“The more I study, the more insatiable do I feel my genius for it to be.” Ada Lovelace
Alessandra is a postdoctoral researcher working as part of the Brillo project (PON I&C 2014-2020 MISE) at the University of Naples “Federico II”, Italy. Her PhD thesis was part of the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Research ETN SECURE project (https://secure-robots.eu/) at the University of Hertfordshire (UK), under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Kerstin Dautenhahn, Dr. Kheng Lee Koay, and Dr. Michael L. Walters. She is also a Visiting Lecturer at University of Hertfordshire. Alessandra received her B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Computer Science from the University of Naples Federico II, and her M.Sc. degrees thesis is entitled “Human Multi-Robot Interaction in Robot and Group Selection Tasks”. Her research interests include multi-agent systems, social robotics, Human–(Multi) Robot Interaction, home companion and user profiling. Alessandra is the team leader of RoboCup team “Bold Hearts” at the University of Hertfordshire (UK).