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Dana S Nau

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Nationality  United States

Name  Dana Nau
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Institutions  University of Maryland, College Park
Alma mater  Duke University - Ph.D., 1979 University of Missouri-Rolla - B.S., 1974
Known for  automated planning and scheduling, HTN planning, game tree pathology
Books  Automated Planning: Theory & Practice
Education  Duke University, Missouri University of Science and Technology
Fields  Computer Science, Artificial intelligence, Automated planning and scheduling, Game theory

Deliberately Planning and Acting for Angry Birds with Refinement Methods (2015)

Dana S. Nau is a Professor of Computer Science and Systems Research at the University of Maryland Department of Computer Science in College Park, where he has done research in automated planning and scheduling, game theory, cognitive science, and computer-aided engineering. He has many PHD students, including Qiang Yang who graduated in 1989. He has more than 300 publications and several best-paper awards. Some of his accomplishments include the discovery of game tree pathology, the development of the SHOP and SHOP2 HTN planning systems, and the book Automated Planning: Theory and Practice (ISBN 1-55860-856-7). He is a Fellow of the AAAI.



  • 1996 – Fellow, AAAI
  • 2013 – Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery
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