Malvika Rao

Ph.D Candidate
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Harvard University
malvika[AT]eecs[DOT]harvard[DOT]edu


My Papers

Auctions for Social Advertising, Malvika Rao and Shrutivandana Sharma. Working paper presented at the 11th Biannual Meeting of The Society for Social Choice and Welfare, New Delhi, India, August 2012.


Predicting Your Own Effort, David F. Bacon, Yiling Chen, Ian Kash, David C. Parkes, Malvika Rao, and Manu Sridharan. Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS), Valencia, Spain, June 2012. Best Paper Award


On Expressing Value Externalities in Position Auctions , Florin Constantin, Malvika Rao, Chien-Chung Huang, and David Parkes. Proceedings of the 25th Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), San Francisco, CA, August 2011.


Software Economies , David F. Bacon, Eric Bokelberg, Yiling Chen, Ian A. Kash, David C. Parkes, Malvika Rao, and Manu Sridharan. FSE/SDP Workshop on the Future of Software Engineering Research (FoSER), Santa Fe, NM, November 2010.


On Expressing Value Externalities in Position Auctions , Florin Constantin, Malvika Rao, Chien-Chung Huang, and David Parkes. The 6th Ad Auctions Workshop, June 2010, Cambridge, MA.


A Market-Based Approach to Software Evolution , David F. Bacon, Yiling Chen, David C. Parkes, and Malvika Rao. Proceedings of the 24th ACM SIGPLAN conference companion on Object oriented programming systems languages and applications (OOPSLA '09), Orlando, FL, October 2009.


Randomized algorithms for minimum distance localization , Malvika Rao, Gregory Dudek, and Sue Whitesides. The International Journal of Robotics Research, Vol. 26, No. 9, pp. 917-933 (2007).


Minimum distance localization for a robot with limited visibility, Malvika Rao, Gregory Dudek, and Sue Whitesides. Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), April 2005, Barcelona, Spain.


Randomized algorithms for minimum distance localization, Malvika Rao, Gregory Dudek, and Sue Whitesides. Proceedings of the 6th International Workshop on the Algorithmic Foundations of Robotics (WAFR), July 2004, Utrecht, The Netherlands.