Publications

best paper award nominee at complex systems track
Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO), July 9-13, 2022

The 2022 Conference on Artificial Life (ALife), July 18-2, 2022

The 2022 Conference on Artificial Life (ALife), July 18-22, 2022

Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO) Companion, July 9-13, 2022

Artificial life, 2022

best paper award at complex systems track
Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO), July 10-14, 2021

Applied Sciences, 2021

[Preprint] Evolving Hebbian Learning Rules in Voxel-based Soft Robots

IEEE TechRxiv, 2021

Awards

  1. Best Paper Award Nomination, Complex Systems Track @GECCO'22
  2. Best Student Essay @ALife'22
  3. Virtual Creatures Competition, runner-up
  4. Best Paper Award, Complex Systems Track @GECCO'21
  5. Best Student Essay By a PhD Student @ALife'21, runner-up
  6. Virtual Creatures Competition, finalist
  7. MSc. scholarship "training the specialists of the future"
  8. College Federal Reserve Challenge, 3rd place (national)

Services

Student Organizations

  • Emerging Researchers in ALife (ERA), conference chair, 2021-2022

Reviewer

  • Artificial Life, 2021

  • Springer Nature Computer Science, 2021

Subreviewer

  • ALife conference, 2022

  • International Conference on Tools for Artificial Intelligence (ICTAI), 2021

Workshops and summer schools

  • Embodied Intelligence Conference, e-Cambridge (UK), 23/03/2022 - 25/03/2022

  • SIGEVO Summer School, e-Lille, 05/07/2021 - 09/07/2021

  • Workshop on Embodied Intelligence, e-Cambridge (UK), 24/03/2021 - 26/03/2021

  • When Deep Learning Meets Logic, e-Cambridge, 15/02/2021 - 17/02/2021

  • Canberra Artificial Intelligence Summer School, e-Canberra, 04/12/2020 - 07/12/2020

  • Workshop on Science of Data Science, Trieste, 30/09/2019 - 04/10/2019

Teaching

  • Programming Lab, Fall 2021

Talks

  • "Evolving Modular Soft Robots without Explicit Inter-Module Communication using Local Self-Attention", GECCO, 11/07/2022

  • "Evolving Modular Soft Robots without Explicit Inter-Module Communication using Local Self-Attention", Embodied Intelligence Conference, 23/03/2022

  • "Biodiversity in Evolved Voxel-based Soft Robots", the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO), 12/07/2021

Bio

  1. PhD (expected)
  2. MSc. Data Science and Scientific Computing, summa cum laude
  3. BSc. Economics, summa cum laude