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Adjunct Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Duke University; Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Brown University

Faculty Area:
Artificial Intelligence
gdk at cs.duke.edu
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PhD, Computer Science, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2011.
MSc, Artificial Intelligence, University of Edinburgh, 2003.
BSc (Hons), Computer Science, University of the Witwatersrand, 2001.
BSc, Computer Science & Computational and Applied Mathematics, University of the Witwatersrand, 2000.

Honors & Awards

MIT Intelligence Initiative Fellowship (2013); Best Student Video, AAAI 2011 Video Competition (with Scott Kuindersma)


Artificial intelligence, robotics, reinforcement learning, machine learning, planning.

Selected Publications