Stoyan Stoyanov received his PhD degree in 2004 (at University of Greenwich) for work entitled "Optimisation Modelling for Microelectronics Packaging and Product Design". He is Reader in Computational Engineering and Optimisation and senior member of the Computational Mechanics and Reliability Group at University of Greenwich. His research interest are in the fields of numerical simulation, physics-of-failure and reliability modelling and computational intelligence. Stoyan has 90+ publications in journals and IEEE conferences. He is a senior member of IEEE since 2016 and member of the IEEE Electronics Packaging Society (EPS).