Bharat Ranjan Kavuluri

PhD Scholar, AIDB Lab, Dept of CS&E,

IIT Madras,
Chennai - 600 036,
Tamil Nadu,


Short Bio:
B.Tech from Bapatla Engineering College, Bapatla, A.P

MS in Computer Science and Engineering (Specialisation- AI Planning) from IIT Madras.

Currently Ph.D Scholar in Dept. of CS&E, IIT Madras.

Advisor: Dr. Deepak Khemani

Areas of Interest:
    * AI Planning
    * Machine Learning (applied to AI Planning)
    * Agents
    * Memory based reasoning
    * Datamining
    * Ontologies
    * Semi-structured Data and Databases

Selected Publications:

·         Bharat Ranjan Kavuluri, Naresh Babu Saladi, Deepak Khemani: "Planning for PDDL3 - An OCSP Based Approach". In the proceedings of ICAPS 2006,Cumbria,UK.

·         Bharat Ranjan Kavuluri, Deepak Khemani: "Timed Initial Literals in Temporal Planning". In Proceedings of 5th International Conference on Knowledge Based Computer Science (KBCS), Hyderabad, India, December 2004.

·         Bharat Ranjan Kavuluri and Senthil U Tilsapa – “Timed Initial Literals Using SAPA”. In the International Planning Competition Booklet, Proceedings of ICAPS 2004.

·         Bharat Ranjan Kavuluri, U Senthil, Deepak Khemani, P Sreenivasa Kumar: "A Study for an autonomous Agent for
 Leo Satellite Operations
". In Proceedings of 1st National Conference on Software Agents and Embedded Systems, Coimbatore, India, 2003.


·         TilSAPA source code. A version of TilSAPA that competed in IPC 2004. Big delay in posting, sorry for the lack of documentation.


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