Maria Gini

Morse-Alumni Distinguished Teaching Professor of Computer Science
College of Science and Engineering Distinguished Professor
Member of the Academy of Distinguished Teachers, University of Minnesota, 1998-.
Winner of the Inaugural Distinguished Women Scholars Award, University of Minnesota, 2001.
AAAI Fellow
ACM Distinguished Scientist

Areas of interest: Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Intelligent Agents.

Mailing Address: 4-192 Keller Hall, 200 Union St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455
Email: gini at cs dot umn dot edu
Office: Keller Hall 4-225 C phone: (612) 625-5582, fax: (612) 625-0572

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List of Publications

Not yet complete...

Current Projects

Distributed Robotics MAGNET: Intelligent Agents for Electronic Commerce
MinDART (Minnesota Distributed Autonomous Robotics Team) TAC-SCM: Autonomous Agents for Supply-Chain Management
MinERS: Minnesota Emergency Response Squad Learning Robot Programming through Playing Computer Games

Past Projects

Robot Motion Planning Planning with Missing Information
Robot Learning Logical Sensors/Actuators
Navigation with Moving Obstacles Agents for the Web
Extending the Next Generation Robot Laboratory to Increase Diversity
in Undergraduate CS Programs
Poker group
OUTOBOX: Machine Learning Reading Group Medlang: Medical Language Study Group

Current Activities

Organizer of the Summer Computing Academy for female high-school students. June 13 to June 24, 2016 at the University of Minnesota.
Organizer of CRA-W/CDC Broadening Participation in AI at IJCAI 2016 in New York City. Watch for info and applications.
Member of the Board of the Computer Research Association's Committee on the Status of Women in Computing Research (CRA-W), 2007-.
Co-Director of DREU: Distributed Research Experiences for Undergraduates.
Member of the Board of Directors, International Foundation on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (IFAAMAS), 2006-2012, 2014-2020. President of IFAAMAS 2015-2017.
Editor in Chief, Robotics and Autonomous Systems , 2016-.; Associate Editor 2011-2016.
Editorial Board, Artificial Intelligence, 2013-.
Associate Editor, Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems, 2007-.
Editorial Board, Integrated Computer-Aided Engineering, 1997-.
Editorial Board, Web Intelligence and Agent Systems (WIAS), 2005-2015.
Associate Editor for the IEEE RAS Conference Editorial Board, 2006-

Recent Past Activities


Spring 2016

CSci 2041 - Advanced Programming Principles

Past Courses:

AI Programming Information

Myro for ECEPS students

Look at for the reference manual on Myro.

Visit this page for examples of programs written for myro.

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