Guilherme De Faria is a research student currently completing a PhD programme with Intelligent Games and Game Intelligence (IGGI) at the University of York.
Guilherme is a Portuguese student with a BEng in Electronic Engineering from Cardiff University, and a Masters in Artificial Intelligence from the University of Aberdeen
Guilherme approaches research from a data driven and analytical viewpoint, however his end goal is to help people on a more personal level. His research focuses on whether the use of AI methods on CCG Hearthstone data from HSReplay.net can help in the investigation of deck strategy interactions in order to obtain reasoning behind favoured and unfavoured matchups.
AI, Visualisation, Human-computer interaction, Data analytics, Competitive gaming