Associate Research Professor, Robotics Institute, School of Computer Science Courtesy Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Carnegie Mellon University
Kris Kitani works in the areas of computer vision, machine learning and human-computer interaction. His research interests lie at the intersection of first-person vision, human activity modeling, and inverse reinforcement learning. His work has applications spanning personal and assistive robotics, surveillance and security, infrastructure, field robotics, and manufacturing. Kitani earned his Ph.D. and master’s degree in science from the University of Tokyo. He also has a bachelor’s degree in science from the University of Southern California.