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Daren LER

Lecturer

  • PGDE (Education, National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
  • Ph.D. (Computer Science, University of Sydney, Australia)
  • B.CST (Computer Science, First Class Honours, University of Sydney, Australia)

RESEARCH AREAS

Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine Learning

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Meta-learning for Algorithm Selection
  • Automated Machine Learning
  • Computational Thinking in Mathematics Education

RESEARCH PROJECTS

RESEARCH GROUPS

TEACHING INNOVATIONS

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • Chen, H., Liu, Y., Ahuja, J. K., & Ler, D. (2020). A Distance-Weighted Class-Homogeneous Neighbourhood Ratio for Algorithm Selection. In Proceedings of the 12th Asian Conference on Machine Learning, 1-16.
  • Ler, D., Teng, H., He, Y., & Gidijala, R. (2018). Algorithm Selection for Classification Problems via Cluster-based Meta-features. In Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE International Conference on Big Data, Workshop on Automated Machine Learning, 4952-4960.
  • Ler, D., Koprinska, I., & Chawla, S. (2005). A Hill-Climbing Landmarker Generation Algorithm Based on Efficiency and Correlativity Criteria. In Proceedings of the 18th International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference, 418-423.
  • Ler, D., Koprinska, I., & Chawla, S. (2004). A landmarker selection algorithm based on correlation and efficiency criteria. In Australasian Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, 296-306.
  • Munro, R., Ler, D., & Patrick, J. (2003). Meta-learning orthographic and contextual models for language independent named entity recognition. In Proceedings of the Seventh Conference on Natural Language Learning, 192-195.

AWARDS & HONOURS

TEACHING (2021/2022)

CS3244
Machine Learning
CS3243
Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
CS1010S
Programming Methodology