MIL - The University of Tennessee
the university of tennessee machine intelligence lab
  
Chris Niedzwiedz, M.S. (SW engineer, Cisco Systems)
  
Science and Engineering Facility Room 204
1414 Circle Drive
University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN 37996-2100
865.405.8475


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Research Reinforcement Learning and Approximate Dynamic Programming 
  
  Reinforcement Learning and Approximate Dynamic Programming
  I've investigated vision-based reinforcement learning schemes for real-time maneuvering tasks. I used the Sony AIBO platforms with remote online decision-making.
  
Selected Publications
  
[1]     I. Elhanany, C. Niedzwiedz, Z. Liu, S. Livingston, "A Consolidated Actor-Critic Model for Partially-Observable Markov Decision Processes," IET Electronics Letters, October, 2008 [pdf]
[2]     C. Niedzwiedz, I. Elhanany, Z. Liu, S. Livingston, "A Consolidated Actor-Critic Model with Function Approximation for High-Dimensional POMDPs," AAAI 2008 workshop for Advancement in POMDP Solvers (part of the AAAI 2008 Conference), Chicago, July, 2008 [pdf]
[3]     C. Niedzwiedz, Z. Liu, I. Elhanany, S. Livingston, "A Consolidated Actor-Critic Model for Temporal Difference Learning with Function Approximation and Application to POMDPs," 3rd Northeast Student Colloquium on Artificial Intelligence, May, 2008 [pdf]