People

People contributed to the Computational Finance Research Laboratory,
University of Essex

Academic Staff
no photos Kyriakos Chourdakis Centre for Computational Finance and Economic Agents (CCFEA)
Dr Maria Fasli Department of Computer Science, mfasli@essex.ac.uk;
interests: reasoning agents, multi-agent research
Dr John Gan Department of Computer Science;
interests: neural network, data mining
no photos Dietmar Maringer Centre for Computational Finance and Economic Agents (CCFEA)
Dr Sheri Markose Department of Economics
Director of Centre for Computational Finance and Economic Agents (CCFEA) (+44 1206 872742)
Professor Abhinay Muthoo Head, Department of Economics;
interests: conflict resolution, negotiations and bargaining theory
Professor Riccardo Poli Department of Computer Science;
interests: genetic programming, foundations of computer science
Dr Abdel Salhi Department of Mathematics
Dr Paul Scott Department of Computer Science, scotp@essex.ac.uk
Professor Edward Tsang Department of Computer Science
Deputy Director, Centre for Computational Finance and Economic Agents (CCFEA)
Dr Qingfu Zhang Academic Staff, Department of Computer Science (+44 1206 872336)
research interest: evolutionary computation, neural networks, optimisation algorithms, computational finance and signal processing
Research Students
Michael Kampouridis PhD Student, Department of Computing and Electronic Systems
no photos Pierre Xun Wang PhD Student, Centre for Computational Finance & Economics
Ex-members
Alma Lilia Garcia Ex-PhD Student, Department of Computing and Electronic Systems
Biliana Alexandrova Ex-PhD Student, Centre for Computational Finance and Economic Agents (CCFEA)
Amadeo Alentorn Ex-PhD Student, Centre for Computational Finance and Economic Agents (CCFEA)
Author of the herding simulator based on Andreas Krause's work
Tim Gosling Ex-PhD Student, Department of Computer Science
Nanlin Jin Ex-PhD Student, Department of Computer Science
Serafin Martinez-Jaramillo Ex-PhD Student, Centre for Computational Finance and Economic Agents (CCFEA)
no photos Guannan Wang Ex-MSc by Research Student, Department of Computer Science
James Butler Ex-PhD Student, Department of Computer Science
Interests: applying Genetic Programming to horse-racing / investment;
currently working for Reuters
Hakan Er Ex-PhD Student, Department of Economics
interests: financial markets, arbitrage
Dr Giulia Iori Ex-Academic Staff, Department of Accounting, Finance & Management
Bo Li Ex-PhD Student, Department of Computer Science, bli@essex.ac.uk;
author of the rule application and explanation modules
Dr Jin Li Ex-PhD Student, Department of Computer Science;
interests: applying Genetic Programming to financial forecasting, in particular, ways to improving precision
Dr Chenghu Ma Department of Accounting, Finance & Management
Dr Katsumi Shimotsu Department of Economics
interests: integrated fractional processes and estimation; econometrics
Dr Chang Wang Ex-academic Staff, Department of Computer Science, cwang@lehman.com;
Vice President, Lehman Brothers, USA
Dr Emmanuel Haven Ex-staff, Department of Accounting, Finance & Management (+44 1206 873768)

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