Seyedali Mirjalili is recognised for his advances in Swarm Intelligence (SI) and optimisation, including the first set of Swarm Intelligence techniques from a synthetic intelligence standpoint - a radical departure from how natural systems are typically understood - and a systematic design framework to reliably benchmark, evaluate, and propose computationally cheap robust optimisation algorithms. Dr Mirjalili has published over 80 journal articles, many in high-impact journals with over 5000 citations in total with an H-index of 28 and G-index of 75. From Google Scholar metrics, he is globally the 3rd most cited researcher in Engineering Optimisation and Robust Optimisation. He is serving an associate editor of Applied Soft Computing, Advances in Engineering Software, the journal of Algorithms.