Prof Peter Eklund



Associate Head of School, Development


Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env


School of Info Technology


Melbourne Burwood Campus

Biography summary

Peter completed his PhD in Computer Science at Linköping University in 1991. He was first appointed Professor in 1998 at Griffith University and has served at the UQ, Wollongong and the IT University of Copenhagen before joining Deakin in 2018.

Career highlights

Elected Fellow of the Australian Computer Society in 2008. 2010 Winner of the Federal Government's Smart Infrastructure Award. 

Research interests

Distributed Systems, Intelligent Information Systems, Artificial Intelligence, Applied Lattice Theory. 

Teaching interests

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Databases, Introductory programing, Capstone Unit Coordinator 

Knowledge areas

Distributed Systems, Artificial Intelligence, Formal Concept Analysis, Cyber-physical systems.