Lucia Ballerini

I am a research fellow in the School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh. I am a member of the Institute for Perception, Action and Behaviour within Bob Fisher's group.


I graduated in Electronic Engineering at the University of Florence in 1993. I received the Ph.D. degree in Bioengineering in 1998.

Research Overview

My research interests are, among others, image processing and evolutionary algorithms. I worked both on theoretical and application oriented methods. I have been working with different kind of images, from medical to radar, robot and food images.

There is more information about my research here.

My research has resulted in these publications.

I am currently working on this project:

I recently supervised these MSc students:

Contact Details

School of Informatics
University of Edinburgh
G.12 Informatics Forum
10 Crichton St
Edinburgh EH8 9AB
TEL: 44-131-651-5664
FAX: 44-131-650-6899

Here is a Google map link with a streetside view of the Informatic Forum. Enter via the main entrance on Crichton Street. Turn right to the ladies toilets. My office is G.12.