Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University

Maumita Bhattacharya

 Maumita Bhattacharya

Maumita joined CSU in mid 2004 as a lecturer in computing. As an academic, Maumita has been involved in teaching and research in various domains of Computer Science and Engineering. Her primary research interests are engineering and applications of various Natural Computation techniques, specifically the dynamics of Evolutionary Computation.

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Teaching Responsibilities

  • ITC333 Server administration
  • ITC331 Security, Privacy and Ethics
  • ITC351 Frontiers of Data Mining
  • ITC482 Computer Management and Security
  • ITC506 Topics in Information Technology Ethics

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Research Focus

  • Bio-inspired computation techniques and applications
  • Machine intelligence
  • Data mining
  • Optimisation
  • Complex Systems

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Professional Activities

  • MIEEECS (Member IEEE Computer Society)
  • MIEEE (Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers)
  • MACM (Member Association for Computing Machinery)
  • MACM_SIGEVO (Member ACM Special Interest Group for Genetic and Evolutionary Computation)
  • MIEEE_LTTC (Member IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee on Learning Technology)

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Selected Publications

  • Maumita Bhattacharya, "Meta Model-Based Evolutionary Optimization", in DAA Automation & Manufacturing Scientific Book 2007, ISBN 3-901509-60-7, pp. 643-658.
  • Maumita Bhattacharya, “Counter-niching for Constructive Population Diversity”, in Proceedings of the 2008 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2008), Hong Kong, IEEE Press, ISBN: 978-1-4244-1823-7, pp. 4174-4179.
  • Maumita Bhattacharya, “DPGA: a Simple Distributed Population Approach to Tackle Uncertainty”, in Proceedings of the 2008 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2008), Hong Kong, IEEE Press, ISBN: 978-1-4244-1823-7, pp.4062-4066.
  • Maumita Bhattacharya, "A Synergistic Approach for Evolutionary Optimization", in Proceedings of ACM Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference 2008 (GECCO 2008), Atlanta, USA, ACM Press, ISBN: 978-1-60558-131-6, pp. 2105-2110.
  • Maumita Bhattacharya, "Reduced Computation for Evolutionary Optimization in Noisy Environment", in Proceedings of ACM Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference 2008 (GECCO 2008), Atlanta, USA, ACM Press, ISBN: 978-1-60558-131-6, pp. 2117-2122.
  • Maumita Bhattacharya, "Handling Uncertainty with a Real-coded EA", in Proceedings of ACM Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference 2008 (GECCO 2008), Atlanta, USA, ACM Press, ISBN: 978-1-60558-131-6, pp. 2111-2116.
  • Maumita Bhattacharya, "Expensive Optimization, Uncertain Environment: An EA Solution", in Proceedings of the ACM Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference 2007 (GECCO 2007), London, UK, , ISBN: 978-1-59593-698-1, pp. 2407-2414.
  • Maumita Bhattacharya, "Surrogate Based EA for Expensive Optimization Problem", Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2007), Singapore, 1-4244-1340-0, 2007 IEEE Press, pp. 3847-3854.
  • Maumita Bhattacharya, "Exploiting Landscape Information to Avoid Premature Convergence in Evolutionary Search", Proceedings of the 2006 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2006), Vancouver, Canada, 0-7803-9487-9/06, 2006 IEEE Press, pp. 2575-2579.
  • Maumita Bhattacharya and Guojun Lu, "DAFHEA: A Dynamic Approximate Fitness based Hybrid Evolutionary Algorithm", Proceedings of the IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation 2003 (CEC 2003), Vol.3, IEEE Catalogue No. 03TH8674C, ISBN 0-7803-7805-9, pp. 1879-1886.

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