Fakhri Karray, PEng

Professor, University Research Chair

Contact information

Professor Fakhri KarrayEmail: karray@uwaterloo.ca

Phone: 519-888-4567 x35584

Location: E5 5029

Fax: 519-746-3077


  • Ing. Dip, University of Tunis, Tunisia
  • PhD, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign

Research interests

  • Autonomous and intelligent systems
  • Computational intelligence and applications
  • Cognitive robotics and advanced mechatronics
  • Distributed real time systems
  • Concept extraction and natural speech understanding
  • Multi modal information retrieval

Selected references

  • J. Won and F. Karray, "Reliable Network Design Using Hybrid Genetic Algorithm Based on Multi-Ring Encoding," invited chapter in Computational Intelligence in Expensive Optimization Problems, Springer, 2010
  • S. Shehata, F. Karray, M. Kamel, “ Concept-based Mining Model. Dynamic and Advanced Data Mining for Progressing Technological Development: Innovations and Systemic Approaches,” by IGI Publishing, IRM Press, CyberTech Publishing, and Information Science Reference, 2009.
  • A. Ahmadi, F. Karray, M. Kamel, “Stability-based Model Order Selection for Clustering Using Multiple Cooperative Particle Swarms”, Bio-Inspired Data Mining, edited by Ajith Abraham et al., Springer Publishing, Dec. 2008,
  • M. Begum and F. Karray, “Computational Intelligence in Bio-inspired Robotics,” invited chapter in the book Computational Intelligence in Autonomous Robotic Systems, D. Li, L. Wang, and K.C. Tan, Springer Verlag Publishing, 2008, pp. 1-29
  • S. Shehata, F. Karray and M. Kamel, “Concept-based Mining Model,” in the book Dynamic and Advanced Data Mining for Progressing Technological Development , IGI Publishing, 2008.

Further information

Please see Professor Karray's own web page for more information.

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