The University of Southampton

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Research topics include Artificial Intelligence, Intelligent Agents, Robotics, Game Theory, Crowdsourcing, and much more!


A vibrant research group with academics, researchers, and students from over 10 countries, with backgrounds in Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, and Economics.


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Publications archive

Recent AIC publications

Reward function design in multi-agent reinforcement learning for traffic signal control - Behrad Koohy, Sebastian Stein, Enrico Gerding and Ghaithaa Manla
Type: Conference or Workshop Item | 2022
The impact of COVID-19 on managing product returns in retail - Danni Zhang, Regina Frei, Steffen Bayer, PK Senyo, Gary Wills, Enrico Gerding and Adrian Beck
Type: Conference or Workshop Item | 2022 | Item availability restricted.
Seq2Event: learning the language of soccer using transformer-based match event prediction - Ian Simpson, Ryan J Beal, Duncan Locke and Timothy Norman
Type: Conference or Workshop Item | 2022 | ACM
Non-markovian reward modelling from trajectory labels via interpretable multiple instance learning - Joseph Early, Tom Bewley, Christine Evers and Sarvapali Ramchurn
Type: Article | 2022
Detecting moments of shange and suicidal risks in longitudinal user texts using multi-task learning - Tayyaba Azim, Gyanendro Singh Loitongbam and Stuart Middleton
Type: Conference or Workshop Item | 2022