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Dr Ludmil Mikhailov - personal details

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Dr Ludmil Mikhailov

Role: Senior Lecturer




Ludmil Mikhailov is a Senior Lecturer at the Manchester Business School, the University of Manchester.

He obtained a first class BSc (1974) and MSc (1976) degrees in Automatic Control from the Technical University in Sofia, Bulgaria and a PhD degree in Technical Cybernetics and Robotics from the Bulgarian Higher Certifying Commission (1981).

He worked as an Associated Professor at the Institute of Control and System Research of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS) until 1996, where he was a head of a research group. During his work at BAS he participated in many industrial projects on development of various software systems for control, monitoring and technical diagnosis.

After joining the Decision Technologies Group at the Computation Department, UMIST in January 1997, Ludmil started to investigate new methods for multiple criteria decision-making.  He is the author of about 90 technical papers in peer-reviewed journals and international conferences, and holds two patents in the area of systems and control.

Ludmil’s results in the area of fuzzy decision-making are internationally recognized. He has been serving as a programme committee member of many international conferences and as a reviewer of many journals on decision science. He is also an Associate Editor of the International Journal of Operations Research.