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Game Design/Development for AI and Robotics


Term:

Fall

Department:

CSAIL: Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab

Faculty Supervisor:

Wojciech Matusik

Faculty email:

wojciech@mit.edu

Apply by:

September 15th

Contact:

Wojciech Matusik: wojciech@mit.edu

Project Description

We are seeking computer science undergraduates with strong programming skills passionate about game development. We are interested in designing and developing a computer game environment for training AI agents that operate in a complex environment. The huge progress in AI/ML/RL methods has been driven by environments such as OpenAI Gym. However, these environments are limited to relatively simple tasks. We are planning to develop a new game platform that would allow us to construct next-generation intelligent agents.

Pre-requisites

An ideal candidate will have experience in building computer video games and is proficient in C++ and Python programming. Interests in AI/ML are also desired but are not necessary.