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Personal profile

Biography

Kevin Korb is a Reader in the Faculty of Information Technology at Monash University. He specialises in the theory and practice of causal discovery of Bayesian networks (aka data mining with BNs), machine learning, evaluation theory, the philosophy of scientific method, and informal logic.

Monash teaching commitment

Associate Professor Kevin Korb has experience as the Chief Examiner for the following units in the Faculty of IT:

  • FIT5047 Intelligent systems
  • FIT5197 Modelling for data analysis

Kevin has experience as the Lecturer for the following units in the Faculty of IT:

  • FIT2083/FIT4005/FIT5125/FIT5143 IT research methods
  • FIT4002 Software engineering industry experience studio project
  • FIT5045 Knowledge discovery and data mining
  • FIT5047 Intelligent systems
  • FIT5197 Modelling for data analysis
  • FIT6021 Advanced research methods 1
  • FIT6022 Advanced research methods 2

Keywords

  • Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing
  • Artificial Life
  • Bayesian Networks
  • Data Mining
  • Evolutionary Computation
  • Expert Systems
  • Machine Learning
  • Simulation and Modelling

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Projects 2002 2021

Research Output 1997 2017

Applying dependency patterns in causal discovery of latent variable models

Zhang, X., Korb, K. B., Nicholson, A. E. & Mascaro, S. 2017 Artificial Life and Computational Intelligence: Third Australasian Conference, ACALCI 2017, Geelong, VIC, Australia, January 31 – February 2, 2017, Proceedings. Wagner, M., Li, X. & Hendtlass, T. (eds.). Cham, Switzerland: Springer, p. 134-143 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence; vol. 10142)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

Bayesian Networks for Import Risk Assessment

Nicholson, A. E. & Korb, K. B. Jul 2017 Invasive Species: Risk Assessment and Management. Robinson, A. P., Walshe, T., Burgman, M. A. & Nunn, M. (eds.). United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, p. 181-205 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

An empirical study of the co-evolution of utility and predictive ability

Korb, K. B., Brumley, L. & Kopp, C. 14 Nov 2016 Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2016): 24 - 29 July 2016, Vancouver, Canada. Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, p. 703-710 8 p. 7743861

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

Fog forecasting for Melbourne Airport using a Bayesian decision network

Boneh, T., Weymouth, G. T., Newham, P., Potts, R. J., Bally, J., Nicholson, A. E. & Korb, K. B. 2015 In : Weather and Forecasting. 30, 5, p. 1218 - 1233 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Omnigram explorer: A simple interactive tool for the initial exploration of complex systems

Taylor, T. J., Dorin, A. & Korb, K. B. 2015 Proceedings of the European Conference on Artificial Life 2015 (ECAL 2015). Andrews, P., Caves, L., Doursat, R., Hickinbotham, S., Polack, F., Stepney, S., Taylor, T. & Timmis, J. (eds.). Cambridge MA USA: The MIT Press, p. 381 - 388 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

Activities 2010 2016

  • 5 Professional association or peak discipline body
  • 1 Submissions to industry or govt committees, commissions and inquiries
  • 1 Membership of an advisory panel/policy group/ board

Chair - IEEE Computational Intelligence Society of Victoria - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Korb, K. B. (Chair/ Co-Chair)
1 Jan 2016

Activity: Professional association or peak discipline body

Senior Member - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Korb, K. B. (Member)
1 Jan 2016

Activity: Professional association or peak discipline body

Director - Bayesian Intelligence Pty Ltd

Korb, K. B. (Chair/ Co-Chair)
1 Jan 2016

Activity: Professional association or peak discipline body

Member - Past President, Board of Directors - Australasian Bayesian Network Modelling Society

Korb, K. B. (Member)
1 Jan 2015

Activity: Professional association or peak discipline body

Research Centre Director - Centre for Research in Intelligent Systems (CRIS) - Faculty of Information Technology, Monash University

Korb, K. B. (Chair/ Co-Chair)
1 Jan 201131 Dec 2012

Activity: Professional association or peak discipline body