Contact InformationTalib S. Hussain, Ph.D.
Immersive Learning Technologies Group
Raytheon BBN Technologies
10 Moulton St
Cambridge, MA, 02138
Professional MembershipsSenior Member, IEEE
Member, National Training and Simulation Association (NTSA)
Brief BioDr. Hussain has been at BBN since 2000. He has a broad interest in learning and training for both machines and humans, and has researched game-based training systems and the integration of multiple machine learning and reasoning techniques for improved learning of tasks. He is a designer of autonomous tactical behavior, scheduling and network optimization solutions based upon evolutionary algorithms and neural network technology. He has taught a couple courses at Tufts University in Medford, MA (2009). Prior to joining BBN, he was Adjunct Faculty (1999-2000) in the School of Computer Science at Queen's University, a scientist (1996-1998) at Data Analysis Technologies in Kingston, Ontario, and a research assistant (1991-1999) at the Robotics and Perception Laboratory at Queen's University. He holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science, M.Sc in Computer Science, B.Sc. (Honours) in Cognitive Science, and B.A. in Physics, all from Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. details