Prior to this, I was an assistant professor in the Computer Science Department at New Mexico State University; a research scientist in the Living Analytics Research Center at Singapore Management University; and a post-doctoral research associate with Shlomo Zilberstein in the Computer Science Department at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.
I received my Ph.D. and M.S. in Computer Science from the University of Southern California, supervised by Sven Koenig, and my M.S. and B.S.E. in Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics from the University of Pennsylvania, supervised by Vijay Kumar.
- August 2019: Received a BSF grant with Roie Zivan to work on communication-sensitive DCOPs!
- March 2019: JAIR article on Distributed Gibbs for DCOPs accepted.
- January 2019: Received a Boeing grant with Alvitta Ottley to work on goal recognition!
- January 2019: AAMAS paper on preference elicitation for weighted CSPs accepted.
- August 2018: Received an NSF grant to work on smart home automation!
Read more about it in this WashU news article.
- July 2018: Honored to be invited to give an early career spotlight presentation at IJCAI-ECAI 2018.
Paper accompanying the presentation here.
- June 2018: CP paper on a new DCOP algorithm based on large neighborhood search accepted.
- May 2018: UAI paper on decentralized allocation and planning accepted.
- April 2018: IJCAI paper on periodic double auctions accepted.
- April 2018: JAIR survey article on DCOP models and algorithms accepted.