Dr. Mario Gongora
Associate Professor (Software)


TEL: +44 0116 207 8226


Dr. Gongora is the Associate Professor (Software) in the School of Computing, Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Media at De Montfort University. He got his MSc and PhD from the University of Warwick (UK).

He is part of the Centre for Computational Intelligence at the centre of the Institute of Artificial Intelligence, and his research includes the application of Artificial Intelligence techniques to the identification, modelling, simulation and control of complex systems; particularly using evolutionary computing and biologically inspired methods.

He has ongoing projects in this area, mainly applied to complex real-world processes and in the control and decision making for Autonomous Systems.

Dr. Gongora also works in close contact with industry, applying his research results in the analysis of consumer behaviour and other complex industrial processes.

He has an active role in the Faculty's consultancy activities, taking the expertise from the University to Industry.

You can find my publications in De Montfort Open Research Archive (DORA)

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Current Projects

Completed Projects


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