Amir HussainDr Amir Hussain

Dr Hussain is an expert in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and senior lecturer at the University of Stirling in Scotland. He graduated with a BEng in Electronic & Electrical Engineering in 1992, from the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, UK, with the highest 1st Class Honours of the year for which he was awarded the Professor Maclean Memorial Medal of Distinction. This was followed by doctoral studies in AI at Stratclyde. His academic and professional distinctions include appointment as the ‘Invited Independent Expert’ for the European Commission’s (EC) 6th Research Framework Programme: New & Emerging Science & Technology, (NEST) – for research & technological Development (contributing to the creation of the European Research Area and to innovation, 2004-6). He is on the editorial board of several journals in his field and was the IEEE guest speaker on “Biologically Inspired Computing” in Glasgow in February 2005.

Dr. Hussain holds one international patent and has authored over 70 research-publications (since 1993) in various professional journals, books and refereed international Conference proceedings.