ESF Junior Researcher Group

Swarm Inspired Methods for Optimization, Self-organisation, and Ressource Efficiency

Nature Inspired Computing, Organic Computing

Main focus: Naturinspired Self-organising Systems for Technical Applications, Control and Organisation of Self-organising Systems

Parallel/Distributed Architectures and Algorithms

Main focus: Reconfigurable Architectures, Analysis of Realistic Parallel Models

Algorithms from Nature

Main focus: Ant Colony Optimization, Swarm Intelligence, Hybrids of ''Classical'' and ''Natural'' Heuristics


Main focus: Phylogeny, Modelling and Simulation of Social Insect Societies, Gene Rearrangement Problems, String Problems

Algorithms and Complexity

Main focus: Planning, Routing, Scheduling, Transportation