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SI REU Video

Video documenting the 2013 REU program run by the School of Information. Featuring SRG summer undergraduate researcher Chris Rockwell, and mentor Erik Brinkman.

Michigan AI Lab Mini-Symposium

A special symposium to present the latest research to come out of the Michigan AI Lab, and celebrate our research accomplishments. The program will comprise presentations by AI Lab grad students of research results presented at conferences over this academic year. All are welcome to attend.  So that we can get an accurate headcount for […]

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Ben-Alexander Cassell defends thesis proposal

PhD candidate Ben-Alexander Cassell successfully defended his thesis proposal on 7 January.  Ben’s thesis will be on “Scaling Empirical Game-Theoretic Analysis”. His thesis committee is: Michael Wellman (chair) John Laird Demosthenis Teneketzis Jeffrey MacKie-Mason (cognate) Congratulations, Ben.

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SRG PhD students pass preliminary exam

Two SRG PhD students recently passed their preliminary exams: the research-based component of the qualification process at Michigan. Elaine Wah, with her paper: Latency arbitrage, market fragmentation and efficiency: An agent-based model [revised version here] Travis Martin, with his paper: Characterizing strategic cascades on networks Congratulations to Elaine and Travis.