School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science

Dr John Drake

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Lecturer

Email: j.drake@qmul.ac.uk
Room Number: Peter Landin, CS 419
Website: http://www.eecs.qmul.ac.uk/~jdrake/

Teaching

Databases (BUPT joint programme)

This module provides a practical introduction to the skills and knowledge required to design, create, integrate and maintain distributed database systems, using JDBC and SQL. The module will illustrate the application of extended database technologyacross a range of interesting and complex applications. In addition this module considers the Internet itself as a vast data resource and information grid. Students also investigate sophisticated extraction techniques such as data mining.

Introductory Java Programming (BUPT joint programme)

Research

Research Interests:

  • Evolutionary Computation
  • Hyper-heuristics
  • Metaheuristics
  • Combinatorial Optimisation

Publications