Publications

121 / 3,171 publications found.


  •  Wang, S., Sun, H., Kim, K.J., Guo, J., Nikovski, D.N., "Solving Bernoulli Bandit Problems for Weather-relative Overhead Distribution Line Failures Forecasting", IEEE PES GM, July 2021.
    BibTeX TR2021-087 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Wang2021jul2,
    • author = {Wang, Shengyi and Sun, Hongbo and Kim, Kyeong Jin and Guo, Jianlin and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Solving Bernoulli Bandit Problems for Weather-relative Overhead Distribution Line Failures Forecasting},
    • booktitle = {IEEE PES GM},
    • year = 2021,
    • month = jul,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2021-087}
    • }
  •  Dalla Libera, A., Amadio, F., Nikovski, D.N., Carli, R., Romeres, D., "Control of Mechanical Systems via Feedback Linearization Based on Black-Box Gaussian Process Models", European Control Conference (ECC), June 2021.
    BibTeX TR2021-068 PDF
    • @inproceedings{DallaLibera2021jun,
    • author = {Dalla Libera, Alberto and Amadio, Fabio and Nikovski, Daniel N. and Carli, Ruggero and Romeres, Diego},
    • title = {Control of Mechanical Systems via Feedback Linearization Based on Black-Box Gaussian Process Models},
    • booktitle = {European Control Conference (ECC)},
    • year = 2021,
    • month = jun,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2021-068}
    • }
  •  Dong, S., Jha, D., Romeres, D., Kim, S., Nikovski, D.N., Rodriguez, A., "Tactile-RL for Insertion: Generalization to Objects of Unknown Geometry", IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), May 2021.
    BibTeX TR2021-052 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Dong2021may,
    • author = {Dong, Siyuan and Jha, Devesh and Romeres, Diego and Kim, Sangwoon and Nikovski, Daniel N. and Rodriguez, Alberto},
    • title = {Tactile-RL for Insertion: Generalization to Objects of Unknown Geometry},
    • booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA)},
    • year = 2021,
    • month = may,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2021-052}
    • }
  •  Laftchiev, E., Romeres, D., Nikovski, D.N., "Dynamic Thermal Comfort Optimization for Groups", American Control Conference (ACC), DOI: 10.23919/​ACC50511.2021.9483191, May 2021.
    BibTeX TR2021-057 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Laftchiev2021may,
    • author = {Laftchiev, Emil and Romeres, Diego and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Dynamic Thermal Comfort Optimization for Groups},
    • booktitle = {American Control Conference (ACC)},
    • year = 2021,
    • month = may,
    • publisher = {IEEE},
    • doi = {10.23919/ACC50511.2021.9483191},
    • issn = {2378-5861},
    • isbn = {978-1-6654-4197-1},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2021-057}
    • }
  •  Ota, K., Jha, D., Romeres, D., van Baar, J., Smith, K., Semistsu, T., Oiki, T., Sullivan, A., Nikovski, D.N., Tenanbaum, J., "Data-Efficient Learning for Complex and Real-Time Physical Problem Solving using Augmented Simulation", IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, DOI: 10.1109/​LRA.2021.3068887, Vol. 6, No. 2, March 2021.
    BibTeX TR2021-032 PDF Video Software
    • @article{Ota2021mar,
    • author = {Ota, Kei and Jha, Devesh and Romeres, Diego and van Baar, Jeroen and Smith, Kevin and Semistsu, Takayuki and Oiki, Tomoaki and Sullivan, Alan and Nikovski, Daniel N. and Tenanbaum, Joshua},
    • title = {Data-Efficient Learning for Complex and Real-Time Physical Problem Solving using Augmented Simulation},
    • journal = {IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters},
    • year = 2021,
    • volume = 6,
    • number = 2,
    • month = mar,
    • doi = {10.1109/LRA.2021.3068887},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2021-032}
    • }
  •  Laftchiev, Emil, Romeres, Diego, Nikovski, Daniel N., "Personalizing Individual Comfort in the Group Setting", Tech. Rep. TR2021-011, Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, Cambridge, MA, March 2021.
