Dr Slava Vaisman

Lecturer

Mathematics
Faculty of Science
r.vaisman@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 53264

Overview

Radislav Vaisman is a Lecturer in the School of Mathematics and Physics at the University of Queensland. He received the PhD degree in Information System Engineering from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology. His research interests are rare–event probability estimation, theoretical computer science and randomized algorithms. He is the co-author of two books, Fast Sequential Monte Carlo Methods for Counting and Optimization and Ternary Networks: Reliability and Monte Carlo. His personal website can be found under http://www.smp.uq.edu.au/node/106/2407 and http://www.smp.uq.edu.au/people/RadislavVaisman. His email address is r.vaisman@uq.edu.au and slvaisman@gmail.com.

Research Interests

  • Rare Event Simulation
  • Advanced Monte Carlo Methods
  • Network Reliability
  • Randomized Algorithms
  • Evolutionary Computation
  • Stochastic Optimization and Counting
  • Graphical Models
  • Markov Decision Processes and Planning under uncertainty
  • Data science

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Israel Institute of Technology
  • Master of Science, Open Uni Israel
  • Bachelor of Science, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology

Publications

  • Vaisman, Radislav, Roughan, Matthew and Kroese, Dirk P. (2017) The Multilevel Splitting algorithm for graph colouring with application to the Potts model. Philosophical Magazine, 97 19: 1646-1673. doi:10.1080/14786435.2017.1312023

  • Moreno, Gabriel A., Strichman, Ofer, Chaki, Sagar and Vaisman, Radislav (2017). Decision-making with cross-entropy for self-adaptation. In: 12th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Software Engineering for Adaptive and Self-Managing Systems, SEAMS 2017. 12th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Software Engineering for Adaptive and Self-Managing Systems, SEAMS 2017, Buenos Aires, Argentina, (90-101). 22 - 23 May 2017. doi:10.1109/SEAMS.2017.7

  • Finkelstein, Maxim, Gertsbakh, Ilya and Vaisman, Radislav (2017) On a single discrete scale for preventive maintenance with two shock processes affecting a complex system. Applied Stochastic Models in Business and Industry, 33 1: 54-62. doi:10.1002/asmb.2218

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Moreno, Gabriel A., Strichman, Ofer, Chaki, Sagar and Vaisman, Radislav (2017). Decision-making with cross-entropy for self-adaptation. In: 12th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Software Engineering for Adaptive and Self-Managing Systems, SEAMS 2017. 12th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Software Engineering for Adaptive and Self-Managing Systems, SEAMS 2017, Buenos Aires, Argentina, (90-101). 22 - 23 May 2017. doi:10.1109/SEAMS.2017.7

  • Botev, Zdravko I., Vaisman, Slava, Rubinstein, Reuven Y. and L’Ecuyer, Pierre (2014). Reliability of stochastic flow networks with continuous link capacities. In: A. Tolk, S. D. Diallo, I. O. Ryzhov, L. Yilmaz, S. Buckley and J. A. Miller, Proceedings of the 2014 Winter Simulation Conference. 2014 Winter Simulation Confernce, Savannah, GA, USA, (543-552). 7-10 December 2014. doi:10.1109/WSC.2014.7019919

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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