Ashwin Rao

Ashwin Rao
Adjunct Professor, ICME
Stanford University
Office: Huang Engineering Center, ICME Mezannine Level, Room M05

My academic background is in Algorithms Theory and Abstract Algebra.
My current academic interests lie in the broad space of A.I. for Sequential Decisioning under Uncertainty.
I am particularly interested in Deep Reinforcement Learning applied to Financial Markets and to Retail Businesses.
More details on my background and work are described on my LinkedIn page.

My RL-for-Finance book (with Tikhon Jelvis)

Book Title: Foundations of Reinforcement Learning with Applications in Finance
Publisher: Routledge and CRC Press (Taylor & Francis Group)

RL-Lab Research Projects

Applied RL research projects I am curently working on with my students: