Raphael Avalos

Ph.D. Student in Multiagent Reinforcement Learning

AI Lab - Vrije Universiteit Brussel


I am a Ph.D. Student at the Artificial Intelligence Lab of the VUB under the supervision of Prof. Ann Nowé. My research focuses on multiagent reinforcement learning, and more specifically on how to improve collaboration between agents through communication. In this website you will find a summary of my academic work. Feel free to contact me!


  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Reinforcement Learning
  • Multiagent Systems


  • MSc Applied Mathematics for AI - MVA, 2018 - 2019

    Ecole Normale Superieure Paris-Saclay

  • MEng in Data Science, 2017 - 2019


  • MEng in Computer Science - Data Science, 2016 - 2020

    Telecom Paris



Ph.D Student

Artificial Intelligence Lab Brussels

May 2020 – Present Brussels, Belgium

Research Intern

Artificial Intelligence Lab Brussels

Jan 2020 – Mar 2020 Brussels, Belgium

Research Intern

Inria - SequeL team

Apr 2019 – Oct 2019 Lille, France
Worked on Hierarchical Reinforcement Learning (HRL) applied to the Rubik’s Cube.