DR Artem Polyvyanyy

DR Artem Polyvyanyy


  • Computation Theory
  • Computation Theory
  • Distributed Computing (Distributed Systems)
  • Distributed Computing (Petri Nets)
  • Information Systems (Business Intelligence)
  • Information Systems (Business Process Management)
  • Information Systems (Decision Support Systems)
  • Information Systems (Process Mining)
  • Software Engineering (Process Querying)



  • Dr. Artem Polyvyanyy is a senior lecturer at the School of Computing and Information Systems, Melbourne School of Engineering, at the University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia. He has a strong background in Computer Science, Software Engineering, and Business Process Management from the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, Kyiv, Ukraine, and the Hasso Plattner Institute, Potsdam, Germany. In March 2012, he received a Ph.D. degree (Dr. rer. nat.) in the scientific discipline of Practical Computer Science from the University of Potsdam, Germany. Artem's industry experience includes internships at Wincor-Nixdorf GmbH in Hamburg, Germany, and SAP Labs in Palo Alto, CA, USA. His research and teaching interests include Distributed and Parallel Systems, Automata Theory, Formal Methods, Information Systems, Software Engineering, and Workflow Management. More recently, he has conducted research on the fundamentals of process analysis, the foundations of behavior abstraction in concurrent systems, and querying of process model repositories.   


Selected publications


Additional Grant Information

  • 2018-2020, ARC Discovery Grant "Learning from the Good and the Bad: Diagnosis and Prediction of Business Process Deviances", Australia.

    2016-2017, Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme (UA-DAAD) grant with Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin entitled "The Foundations of Alignments of Process Models".

    2016, Early Career Academic Recruitment and Development (ECARD)/Vice-Chancellor’s Research Fellow (VCRF) Travel Fellowship from the Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia.

    2015-2016, Early Career Academic Recruitment and Development (ECARD) grant from the Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia.   


Education and training

  • GCAP, Queensland University of Technology 2015
  • PhD, University of Potsdam 2012
  • MSc, Hasso Plattner Institute 2007
  • BSc, National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy 2004

Awards and honors

  • Best paper award at the 1st International Conference on Process Mining (ICPM), 2019
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (UK), 2018
  • Best presentation award at the 2nd Central-European Workshop on Services and their Composition (ZEUS)., 2010
  • Best paper award at the 8th International Conference on Business Process Management (BPM), 2010
  • Research School on Service-Oriented Systems Engineering, Hasso Plattner Institute, Potsdam, Germany, 2007
  • Best IT-Systems Engineering master graduate at the Hasso Plattner Institute, Potsdam, Germany., 2007
  • Best Computer Science bachelor graduate at the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, Kyiv, Ukraine., 2004
  • Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD), 2004



Available for supervision

  • Y

Supervision Statement

  • Interested in supervising students (PhD and MSc) in the topics related to theoretical aspects of Business Process Management, with a focus on Process Mining and Process Querying.