Lab Director

Arnav Jhala
Arnav Jhala



Justus RobertsonJustus Robertson is a postdoctoral research scholar. His main interests are automated interactive narrative generation and control, understanding choice structures and decision making, and story-driven procedural content generation.



Graduate Students

Chris Miller is a PhD student in Computer Science. Chris’ research interests include narrative generation and creative generative systems and how these methods and systems can be applied to various forms of digital media (esp. digital games). Accordingly, his interests span artificial intelligence, game design, user experience design, and cognitive systems.



Morteza Behrooz is a Computer Science PhD candidate at UC Santa Cruz. He is interested in Narrative Generation, Machine Learning, HCI, HRI, UX of AI, Voice, and some other stuff like those.



Sz Ting (Christine) Tseng

Yi-Chun (Rimi) Chen

Colin M. PottsColin M. Potts is a PhD student in Computer Science at NC State University. His research interests include Narrative Analysis and Generation, Automated Planning, and Machine Learning. In these areas, his focus in on explainable AI paired via formal models and practical experimentation.

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Undergraduate Students

Alex Gray


Matthew McLaurinMatthew McLaurin is an undergraduate student of Computer Science at NC State University. His interests include realtime rendering, interactivity in VR, and engine programming, among other topics.