    BibTeX TR2021-011 PDF
    • @techreport{MERL_TR2021-011,
    • author = {Laftchiev, Emil; Romeres, Diego; Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Personalizing Individual Comfort in the Group Setting},
    • institution = {MERL - Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories},
    • address = {Cambridge, MA 02139},
    • number = {TR2021-011},
    • month = mar,
    • year = 2021,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2021-011/}
    • }
  •  Romeres, D., Amadio, F., Dalla Libera, A., Antonello, R., Carli, R., Nikovski, D.N., "Model-Based Policy Search Using Monte Carlo Gradient Estimation with Real Systems Application", arXiv, February 2021.
    BibTeX arXiv
    • @article{Romeres2021feb,
    • author = {Romeres, Diego and Amadio, Fabio and Dalla Libera, Alberto and Antonello, Riccardo and Carli, Ruggero and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Model-Based Policy Search Using Monte Carlo Gradient Estimation with Real Systems Application},
    • journal = {arXiv},
    • year = 2021,
    • month = feb,
    • url = {https://arxiv.org/abs/2101.12115}
    • }
  •  Romeres, D., Amadio, F., Dalla Libera, A., Nikovski, D.N., Carli, R., "Model-based Policy Search for Partially Measurable Systems", Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS), December 2020.
    BibTeX TR2020-174 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Romeres2020dec2,
    • author = {Romeres, Diego and Amadio, Fabio and Dalla Libera, Alberto and Nikovski, Daniel N. and Carli, Ruggero},
    • title = {Model-based Policy Search for Partially Measurable Systems},
    • booktitle = {Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS)},
    • year = 2020,
    • month = dec,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-174}
    • }
  •  Laftchiev, E., Yan, Q., Nikovski, D.N., "The Missing Input Problem", IEEE Big Data, DOI: 10.1109/​BigData50022.2020.9378144, December 2020, pp. 1565-1573.
    BibTeX TR2020-172 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Laftchiev2020dec,
    • author = {Laftchiev, Emil and Yan, Qing and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {The Missing Input Problem},
    • booktitle = {IEEE Big Data},
    • year = 2020,
    • pages = {1565--1573},
    • month = dec,
    • publisher = {IEEE},
    • doi = {10.1109/BigData50022.2020.9378144},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-172}
    • }
  •  Xiao, D., Sun, H., Nikovski, D.N., Shoichi, K., Mori, K., Hashimoto, H., "CVaR-constrained Stochastic Bidding Strategy for a Virtual Power Plant with Mobile Energy Storages", IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Europe (ISGT-Europe), DOI: 10.1109/​ISGT-Europe47291.2020.9248799, November 2020, pp. 1171-1175.
    BibTeX TR2020-142 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Xiao2020nov,
    • author = {Xiao, Dongliang and Sun, Hongbo and Nikovski, Daniel N. and Shoichi, Kitamura and Mori, Kazuyuki and Hashimoto, Hiroyuki},
    • title = {CVaR-constrained Stochastic Bidding Strategy for a Virtual Power Plant with Mobile Energy Storages},
    • booktitle = {IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Europe (ISGT-Europe)},
    • year = 2020,
    • pages = {1171--1175},
    • month = nov,
    • doi = {10.1109/ISGT-Europe47291.2020.9248799},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-142}
    • }
  •  Sun, H., Shoichi, K., Nikovski, D.N., Mori, K., Hashimoto, H., "Illegitimate Trade Detection for Electricity Energy Markets", International Conference on Smart Grids and Energy Systems (SGES), DOI: doi: 10.110910.1109/​SGES51519.2020.00066, November 2020.
