Assistant Professor - CSEE.
University of Maryland Baltimore County
1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250

Phone: (410) 455-3082.
Email: oates@cs.umbc.edu.


Ph.D., Computer Science, U.Massachusetts, Amherst, 2000.
M.S., Computer Science, U. Massachusetts, Amherst, 1997.
B.S., Computer Science, B.S., Electrical Engineering, 1989.


Dr. Oates' research focuses on artificial intelligence, machine learning, robotics, and natural language processing. He recently held a Post-doc position at the MIT AI Laboratory .


My current Research students.


Fall 2002: Undergraduate Course on Data Structures in C++. For more Click Here...

Spring 2002: Graduate Level Introduction to Machine Learning.

Fall 2001: Undergraduate Course on Data Structures in C++.


Oates, Tim; Schmill, Matthew D.; and Cohen, Paul R. A Method for Clustering the Experiences of a Mobile Robot that Accords with Human Judgments. In Proceedings of the Seventeenth National Conference on Artificial Intelligence, pages 846-851, 2000.

Schmill, Matthew D.; Oates, Tim; and Cohen, Paul R. Learning Planning Operators in Real-World, Partially Observable Environments. In Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Planning and Scheduling, pages 246-253, 2000.

Oates, Tim; Eyler-Walker, Zachary.; and Cohen, Paul R. Toward Natural Language Interfaces for Robotic Agents: Grounding Linguistic Meaning in Sensors. In Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Autonomous Agents, pages 227-228, 2000. Extended abstract.

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