Barbara Hayes-Roth

Most Recent Affiliation(s):

  • Stanford University, Senior Research Scientist

Other Affiliation(s):

  • Extempo Systems


  • SIGGRAPH 1999

    Barbara Hayes-Roth is Senior Research Scientist in the Computer Science Department at Stanford University, where she has directed the Adaptive Agents Project and, more recently, the Virtual Theater Project since 1982. Her current research focuses on interactive characters in applications designed to support learning through play and artistic self-expression. In September, 1995, Dr. Hayes-Roth also founded Extempo Systems, Inc., which makes interactive characters for commercial applications in adaptive learning, electronic commerce, and interactive entertainment.