Dr Simon Andrews

Dr Simon Andrews

Simon is a Reader in Computer Science and is the Technical Lead of CENTRIC at Sheffield Hallam University, where his main roles are to provide technical visions for new project ideas and manage the technical work in current projects.  Simon is an international expert on Formal Concept Analysis (FCA) and is co-Editor in Chief of the International Journal of Conceptual Structures and Smart Applications (IJCSSA). He was Programme Chair of the 19th International Conference on Conceptual Structures and has presented his work on fast concept-mining algorithms world-wide, including events in Moscow and Japan. As well as being a lead researcher for the prestigious European CUBIST project, Simon is also involved in projects in the areas of crisis management through the use of social media (ATHENA), environmental scanning for organised crime detection (ePOOLICE) and setting a European agenda for research in Cyber Crime and Cyber Terrorism (COuRAGE).