Prof Kate SMITH-MILES
Professor / Australian Laureate Fellow
School of Mathematics and Statistics
- Room: 113
- Building: Peter Hall Building
- Campus: Parkville
Research Interests
- Combinatorial optimisation
- Continuous optimisation
- Multi-objective optimisation
- Performance evaluation
- Generation of hard test instances
- Mathematical modelling
- Parameter estimation
- Dimensional reduction
- Numerical linear algebra
- Machine Learning
Research Groups
Recent Publications
R Lewis, K. Smith-Miles, K Phillips. The school bus routing problem: An analysis and algorithm. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), 10765 LNCS, 287-298, 2018. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-78825-8_24.
Mario A Munoz, Laura Villanova, D. Baatar, K. Smith-Miles, MA Muñoz. Instance spaces for machine learning classification. Machine Learning, 107, 109-147, 2018. doi: 10.1007/s10994-017-5629-5.
M Foumani, A. Moeini, M Haythorpe, K. Smith-Miles. A cross-entropy method for optimising robotic automated storage and retrieval systems. International Journal of Production Research, 6450-6472, 2018. doi: 10.1080/00207543.2018.1456692.
C Oliveira, A Aleti, L Grunske, K. Smith-Miles. Mapping the Effectiveness of Automated Test Suite Generation Techniques. IEEE Transactions on Reliability, 771-785, 2018. doi: 10.1109/TR.2018.2832072.
R Lewis, K. Smith-Miles. A heuristic algorithm for finding cost-effective solutions to real-world school bus routing problems. Journal of Discrete Algorithms, 2-17, 2018. doi: 10.1016/j.jda.2018.11.001.
Current Postgraduate Supervision
Name | Thesis title |
---|---|
Simon BOWLY | "' Generating new test instances for mixed-integer programming'" |
Estefania YAP | "' Instance Spaces for Multiobjective black box optimisation'" |
Recent Grant History
Year(s) | Source | Type | Title |
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2014 - 2019 | ARC | ARC Laureate Fellowship | Stress-testing algorithms: Generating new test instances to elicit insights |
2014 - 2016 | ARC | Centre Of Excellence | ARC Centre of Excellence for Mathematical and Statistical Frontiers (ACEMS) |
Responsibilities
- Chair of R&I Committee
- Director of Research
Committees
- Executive Committee
- Management Committee
- Research and Industry Committee
- Strategic Planning Committee