Mason Wright

Machine Behaviour

I Rahwan, M Cebrian, N Obradovich, J Bongard, 18 others, and MP Wellman Nature, 568:477–486, 2019. Abstract Machines powered by artificial intelligence increasingly mediate our social, cultural, economic and political interactions. Understanding…
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Incentivizing Collaboration in a Competition

A Sinha and MP Wellman Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS), pages 556–564, May 2019. Abstract Research and design competitions aim to promote innovation or creative production,…
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Xintong Wang defends thesis proposal

(belated announcement) On 20 December 2018, Xintong Wang presented and successfully defended her thesis proposal: "Studies on the Computational Modeling and Design of Financial Markets". The dissertation committee comprises: Michael…
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Deception in Finitely Repeated Security Games

TH Nguyen, Y Wang, A Sinha, and MP Wellman 33rd AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Jan/Feb 2019. Abstract Allocating resources to defend targets from attack is often complicated by uncertainty about the attacker’s capabilities,…
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Mason Wright defends thesis

Congratulations to Mason Wright, on a successful thesis defense. And a special thanks to Mason's thesis committee members: Grant Schoenebeck Demos Teneketzis Jenna Wiens
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A Learning and Masking Approach to Secure Learning

L Nguyen, S Wang, and A Sinha Ninth Conference on Decision and Game Theory for Security, October 2018. Abstract Deep Neural Networks (DNNs) have been shown to be vulnerable against adversarial examples, which are data points cleverly constructed…
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Stackelberg Security Games: Looking Beyond a Decade of Success

A Sinha, F Fang, B An, C Kiekintveld, and M Tambe 27th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, July 2018. Abstract The Stackelberg Security Game (SSG) model has been immensely influential in security research since it…
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Bounding regret in empirical games

S Jecmen, A Sinha, Z Li, L Tran-Thanh 34th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 2020. Abstract Empirical game-theoretic analysis refers to a set of models and techniques for solving large-scale games. However, there is a lack…
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A Cloaking Mechanism to Mitigate Market Manipulation

X Wang, Y Vorobeychik, and MP Wellman 27th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, pages 541–547, July 2018. Abstract We propose a cloaking mechanism to deter spoofing, a form of manipulation in financial markets. The…
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Incentivizing rider time-shift in a multi-leg public transportation system

M Shearer and MP Wellman 10th International Workshop on Agents in Traffic and Transportation, July 2018. Abstract We develop an incentive scheme for a hub-to-shuttle campus transit system, encouraging riders to shift travel times to improve…