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Book Chapters:

  1. Michele Joy Gelfand and Ya'akov Gal. The brave new negotiating world: Challenges and opportunities. In B. Goldman & D. Shapiro (Eds.) The psychology of negotiations in the21st Century Workplace. SIOP Frontiers Book, Routledge, 2013.

  2. Ofra Amir, Ya'akov Gal, David Yaron, Michael Karabinos, and Robert Belford. Plan Recognition and Visualization in Exploratory Learning Environments. In A. Pena-Ayala (Ed.)  Educational Data Mining: Applications and Trends, Springer, 2013.

Journal Papers:

  1. Noam Peled, Ya'akov Gal, Sarit Kraus. A Study of Computational and Human Strategies in Revelation Games. Journal of Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems
  2. Ofra Amir, Ya'akov Gal. Plan Recognition and Visualization in Exploratory Learning Environments. ACM Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems 3(3):2013

  3. Shulamit Reches, Ya'akov Gal and Sarit Kraus. Efficiently Gathering Information in Costly Domains. Decision Support Systems 55(1):326-335, 2013.

  4. Ece Kamar, Ya'akov Gal and Barbara Grosz. Modeling Information Exchange Opportunities For Effective Human-Computer Teamwork. Artificial Intelligence Journal (AIJ) 195(1):528-550, 2013.

  5. Raz Lin, Ya'akov Gal, Sarit Kraus and Yaniv Mazliah. Training with Automated Agents Improves People’s Behavior in Negotiation and Coordination Tasks.  Decision Support Systems 2013
  6. Ofra Amir, David Rand and  Ya'akov Gal. Economic games on the Internet: the effect of $1 stakes. PLoS ONE, 2012.

  7. Ya'akov Gal, Swapna Reddy, Stuart Shieber, Andee Rubin and Barbara Grosz. Plan Recognition in Exploratory Domains. Artificial Intelligence Journal (AIJ) 176(1):2270-2290, 2012.

  8. Sohan D’souza, Ya’akov Gal, Philippe Pasquier, Sherief Abdallah, and Iyad Rahwan. Reasoning about Goal Revelation in Human Negotiation. IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Systems [to appear]

  9. Arlette van Wissen, Ya'akov Gal, Bart Kamphorst, Virginia Dignum. Human-Agent Team Formation in Dynamic Environments. Computers in Human Behavior 28:23-33, 2012.

  10. Ya'akov Gal, Sarit Kraus, Michele Gelfand, Hilal Khashan, Elizabeth Salmon. Negotiating with People across Cultures using an Adaptive Agent. ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology  3(1),  Article 8, 2011.

  11. Ya'akov Gal, Barbara Grosz, Sarit Kraus, Avi Pfeffer and Stuart Shieber. Agent Decision-Making in Open Mixed Networks, Artificial Intelligence Journal (AIJ) 174(18):1460-1480, 2010.

  12. Ya'akov Gal and Avi Pfeffer Networks of Influence Diagrams: Reasoning About Agents' Beliefs and Decision-Making Processes Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research (JAIR) 33:109-147, 2008.

  13. Meirav Hadad, Sarit Kraus, Ya'akov Gal and Raz Lin.  Temporal Reasoning for a Collaborative Planning Agent in a Dynamic Environment, Annals of Mathematics and Artificial Intelligence 37(4): 331-379, 2003.

Conference Papers:

  1. Galit Haim, Ya'akov Gal, Sarit Kraus and Bo An. Equilibrium Strategies for Human-Computer Negotiation in 3-player Market Settings. Twenty First European Conference on AI (ECAI 2014), Prague, Czech Republic, August 2014 [to appear]

  2. Avi Segal, Ziv Katzir, Ya'akov  Gal, Guy Shani and Bracha Shapira.  EduRank: A Collaborative Filtering Approach to Personalization in E-learning.  Seventh International Conference on Educational Data Mining (EDM 2014), London, England, July 2014.

