About Me

I am Professor of Computer Science at the Department of Computer Science at University College London (UCL).

I am a Turing Fellow at the Alan Turing Institute, the UK National Institute for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence. I am the Turing University Lead for UCL.

I am also Professor of Computer Science at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Bologna.

I am a Visiting Researcher at Google.

[More about me]


  • I am looking for Ph.D. students interested in working in the areas of human-centered machine learning/AI, reinforcement learning, multi-agent systems and computational models of social systems.

  • I also have funding for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow position. Please contact me if you are interested.

Upcoming Events

I am currently involved in the following upcoming scientific events:

Please consider submitting your work to and attending these conferences and workshops!

[Past events]

Research Interests

Current areas of interest include:

  • Human-centred Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning;
  • Reinforcement Learning and its applications;
  • Modelling of social systems (human, artificial, hybrid);
  • Computational models of human/user behaviour (and their applications to the design of algorithms and systems, e.g., for digital health and security&privacy).


[Full list of publications]

[Google Scholar page]

Last updated: 21 February 2021.