Portrait of Katja Hofmann

Katja Hofmann

Senior Principal Researcher


I am a Principal Researcher and lead of Game Intelligence at Microsoft Research Cambridge. My team and I advance the state of the art in reinforcement learning, driven by current and future applications in video games. We share the belief that games will drive a transformation of how we interact with AI technology. My long-term goal is to develop AI systems that learn to collaborate with people, to empower their users and help solve complex real-world problems.

As part of the Microsoft Research PhD Scholarship program, I currently co-supervise the following PhD students:

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