Dr Carey Pridgeon


  • Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Exeter
  • B.Sc (Hons), Computer Science, University of Reading

Research Interests

  • nBody Modelling
  • Genetic Algorithms

Selected Outputs

  • Pridgeon, C., and Corne, D. (2007) 'Characterising DNA/RNA Signals with Crisp Hypermotifs: a Case Study on Core Promoters'. Proceedings of Evolutionary Computation, Machine Learning and Data Mining in Bioinformatics, 5th European Conference, 'EvoBIO 2007'. Held 2007 in Valencia, Spain. 227-235
  • Pridgeon, C., and Corne, D. (2005) 'Hypermotifs: novel discriminatory patterns for nucleotide sequences and their application to core promoter predition in eukaryotes'. Proceedings of the IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, 'CIBCB 2005'. Held 14-15 Nov 2005 in California, USA
  • Pridgeon, C., and Corne, D. (2004) 'Genetic network reverse-engineering and network size; can we identify large GRNs?'. Proceedings of the Computational Intelligence in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, 'CIBCB '04'. Held 07-08 Oct 2004 in California, USA 32-36
  • Corne, D., and Pridgeon, C. (2004) 'Investigating issues in the reconstructability of genetic regulatory networks'. Proceedings of the 2004 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, 'CEC2004'. Held 19-23 Jun 2004 Held Oregon, USA


  • Computer Architecture
  • Concurrent Programming
  • Open Source Software Development
  • Evolutionary Computation

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