2018


J3
Piloting the Use of Artificial Intelligence to Enhance HIV Prevention Interventions for Youth Experiencing Homelessness.
By Eric Rice, Robin Petering, Amanda Yoshioka-Maxwell, Jaih Craddock, Darlene Woo, Nicole Wilson, Laura Onasch-Vera, Bryan Wilder, Amulya Yadav and Milind Tambe.
In Journal of the Society for Social Work and Research (forthcoming)
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C14
Bridging the Gap Between Theory and Practice in Influence Maximization: Raising Awareness about HIV among Homeless Youth.
By Amulya Yadav, Bryan Wilder, Eric Rice, Robin Petering, Jaih Craddock, Amanda Yoshioka-Maxwell, Mary Hemler, Laura Onasch-Vera, Milind Tambe and Darlene Woo.
In IJCAI-18: Proc. 27th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (Best Paper Track), pp. 5399-5403, 2018.
[PDF]

C13
Please be an influencer? Contingency Aware Influence Maximization.
By Amulya Yadav, Ritesh Noothigattu, Eric Rice, Laura Onasch-Vera, Leandro Marcolino and Milind Tambe.
In AAMAS-18: Proc. 17th Intl. Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, pp. 1423-1432, 2018.
[PDF]

C12
Activating the Breakfast Club: Modeling Influence Spread in Natural World Social Networks.
By Lily Hu, Bryan Wilder, Amulya Yadav, Eric Rice and Milind Tambe.
In AAMAS-18: Proc. 17th Intl. Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, pp. 1631-1640, 2018.
[AAMAS Version | Arxiv Version]

T2
Artificial Intelligence for Low-Resource Communities: Influence Maximization in an Uncertain World.
By Amulya Yadav.
Ph.D. Thesis, University of Southern California, 2018.
Ph.D. Thesis Committee: Prof. Milind Tambe (Ph.D. advisor, USC), Prof. Kristina Lerman (USC), Prof. Aram Galstyan (USC), Prof. Eric Rice (USC), Prof. Dana Goldman (USC).
[Thesis]

2017


V1
HEALER: Using AI to Raise HIV Awareness among Homeless Youth.
By Amulya Yadav, Eric Rice, Robin Petering, Jaih Craddock, Bryan Wilder and Milind Tambe.
In AAAI-17 Video Competition: Proc. 11th AAAI Video Competition, AAAI 2017
[Youtube Video Link]

W4
Explanation Systems for Influence Maximization Algorithms.
By Amulya Yadav, Aida Rahmattalabi, Ece Kamar, Phebe Vayanos, Milind Tambe and Venil Loyd Noronha.
In SocInf-17: Proc. 3rd Intl. Workshop on Social Influence Analysis, 2017.
[PDF]

C11
Uncharted but not Uninfluenced: Influence Maximization with an Uncertain Network.
By Bryan Wilder, Amulya Yadav, Nicole Immorlica, Eric Rice and Milind Tambe.
In AAMAS-17: Proc. 16th Intl. Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, pp. 1305-1313, 2017.
[PDF]

C10
Influence Maximization in the Field: The Arduous Journey From Emerging to Deployed Application.
By Amulya Yadav, Bryan Wilder, Eric Rice, Robin Petering, Jaih Craddock, Amanda Yoshioka-Maxwell, Mary Hemler, Laura Onasch-Vera, Milind Tambe, Darlene Woo.
In AAMAS-17: Proc. 16th Intl. Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, pp. 150-158, 2017.

Best Paper Nomination at AAMAS-17
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C9
Maximizing Awareness about HIV in Social Networks of Homeless Youth with Limited Information.
By Amulya Yadav, Hau Chan, Albert Jiang, Haifeng Xu, Eric Rice, Milind Tambe.
In IJCAI-17: Proc. 26th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (Best Paper Track), pp. 4959-4963, 2017.
[PDF]

W3
Robust, Dynamic Influence Maximization.
By Bryan Wilder, Amulya Yadav, Nicole Immorlica, Eric Rice, Milind Tambe.
In OptMAS-17: Proc. 8th Intl. Workshop on Optimization in Multiagent Systems, 2017.
[PDF]

J2
Using Social Networks to Raise HIV Awareness Among Homeless Youth.
By Amulya Yadav, Hau Chan, Albert Jiang, Haifeng Xu, Eric Rice and Milind Tambe.
In IBM Journal of Research and Development: Volume 61, Issue 6(4), pp. 1-10, 2017.
[PDF]

2016


T1
Influence Maximization for Social Good: Use of Social Networks in Low Resource Communities
By Amulya Yadav.
Ph.D. Thesis Proposal, University of Southern California, 2018.
Ph.D. Thesis Committee: Prof. Milind Tambe (Ph.D. advisor, USC), Prof. Kristina Lerman (USC), Prof. Aram Galstyan (USC), Prof. Eric Rice (USC), Prof. Dana Goldman (USC).
[Proposal]

W2
POMDPs for Assisting Homeless Shelters: Computational and Deployment Challenges.
By Amulya Yadav, Hau Chan, Albert Xin Jiang, Eric Rice, Ece Kamar, Barbara Grosz and Milind Tambe.
In IDEAS-16: Proc. 2nd Intl. Workshop on Issues with Deployment of Emerging Agent-based Systems, 2016.