  3. Ya'akov Gal,  Avi Rosenfeld, Sarit Kraus, Michele Gelfand, Bo An and Jun Lin. A new paradigm for the study of corruption across cultures. International Conference on Social Computing, Behavioral-Cultural Modeling, & Prediction (SBP), Maryland, MD, April 2014.

  4. Or Seri and Ya'akov Gal. Visualizing Expert Solutions to Students in Exploratory Learning Environments. International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI), Haifa, Israel, February 2014.

  5. Tobin Greensweig, Zachary Morrison, Yonatan Grinberg, Adam Lauz and Ya'akov Gal. An open source EMR-integrated appointment scheduling system for the developing world. Health Informatics in Africa Conference, Eldoret, Kenya (2013)

  6. Ofra Amir, Yuval Shahar, Ya'akov Gal and Litan Ilany. On the Verification Complexity of Group Decision-Making Tasks. Conference on Human Computation and Crowdsourcing, Palm Springs, CA, November 2013.

  7. Litan Ilany, Ya'akov Gal. Algorithm Selection in Bilateral Negotiation. National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), Bellevue, WA, July 2013 (Latebreaking paper)

  8. Moshe Bitan, Ya'akov Gal, Sarit Kraus, Elad Dokow, Amos Azaria. Social Rankings in Human-Computer Committees. National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), Bellevue, WA, July 2013.

  9. Noam Peled, Ya'akov Gal, Sarit Kraus. An Agent Design for Repeated Negotiation and Information Revelation with People. National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), Bellevue, WA, July 2013.  (also AAMAS 2013 short paper and poster)

  10. Amos Azaria, Zinovi  Rabinovich, Sarit Kraus, Claudia V. Goldman. Ya'akov Gal. Strategic Advice Provision in Repeated Human-Agent Interactions.  National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), Toronto Canada, July 2012.

  11. Galit Haim, Ya'akov Gal, Sarit Kraus and Michele J. Gelfand.  A Cultural Sensitive Agent for Human-Computer Negotiation. Tenth International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS), Valencia Spain, June 2012.

  12. Ofra Amir and Ya'akov Gal. Plan Recognition in Virtual Laboratories. International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence  (IJCAI). Barcelona, Spain, July 2011.

  13. Steven de Jong, Daniel Hennes, Ya'akov Gal, Karl Tuyls. Meta-Strategies in the Colored Trails Game. Ninth International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS), Taipei, Taiwan, May 2011.

  14. Noam Peled, Ya'akov Gal, Sarit Kraus. A Study of Computational and Human Strategies in Revelation Games. Ninth International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS), Taipei, Taiwan, May 2011.
  15. Raz Lin, Sarit Kraus, Yinon Oshrat and Ya'akov Gal. Facilitating the Evaluation of Automated Negotiators using Peer Designed Agents. National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), Atlanta GA, July 2010.
  16. Ece Kamar, Ya'akov Gal and Barbara Grosz. Modeling User Perception of Interaction Opportunities for Effective Teamwork. Symposium on Social Intelligence and Networking.  IEEE Conference on Social Computing. August 2009, Vancouver, British Columbia. 
  17. Philip Hendrix, Ya'akov Gal, Avi Pfeffer. Using Hierarchical Bayesian Models to Learn about Reputation. Symposium on Social Intelligence and Networking.  IEEE Conference on Social Computing. August 2009, Vancouver, British Columbia.
  18. Ece Kamar, Ya'akov Gal and Barbara Grosz. Incorporating Helpful Behavior into Collaborative Planning.  Seventh International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS), Budapest, Hungary, May 2009.

  19. Philip Hendrix, Ya'akov Gal and Avi Pfeffer.  Learning Whom to Trust: Using Graphical Models for Learning about Information Providers. Seventh International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent  Systems, (AAMAS) Budapest, Hungary, May 2009 (Short Paper).

  20. Ya'akov Gal, Sohan D'souza, Philippe Pasquier, Iyad Rahwan and Sherief Abdallah. The Effects of Goal Revelation on Computer-Mediated Negotiation. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (CogSci), Amsterdam, the Netherlands, July 2009.

