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Henry Kautz

Professor
Arts, Sciences, and Engineering

Department of Computer Science

Areas of expertise: Artificial Intelligence, Technology for the Elderly

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Smithsonian (blog)
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USA Today
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Daily Mail
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The New York Times
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NPR
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May 30, 2013

MedCity News
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Rochester Democrat & Chronicle
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SmartBrief
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September 28, 2011

Rochester Democrat & Chronicle
UR joins 'pervasive computing' effort
September 28, 2011

Computing Community Consortium Blog
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Scientific American
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NPR
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Springfield State Journal Register
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U.S. News & World Report
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November 16, 2009

New Scientist
New camera promises to capture your whole life
October 16, 2009

Washington Post
Helping Find Lost Alzheimer’s Patients
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Business Week
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Rochester Business Journal
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News Releases

The University of Rochester Makes $100 Million Commitment to Data Science
October 17, 2013

Researcher Wins Best Paper Award for Automated Interview Coach
September 11, 2013

Tracking Twitter May Enhance Monitoring of Food Safety at Restaurants
August 08, 2013

Computer Science Graduate Student Awarded Microsoft Research Fellowship
April 25, 2013

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Biography
Henry Kautz’s research encompasses artificial intelligence, pervasive computing, assistive technology, automated planning and scheduling, pervasive computing, and machine learning. His contributions include efficient algorithms for logical and probabilistic reasoning, the planning as satisfiability framework, and methods for behavior recognition from sensor data. He is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, a Fellow of the Association for Advancement of Artificial Intelligence, winner of the Computers & Thought Award from the International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, and the author of more than 70 refereed publications.