    BibTeX TR2020-147 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Sun2020nov,
    • author = {Sun, Hongbo and Shoichi, Kitamura and Nikovski, Daniel N. and Mori, Kazuyuki and Hashimoto, Hiroyuki},
    • title = {Illegitimate Trade Detection for Electricity Energy Markets},
    • booktitle = {International Conference on Smart Grids and Energy Systems (SGES)},
    • year = 2020,
    • month = nov,
    • doi = {doi: 10.110910.1109/SGES51519.2020.00066},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-147}
    • }
  •  Ota, K., Jha, D., Onishi, T., Kanezaki, A., Yoshiyasu, Y., Mariyama, T., Nikovski, D.N., "Deep Reactive Planning in Dynamic Environments", Conference on Robot Learning (CoRL), November 2020.
    BibTeX TR2020-144 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Ota2020nov2,
    • author = {Ota, Kei and Jha, Devesh and Onishi, Tadashi and Kanezaki, Asako and Yoshiyasu, Yusuke and Mariyama, Toshisada and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Deep Reactive Planning in Dynamic Environments},
    • booktitle = {Conference on Robot Learning (CoRL)},
    • year = 2020,
    • month = nov,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-144}
    • }
  •  Tsiligkaridis, A., Zhang, J., Taguchi, H., Nikovski, D.N., "Personalized Destination Prediction Using Transformers in a Contextless Data Setting", IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence (WCCI), DOI: 10.1109/​IJCNN48605.2020.9207514, July 2020.
    BibTeX TR2020-112 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Tsiligkaridis2020jul,
    • author = {Tsiligkaridis, Athanasios and Zhang, Jing and Taguchi, Hiroshi and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Personalized Destination Prediction Using Transformers in a Contextless Data Setting},
    • booktitle = {2020 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN)},
    • year = 2020,
    • month = jul,
    • doi = {10.1109/IJCNN48605.2020.9207514},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-112}
    • }
  •  Romeres, D., Liu, Y., Jha, D., Nikovski, D.N., "Understanding Multi-Modal Perception Using Behavioral Cloning for Peg-In-a-Hole Insertion Tasks", Robotics: Science and Systems, July 2020.
    BibTeX TR2020-110 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Romeres2020jul,
    • author = {Romeres, Diego and Liu, Yifang and Jha, Devesh and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Understanding Multi-Modal Perception Using Behavioral Cloning for Peg-In-a-Hole Insertion Tasks},
    • booktitle = {Robotics: Science and Systems},
    • year = 2020,
    • month = jul,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-110}
    • }
  •  Ota, K., Oiki, T., Jha, D., Mariyama, T., Nikovski, D.N., "Can Increasing Input Dimensionality Improve Deep Reinforcement Learning?", International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML), Daumé III , Hal and Singh, Aarti, Eds., June 2020, pp. 7424-7433.
    BibTeX TR2020-083 PDF Software
    • @inproceedings{Ota2020jun,
    • author = {Ota, Kei and Oiki, Tomoaki and Jha, Devesh and Mariyama, Toshisada and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Can Increasing Input Dimensionality Improve Deep Reinforcement Learning?},
    • booktitle = {International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML)},
    • year = 2020,
    • editor = {Daumé III , Hal and Singh, Aarti},
    • pages = {7424--7433},
    • month = jun,
    • publisher = {PMLR},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-083}
    • }
  •  Huang, T., Sun, H., Kim, K.J., Nikovski, D.N., Xie, L., "A Holistic Framework for Parameter Coordination of Interconnected Microgrids against Disasters", IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting (PES), DOI: 10.1109/​PESGM41954.2020.9281628, June 2020.
    BibTeX TR2020-082 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Huang2020jun,
    • author = {Huang, Tong and Sun, Hongbo and Kim, Kyeong Jin and Nikovski, Daniel N. and Xie, Le},
    • title = {A Holistic Framework for Parameter Coordination of Interconnected Microgrids against Disasters},
    • booktitle = {IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting (PES)},
    • year = 2020,
    • month = jun,
    • publisher = {IEEE},
    • doi = {10.1109/PESGM41954.2020.9281628},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-082}
    • }
  •  Jha, D., Kolaric, P., Raghunathan, A., Lewis, F., Benosman, M., Romeres, D., Nikovski, D.N., "Local Policy Optimization for Trajectory-Centric Reinforcement Learning", IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), Ayanna Howard, Eds., May 2020, pp. 5094-5100.
