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Professor Peter Bruza

Science and Engineering Faculty,
Information Systems,
Information Ecology

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Name
Professor Peter Bruza
Position(s)
Professor
Science and Engineering Faculty,
Information Systems,
Information Ecology
Discipline *
Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing, Cognitive Sciences, Information Systems
Phone
+61 7 3138 9325
Fax
+61 7 3138 9390
Email
Location
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Qualifications

PhD (Katholieke Universiteit Nijmegen), MSc (Katholieke Universiteit Nijmegen), BSc (University of Queensland)

Keywords

information retrieval, cognitive science, applied logic

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Research theme: Information

Research discipline: Information Systems

Research areas

Information retrieval: models of information retrieval (e.g., probabilistic retrieval), semantic search (e.g., for medical information retrieval), user models, use of semantic space models to enhance information access

Cognitve science: The use of quantum theory to model cognitive systems, e.g., conceptual representation, human memory, human decision making under uncertainty (e.g., judgements of the relevance of information)

Applied logic: abductive reasoning, human reasoning, practical logics of cognitive sytems

This information has been contributed by Professor Peter Bruza.

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