Welcome to Ke Li’s Homepage #

We are a research laboratory based in Exeter. Our research expertise is in computational/artificial intelligence, multi-objective optimisation and decision-making, operational research, machine learning. Applications focus on search-based software engineering, water engineering, material science and medicine.

We are constantly looking for talented and passionate people to join our lab. Please refer to vacancies for potential opportunities.

Recent News (Year 2020) #

  • Our paper on empirical study of various control mechanisms in interactive evolutionary multi-objective optimization is accepted to IEEE CEC 2021. Congratulations to Guiyu! Apr 6
  • It is grateful to receive an unrestricted gift from Amazon Research Awards for multi-task learning semantic feature from various injections to test Web application firewalls. Thanks for Amazon’s generous support! Mar 24

  • After a wonderful three-year journey of founding and serving as the Chair of the IEEE Task Force 12 on Decomposition-based Techniques in Evolutionary Computation, I have stepped down as a Vice Chair since this year. It is my pleasure to witness the growing up of our community and a wider range of engagements worldwide. My colleague Prof. Bilel Derbel kindly takes up the new Chair position and will promote the activities further. Mar 1

  • I have been invited to renew my role as an Associate Editor for the prestigious IEEE Trans. Evolutionary Computation, the flagship journal in artificial/computational Intelligence. Jan 3

Previous news can be found from our news archive.

Contact #

Dr. Ke Li
Department of Computer Science
Innovation Centre A1-D
University of Exeter
Streatham Campus, North Park Road Exeter, UK, EX4 4QF
E-mail: k.li AT exeter.ac.uk
Tel: +(44) 0139-272-4557