Ann Nowe received her M.S. degree from Universiteit Gent, Ghent, Belgium, in 1987, where she studied mathematics with a minor in computer science; and her Ph.D. degree from Vrije Universiteit Brussels (VUB), Brussels, Belgium, in collaboration with Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London, London, UK, in 1994. The subject of her dissertation was located in the intersection of computer science (AI), control theory (fuzzy control), and mathematics (numerical analysis, stochastic approximation). Nowe currently works as a Full Professor at the VUB and Cohead of the Computational Modeling Lab. Her major area of interest is machine learning, including multiagent reinforcement learning with applications to telecommunication and bioinformatics.
Biography Updated on 2 January 2013