About Me

I am a Research Scientist at Sony AI and external Professor and collaborator (previously Assistant Professor) at the Department of Computer, Control, and Management Engineering “Antonio Ruberti” (DIAG), Sapienza University of Rome. I am also a freelancer, consulting for companies and start-ups on artificial intelligence, machine learning and robotics. A list of available services is available here. Previously, I have been a Research Scientist at Cogitai and a Research Scholar at the Robotics Institute of the Carnegie Mellon University. More details are available on my CV.

My research is focused on reinforcement learning, AI explainability, robot control and knowledge representation. I am the founder and coordinator of the Knowledge, Reasoning and Learning Research Group within the Cognitive Cooperating Robots Laboratory. For my latest publications, check here.

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Email: capobianco[AT]diag.uniroma1.it

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  • Sapienza research starting grant
  • 2016 AAAI Robotics Fellowship
  • 3 Years PhD Fellowship
  • Sapienza Honors Program


Aug-2021: The paper “Agent-Based Markov Modeling for Improved COVID-19 Mitigation Policies” has been published in JAIR (Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research).

Jul-2021: I’m co-organizing the XAI4Debugging workshop at NeurIPS 2021.


Current Affiliations

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Previous Clients

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