Anna Helena Reali Costa is a full professor at the Escola Politécnica of the Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil. He obtained a doctorate in 1994 in Electrical Engineering from the Escola Politécnica of the Universidade de São Paulo, a master's degree and an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering, both from the FEI University Center, in São Bernardo do Campo, SP. She was a visiting researcher at Karlsruhe University in 1983-1985 and 1991-1992, working on robotic vision and intelligent mobile robots with Prof Dr-Ing. Ulrich Rembold at the Institut für Prozessrechentechnik und Robotik (IPR) of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe, Germany. She held a postdoctoral degree at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), USA, in 1998-1999, working with Profa. Manuela Veloso in planning and learning for smart mobile robots. Her main interests lie in artificial intelligence, in particular real-time learning, especially reinforcement learning.
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