Most Visionary Paper Award at IDEAS-16
[IDEAS-16 Version | LNCS Special Issue Version]


M1
PSINET: Assisting HIV Prevention Amongst Homeless Youth by Planning Ahead.
By Amulya Yadav, Leandro Marcolino, Eric Rice, Robin Petering, Hailey Winetrobe, Harmony Rhoades, Milind Tambe and Heather Carmichael.
In AI Magazine: 37(2), pp. 47-62, July 2016
[AI Magazine Article]

C8
Simultaneous Influencing and Mapping Social Networks.
By Leandro Marcolino, Aravind S. Lakshminarayanan, Amulya Yadav and Milind Tambe.
In AAMAS-16: Proc. 15th Intl. Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, pp. 1439-1440, 2016. (Short paper)
[AAMAS Version | HIAI Workshop Version ]

C7
Using Social Networks to Aid Homeless Shelters: Dynamic Influence Maximization under Uncertainty.
By Amulya Yadav, Hau Chan, Albert Jiang, Haifeng Xu, Eric Rice and Milind Tambe.
In AAMAS-16: Proc. 15th Intl. Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, pp. 740-748, 2016.

Best Student Paper Award at AAMAS-16
[PDF]


C6
Protecting the NECTAR of the Ganga River through Game-Theoretic Factory Inspections.
By Benjamin Ford, Matthew Brown, Amulya Yadav, Amandeep Singh, Arunesh Sinha, Biplav Srivastava, Christopher Kiekintveld and Milind Tambe.
In PAAMS-16: Proc. 14th International Conference on Practical Applications of Agents and Multi-Agent Systems, pp. 97-108, 2016.
[PDF]

D1
HEALER: POMDP Planning for Scheduling Interventions among Homeless Youth.
By Amulya Yadav, Ece Kamar, Barbara Grosz and Milind Tambe.
In AAMAS-16: Proc. 15th Intl. Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, pp. 1504-1506, 2016.
[PDF]

2015


J1
An Extended Study on Addressing Defender Teamwork while accounting for Uncertainty in Attacker Defender Games using Iterative Dec-MDPs.
By Eric Shieh, Albert Xin Jiang, Amulya Yadav, Pradeep Varakantham and Milind Tambe.
In Multiagent and Grid Systems, Volume 11, Issue 4, pp. 189-226, 2015.
[MAGS version]

C5
Making the most of Our Regrets: Regret-based Solutions to Handle Payoff Uncertainty and Elicitation in Green Security Games.
By Thanh H. Nguyen, Francesco M. Delle Fave, Debarun Kar, Aravind S. Lakshminarayanan, Amulya Yadav, Milind Tambe, Noa Agmon, Andrew J. Plumptre, Margaret Driciru, Fred Wanyama and Aggrey Rwetsiba.
In GameSec-15: Proc. 6th Conference on Decision and Game Theory for Security, pp. 170-191, 2015.
[PDF]

C4
Preventing HIV Spread in Homeless Populations using PSINET.
By Amulya Yadav, Leandro Marcolino, Eric Rice, Robin Petering, Hailey Winetrobe, Harmony Rhoades, Milind Tambe and Heather Carmichael.
In IAAI-15: Proc. 27th AAAI Conference on Innovative Applications of Artificial Intelligence, pp. 4006-4011, 2015.
[IAAI Version | PlanSOpt-15 Workshop Version | AAAI-16 Spring Symposium Version ]

W1
Handling Payoff Uncertainty with Adversary Bounded Rationality in Green Security Domains.
By Amulya Yadav, Thanh Nguyen, Francesco Delle Fave, Milind Tambe, Noa Agmon, Manish Jain, Widodo Ramono and Timbul Batubara.
In AGT-15: Proc. 1st IJCAI Workshop on Algorithmic Game Theory, 2015.
[AGT-15 Version | BECIS-15 Workshop Version ]

2014


C3
Unleashing Dec-MDPs in Security Games: Enabling Effective Defender Teamwork.
By Eric Shieh, Albert Xin Jiang, Amulya Yadav, Pradeep Varakantham and Milind Tambe.
In ECAI-14: Proc. 21st European Conference on Artificial Intelligence, pp. 819-824, 2014.
[PDF]

C2
Regret-based Optimization and Preference Elicitation for Stackelberg Security Games with Uncertainty.
By Thanh Hong Nguyen, Amulya Yadav, Bo An, Milind Tambe and Craig Boutilier.
In AAAI-14: Proc. 28th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, pp. 756-762, 2014.
[PDF]

2012


C1
Genetic Algorithm Combined with Support Vector Machine for Building an Intrusion Detection System.
By Sriparna Saha, Ashok Singh Sairam, Amulya Yadav, and Asif Ekbal.
In ICACCI-12: Proc. 1st International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications & Informatics, pp. 566-572, 2012.
[PDF]