Siddharth is a PhD candidate working on trust modelling in human-AI interaction. His PhD thesis explores engineering and designing AI systems to elicit appropriate trust from humans. To achieve this he combines knowledge from AI, HCI, Computational Social Science and Psychology. Siddharth’s thesis advisors are Dr. Myrthe Tielman and Prof. dr. Catholijn M. Jonker.
Siddharth specializes in HCI and AI with a strong background in User Experience design. Before joining TU Delft, Siddharth was a Master student at RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany. He was selected as top 100 young researchers in Computer Science to attend Heidelberg Laureate Forum in 2018. More details on his research can be found at research.tudelft.nl/en/persons/s-mehrotra.