Prof. Roberto Calandra , TU Dresden, Learning, Adaptive Systems and Robotics (LASR) Lab
Towards Embodied Intelligence
, 14:00 - 14:45
Barkhausenbau, Room BAR I88 , Helmholtzstraße , 01062 Dresden
Roberto Calandra is a Research Scientist at Facebook AI Research. Previously, he was a Postdoctoral Scholar at the University of California, Berkeley (US) in the Berkeley Artificial Intelligence Research Laboratory (BAIR) working with Sergey Levine. His education includes a Ph.D. from TU Darmstadt (Germany) under the supervision of Jan Peters and Marc Deisenroth, a M.Sc. in Machine Learning and Data Mining from the Aalto university (Finland), and a B.Sc. in Computer Science from the Università degli studi di Palermo (Italy). His scientific interests are broadly at the conjunction of Decision-making, Robotics and Machine Learning. Research topics that he is currently developing include Model-based Reinforcement Learning, Tactile Sensing, Morphology Adaptation, and Bayesian Optimization.