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Wunsch, Donald C.
Electrical & Computer Engineer
131 Emerson Hall
ROLLA, MO 65409
University Of Washington, Doctor of Philosophy, 1991
Previously: Texas Tech, Boeing, Rockwell International, and International Laser Systems.
IEEE Fellow, INNS Fellow, Senior Fellow, previous INNS President, IJCNN General Chair, Boards: IEEE Neural Net Council, INNS, UM Bioinformatics Consortium.
Donald Wunsch is the M.K.. Finley Missouri Distinguished Professor at Missouri University of Science & Technology (Missouri S&T).
Earlier employers were: Texas Tech University, Boeing, Rockwell International, and International Laser Systems.
His education includes:
Executive MBA - Washington University in St. Louis,
Ph.D., Electrical Engineering - University of Washington (Seattle),
M.S., Applied Mathematics (same institution),
B.S., Applied Mathematics - University of New Mexico.
Key research contributions are: Clustering, including hierarchical clustering and biclustering; Adaptive resonance and Reinforcement Learning architectures, hardware and applications; Neurofuzzy regression; Traveling Salesman Problem heuristics; Smart Grid; Robotic Swarms; and Bioinformatics. He has produced 16 Ph.D. recipients in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Computer Science; has attracted over $8 million in sponsored research; and has over 300 publications including nine books.
He is an IEEE Fellow and previous INNS President, INNS Fellow and Senior Fellow 07 - present, and served as IJCNN General Chair, and on several Boards, including the IEEE Neural Net Council, International Neural Networks Society, and the University of Missouri Bioinformatics Consortium. He chairs the Missouri S&T Information Technology and Computing Committee, a Faculty Senate Standing Committee.
Clustering, Neural Networks, Reinforcement Learning, Approximate Dynamic Programming, Adaptive Dynamic Programming, Adaptive Critic Designs, Adaptive Resonance Theory, Fuzzy Systems, Evolutionary Computation, Particle Swarm Optimization, Nonlinear Regression, Memristors, Game of Go (Baduk, Weichi), Traveling Salesman Problem, Prisoner's Dilemma Problem, Robotic Swarms, Bioinformatics, Self-Healing Critical Infrastructure, Smart Grid, Critical Infrastructure, Cybersecurity, applications of these
Latest Scholars' Mine Publications
- Spatial-temporal reasoning applications of computational intelligence in the game of Go and computer networks
- Spiking neural networks encoding and decoding algorithms for time series estimation and system identification
- A comparison of near-infrared and visible imaging for surveillance applications
- Robust evolutionary algorithms
- Mutual Attraction Guided Search: a novel solution method to the Traveling Salesman Problem with vehicle dynamics