Hisao Ishibuchi received the B.S. and M.S. degrees from Kyoto University, Japan, in 1985 and 1987, respectively. He received the Ph.D. degree from Osaka Prefecture University, Japan, in 1992. Since 1987, has he served with Osaka Prefecture University where he is currently a Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Intelligent Systems. He is also the Head of Computational Intelligence Research Center of Osaka Prefecture University. He was a Visiting Researcher at the University of Toronto (1994-1995 and 1997-1998). He received the GECCO 2004 Best Paper Award in the genetic algorithms track (June 26–30, 2004, Seattle), the 2006 Outstanding Book Award from SOFT, and the HIS-NCEI 2006 Best Paper Award (December 13–15, 2006, New Zealand). He has published more than 60 international journal papers, 300 international conference papers, and 30 book chapters. He is a coauthor of the two books: Soft Data Analysis (1995) and Classification and Modeling with Linguistic Information Granules: Advanced Approaches to Linguistic Data Mining (2004). He is an Associate Editor of IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine, IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Part B, International Journal of Computational Intelligence Research, and Mathware & Soft Computing. He is also an Area Editor of Soft Computing Journal, a Vice Chairman of the Fuzzy Technical Committee of IEEE CI Society, and a Vice President of SOFT. His current research interests include fuzzy rule-based systems, genetic fuzzy systems, evolutionary multiobjective optimization, fuzzy data mining, and evolutionary games.
Biography Updated on 15 December 2010