Taiki Todo is an assistant professor in the Department of Informatics, and also a faculty member of Innovative Market Design Research Center, at Kyushu University (Japan).
 From Apr 2012 to Feb 2013, he was a postdoctoral associate at Vincent Conitzer's group in Duke University (US). Before visiting Duke, he had been a doctoral student in Kyushu University and received a doctoral degree of information science in Mar 2012, under the supervision of Makoto Yokoo.

Curriculum Vitae (updated on Jan 16, 2017)

Recently he has been involved in the following research projects:

Recent Activities

  • During a FY2016 in France, I'm an invited professor of LAMSADE at Paris-Dauphine University, hosted by Prof. Jerome Lang and Prof. Julien Lesca.
  • From Sep 2016 to Feb 2017, I'm staying in City University of Hong Kong as a visiting fellow, hosted by Prof. Minming Li.
  • I attended the Dagstuhl Seminar 16232: Fair Division.
  • I am/was a PC member of: AAMAS-17, AAAI-17, WINE-16 (subreviewer), AAMAS-16, AAAI-16, IJCAI-15, AAMAS-15, AAAI-15, AMEC/TADA-14, EC-14, AAMAS-14, IJCAI-13, AAMAS-13.

Research Overview

My research interests lies at the intersection of computer science, economics, and game theory. Especially I've been working on mechanism design theory. The following is a list of selected publications:

  • A Complexity Approach for Core-Selecting Exchange with Multiple Indivisible Goods under Lexicographic Preferences. AAAI-15. Joint with E.Fujita, J.Lesca, A.Sonoda and M.Yokoo.
  • Two Case Studies for Trading Multiple Indivisible Goods with Indifferences. AAAI-14. Joint with A.Sonoda, E.Fujita and M.Yokoo.
  • False-name-proof Matching. AAMAS-13. Joint with V.Conitzer.
  • False-name-proof Mechanism Design without Money. AAMAS-11. Joint with A.Iwasaki and M.Yokoo.
  • Characterizing False-name-proof Allocation Rules for Combinatorial Auctions. AAMAS-09. Joint with A.Iwasaki, M.Yokoo and Y.Sakurai.

Contact Information

Room 825, West 2 bldg.
Kyushu University
Motooka 744, Nishi-Ku, Fukuoka, JAPAN
email: todo [at] inf [dot] kyushu-u [dot] ac [dot] jp

(Sep 2016 - Feb 2017)
Room B6420, Academic I
City University of Hong Kong
Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR


  • Dec. 2013 - present: Assistant Professor at Kyushu University
  • Apr. 2013 - Nov. 2013: Postdoctoral Researcher at Kyushu University
  • Apr. 2012 - Feb. 2013: Postdoctoral Associate at Duke University
  • Apr. 2012 - Mar. 2013: JSPS Research Fellow (PD) at Kyushu University
  • Apr. 2010 - Mar. 2012: JSPS Research Fellow (DC1) at Kyushu University


  • Apr. 2010 - Mar. 2012: Department of Informatics at Kyushu University (PhD program)
  • Apr. 2008 - Mar. 2010: Department of Intelligent Systems at Kyushu University (Master's program)
  • Apr. 2005 - Mar. 2008: Department of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science at Kyushu University (Bachelor's program)