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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Computer Science H-index 76 Citations 37,304 213 World Ranking 554 National Ranking 338

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Awards & Achievements

2018 - ACM Fellow For contributions to the design and analysis of sequential decision making algorithms in artificial intelligence

2010 - Fellow of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) For significant contributions to the fields of reinforcement learning, decision making under uncertainty, and statistical language applications.

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Machine learning
  • Statistics

Michael L. Littman spends much of his time researching Artificial intelligence, Markov decision process, Reinforcement learning, Mathematical optimization and Partially observable Markov decision process. The various areas that Michael L. Littman examines in his Artificial intelligence study include Machine learning, Markov chain and Natural language processing. His Markov decision process study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Algorithm, State and Polynomial number.

His biological study deals with issues like Representation, which deal with fields such as Factor. The Bellman equation research Michael L. Littman does as part of his general Mathematical optimization study is frequently linked to other disciplines of science, such as Basis, therefore creating a link between diverse domains of science. Robot and Scale is closely connected to Contrast in his research, which is encompassed under the umbrella topic of Partially observable Markov decision process.

His most cited work include:

  • Reinforcement learning: a survey (5581 citations)
  • Planning and Acting in Partially Observable Stochastic Domains (3077 citations)
  • Markov games as a framework for multi-agent reinforcement learning (1681 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of investigation include Artificial intelligence, Reinforcement learning, Markov decision process, Mathematical optimization and Machine learning. His research integrates issues of Domain and Natural language processing in his study of Artificial intelligence. His Reinforcement learning research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Algorithm, State and Bellman equation.

His work carried out in the field of Markov decision process brings together such families of science as Q-learning and Markov chain. His research on Mathematical optimization often connects related topics like Set. His Probabilistic logic research includes elements of Theoretical computer science, Boolean satisfiability problem and Complexity class.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Artificial intelligence (50.00%)
  • Reinforcement learning (34.24%)
  • Markov decision process (21.21%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2017-2021)?

  • Reinforcement learning (34.24%)
  • Artificial intelligence (50.00%)
  • Machine learning (16.06%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Michael L. Littman focuses on Reinforcement learning, Artificial intelligence, Machine learning, State and Representation. His research in Reinforcement learning intersects with topics in Artificial neural network, State space, Task and Bellman equation. His Artificial intelligence study frequently draws connections between related disciplines such as Process.

His study in Machine learning is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Variety, Outcome and Visualization. His Representation study incorporates themes from Linear temporal logic, Robot, Key and Set. As part of the same scientific family, Michael L. Littman usually focuses on Markov decision process, concentrating on Subspace topology and intersecting with Theoretical computer science.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • State Abstractions for Lifelong Reinforcement Learning (36 citations)
  • Lipschitz Continuity in Model-based Reinforcement Learning (22 citations)
  • Theory of Minds: Understanding Behavior in Groups Through Inverse Planning (21 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Machine learning
  • Statistics

His main research concerns Reinforcement learning, Artificial intelligence, Context, Human–computer interaction and Bellman equation. His Reinforcement learning study combines topics in areas such as Intelligent agent, Theoretical computer science and Mathematics education. His research in the fields of Representation and Q-learning overlaps with other disciplines such as Generative model.

His Context research incorporates elements of Domain, Salient, Quality and Task analysis. His Human–computer interaction research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Control flow, Debugging, Programming paradigm and Curriculum. His work deals with themes such as Wasserstein metric, Applied mathematics and Constant, which intersect with Bellman equation.

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Top Publications

Reinforcement learning: a survey

Leslie Pack Kaelbling;Michael L. Littman;Andrew W. Moore.
Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research (1996)

8544 Citations

Planning and Acting in Partially Observable Stochastic Domains

Leslie Pack Kaelbling;Michael L. Littman;Anthony R. Cassandra.
Artificial Intelligence (1998)

4355 Citations

Markov games as a framework for multi-agent reinforcement learning

Michael L. Littman.
international conference on machine learning (1994)

2705 Citations

Measuring praise and criticism: Inference of semantic orientation from association

Peter D. Turney;Michael L. Littman.
ACM Transactions on Information Systems (2003)

2130 Citations

Activity recognition from accelerometer data

Nishkam Ravi;Nikhil Dandekar;Preetham Mysore;Michael L. Littman.
innovative applications of artificial intelligence (2005)

1990 Citations

Packet Routing in Dynamically Changing Networks: A Reinforcement Learning Approach

Justin A. Boyan;Michael L. Littman.
neural information processing systems (1993)

961 Citations

Acting Optimally in Partially Observable Stochastic Domains

Anthony R. Cassandra;Leslie Pack Kaelbling;Michael L. Littman.
national conference on artificial intelligence (1994)

865 Citations

Learning policies for partially observable environments: scaling up

Michael L. Littman;Anthony R. Cassandra;Leslie Pack Kaelbling.
international conference on machine learning (1997)

821 Citations

Convergence Results for Single-Step On-PolicyReinforcement-Learning Algorithms

Satinder Singh;Tommi Jaakkola;Michael L. Littman;Csaba Szepesvári.
Machine Learning (2000)

788 Citations

Graphical models for game theory

Michael J. Kearns;Michael L. Littman;Satinder P. Singh.
uncertainty in artificial intelligence (2001)

611 Citations

Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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