About the CIL


The Hampshire College Computational Intelligence Laboratory, the research group of the Hampshire College Institute for Computational Intelligence, supports research in artificial intelligence, artificial life, and a variety of areas at the intersections of computer science with cognitive science, physics, evolutionary biology, and the arts.

Lab Members

Lee Spector (director)
Kwaku Yeboah Antwi (INRIA PhD student)
Beryl Bell (Hampshire College undergraduate)
Michael Dean (Hampshire College undergraduate)
Thomas Helmuth (UMass PhD student)
Karthik Kannappan (UMass Masters student)
William La Cava (UMass PhD student)
Eddie Pantridge (Hampshire College undergraduate)
George Price (UMass BDIC undergraduate)
Wren Saylor (Hampshire College undergraduate)
Timothy Stiles (Hampshire College undergraduate)
Frode Zahn (Hampshire College undergraduate)

Other recent members: David Gagne, Daniel Gerow, Kyle Harrington, Ian Herold, Daniel Homer, Brian Martin, Scott Niekum, Zeke Nierenberg, Micah Savitzky, Emma Tosch, Nathan Whitehouse, Jake Wisdom