Dr. Beatrice M. Ombuki-Berman

Beatrice Ombuki-Berman, PhD


Dept of Computer Science
Brock University
St Catharines, Ontario, Canada L2S 3A1
p: (905) 688-5550 ext. 3494
f: (905) 688-3255

Co-Founding Member of the Bio-Inspired Computational Intelligence Group. (BICIG)


Next Teaching 2015/2016

COSC 3P71: Artificial Intelligence
COSC 4P76: Machine Learning
COSC 2P13: Introduction to Operating Systems

Recent Courses Taught

COSC 3P71: Artificial Intelligence
COSC 4P76: Machine Learning
COSC 4P80: Neural Networks
COSC 2P13: Introduction to Operating Systems
COSC 5P74: Evolutionary Computation


My primary focus is on the efficient design and use of Computational Intelligence techniques for various applications. In particular I am focusing on evolutionary computation (Genetic algorithms & Genetic Programming) and Particle Swarm Optimization. I am also interested in artificial neural networks.

Some areas my students and I are currently working on are:

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Current/Recent Students

A number of students are/have been involved with my research, either at graduate level, research assistantships, or undergraduate 4F90 Honors projects. A number of them did bona-fide research work resulting in reputable journal and conference publications.

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MSc. Positions, RA position and Honors Projects

If you are interested in doing an MSc. study, RA or 4F90/3P99 project with me, please see Graduate Positions/Projects , or email me at bombuki@brocku.ca , or drop by my office.
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