Faculty

Faculty

Jacob Crandall

Jacob Crandall

Back

Associate Professor - Computing and Information Science
Phone number: +971 2 810 9136

Dr. Jacob Crandall is an Associate Professor in the Computing and Information Science Program at Masdar Institute of Science and Technology. Prior to joining the Masdar Institute in 2008, Jacob was a post-doctoral associate at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he worked in the Humans and Automation Laboratory.  Dr. Crandall received the BSc, MSc, and PhD degrees from Brigham Young University in 2001, 2004, and 2006, respectively.

For more details, click Research website

 

Advisor to Current Masdar Institute Students:

  • Chenlinangjia       
  • Issak Kebede Gezehei   
  • Alanoud Hamdan Mohamed Rashed Al Khemeiri       
  • Abdulla Almehrezi       
  • Jwen Fai Low       
  • Vahan Babushkin (PhD)
  • Mayada Oudah (PhD)  
  • Rafael Harutyunyan (PhD)
  • Waleed K. A. Naji (PhD)  
  • Olga Tsvetkova (PhD)

Research Interests

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Human-machine interaction
  • Multi-agent learning
  • Game theory
  • Robotics
  • Supervisory control