Born in November 1950, in Edinburgh. My wife, Susan O'Brien, is a QC. We have two daughters, Rebecca (born 11 Aug 1984) and Amy (born 6 June 1988).
Currently a Professor in the School of Computing, at Napier University in Edinburgh.
PhD from Imperial College London, 1976, in pure maths. Joined Edinburgh (the Department of AI) in 1978. Joined Napier University in 2000.
I have been involved in an extensive range of AI teaching and research and have written a variety of pieces of software that are widely used. If you need any more details for some reason, ask me.