
LESS is More: Rethinking Probabilistic Models of Human Behavior
Robots need models of human behavior for both inferring human goals and ...
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Maximum Likelihood Constraint Inference for Inverse Reinforcement Learning
While most approaches to the problem of Inverse Reinforcement Learning (...
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Competitive Statistical Estimation with Strategic Data Sources
In recent years, data has played an increasingly important role in the e...
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Persistency of Excitation for Robustness of Neural Networks
When an online learning algorithm is used to estimate the unknown parame...
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CrossEntropy Loss and LowRank Features Have Responsibility for Adversarial Examples
Stateoftheart neural networks are vulnerable to adversarial examples;...
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PolicyGradient Algorithms Have No Guarantees of Convergence in Continuous Action and State MultiAgent Settings
We show by counterexample that policygradient algorithms have no guaran...
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Feedback Linearization for Unknown Systems via Reinforcement Learning
We present a novel approach to control design for nonlinear systems, whi...
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PragmaticPedagogic Value Alignment
For an autonomous system to provide value (e.g., to customers, designers...
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Towards Verified Artificial Intelligence
Verified artificial intelligence (AI) is the goal of designing AIbased ...
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Dissimilaritybased Sparse Subset Selection
Finding an informative subset of a large collection of data points or mo...
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Robust Subspace System Identification via Weighted Nuclear Norm Optimization
Subspace identification is a classical and very well studied problem in ...
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Compressive Shift Retrieval
The classical shift retrieval problem considers two signals in vector fo...
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Quadratic Basis Pursuit
In many compressive sensing problems today, the relationship between the...
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Sparse Illumination Learning and Transfer for SingleSample Face Recognition with Image Corruption and Misalignment
Singlesample face recognition is one of the most challenging problems i...
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On the Lagrangian Biduality of Sparsity Minimization Problems
Recent results in Compressive Sensing have shown that, under certain con...
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Fast L1Minimization Algorithms For Robust Face Recognition
L1minimization refers to finding the minimum L1norm solution to an und...
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People as Sensors: Imputing Maps from Human Actions
Despite growing attention in autonomy, there are still many open problem...
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Generating Plans that Predict Themselves
Collaboration requires coordination, and we coordinate by anticipating o...
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Step Size Matters in Deep Learning
Training a neural network with the gradient descent algorithm gives rise...
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Goal Inference Improves Objective and Perceived Performance in HumanRobot Collaboration
The study of humanrobot interaction is fundamental to the design and us...
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Modeling Supervisor Safe Sets for Improving Collaboration in HumanRobot Teams
When a human supervisor collaborates with a team of robots, their attent...
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On Finding Local Nash Equilibria (and Only Local Nash Equilibria) in ZeroSum Games
We propose a twotimescale algorithm for finding local Nash equilibria i...
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Hierarchical GameTheoretic Planning for Autonomous Vehicles
The actions of an autonomous vehicle on the road affect and are affected...
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S. Shankar Sastry
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Dean and Roy W. Carlson Professor of Engineering at University of California, Berkeley