Shivaram Kalyanakrishnan is a scientist at Yahoo! Labs Bangalore. His primary research interests lie in the fields of artificial intelligence and machine learning, spanning areas such as reinforcement learning, agents and multiagent systems, humanoid robotics, multi-armed bandits, and on-line advertising. He obtained his Ph.D. in Computer Science from The University of Texas at Austin (2011), and his B.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Madras (2004). He has extensively used robot soccer as a test domain for his research, and has actively contributed to initiatives such as RoboCup and the Reinforcement Learning competitions.
Dr. Steven Skiena uses computational social science to rank historical figures in his presentation of a "Quantitative Analysis of Historical Fame."
Yahoo and Carnegie Mellon University's joint $10 million, five-year Project InMind announces new 2015 research projects and Yahoo Fellows.
Yahoo Labs is proud to be a bronze sponsor of the 24th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2015).
Yahoo Labs is proud to be a silver sponsor of the 37th annual European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR).