University, in progress.

 

bullet Ziad Kobti, “Learning in Dynamic Hierarchical Network Structures in Complex Systems”, at Wayne State University, Fall, 2004.

 

bullet Sean Che, “Evolution of Decision Systems”, at Wayne State University, in progress.

 

bullet Alina Lazar, “The Impact of Heuristic Knowledge Discovery Techniques on the Multi-Agent Simulation of Cultural Evolution”, at Wayne State University, Winter 2002.

 

bullet David Ostrowski, "Using Cultural Algorithms to Evolve Strategies in                Agent Based Models", at Wayne State University, Winter 2002.

 

bullet Nestor Rychtyckyj, "Using Cultural Algorithms to Re-Engineer Semantic                 Networks", at Wayne State University, Winter, 2001.

 

bullet Saleh Saleem, Knowledge-Based Solutions to Dynamic Problems Using Cultural Algorithms”, at Wayne State University, Winter, 2001.

 

bullet Xidong Jin, “Solving Constrained Optimization Problems Using Cultural Algorithms and Regional Schemata”, at Wayne State University, Winter 2001.

 

bullet George Cowan, "An Evolutionary Computational Approach to the Software Engineering of Evolving Programs", at Wayne State University, Fall , 1999.

 

bullet Shinin Zhu, “Fuzzy Algorithms with Evolutionary Programming for Real-Valued Function Optimization”, at Wayne State University, Fall, 1998.

 

bullet  Hassan Al-Shehri, "Evolution-Based Decision-Tree Optimization Using Cultural  Algorithms", at Wayne State University, Spring, 1997.

 

bullet Chan Jin Chung, "Knowledge-Based Approaches to Self-Adaptation in Cultural    Algorithms", at Wayne State University, Winter 1997.

 

bullet Ayman Nazzal, "Learning Site-Settlement Patterns From Large Spatio-Temporal Databases With Cultural Algorithms", at Wayne State University, Winter, 1997.

 

bullet Elena Zannoni, "Cultural Algorithms with Genetic Programming: Learning to Control the Program Evolution Process", at Wayne State University, Fall, 1996.

 

bullet Michael Cavaretta, "Cultural Algorithms and Real-Valued Function Optimization", at Wayne State University, Fall, 1995 .

 

bullet Jonathan Maletic, "The Software Service Bay: A Methodology for Knowledge-Based Software Maintenance", at Wayne State University, Fall, 1995.

 

 

B. Ph.D. Committee Member:

bullet Robert J. Calin-Jageman, Dept. of Psychology, “Neural Basis of Environmental Regulation of the Aplysia Siphon-Withdrawal Reflex, at Wayne State University, Summer, 2004.

 

bullet Jeffrey Pfaffman, “Microtubule Learning Models”, at Wayne State University, 2003.

 

bullet Jon Brewster, Area: Biological Information Processing, Wayne State, 2002.

 

bullet George Schliess, Area: Learning in Artificial Neural Networks, Wayne State University, 2002.

 

bullet Jose Juarez-Seqovia, Area: Biological Information Processing, Wayne State University, 2001.

 

bullet  Nicholas Gessler, “Artificial Cultures”, University of California, Los Angeles, 2000.

 

bullet  Ahmet Ugur, Area: Artificial Neural Network Learning, Wayne State University, 1998.

 

bullet Pierre Wijkmann, Area: Evolutionary Computation, University of Stockholm, Sweden, 1997

 

 

C. Master's Thesis Directed:

bullet Dawit Yifter, “Agent-Based Models of Early Cultural Evolution”, at Wayne State University, in progress.

 

bullet Nooshi Zadegan, “Decision-Making and the Evolution of Language”, at Wayne State University, in progress.

 

bullet Benjamin Carnes, “Embedding Intelligence in 3D Games: A Day in the Life of the Anazazi”, in progress.

 

bullet Benjamin Carnes, “Embedding Intelligence in 3D Games: A Day in the Life of the Anazazi”, in progress.

 

bullet  Howard Scheer, “Agent-Based Modeling of Pre-Hominid Decision-Making”, at Wayne State University, Summer, 2004.

 

bullet Ndella Dioum, “Agent-Based Models of Cultural Evolution”, at Wayne State, Winter 2004.

 

bullet  Soonwon Kim, “Data Mining of Agent Rules for a Large-Scale Multi-Agent System”, at Wayne State University, Fall, 2002.

 

bullet Jeff Stefan, “Optimal Path Search Using Cultural Algorithms”, at Wayne State University, Fall, 2002.

 

bullet  Radu Iacoban, “The Synergy of the Knowledge factors of the Cultural Algorithm When Applied to Static and Dynamic Environments”, at Wayne State University, Fall, 2002.

 

bullet Steve Goodhall, “Multi-Agent Simulation of Hunter-Gatherer Behavior”, at Wayne State University, Fall, 2002.

 

bullet Ronald Isles, “Reasoning About Genetic Programs Function and Structure Using Cultural Algorithms”, at Wayne State University, Fall, 2000.

 

bullet Eva Kala, " Representation Shifts and Hierarchical Search in the Royal Road Problem Using Cultural Algorithms", at Wayne State University, Fall, 1999.

 

bullet .Michael Sternberg, "Using Cultural Algorithms to Support the Re-Engineering of Rule-Based Expert Systems in Dynamic Performance Environments: A Fraud Detection Example", Winter, 1997.

 

bullet  William Mosely, "Learning Concepts and Solving the Royal Road Problem Using Cultural Algorithms", at Wayne State University, Winter, 1995.

 

 

D. Master's of Arts Essays Directed:

bullet Il-Ryun Pak, "Evolutionary Computation Paradigms: A Survey", at Wayne State University, Winter, 1995.

 

 

E. Master's of Arts  Directed:

bullet Anuradha Subramanian, Artificial Intelligence at Wayne State, Fall, 2004.

 

bullet Vijaya Goli, Artificial Intelligence, at Wayne State University, Fall, 2000.

 

bullet Christine Pearce, Artificial Intelligence, at Wayne State University, Winter, 1997.

 

bullet Jim Ganas, Artificial Intelligence, at Wayne State University, Fall, 1996.

 

bullet Melvin K. Sanny, Artificial Intelligence, at Wayne State University, Fall, 1996.

 

bullet Tony Saketos, Artificial Intelligence, at Wayne State University, Fall, 1996.

 

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