Ivan Tyukin is a Professor of Applied Mathematics at the University of Leicester. From 2001 to 2007 he has been a Research Scientist at RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Japan, and following 5 years as an RCUK Academic Fellow at Leicester (2007), he was appointed to the posts of Lecturer (2012), Reader (2014), and Professor (2018) at the University of Leicester.
In 2019 he has been appointed to the post of an adjunct Professor at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway, to lead AI and Machine Learning research in the BRU21 Programme. He is a member of the NERC Programme Coordination Team for £12M Landscape Decisions programme and leads the Next Generation Digital Systems Facility in METEOR, a £13M Research England programme to create sustainable research in Space and Earth Observation. Prof Tyukin is a member of the IFAC Technical Committee in Adaptive and Learning Systems, and is an Associate Editor of Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulations.
Prof Tyukin research interests revolve around challenges of Artificial Intelligence, adaptation, learning, and control. He is a Deputy Director of the Centre for Artificial Intelligence, Data Analytics, and Modelling (AIDAM) at the University of Leicester where he leads research on provably resilient, robust, and trustworthy Artificial Intelligence. Working on theory and practice of certified Artificial Intelligence, he is delighted to contribute to APPG AI by sharing his expertise and knowledge on benefits and challenges of AI related to Sustainability and Health and Wellbeing.