Evolutionary computation, coevolution, genetic algorithms, agent-based modelling, social network analysis, evolving game intelligence, games for science.
Personal web page: http://danfranks.weebly.com
Potential PhD students: I am recruiting PhD students. Some competitive funding is available. My personal webpage (above) gives some suggestions, but you can also contact me for more information. I have current PhD opportunities on gamification / games for science and genetic algorithms.