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Christopher G. Atkeson


About Chris Atkeson

Chris Atkeson is an Associate Professor in the College of Computing at Georgia Tech . He received the M.S. degree in Applied Mathematics (Computer Science) from Harvard University and the Ph.D. degree in Brain and Cognitive Science from M.I.T. Chris joined the M.I.T. faculty in 1986, and moved to the Georgia Institute of Technology College of Computing in 1994. He is a recipient of a National Science Foundation Presidential Young Investigator Award.

Research Interests

Chris Atkeson's research focuses on machine learning, and uses robotics as a domain in which to explore the behavior of learning algorithms. Web pages that discuss research areas in more detail are:

Please also take a look at the home pages of my colleagues, Stefan Schaal , and Andrew Moore .

Overview of Intelligent Systems: A talk given to prospective graduate students March 12, 1999.