Ashley L. George
PhD Candidate
email: [first_initial][last_name][at]cs.dal.ca

I'm currently studying toward my PhD at Dalhousie University. My supervisors are Dr. Nur Zincir-Heywood and Dr. Evangelos Milios. I previously collaborated with Dr. Malcolm Heywood for my MCS degree.

My research interests include information retrieval, text mining, machine learning, genetic programming and philosophy of science.


Refereed Conference Papers

George A., Makanju A., Milios E. E., Zincir-Heywood A. N., Latzel M., Stergiopoulos S., NetPal: A Dynamic Network Administration Knowledge Base, Proceedings of the 2008 Conference of the Center for Advanced Studies on Collaborative Research, CASCON2008, ACM, 2008

George A., Makanju A., Milios E. E., Zincir-Heywood A. N., Information Retrieval in Network Administration, Proceedings of the Sixth Annual Conference on Communication Networks and Services Research, CNSR2008, ACM, SIGDOC, May 2008

George A., Heywood M.I., Improving GP Classifier Generalization using a Cluster Separation Metric, Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, GECCO-06, ACM SIGEVO, pp. 939-940, July 2006

Theses

George A., Local versus Global Wrapper Functions in Genetic Programming, Master's Thesis, Dalhousie University, April 2006