Dana S. Nau

I do research in artificial intelligence, especially automated planning and game theory.


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Dana Nau

A brief bio

Dana Nau is a Professor at the University of Maryland, in the Department of Computer Science and the Institute for Systems Research. He received a B.S. in Applied Mathematics from Missouri S&T (then University of Missouri–Rolla) in 1974, and a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Duke University in 1979. He does Artificial Intelligence research, especially in the areas of automated planning and game theory.

Dr. Nau is both an ACM Fellow and an AAAI Fellow. Some of his best-known accomplishments include—

For some additional biographical information, see this illustrated presentation.

How to contact me

 Mail:  Professor Dana S. Nau
University of Maryland
Dept. of Computer Science   
A. V. Williams Building
College Park, MD 20742
Phone: 301-405-2684
Fax: 301-405-6707
Web: http://www.cs.umd.edu/~nau
Email: nau&cs.umd.edu (replace ‘&’ with ‘@’)