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My research interests are in decision theory, human computation and automated planning.

Editorial Board Members:

Program Committee Members:
Journal and Conference Reviewers:
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Journal of Information and Computation
  • International Journal on Artificial Intelligence Tools
  • CHI 2016, 2015, 2014
  • CSCW 2016, 2014
  • ICAPS 2008, 2009, 2010
  • AAMAS 2008
  • AAAI 2006
  • IJCAI 2009
  • UAI 2005, 2006

Publications (by chronological order)
Refereed Journal Articles:

Refereed Conference Papers: 
  • Finding k best policies, Peng Dai and Judy Goldsmith. First International Conference on Algorithmic Decision Theory (ADT-09). Venice, Italy, October 2009. pp.144-155
  • Focused Topological Value Iteration, Peng Dai, Mausam and Daniel S. Weld. Nineteenth International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling (ICAPS-09). Thessaloniki, Greece, September 2009. 82-89
  • Expediting RL by Using Graphical Structures, Peng Dai, Alexander L. Strehl and Judy Goldsmith. Seventh International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS-08). Estoril, Portugal, May 2008. pp. 1325-1328
  • Multi-threaded BLAO* Algorithm, Peng Dai and Judy Goldsmith. Twentieth International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society conference (FLAIRS-07). Key West, FL, May 2007. pp. 56-62
Refereed Workshop Papers:
  • Inserting Micro-Breaks into Crowdsourcing Workflows Jeffrey M. Rzeszotarski, Ed Chi, Praveen Paritosh, and Peng Dai Human Computation 2013 (HCOMP-13). Palm Springs, CA, November 2013.
  • Artificial Intelligence for Artificial Artificial Intelligence, Peng Dai, Mausam and Daniel S. Weld. HCOMP-11 The Third Human Computation Workshop, San Francisco, CA, August 2011. pp.**-**
  • Heuristic Search Ideas for Deterministic and Probabilistic Problems, Peng Dai. ICAPS-08 Workshop on A Reality Check for Planning and Scheduling Under Uncertainty, Sydney, Austrilia, September 2008. pp.**-**
  • LAO*, RLAO*, or BLAO*, Peng Dai and Judy Goldsmith. AAAI-06 Workshop on Heuristic Search, Memory-Based Heuristics and Their Applications, Boston, MA, July 2006. pp.59-64
Technical Reports:

Colloquia and Invited Talks

  • Artificial Intelligence for Artificial Artificial Intelligence, Host: Dr. Judy Goldsmith, Department of Computer Science, University of Kentucky, KY, Feburary 2011.
  • Bidirectional heuristic search MDP solvers, Host: Dr. Michael L. Littman, Department of Computer Science, Rutgers University, NJ, Feburary 2007.

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