Department of Computer Science

The University of Texas at Austin

I have gone to Texas, where I am a Research Educator for the Freshman Research Initiative, and a post-doctoral researcher in the Learning Agents Research Group (LARG) directect by Prof. Peter Stone.   


I will be joining the School of Computing at the University of Leeds as a lecturer (assistant professor) in February!


I was the chair of the Knowledge, Skill, and Behavior Transfer in Autonomous Robots workshop held in 2015 at AAAI-15 and in 2014 (KSBT-14) as part of the AAAI Fall Symposium series.

Short Bio

Born and raised in Rome, Italy.

PhD in Computer Engineering from Sapienza University of Rome. Advisor: Luca Iocchi.

Lived in a few places: Amherst, MA; Dundee, UK; Edinburgh, UK; Genova, Italy; Austin, TX.

Worked with a bunch of amazing people: Andy Barto, Subramanian Ramamoorthy, Petar Kormushev, Peter Stone.

For more details: Linkedin - Researchgate.


I instruct the Autonomous Intelligent Robotics classes, which happen to be seasonal events:
2015 - Fall
2015 - Spring
2014 - Fall
2014 - Spring
2013 - Fall


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office: GDC 3.418
phone: 512 232 0765
mail: Department of Computer Science
The University of Texas at Austin
2317 Speedway
78712, Austin, TX, USA.

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