Peter Funk, Professor
Dr Peter Funk is Professor in Computer Science and Artificial intelligence and Engineering at Mälardalen University and heading the intelligent systems group.
He received his Ph.D. from the University of Edinburgh, Department of Artificial Intelligence 1998. Peter Funk has extensive experience in applied research in industry and more than 9 years research for Ericsson in the area of applied AI techniques, requirements engineering and knowledge representation. He is the first to receive the Wallenberg grant for scientific research three times. Beside research activities and supervision of Ph.D. students he is currently involved in starting a new computer science masters program including an AI profile, active in numerous conferences, committees (e.g. ECAI, ICCBR). His current research focus is intelligent, adaptive and learning systems, embedded AI techniques and agent technologies for medical, industrial and bussines applications.