Grants&Awards

Grants

  1. Abbass, H., Elsayed, S., Singh, H. (2018-2021) , Office of Naval Research Global, $625K
  2. Sarker, R. and Elsayed, S/ (2019-21) Intelligent Algorithms for Portfolio Selection in Future Force Design, DST, $320K
  3. Elsayed, S. (2018) Evolutionary Frameworks for Dynamic Big Optimisation Problems, UNSW Rector’s start up grant, $50K
  4. Abbass, H., Elsayed, S., Singh, H. (2018), Australian DoD, $20K,
  5. Elsayed, S. (2017) NVIDIA GPU Grant (Nvidia Titan Xp graphics card ~=A$1950)
  6. Essam, D., Elsayed, S. and Sarker, R. (2015) Intrusion Detection with Evolutionary Algorithms, the Australian Centre for Cyber Security Research Funding Program, A$50K.

Awards and Scholarships

  1. IEEE WCCI/CEC 2020 Competition on Niching Methods for Multimodal Optimization (Ahrari A; Elsayed S; Sarker R; Essam, D.)
  2. GECCO 2020 Competition on Niching Methods for Multimodal Optimization (Ahrari A; Elsayed S; Sarker R; Essam, D.)
  3. Winner of the IEEE-CEC2016’s Competition “Real-Parameter Numerical Optimization".
  4. The winner of the IEEE-CEC2014’s Competition “Real-Parameter Numerical Optimization".
  5. UNSW Publication Fellowship (SEIT, UNSW Canberra)
  6. Winner of the IEEE-CEC2011’s Competition “Testing Evolutionary Algorithms on Real-world Numerical Optimization Problems”
  7. High Impact Journal Publications (as a top-up scholarship, (SEIT, UNSW Canberra)
  8. Postgraduate Research Support Scheme (PRSS) funding
  9. Ph.D. scholarship – TFR funded from UNSW Canberra
  10. Best Teaching Assistant (Faculty of Computers and Informatics, Zagazig University, Egypt, 2005).
  11. Prominent undergraduate student award: Offered by Zagazig University for three consecutive years