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Santiago Ontanon

Santiago Ontañón, PhD

Affiliated Faculty
WELL Center


  • PhD, Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence), cum laude, Autonomous University of Barcelona

Research Interests:

  • Game AI
  • Computer Games
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine Learning


Dr. Ontañón's research focus lies in the intersection of artificial intelligence, computer games, machine learning and case-based reasoning. He has published over 90 scientific articles in these areas. Previous to joining Drexel University, he spent three years at the Georgia Institute of Technology as a postdoctoral researcher, and two years as a researcher at the Artificial Intelligence Research Institute (IIIA) in Barcelona, Spain.