W&T5: Informatics and Knowledge Technology

The scope of Expertpanel W&T5 includes technological research, which focuses by content and/or methodology on all areas, fundamental and applied, of informatics and information systems, computer science, scientific computing, intelligent systems and machine learning. The finality of the research is generating fundamental and innovative knowledge on algorithmic design, computer methodologies and processes with long-term practical applications.

More specific:

  • Theoretical computer science
  • Parallel and distributed computing
  • Computer graphics and visualisation
  • Databases and data mining
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Machine learning
  • Statistical data processing (speech, image, text, video, vision)
  • Multimedia
  • Computer security
  • Telecom and computer networks
  • Bioinformatics (development of methods)
  • Programming languages and techniques
  • Web and information systems and their management
  • Software engineering
  • Human computer interaction
  • Scientific computing
  • Software for embedded and real-time systems

Name

Institution

Chair

 

Nowé Ann

Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Vice-chair

 

Geerts Floris

Universiteit Antwerpen

Members

 

Achim Alin

University of Bristol (GB)

Berbers Yolande

KU Leuven

Burke Edmund

Queen Mary University of London (GB) 

Demeester Piet

Universiteit Gent

Eeckhout Lieven

Universiteit Gent

Gehlenborg Nils

Harvard Medical School

Heskes Tom

Radboud Universiteit Nijmegem (NL)

Indulska Marta

The University of Queensland (AU)

Monteiro Edmundo

University of Coimbra (PT)

Preneel Bart 

KU Leuven

Slock Dick

Eurecom, France (FR)

Van den Bussche Jan

Universiteit Hasselt