The Australian Society for Operations Research

ACT Chapter

Member Profiles

Name Organisation Research Interest
Prof. Hussein A. Abbass UNSW Canberra
  • Autonomous Systems
  • Risk and Capability Thinking and Analysis
  • Cognitive Cyber Symbiosis (CoCyS .. pronounced Cookies)
  • Computational Red Teaming
  • Nature Inspired Optimization and Machine Learning
Dr. Sharon G Boswell DSTO
  • Adapting OR techniques for red teaming
  • Graph theory based OR
  • Discrete optimisation
Dr. Richard Davis DSTO Advancing analytical capability for:
  • horizon scanning and technology foresight;
  • strategic context, risks and mitigation approaches, and
  • future whole-of-force design, force level capability trade-off analysis and prioritisation.
Dr. Philip Kilby National ICT Australia (NICTA) Profile
Dr. Sondoss El Sawah UNSW Canberra
  • Modelling and Simulation
  • Systems thinking and problem structuring methodologies
Dr. Jiangjun Tang UNSW Canberra
  • Computational Red Teaming
  • Modelling and Simulation
  • Nature Inspired Optimization and Machine Learning
  • Air Traffic Management Systems
Mr. Leon Young Australian Army Leon Young is the current Chief of Defence Force Fellow and PhD candidate through UNSW. He is studying Strategic Thinking Models and Soft Capability. Leon is an experienced Strategic and Contingency planner through his work with the Australian Army and interested in futures work.