The following people constitute the Editorial Board of Academic Editors for PeerJ Computer Science. These active academics are the Editors who seek peer reviewers, evaluate their responses, and make editorial decisions on each submission to the journal. Learn more about becoming an Editor.
David De Roure is Professor of e-Research at University of Oxford and Director of the Oxford e-Research Centre. He is a Strategic Advisor to the Economic and Social Research Council in the area of Social Media Data. Working on the intersection of humanities, social science, and computer science, David conducts research on social machines, computational musicology, large scale sociotechnical systems, cyber security and social computing.
Olga De Troyer has a Masters degree in Mathematics and a Ph.D. in Computer Sciences. She has held research positions in industry and at universities. Since 1998 she is professor in the Computer Science Department of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Belgium) where she is co-director of the WISE research lab. Her research focus is on conceptual modeling formalisms and design methodologies. Over the years, the focus has moved from Database over Web systems towards Virtual Reality and Serious Games.
She received the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science from the University of Granada, Spain, in 1994 and 1999, respectively.
She is an Associate Professor with the Department of Computer Science, University of Jaén, Spain.
Her current research interests include evolutionary fuzzy systems, subgroup discovery, data preparation, neural networks, knowledge extraction based on evolutionary algorithms, and data science.
Director of the Intelligent Systems and Data Mining Research Group.
Dorothy E. Denning is Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Defense Analysis at the Naval Postgraduate School specializing in conflict and cyberspace.
Elisabetta Di Nitto is an associate professor at Politecnico di Milano. Her research interests are mainly on software engineering, cloud computing, process support systems, service-centric applications, dynamic software architectures, and autonomic systems. She has served in the Editorial Board of IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, SOCA Journal, Journal of Software: Evolution and Process. She has been program co-chair of ASE 2010 and ServiceWave 2010 and general chair of ESEC/FSE 2015.
Virginia Dignum is an associate professor at Delft University of Technology. She got her PhD in 2004. Her research focuses on agent based models of organizations, and the interaction between people and intelligent systems and teams. In 2006, she was awarded the prestigious Veni grant from NWO. She is involved in several projects, has more than 180 peer-reviewed publications, yielding a h-index of 25. She is vice-chair of the Benelux AI Association and co-chair of the ECAI conference in 2016.
Professor of Computer Science, Stanford University, Member of the National Academy of Engineering and American Academy of Arts and Sciences, IEEE and ACM Fellow.
Formal methods in software engineering, emphasizing specification and analysis of concurrent software systems. Broadening participation in Computing. Professor and past Chair of Computer Science at Michigan State University (MSU). Past professor of Computer Science at the University of California, Santa Barbara. ACM Distinguished Scientist. Past Associate Editor of ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology, IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, and Communications of the ACM. Past Vice Chair and past Secretary/Treasurer of ACM Special Interest Group in Software Engineering. Past Co-Chair of Anita Borg Institute Advisory Board. Past member Executive Committee of NCWIT Academic Alliance. General chair, ISSTA'96. Program co-chair ICSE'03. Program chair, ISSTA'09. Program Co-chair, GHC'11. Co-chair, GHC'12. General chair, ICSE'16. 2015 MSU Excellence in Diversity Individual Award. 2014 MSU Service-Learning & Civic Engagement Award. 2013 University of Massachusetts Amherst Computer Science Department Outstanding Achievement and Advocacy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Education.
Gill worked in industry for a couple of years before doing research at the University of Melbourne, Victoria University of Wellington and the National University of Singapore. Her main areas of interest pertain to databases and the web. She has worked in the foundations of database systems, defining logical models for various kinds of database systems, and reasoning about the correctness of algorithms in that setting. She publishes her research in high ranking conferences and journals.
Shlomi Dolev is an Israeli computer scientist best known for his contribution to self-stabilization. He is a professor at the Computer Science Department of the Ben-Gurion University, Israel. He has published numerous papers in the area of distributed computing. He is the author of a text book on self-stabilization.
Dr. Chitra Dorai is an IBM Distinguished Engineer and a Master Inventor, with a sustained record of world renowned research and pioneering transformative innovations for clients in Banking, Financial Markets and Media & Entertainment over the last twenty three years. Chitra has co-authored 100+ peer reviewed technical papers in premier IEEE and ACM conferences and journals, edited a book and received 5 best paper awards at international conferences. She is also the inventor of 41 patents.
Research director for the Belgian F.R.S.-FNRS and co-director of IRIDIA, the AI lab of the Université Libre de Bruxelles. Editor-in-Chief, Swarm Intelligence, Springer. Recipient of: Italian Prize for Artificial Intelligence (1996), Marie Curie Excellence Award (2003), Dr. A. De Leeuw-Damry-Bourlart award in applied sciences (2005), Cajastur International Prize for Soft Computing (2007), ERC Advanced Grant (2010), and IEEE Frank Rosenblatt Award (2015). Elected Fellow of IEEE, AAAI, and ECCAI.