PhD Defence Success

Barry Dowdeswell successfully defended his PhD thesis, “Diagnostic Belief-desire-intention Agents for Distributed Iec 61499 Fault Diagnosis”, on 19 October, 2021. Barry holds a bachelor’s in Chemistry from the University of Auckland and a master’s in Computer and Information Sciences from AUT. He completed his doctoral studies at AUT under the supervision of Associate Professor Roopak Sinha, Professor Stephen Macdonell, and Dr Jennifer Gibb (University of Waikato).