Y. NARAHARI




RECENT PUBLICATIONS


This page lists my representative recent publications. Many of these papers can be downloaded. If you are unable to download any of the papers, please do send email to me and I will be happy to send a softcopy to you.

Pankaj Dayama, Aditya Karnik, and Y. Narahari. Optimal Incentive Timing Strategies for Product Marketing on Social Networks Accepted for Presentation at AAMAS-2011 (Autonomous Agents and Multi Agent Systems), Valencia, Spain June 4–8, 2012.

Swaprava Nath, Onno Zoeter, Y. Narahari, Chris Dance. Dynamic Mechanism Design for Markets with Strategic Resources Proceedings of UAI-2011 (Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence), Barcelona, Spain, July 2011, pages 539-546.

Mayur Mohite and Y. Narahari. Incentive Compatible Influence Maximization in Social Networks with Application to Viral Marketing. Proceedings of AAMAS-2011 (Autonomous Agents and Multi Agent Systems), Taipei, Taiwan, May 2011, pp.1081-1082.

Premm Raj and Y. Narahari. Influence Limitation in Multi-Campaign Social Networks: A Shapley Value Approach. Proceedings of the Centenary Conference in Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, December 2011.

Sujit Gujar and Y. Narahari. Redistribution Mechanisms for Assignment of Heterogeneous Objects. Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research. Volume 41, pages 131-154, 2011



A. Radhika, Y. Narahari, Deepak Bagchi, P. Suresh, and S.V. Subrahmanya. Mechanism Design Problems in Carbon Economics.   Journal of the Indian Institute of Science , Special Issue on Advances in Electrical Sciences, Volume 90, Number 3, July - September 2010, pp. 381-411.


D. Garg and Y. Narahari. A Theory of Mechanism Design for Single Leader Stackelberg Problems. In:   IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, Volume 5, Number 3, July 2008, pp. 377-393. (Recipient of the the Best Application paper award of the IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering for the Year 2008).



Sujit Gujar and Y. Narahari. Redistribution of VCG Payments in Assignment of Heterogeneous Objects. Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop On Internet And Network Economics (WINE), December, Shanghai, China, 2008, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Pages: 438-445.





Ramasuri Narayanam and Y. Narahari. Topologies of Strategically Formed Social Networks Based on a Generic Value Function - Allocation Rule Model Social Networks.   Social Networks , Volume 33, Number 1, pages 56-69, 2011.


Ramasuri Narayanam and Y. Narahari. A Shapley Value Approach to Discovering Influential Nodes in Social Networks. In:   IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering , Volume 8, Number 1, pages 130-147, January 2011.


N. Chaitanya and Y. Narahari. Optimal Equilibrium Bidding Strategies for Budget Constrained Bidders in Sponsored Search Auctions. Operational Research: An International Journal, Special Issue on Digital Economy and Electronic Commerce, 2011 (To appear).


K. Nagaraj and Y. Narahari Threshold Behavior of Incentives in Social Networks Proceedings of the 19th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM-2010), Toronto, Canada. October 2010.

Devansh Dikshit and Y. Narahari Truthful and Quality Conscious Query Incentive Networks. Proceedings of WINE 2009 (Workshop on Internet and Network Economics), Rome, Italy. December 2009.


D. Garg and Y. Narahari. An Optimal Mechanism for Sponsored Search Auctions and Comparison with other Mechanisms.   IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering. Volume 6, Number 4, pages 641-657, 2009.


Ramakrishnan Kannan, Dinesh Garg, Karthik Subbian, Y. Narahari. A Nash Bargaining Approach to Retention Enhancing Bid Optimization in Sponsored Search Auctions with Discrete Bids. Fourth Annual IEEE Conference on Automation Science and Engineering (IEEE CASE 2008), Washinton, DC, USA, August 2008, Pages: 1007-1012.


Raghav Kumar Gautam, N. Hemachandra, Y. Narahari, Hastagiri Praksh, Datta Kulkarni, and Jeffrey D. Tew. An Optimal Mechanism for Multi-unit Procurement with Volume Discount Bids. In:   International Journal of Operations Research. Special Issue on Game Theory Applications in Operations Research and Management Science. Volume 6, Number 1, 2009, Pages: 70-91.


S. Kameshwaran and Y. Narahari. Efficient Algorithms for Nonconvex Piecewise Linear Knapsack Problems. In:   European Journal of Operational Research. Volume 192, Number 1, 2009, Pages: 56-68.


T.S. Chandrashekar, Y. Narahari, Charles H. Rosa, Devadatta Kulkarni, Pankaj Dayama, and Jeffrey D. Tew. Auction-Based Mechanisms for Electronic Procurement. In:   IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, Volume 4, Number 3, July 2007, pp. 297-321.


S. Kameshwaran, Y. Narahari, C. H. Rosa, D. M. Kulkarni, and J. D. Tew. Multiattribute Electronic Procurement using Goal Programming.   European Journal of Operational Research, Volume 179, 2006, pp. 518-536.




Y. Narahari, N. Hemachandra, Nikesh Kumar Srivastava, Datta Kulkarni, and Jeffrey D. Tew. A Bayesian Incentive Compatible Mechanism for Decentralized Supply Chain Formation. In:   International Journal of Operations Research. Special Issue on Game Theory Applications in Operations Research and Management Science. Volume 6, Number 1, 2009, Pages: 27-53.


Sriram Somanchi, Chaitanya Nittala, and Y. Narahari. A Novel Bid Optimizer for Sponsored Search Auctions based on Cooperative Game Theory. Proceedings of IEEE/WIC/ACM Conference on Intelligent Agent Technologies, Milano, Italy, September 2009.


Ramakrishnan Kannan, Dinesh Garg, Kartik Subbian, and Y. Narahari. Nash Bargaining Based Ad Networks for Sponsored Search Auctions. Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Commerce and Enterprise Computing (IEEE CEC-2009). Vienna, Austria, July 2009.


Ramasuri Narayanam and Y. Narahari. Design of an Optimal Bayesian Incentive Compatible Broadcast Protocol for Ad-hoc Wireless Networks with Rational Nodes. In:   IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, Special Issue on Game Theory in Communications Systems, , Volume 26, Number 7, September 2008, Pages: 1138-1148.


Devansh Dikshit, Y. Narahari. On a Hybrid Auction Approach to Spectrum Allocation. Working Paper, CoRR abs/0902.3104: (2009) February 2009.