Leon completed his Ph.D. in Artificial Intelligence at UC Berkeley in 2010. Since then, he has worked on search at Google, on weather modeling at The Climate Corporation, on document modeling at Yieldbot, and on reinforcement learning at Sony AI.
Outracing Champion Gran Turismo Drivers with Deep Reinforcement Learning
Many potential applications of artificial intelligence involve making real-time decisions in physical systems while interacting with humans. Automobile racing represents an extreme example of these conditions; drivers must execute complex tactical manoeuvres to pass or block…