Professor Ahmad Lotfi is a Professor of Computational Intelligence at Nottingham Trent University, where he is leading the research group in Computational Intelligence and Applications (CIA). His research interest is mainly in the areas of ambient intelligence, pervasive and ubiquitous computing, machine learning, robotics and control. He has completed his first degree and MSc in control systems with specific interest in Robotics and Machine Learning. He has completed his PhD in Learning Fuzzy Systems as it evolved to Typ-2 fuzzy sets and systems.
He has authored and co-authored over 100 scientific papers in the area of computational intelligence, fuzzy rule-based systems, ambient intelligence, smart spaces and control systems in highly prestigious journals and international conferences. He has supervised research fellows and many PhD research students to a successful completion and he is actively involved in supervision of many research students. He has also acted as the organiser and member of the programme committee for numerous international conferences. He is also being invited to act as expert evaluator for EU Framework Research Programmes.