Nicolas Maudet

LIP6
Univ. Pierre et Marie Curie
75252 Paris Cedex 05
+33.(0)1.44.27.88.55
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I am a Professor in Computer Science at Univ. Pierre et Marie Curie (aka Paris-6), and a member of the SMA team, as part of the DESIR department of LIP6. Before that, I was an Assistant Professor (Lecturer, MCF) in Computer Science at Univ. Paris-Dauphine, LAMSADE Lab; and even before that I spent a year as a postdoctoral Research Fellow at Imperial College and City University. I hold a PhD from Univ. Paul Sabatier (Toulouse) and an habilitation from Univ. Paris-Dauphine.

[Research topics] :: My main research interests are artificial intelligence and multiagent systems, and concern various aspects of collective (and often distributed) decision making. More precisely, the topics I currently investigate include: computational social choice (in particular distributed mechanisms for resource allocation); argumentation-based reasoning and interaction; explanation in the context of decision-aiding; agent communication languages, interaction protocols; and I keep a vivid interest in the semantics and pragmatics of human dialogue.
I am currently involved in the following projects:

  • ANR-funded project on Advanced Multilateral Argumentation for DEliberation (AMANDE, start: December 2013);
  • COST action on "Computational Social Choice" (COMSOC)
I am an Associate Editor of the Journal of Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (JAAMAS), an Editorial Board member of the Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research (JAIR), and a member of the European Association for Multi-Agent Systems (EURAMAS) board.

[News and Current Events] :: Thirteenth International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS-2014) | Sortie du Panorama de l'Intelligence Artificielle , coordonné par P. Marquis, O. Papini, et H. Prade. | 02/10/14: Journée pour la Promotion et de le Développement de l'IA de l'AFIA.

[Le master qu'il vous faut] :: Co-responsable avec Nicolas Bredeche de la spécialité de Master (ANDROIDE) (AgeNts Distribues, Robotique, Recherche Opérationnelle, Interaction, DEcision).

[Teaching Notes, Documents de Cours] :: M2-SMA (docs). The lecture notes of my course on Negotiation at ACAI-EASSS are now available here.