Benjamin Van Roy
Benjamin Van Roy is a Professor at Stanford University, where he has served on the faculty since 1998. His research focuses on understanding how an agent interacting with a poorly understood environment can learn over time to make effective decisions. Beyond academia, he leads a DeepMind Research team in Mountain View. He received the SB in Computer Science and Engineering and the SM and PhD in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, all from MIT, and is a Fellow of IEEE and INFORMS.