    BibTeX TR2020-062 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Jha2020may,
    • author = {Jha, Devesh and Kolaric, Patrik and Raghunathan, Arvind and Lewis, Frank and Benosman, Mouhacine and Romeres, Diego and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Local Policy Optimization for Trajectory-Centric Reinforcement Learning},
    • booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA)},
    • year = 2020,
    • editor = {Ayanna Howard},
    • pages = {5094--5100},
    • month = may,
    • publisher = {IEEE},
    • isbn = {978-1-7281-7395-5},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-062}
    • }
  •  Romeres, D., Dalla Libera, A., Jha, D., Yerazunis, W.S., Nikovski, D.N., "Model-Based Reinforcement Learning for Physical Systems Without Velocity and Acceleration Measurements", Robotics and Automation Letters, DOI: 10.1109/​LRA.2020.2977255, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 3548-3555, May 2020.
    BibTeX TR2020-063 PDF
    • @article{Romeres2020may,
    • author = {Romeres, Diego and Dalla Libera, Alberto and Jha, Devesh and Yerazunis, William S. and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Model-Based Reinforcement Learning for Physical Systems Without Velocity and Acceleration Measurements},
    • journal = {Robotics and Automation Letters},
    • year = 2020,
    • volume = 5,
    • number = 2,
    • pages = {3548--3555},
    • month = may,
    • doi = {10.1109/LRA.2020.2977255},
    • issn = {2377-3766},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-063}
    • }
  •  Romeres, D., Dalla Libera, A., Jha, D., Yerazunis, W.S., Nikovski, D.N., "Model-Based Reinforcement Learning for Physical Systems Without Velocity and Acceleration Measurements", arXiv, DOI: 10.1109/​LRA.2020.2977255, February 2020.
    BibTeX arXiv
    • @article{Romeres2020feb,
    • author = {Romeres, Diego and Dalla Libera, Alberto and Jha, Devesh and Yerazunis, William S. and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Model-Based Reinforcement Learning for Physical Systems Without Velocity and Acceleration Measurements},
    • journal = {arXiv},
    • year = 2020,
    • month = feb,
    • doi = {10.1109/LRA.2020.2977255},
    • issn = {2377-3766},
    • url = {https://arxiv.org/abs/2002.10621}
    • }
  •  Poudel, S., Sun, H., Nikovski, D.N., Zhang, J., "Distributed Average Consensus Algorithm for Damage Assessment of Power Distribution system", IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference (ISGT), DOI: 10.1109/​ISGT45199.2020.9087643, February 2020.
    BibTeX TR2020-013 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Poudel2020feb,
    • author = {Poudel, Shiva and Sun, Hongbo and Nikovski, Daniel N. and Zhang, Jinyun},
    • title = {Distributed Average Consensus Algorithm for Damage Assessment of Power Distribution system},
    • booktitle = {IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference (ISGT)},
    • year = 2020,
    • month = feb,
    • doi = {10.1109/ISGT45199.2020.9087643},
    • issn = {2472-8152},
    • isbn = {978-1-7281-3103-0},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-013}
    • }
  •  Xu, H., Sun, H., Nikovski, D.N., Kitamura, S., Mori, K., Hashimoto, H., "Deep Reinforcement Learning for Joint Bidding and Pricing of Load Serving Entity", IEEE Transactions on smart grids, DOI: 10.1109/​TSG.2019.2903756, Vol. 10, No. 6, pp. 6366-6375, January 2020.
