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Before joining AIC as Full Professor, Stefan Edelkamp was leading the planning group at King's College London. During his research career he was working at the Institute for Artificial Intelligence, Faculty of Computer Science and Mathematics of the University of Bremen, and at the University of Applied Science in Darmstadt. He earned his Ph.D. from Freiburg University and led a junior research group at Technical University of Dortmund. His scientific interest is Algorithmic Intelligence, and includes areas such as Heuristic Search, Action Planning, Game Playing, Machine Learning, Motion Planning, 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.
Other Scientific Activities
- Member of the Editorial Board of Artificial Intelligence - An International Journal
- Former Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Artificial Intelligence
- Speaker of German Interest Group in Planning, Scheduling, Configuration and Design
- Project Evaluations for: Swiss National Science Foundation, Netherland's Organisation for Scientific Research, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, Icelandic Research Funds, Israel Science Fondation, Irish Research Council, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, etc.
Interview with our director and co-founder about our research values, working environment, partnership opportunities, and the biggest AI challenges of the future.
Out of 1 400 thesis submitted to the IT SPY competition this year, the one by our student Šimon Mandlík won the best thesis of 2020!