Padmini Rajagopalan
Ph.D. Student
My interests lie in neuroevolution and evolutionary algorithms. Currently, I am working on the simulation of predator-prey behavior in nature, focusing on the complex predatory and social behaviors of spotted hyenas. This project is in collaboration with Prof. Kay Holekamp at Michigan State University under BEACON, a Science and Technology Center funded by NSF.
Evolution of a Communication Code in Cooperative Tasks Aditya Rawal, Padmini Rajagopalan, Risto Miikkulainen and Kay Holekamp In Artificial Life (13th International Conference on the Synthesis and Simulation of Living Syste... 2012

Multiagent Learning through Neuroevolution Risto Miikkulainen, Eliana Feasley, Leif Johnson, Igor Karpov, Padmini Rajagopalan, Aditya Rawal, an... In J. Liu et al., editors, Advances in Computational Intelligence, LNCS 7311, 24-46, Berlin, ... 2012

The Role of Reward Structure, Coordination Mechanism and Net Return in the Evolution of Cooperation Padmini Rajagopalan, Aditya Rawal, Risto Miikkulainen, Marc A. Wiseman and Kay E. Holekamp In Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (CIG 2011), Seo... 2011

Constructing Competitive and Cooperative Agent Behavior Using Coevolution Aditya Rawal, Padmini Rajagopalan and Risto Miikkulainen In IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (CIG 2010), Copenhagen, Denmark, A... 2010