    BibTeX TR2020-003 PDF
    • @article{Xu2020jan,
    • author = {Xu, Hanchen and Sun, Hongbo and Nikovski, Daniel N. and Kitamura, Shoichi and Mori, Kazuyuki and Hashimoto, Hiroyuki},
    • title = {Deep Reinforcement Learning for Joint Bidding and Pricing of Load Serving Entity},
    • journal = {IEEE Transactions on smart grids},
    • year = 2020,
    • volume = 10,
    • number = 6,
    • pages = {6366--6375},
    • month = jan,
    • doi = {10.1109/TSG.2019.2903756},
    • issn = {1949-3061},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-003}
    • }
  •  Jha, D., Kolaric, P., Romeres, D., Raghunathan, A., Benosman, M., Nikovski, D.N., "Robust Optimization for Trajectory-Centric Model-based Reinforcement Learning", NeurIPS Workshop on Safety and Robustness in Decision Making, December 2019.
    BibTeX TR2019-156 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Jha2019dec2,
    • author = {Jha, Devesh and Kolaric, Patrik and Romeres, Diego and Raghunathan, Arvind and Benosman, Mouhacine and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Robust Optimization for Trajectory-Centric Model-based Reinforcement Learning},
    • booktitle = {NeurIPS Workshop on Safety and Robustness in Decision Making},
    • year = 2019,
    • month = dec,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2019-156}
    • }
  •  Ota, K., Jha, D.K., Oiki, T., Miura, M., Nammoto, T., Nikovski, D., Mariyama, T., "Trajectory Optimization for Unknown Constrained Systems using Reinforcement Learning", IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), DOI: 10.1109/​IROS40897.2019.8968010, November 2019, pp. 3487-3494.
    BibTeX TR2019-129 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Ota2019nov,
    • author = {Ota, Kei and Jha, Devesh K. and Oiki, Tomohiro and Miura, Mamoru and Nammoto, Takashi and Nikovski, Daniel and Mariyama, Toshisada},
    • title = {Trajectory Optimization for Unknown Constrained Systems using Reinforcement Learning},
    • booktitle = {IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS)},
    • year = 2019,
    • pages = {3487--3494},
    • month = nov,
    • publisher = {IEEE},
    • doi = {10.1109/IROS40897.2019.8968010},
    • issn = {2153-0866},
    • isbn = {978-1-7281-4004-9},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2019-129}
    • }
  •  Imamura, M., Inoue, M., Terada, M., Nikovski, D.N., "Time Series Segmentation with Leg Analysis for Human Motion Analysis", International Workshop on Informatics, Mizuno, T., Eds., October 2019, pp. 163-168.
    BibTeX TR2019-150 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Imamura2019oct,
    • author = {Imamura, Makoto and Inoue, Mao and Terada, Masahiro and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Time Series Segmentation with Leg Analysis for Human Motion Analysis},
    • booktitle = {International Workshop on Informatics},
    • year = 2019,
    • editor = {Mizuno, T.},
    • pages = {163--168},
    • month = oct,
    • publisher = {Informatics Society},
    • isbn = {978-4-902523-46-1},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2019-150}
    • }
  •  Zhang, W., Jha, D., Laftchiev, E., Nikovski, D.N., "Multi-label Prediction in Time Series Data using Deep Neural Networks", International Journal for Prognostics and Health Management Special Issue on Applications of Deep Learning and Emerging Analytics, Vol. 10, pp. 0-12, September 2019.
    BibTeX TR2019-110 PDF
    • @article{Zhang2019sep2,
    • author = {Zhang, Wenyu and Jha, Devesh and Laftchiev, Emil and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Multi-label Prediction in Time Series Data using Deep Neural Networks},
    • journal = {International Journal for Prognostics and Health Management Special Issue on Applications of Deep Learning and Emerging Analytics},
    • year = 2019,
    • volume = 10,
    • pages = {0--12},
    • month = sep,
    • note = {Special Issue on Deep Learning and Emerging Analytics},
    • issn = {2153-2648},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2019-110}
    • }