Dr. James Mountstephens
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James Mountstephens is a Senior Lecturer of Computer Science at the Faculty of Computing and Informatics, Universiti Malaysia Sabah in Malaysia. His main research interest is Psychological Computing, meaning the application of computing concepts and techniques to issues and theories from psychology. He has explored EEG methods for detecting emotions and aesthetic preferences which can drive the direct design of 3D objects; smart eye tracking for medical imaging; evolutionary-based mnemonic generation for improved memory and learning; computer modelling of directed attention fatigue and restorative visual scenes for improved health; and the combination of language and vision for object recognition. James holds a PhD in Computing and also a BSc (Hons) in Computer Modeling and Simulation (first class) from the University of Surrey (United Kingdom), where he was the recipient of the Springer-Verlag prize for academic achievement. He has authored and co-authored a number of journal articles, book chapters, and conference papers, and has secured RM237,000 worth of project grants. In terms of postgraduate student supervision, he has successfully supervised 3 Masters students. He is currently a member of IEEE and is a member of the Advanced Machine Intelligence (AMI) research group at UMS.