My ultimate research goal is to understand intelligent agents well enough to program an autonomous robot that can adapt to its environment. I am currently focussing on online model-learning.
CV as of July 2012
Personal in Brief
Currently I am a data scientist for the Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute, http://amii.ca, and loving it. I have been a sessional instructor at Augustana Campus, University of Alberta. I have also been a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Alberta, supervised by Drs. Michael Bowling, Patrick Pilarski and Dale Schuurmans. I completed my Masters in Computing Science, supervised by Richard S. Sutton, in 2007.
I live in Camrose, Alberta with my husband Joel and cats Mickle and Asha.