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Siddhartha Bhattacharyya


Siddhartha Bhattacharyya is currently an Associate Professor of Information and Decision Sciences College of Business and Administration at the UIC. He received his Doctor of Philosophy, from the University of Florida, Gainesville. Prior to his doctorate, Prof. Bhattacharyya received his Bachelor of Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology in Ranchi, India. He has been teaching courses in Advanced Systems Analysis and Design, Information Systems Projects & Program Management, and Business Data Mining in the Department for Interdisciplinary Studies at the UIC since 1997. In addition, Prof. Bhattacharyya is on the editorial board of the Journal of Database Marketing and a journal reviewer for multiple organizations.


Professor Bhattacharyya's area of interests lie in emerging technologies for decision support, evolutionary algorithms, inductive learning, neural networks, case-based reasoning, genetic algorithms, data and knowledge base management systems, and object-oriented databases. His research specialties are business intelligence, data mining, complexity, network science, computational modeling in business, evolutionary computation, machine learning, information technology, and e-business.

Representative Publications

"Effectiveness of Q-Learning as a Tool for Calibrating Agent-Based Supply Network Models", with Y. Zhang, Enterprise Information Systems, forthcoming.

"Leader-Follower semi-Markov decision problems: Theoretical framework and approximate solution", with K. Tharakummel. In Symposium on Approximate Dynamic Programming and Reinforcement Learning., IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence, 2007.

"Design, Development and Validation of an Agent-Based Model of Electronic Auctions", with Mehta, K, Information Technology and Management, vol 7, no 3, 191-212, 2006.

"Minimal Intelligence Agents in Double Auction Markets with Speculators", with Wu, S., Computational Economics: A Perspective from Computational Intelligence. S-H. Chen (Ed.)., 2006

"Reinforcement Learning in Leader-Follower Multiagent Systems", with Tharakunnel, K., Proceedings of the 14th Annual Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems, 2004 (WITS 2004).

"Topology, Search, and Fault Tolerance in Unstructured P2P Networks", with Samant, K., in Proceedings of the 37th Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Science, 2004 (HICSS'04).

"Adequacy of Training Data for Evolutionary Mining of Trading Rules", with Mehta, K., Decision Support Systems, v.37 n.4, p.461-474, 2004. Issue on Data Mining for Financial Decision Making, Wang, H., and A. S. Weigend (Eds.).

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