Here is what I am working on!
"Marvin the Robot" interactive experiment game for relational reasoning paper. Human participants play a custom game where they must compose novel objects and discover patterns. This data is analyzed as part of the Foundations of Novel Reasoning project. We see that with extremely little context, participants can extract/infer structure.
“Hofstadter's Law: It always takes longer than you expect, even when you take into account Hofstadter's Law”
“Why, sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.”
“Dude, sucking at something is the first step to being sorta good at something.”
Some more detail about some of my personal projects.
I have a passion for making difficult concepts more accessible. Especially in a world where Artificial Intelligence seems scary and elusive, I hope to explain the key concepts in a friendly and comprehensible way. I presented this talk at the Computing & Stories Summit in June!
One of my special interests is how honeybees behave similarly to neurons. Here is one of my YouTube videos explaining the similarities, and why it's awesome!
Check out Honeybee Democracy by Thomas Seeley to learn more!
University of Washington
015 Mary Gates Hall