Welcome to COLA Laboratory #

Computational Optimization for Learning and Adaptive Systems (COLA) laboratory is working in computational/artificial intelligence, multi-objective optimization and decision-making, operational research, machine learning and statistical modeling of complex systems. Applications focus on search-based software engineering, energy, biological science and medicine.

We are constantly looking for talented and passionate people to join our lab. Please refer to vacancies for potential opportunities.

Recent News (Year 2023) #

  • COLA-Lab is now hiring!!! We have multiple fully funded PhD studentships available for September 2023 entry. Detailed information can be found from here.

  • Our papers on “Evolutionary Bi-level Optimization via Multi-objective Transformation Based Lower Level Search” has been accepted to IEEE Trans. Evol. Comput. Congratulations to our collaborators! January 2

Previous news can be found from our news archive.

Contact #

Dr. Ke Li
Department of Computer Science
Innovation Centre A1-D
University of Exeter
Streatham Campus, North Park Road
Exeter, EX4 4QF, UK
E-mail: k.li AT exeter.ac.uk
Tel: +(44) 0139-272-4557