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Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Computer Science

The research in computer science focuses on areas such as human computer interaction, programming environments, distributed computing, natural computing, Logic in Computer Science, algorithms and complexity, algebraic specifications, formal languages, language-theoretic modelling, computational geometry, modelling and simulation, artificial intelligence and expert systems. Other research areas include: a. Bio-Informatics: 


The research on applying computers in solving molecular biology problems (crosscutting problems) is on the increase. The research focuses on areas such as the development of new methods and programs aiming at solving molecular biology problems. This includes analysis of nucleotide and protein sequences and structures; work on problems within functional genomics and especially on the analysis of data on the activity of genes and gene products (proteins); general techniques from a variety of fields used, including algorithm development, formal languages, databases and knowledge technology.

b. Networks: The research focuses on areas such as Internet, network and computer security; the relationship between quality of service and e-commerce (e-business); network optimization; traffic management, compression and optimization; Pricing issues in multi-service networks; and network architectural design.

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