Research Expedition

AI Research effort for Social Good Challenges

    • Protect wildlife from poaching
    • Provide randomized patrol routes to combat poaching
    • Key AI Techniques: game theory, spatio-temporal analysis, human behavior modeling, optimization

Wildlife Corridor Design

    • Protect endangered wildlife such as Andean bears in a significant biodiversity hotspot, while improving livelihoods of local communities
    • Plan cost-effective joint movement corridors for wildlife
    • Key AI Techniques: stochastic optimization, spatio-temporal modeling.

Smart Grid Modeling and Control

    • Power grid modeling, control, and energy storage
    • Managing the power system with increasing use of renewable sources of electricity
    • Key AI Techniques: stochastic optimization, sequential decision making, pattern decomposition

    • Create new tools to support complex, loosely-coupled teamwork
    • Key AI Techniques: teamwork modeling, optimization

    • Control traffic signal to react to traffic conditions in real time
    • Key AI Techniques: constraint-based reasoning and optimization

    • Using Social Networks to Spread Health Based Information
    • Key AI Techniques: sequential decision making, stochastic optimization