Vanessa Volz

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Vanessa Volz is a research associate at Queen Mary University London, UK, with focus in computational intelligence in games. She holds B.Sc. degrees in Information Systems and in Computer Science from WWU M√ľnster, Germany. She received an M.Sc. with distinction in Advanced Computing: Machine Learning, Data Mining and High Performance Computing from University of Bristol, UK in 2014 after completing a BigData internship at Brown University, RI, USA. Her current research focus is on employing surrogate-assisted evolutionary algorithms to obtain balance and robustness in systems with interacting human and artificial agents, especially in the context of games.