Prof. Dr. Stefan Edelkamp


Tel: –49 -15122630923
Fax: –49 -421 218 64047
Mail: edelkamp(at)cs[dot]uni-bremen[dot]de


Stefan Edelkamp is going to be full professor at King's College London, heading the planning group. Currently, he is professor in the Institute for Artificial Intelligence at the Faculty of Computer Science and Mathematics of the University of Bremen. He earned his Ph.D. from Freiburg University and has lead a junior research group at Technical University of Dortmund. His scientific interests are centered around Algorithmic Intelligence and include such areas as Heuristic Search, Action Planning, Game Playing, Machine Learning, Multi-Agent Simulation, Model Checking, External-Memory Algorithms, Parallel and Distributed Computing, Algorithm Engineering, Computational Biology, Decision Diagrams, Priority Queues, Navigation Systems, Network Security, and Intrusion Detection. Stefan Edelkamp has organized successful Workshops (e.g., MOCHART-06, SPIN-07), Conferences (e.g., KI-11, ICAPS-11) as well as Dagstuhl-Seminars (e.g., on Directed Model Checking and on Graph Search Engineering) and won several Performance Awards at International Planning Competitions. Together with Stefan Schroedl he is a co-author of the book “Heuristic Search - Theory and Applications” that has been recently published by Morgan Kaufmann / Elsevier Science.

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