Joost N. Kok
Joost N. Kok has worked at the Free University in Amsterdam, at the Centre for Mathematics and Computer Science in Amsterdam, at Utrecht University, and at the Ã?bo Akademi University (Finland).
Currently, Joost N. Kok is the head of the group Algorithms and Programmethodology and Director of Computer Science Education at Leiden University. Moreover, he is currently the president of the Dutch/Belgium AI society, docent at the computer science department of the Abo Akademi, advisor at the Centre for Mathematics and Computer Science and member of the editorial board of Fundamenta Informaticae and editor of the Series on Natural Computing of Springer Verlag. He is also the Artificial Intelligence theme editor Encyclopedia Of Life Support Systems, Unesco, associate editor of the Natural Computing Journal of Kluwer and editor in chief of the Elsevier Science journal of Natural Computing.
Main Research Interests:
- data mining, intelligent data analysis
- natural computing (evolutionary algorithms, neural networks, molecular computing)
- coordination of software components