|Welcome to my home page! I am a Principal Research Scientist at the MIT Center
for Collective Intelligence, a Research Scientist at the University of Zurich,
and a Visiting Professor at the Nagoya Institute of Technology.
I do research on collective intelligence (also known as social computing), a rapidly emerging field whose goal is to enhance
the problem-solving capablity of systems made up of many humans and computer-based agents. I have over 200 publications in this area, with an h-index of
37 (see Google Scholar for details).
I'm on the editorial boards for CERA, AI EDAM, JSMO and CSCW journals, a reviewer
for many others, and have chaired or served on the program committees
for numerous workshops and conferences on AI, agents, concurrent engineering, social computing,
software engineering and computer-supported cooperative work.
I am deeply committed to having a direct impact on solving real-world problems, especially in the sustainability and participatory democracy realms.
I also have a long-standing commitment to engagement with the international research community: I've hosted many international visitors in my lab at MIT,
and have done extended research visits in Japan, Hong Kong, France, Italy, Spain, Brazil, Switzerland, and New Zealand.
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