Aditya Acharya

Aditya Acharya

Postdoctoral Researcher in Human-Computer Interaction

Aalto University

I am a FCAI postdoctoral researcher, working in the field of Human–Computer Interaction (HCI), in the Media Labs Group (led by Prof. Perttu Hämäläinen) and User Interfaces Group (led by Prof. Antti Oulasvirta) at Aalto University.

I completed my PhD Degree in July 2019 from University of Birmingham, UK. My primary PhD advisor was Prof. Andrew Howes. The title of my dissertation is “Approximate optimal control model for visual search tasks”.

My current research interests include reinforcement learning, decision making, supervisory control, robotic vision and intelligent interactive systems.


  • Reinforcement Learning
  • Intelligent systems
  • Healthcare
  • AI Decision Making
  • Photography


  • PhD in Computer Science, 2019

    University of Birmingham

  • MSc in Human-Computer Interaction, 2014

    University of Birmingham

  • BTech in Computer Science, 2011

    KIIT University