  21. Swapna Reddy, Ya'akov Gal and Stuart Shieber. Recognition of Users' Activities using Constraint  Satisfaction.  Proceedings of the Seventeenth international conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization. Trento, Italy, June 2009.

  22. Ya'akov Gal, Elif Yamangil, Andee Rubin, Stuart Shieber and Barbara J. Grosz. Towards Collaborative Intelligent Tutors: Automated Recognition of Users' Strategies  Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Intelligent Tutoring Systems (ITS), Montreal, Quebec, June 2008.

  23. Ya'akov Gal, Barbara J. Grosz, Avi Pfeffer and Stuart Shieber The Influence of Task Contexts on the Decision-making of Humans and Computers  Proceedings of the Sixth International Interdisciplinary Conference on Modeling and Using Context (CONTEXT), Roskilde University, Denmark, August 2007.

  24. Ya'akov Gal and Avi Pfeffer Modeling Reciprocity in Human Bilateral Negotiation National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI),Vancouver, British Columbia, July 2007.

  25. Avi Pfeffer and Ya'akov Gal On Reasoning Processes in Games National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI),Vancouver, British Columbia, July 2007.

  26. Ya'akov Gal and Avi Pfeffer Predicting People's Bidding Behavior in Negotiation Fifth International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS), Hakodate, Japan, May 2006.

  27. Shavit Talman, Ya'akov Gal, Meirav Hadad and Sarit Kraus Adapting to Agents' Personalities in Negotiation Fourth International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS), Utrecht, the Netherlands, July 2005.

  28. Ya'akov Gal, Avi Pfeffer, Francesca Marzo, Barbara J. Grosz Learning Social Preferences in Games National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), San Jose, California, July 2004.

  29. Francesca Marzo, Ya'akov Gal,  Barbara Grosz  and Avi Pfeffer Social Preferences in Relational Contexts  IV Conference in Collective Intentionality. Siena. Italy, October 2004

  30. Ya'akov Gal, Avi Pfeffer Reasoning about Rationality and Beliefs Third International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS), New York, July 2004.

  31. Ya'akov Gal and Avi Pfeffer A Language for Modeling Agents' Decision Making Processes in Games  Second International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS), Melbourne Australia, July 2003. (Best Student Paper award nominee)

Workshops:

  1. Litan Ilany, Ya'akov Gal. Algorithm Selection in Bilateral Negotiation. International Workshop on Agent-based Complex Automated Negotiations (ACAN2013)
  2. Galit Haim, Ya'akov Gal, Sarit Kraus and Yael Blumberg, Learning Human Negotiation Behavior Across Cultures.   Second International Working Conference on Human Factors and Computational Models in Negotiation.    (HuCom @ GDN 2010)

  3. Ya'akov Gal, Rajesh Kasturirangen, Avi Pfeffer and Whitman Richards.  How Tacit Knowledge Guides Action.  Workshop on Naturally-Inspired Artificial Intelligence, AAAI 2008 Fall Symposium Series, Arlington, VA, November 2008. 

  4. Ya'akov Gal, Barbara Grosz, Sarit Kraus, Avi Pfeffer and Stuart Shieber Colored Trails: a Formalism for Investigating Decision-making in Strategic Environments IJCAI 2005 Workshop on Reasoning, Representation, and Learning in Computer Games

  5. Marco Carbone, Ya'akov Gal, Stuart Shieber and Barbara Grosz Unifying Annotated Discourse Hierarchies to create a Gold Standard Special Interest Group on Discourse and Dialogue (SIGdial), Cambridge, MA, May 2004

  6. Ya'akov Gal and Avi Pfeffer A Language for Opponent Modeling in Repeated Games AAMAS03 Game theoretic workshop

  7. Ya'akov Gal An HMM Approach to Vowel Restoration in Hebrew and Arabic ACL 02 Semitic Language Workshop

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