Sciweavers

Share
24 search results - page 5 / 5
» A Fast Analytical Algorithm for Solving Markov Decision Proc...
Sort
View
ICML
2003
IEEE
9 years 9 months ago
Planning in the Presence of Cost Functions Controlled by an Adversary
We investigate methods for planning in a Markov Decision Process where the cost function is chosen by an adversary after we fix our policy. As a running example, we consider a rob...
H. Brendan McMahan, Geoffrey J. Gordon, Avrim Blum
QUESTA
2010
112views more  QUESTA 2010»
8 years 6 months ago
Admission control for a multi-server queue with abandonment
In a M/M/N+M queue, when there are many customers waiting, it may be preferable to reject a new arrival rather than risk that arrival later abandoning without receiving service. O...
Yasar Levent Koçaga, Amy R. Ward
NIPS
2004
8 years 9 months ago
Hierarchical Eigensolver for Transition Matrices in Spectral Methods
We show how to build hierarchical, reduced-rank representation for large stochastic matrices and use this representation to design an efficient algorithm for computing the largest...
Chakra Chennubhotla, Allan D. Jepson
ICDCS
2010
IEEE
9 years 6 days ago
Stochastic Steepest-Descent Optimization of Multiple-Objective Mobile Sensor Coverage
—We propose a steepest descent method to compute optimal control parameters for balancing between multiple performance objectives in stateless stochastic scheduling, wherein the ...
Chris Y. T. Ma, David K. Y. Yau, Nung Kwan Yip, Na...
books