Affiliations: Fellow, Amii; Director of RLAI, University of Alberta; Assistant Professor, Dept. of Computing Science, University of Alberta
Expertise: Reinforcement learning, representation learning, optimization
Major Contributions/Awards: Several algorithmic contributions for off-policy learning in reinforcement learning, with a recent contribution for an open problem for policy gradient methods; NSERC Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship (2012)
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