Rohin Shah Publishes Dissertation

01 Jan 2021

Rohin Shah published his PhD dissertation, “Extracting and Using Preference Information from the State of the World.” He is now working as a Research Scientist on the technical AGI safety team at DeepMind. 

Rohin’s dissertation focuses on the idea that since we have optimized our environment to suit our preferences, an AI system should be able to infer aspects of our preferences just by observing the current state of the world.