Mohd Nor Akmal Khalid (Ts. Dr.)

Greeting! I am an assistant professor in the School of Information Science at the Japan Advance Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST) and a part-time Research Fellow in the School of Computer Sciences at the Universiti Sains Malaysia. I have obtained my graduate degrees from the University of Science Malaysia since 2018. My work focuses specifically in the techniques used for optimization and artificial intelligence technology in the fields of operational research and game informatics. My topics of interest, include but are not limited to, intelligent and evolutionary search, AI agent in games, and decision support system. In addition, I have experience conducting research projects for the optimization of process scheduling and assembly line balancing, game studies, and data analytics.

Recent news

  • Addiction and Card Games

    Why card games are so addictive (Jan 12, 2023)

  • Action Game Evolution

    Researchers decode the evolution of action games (Dec 06, 2022)

  • Games and Puzzles

    Gaming the known and unknown via puzzle solving (Apr 14, 2022)

  • Physics and Gamification

    Physics analogies gamify classroom quizzes (Dec 27, 2021)

  • Games, Computing, Mind

    How search algorithms reflect game playing (May 24, 2021)

  • The Brain Game

    Engagement and addiction in video games (May 11, 2021)

  • The Gravity of Play

    Quantifying what we enjoy about games (Oct 20, 2020)

  • Motions in Mind

    Using games to study law of motions in mind (July 31, 2020)