About us


The Decision Systems Laboratory (DSL) within UOW is a university-funded research program within the Institute of Mathematical Modeling and Computational Systems.

The DSL is an interdisciplinary group of academics, post-doctoral researchers and research students drawn from the School of Computer Science and Software Engineering and the School of Information Systems and Technology at the University of Wollongong.


Director: Prof. Aditya Ghose

Associate Directors:

Dr. Hoa Dam

Dr. Janusz Getta

DSL Research Programs

Research Themes

      • Medical informatics (under the aegis of the Centre for Oncology Informatics)
      • Data science
      • Business-process management
      • Service-oriented computing
      • Requirements engineering
      • Conceptual modeling
      • Agent-Oriented Systems
      • Constraint Programming
      • Knowledge Representation and Reasoning
      • Knowledge Management