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Professor Savas Konur

Information about Professor Savas Konur at the University of Bradford.



Savas Konur is Professor of Artificial Intelligence and Computational Modelling at the Faculty of Engineering and Informatics, University of Bradford, where he was previously Lecturer, Senior Lecturer and Reader. He received the B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science from METU (Turkey), RWTH Aachen (Germany) and University of Manchester (UK), respectively. He previously held positions in the Department of Computer Science at University of Sheffield and at University of Liverpool. Prof Konur is the Head of Computational Modelling Research Group. His research interests involve scientific AI; integrated modelling using data-driven, computational, and mathematical modelling paradigms; machine learning-enhanced simulation and verification; intelligent automation and decision-support for complex systems with interdisciplinary applications to systems and synthetic biology, membrane computing, and smart manufacturing. He has successfully secured a portfolio of R&I grants worth of £1.5M as PI and £1.3M as Co-I, funded by EPSRC, Innovate UK, EU RDF and commercial organisations,s. He has established networks and collaborations with industry and academic institutions both nationally and internationally, which have led to interdisciplinary projects, bids and publications. He has published in numerous prestigious flagship journals as well as many leading conferences. He is in the Editorial Board of Journal of Membrane Computing — Springer Verlag, a flagship journal in membrane computing, a Committee Member of the International Membrane Computing Society, a Member of Verification and Validation of Autonomous Systems UK Network and a Member of Make UK. He has served as referee in numerous prestigious journals and conferences and regularly review for the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), the National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR) and Leverhulme Trust. His research has been recognised with multiple awards. He is a currently a Member of both the University’s and FoEI's Research & Innovation Committees.


Computational Modelling, Data Driven Modelling (including Machine Learning), Software Engineering, Software Verification and High-performance Computing with interdisciplinary applications to Systems and Synthetic Biology, Membrane Computing, Intelligent Systems and Smart Manufacturing

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