Dr Per Kristian Lehre

School of Computer Science
Senior Lecturer

Contact details

School of Computer Science
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Dr Per Kristian Lehre is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Computer Science at the University of Birmingham. For more information, please see Per Kristian's homepage.


  • Nature Inspired Search and Optimisation (Spring 2019, co-taught with Shan He)
  • Neural Computation (Autumn 2018)

Postgraduate supervision

  • Phan Trung Hai Nguyen (PhD student, first supervisor, since Sept 2016)
  • Daniel Herring (PhD student, co-supervisor)
  • Xunzhao Yu (PhD student, co-supervisor)
  • Fawaz Alanazi (PhD student, first supervisor, completed Feb 16th 2017)
  • Haneen Algethami (PhD student, second supervisor, completed Feb 2017)
  • Dogan Corus (PhD student, first supervisor, completed Dec 15th 2016)
  • Duc-Cuong Dang (PostDoc, completed Dec 2016)
  • Shahriar Asta (PhD student, second supervisor, completed)


My research interests are in theory of evolutionary computation, population genetics, randomised algorithms and related topics.