Title at NITech
Affiliation, Institution or University
Professor, University of Wollongong (Australia)
Prof Minjie Zhang received her Bsc. In Computer Science from Fudan University, and her Ph.D. degree from the University of New England. She is a full professor and the Director of Intelligent Systems Research Centre at the University of Wollongong, Australia. She is a senior member of the IEEE and IEEE Computer Society.
Prof Zhang is a leading researcher in the field of agent and multi-agent research and has edited 12 scholarly books with Springer and 5 special issues with reputable journals. She is the author, or co-author, of over 200 research papers including 45 papers in high impacted journals. Prof Zhang is the chief investigator of 2 Australia Research Council (ARC) Discovery Grants, 1 ARC Linkage Grant and 1 ARC International Linkage Award. She has been the chair/co-chair of over 20 International conferences /workshops. She was the winner of the vise chancellor’s “The Best Research Supervision Award” in 2009 and 2013 from the University of Wollongong.
Major fields: Multi-agent Systems, Group Decision Support, Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, Service Oriented Systems, Multi-agent Technology for Complex Systems, Smart Grid Systems, Resource Management in Cloud/Grid Environments, Multi-agent Social Learning
Topics of Joint Research: Automated and Complex Negotiation in Multi-agent Systems, Multi-agent Solutions for Modern Smart Grid Systems, Smart Simulation and Modelling for Complex Systems
Classes in Charge at NITech: A Master Class to the Introduction of Approaches for Software System Development.