Abdallah Saffidine

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I am an ARC DECRA and Research Associate at the School of Computer Science and Engineering, University of New South Wales, Sydney. I work in the Artificial Intelligence and Algorithms groups. I arrived at UNSW in 2013 as a postdoc with Pr. Michael Thielscher.

I obtained my PhD from the Université Paris-Dauphine. My supervisor was Pr. Tristan Cazenave in the LAMSADE, Université Paris-Dauphine.

As part of my PhD, I have visited the Department of Computing Science of the University of Alberta for one year. My host was Pr. Martin Müller.

Key-words: Heuristic search, Monte Carlo Tree Search, General Game Playing, Artificial intelligence.

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(+61) 2 9385 6496

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Computer Science and Engineering
The University of New South Wales
Office 510B K17
Sydney 2052, Australia