Select Publications

by Dr Malcolm Ross Kinsella Ryan

Book Chapters

Ryan MR, 2004, 'Hierarchical Decision Making', in Si J; Barto AG; Powell WB; Wunsch D (ed.), Handbook of Learning and Approximate Dynamic Programming, Wiley-IEEE Press, pp. 203 - 227

Ryan MR; Pendrith MD, 1998, 'RL-TOPs: An Architecture for Modularity and Re-Use in Reinforcement Learning', in Machine Learning, Proceedings of the Fifteenth International Conference, Morgan Kaufmann, San Francisco, Calinfornia, pp. 481 - 487

Journal articles

Ryan M; Costello B, 2012, ' My Friend Scarlet: Interactive Tragedy in The Path', Games and Culture: a journal of interactive media, vol. 7, no. 2, pp. 111 - 126, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1555412012440314

Ryan MR, 2008, 'Exploiting subgraph structure in multi-robot path planning', Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research, vol. 31, pp. 497 - 542

Conference Papers

Sarlej MK; Ryan MR, (eds.), 2013, 'Generating Stories with Morals', in ractive Storytelling : 6th International Conference, ICIDS 2013, pp. 217 - 222, presented at ICIDS 2013, Istanbul, Turkey, 6 - 9 November 2013

Stapleton A; Costello BM; Ryan MR, 2012, 'Threshold Concepts: Implications for Game Design', in SimTecT 2012: Simulation - Integrated Solutions, Simulation Australia Ltd, Australia, pp. 1 - 6, presented at SimTecT, Adelaide, Australia, 18 - 21 June 2012

Ryan MR, 2009, 'Illuminati: The Game of Conspiracy -- A Close Reading', in , presented at Australasian Conference on Interactive Entertainment 2009, Sydney, Australia, 1 December 2009

Ryan MR, 2008, 'Constraint-based multi-agent path planning', in Proceedings of the First International Conference on Advances in Natural Computation (ICNC 2005), Part III, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3612/2005, Springer, Berlin, Germany, presented at 21st Australasian Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Auckland, NZ, 1 - 5 December 2008

Ryan MR, 2007, 'Eleven programmers, seven artists and five kilograms of play-doh: games for teaching games design', in 2007 Australasian conference on interactive entertainment, presented at Australasian conference on interactive entertainment 2007, Melbourne, 3 - 5 December 2007

Ryan MR, 2007, 'Graph decomposition for multi-robot path planning', in 20th International joint conference on artificial intelligence, presented at 20th International joint conference on artificial intelligence, Hyderabad, India, 6 - 12 January 2007

Ryan MR; Hannah N; Lobb JM, 2007, 'The tale of Peter Rabbit: a case-study in story-sense reasoning', in 2007 Australasian conference on interactive entertainment, presented at Australasian conference on interactive entertainment 2007, Melbourne, 3 - 5 December 2007

Ryan MR, 2007, 'The Tale of Peter Rabbit: A Case-study in Story-sense Reasoning', in 2007 Australasian conference on interactive entertainment, presented at Australasian conference on interactive entertainment 2007, Melbourne, 3 - 5 December 2007

Ryan MR, 2006, 'Multi-robot path planning with subgraphs', in 2006 Australasian conference on robotics and automation, presented at Australasian conference on robotics and automation 2006, Auckland, New Zealand, 6 - 8 December 2006

Ryan MR, 2002, 'Using Abstract Models of Behaviours to Automatically Generate Reinforcement Learning Hierarchies', in Proceedings of The 19th International Conference on Machine Learning, Morgan Kaufmann, presented at 19th International Conference on Machine Learning, Sydney, Australia, 1 July 2002

Reid M; Ryan MR, 2000, 'Using ILP to Improve Planning in Hierarchical Reinforcement Learning', in Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Inductive Logic Programming, Springer, presented at 10th International Conference on Inductive Logic Programming, London, UK, 1 July 2000

Ryan MR; Reid M, 2000, 'Learning to Fly: An Application of Hierarchical Reinforcement Learning', in Proceedings of The 17th International Conference on Machine Learning, Morgan Kaufmann, San Francisco, CA, presented at International Conference on Machine Learning 2000, 1 June 2000

Ryan MR; Pendrtih MD, (ed.), 1998, 'The Robot with Seven Brains: Modularity and Re-Use in Reinforcement Learning', in Conference on Automated Learning and Discovery, pp. ? - ?, presented at Conference on Automated Learning and Discovery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 11 - 13 June 1998

Pendrith MD; Ryan MR, (ed.), 1997, 'Estimator Variance in Reinforcement Learning: Theoretical Problems and Practical Solutions', in On-line search AAAI workshop, pp. 81 - 88, presented at On-line search AAAI workshop, Providence, Rhode Island, USA, 29 July 1997

Pendrith MD; Ryan MR, 1996, 'Actual returns versus temporal differences: Some theoretical and experimental results', in International Conference on Machine Learning - Workshop on Learning in Context s, presented at International Conference on Machine Learning 1996, Bari, Italy, 1 July 1996

Pendrith MD; Ryan MR, 1996, 'Reinforcement learning for real-world control applications', in Advances in Artificial Intelligence, presented at Advances in Artificial Intelligence, Toronto Canada, 21 - 24 May 1996

Pendrith MD; Ryan MR; Hoffman AG, 1996, 'Reinforcement learning for cybernetic control', in European Meeting on Cybernetics and Systems Research, presented at European Meeting on Cybernetics and Systems Research, Vienna, Austria, 9 - 12 April 1996

Conference Posters

Sarlej M; Ryan MR, 2011, 'A Discrete Event Calculus Implementation of the OCC Theory of Emotion', in Intelligent Narrative Technologies IV, AAAI Press, Menlo Park, California, pp. 57 - 64, presented at The 4th Workshop on Intelligent Narrative Technologies, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, 10 - 11 October 2011, http://aaai.org/ocs/index.php/AIIDE/AIIDE11WS/paper/view/4098

Theses / Dissertations

Ryan MR, 2004, Hierarchical reinforcement learning: a hybrid approach psu.edu, PhD Thesis, http://www.cse.unsw.edu.au/~malcolmr/papers/thesis.pdf.gz


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