Chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Adjunct Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the Purdue School of Engineering and Technology, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation. Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Kansas State University, 1972. Past President of IEEE Neural Networks Council. Author of over 100 technical papers. Co-editor of Neural Network PC Tools, published by Academic Press in 1990. Co-author of Computational Intelligence PC Tools, published by Academic Press Professional, 1996. Co-author of Swarm Intelligence, published by Morgan Kaufmann in 2001. Program Chairman of the 2003 IEEE Swarm Intelligence Symposium. Fellow of the IEEE. Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering. Has been awarded four U. S. patents. Co-founder of Computelligence LLC.