DR. ROMAN V. YAMPOLSKIY
Associate professor of computer engineering and computer science
Dr. Roman V. Yampolskiy is an associate professor at the Speed School of Engineering at the University of Louisville. He has a special interest in artificial intelligence, along with artificial intelligence safety, behavioral biometrics, cybersecurity, digital forensics, genetic algorithms, pattern recognition and games.
Yampolskiy previously conducted research at the Rochester Institute of Technology and at the Center for Unified Biometrics and Sensors at the University at Buffalo. He also is an alumnus of Singularity University and a visiting fellow of the Singularity Institute.
Yampolskiy also has authored more than 100 publications, including journal articles and books, such as Artificial Superintelligence: a Futuristic Approach. His research has also been cited by numerous scientists and profiled on radio shows and in popular magazines, including New Scientist, Poker Magazine and Science World Magazine. His work has also been featured on dozens of websites, including BBC, MSNBC and Yahoo! News. Yampolskiy discusses the future of artificial intelligence at length here.
Yampolskiy earned his undergraduate and master's degrees in computer science at the Rochester Institute of Technology, and his Ph.D. from the department of computer science and engineering at the University at Buffalo.