UCL Deciding, Acting, and Reasoning with Knowledge (DARK) Lab

UCL DARK is a group at the UCL Centre for Artificial Intelligence focusing on reinforcement learning and deep learning.


Tim Rocktäschel
Edward Grefenstette
Honorary Associate Professor
Sebastian Riedel
Affiliated Faculty


Pasquale Minervini
Senior Research Fellow

PhD Students

Zhengyao Jiang
PhD Student (2020—)
Robert Kirk
PhD Student (2020—)
CDT in Foundational AI
Mikayel Samvelyan
PhD Student (2020—)
Minqi Jiang
PhD Student (2019—)

Master's Students


Christina Kouridi
MSc Student (2020)
Currently a Machine Learning Research Intern at Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Empirical Inference Group.
Udeepa Meepegama
MSc Student (2020)
Zhengyao Jiang
MRes Student (2019—2020)
Now PhD student at UCL DARK
Yuchen Zhu
MSc Student (2019—2020)
Now PhD student at UCL
Joe Stacey
MSc Student (2019)
Now PhD student at Imperial College London
Isaac Kamlish
MSc Student (2019)
Now data scientist at Facebook
Artem Yurlov
MSc Student (2019)
Now intern at JPMorgan Chase & Co