Prof. Dr. Susanne Biundo-Stephan

Susanne Biundo received her Ph.D. (Dr. rer. nat.) from the University of Karlsruhe in 1989. She held a Senior Research Position at the Intelligent User Interfaces Lab of the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) from 1989 to 1998. Since 1998, she is a Professor of Computer Science at Ulm University.

Susanne Biundo is the chair of the Transregional Collaborative Research Centre SFB/TRR 62 "Companion-Technology for Cognitive Technical Systems".

Among other professional activities, she served as the Conference- and Program Co-chair of ICAPS 2005, the "15th International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling", as the Conference- and Program Co-chair of the "27th German Conference on Artificial Intelligence" (KI 2004), and as the Program Chair of the "5th European Conference on Planning" (ECP-99).

Susanne Biundo was the initiator and coordinator of PLANET, the "European Network of Excellence in AI Planning", which she led from 1998 to 2003.

In 2004, she was elected ECCAI Fellow.

Further Information

  • Research Interests

    AI Planning, Automated Reasoning, Knowledge Modeling, Cognitive Systems

  • Professional Activities

    Susanne Biundo was a Founding Member of the Executive Council of ICAPS, the International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling (2002 -2008) and a member of the board of the German Informatics Society (GI) (2002 - 2007).

    She acted as Conference- and Program Co-chair of the "15th International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling" (ICAPS 2005), as the Conference- and Program Co-chair of the "27th German Conference on Artificial Intelligence" (KI 2004), as Associated Program Chair of the "6th International Conference on AI Planning and Scheduling" (AIPS-02), and as the Program Chair of the "5th European Conference on Planning" (ECP-99).

    She initiated and chaired the "European Network of Excellence in AI Planning" (PLANET).

    Susanne Biundo was the Area Editor of "Planning and Scheduling" of the Electronic Transactions on Artificial Intelligence (ETAI) and served on the editorial and review boards of various scientific journals including Applied Intelligence, JAIR, and the Journal of Applied Logic.
    Furthermore, she was a program committee member of numerous international conferences including ICAPS 2004, ICAPS 2003, ECAI 2002, ECAI 2000, KR 2000, IJCAI-99, and IJCAI-97.

  • Teaching

    see teaching offer of the current semester

Publications

2006

7.
B. Schattenberg, S. Balzer and S. Biundo, "Semantic Web Technology as a Basis for Planning and Scheduling Systems" in Proceedings of the 20th Workshop ``Planen und Konfigurieren´´ (PuK 2006), Jürgen Sauer, Eds. University of Bremen, 2006. pp. 26--36.
Datei:http://www.uni-ulm.de/fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.090/Publikationen/2006/Schattenberg2006WebTechnology.pdf

2005

6.
B. Schattenberg, A. Weigl and S. Biundo, "Hybrid Planning Using Flexible Strategies" in Advances in Artificial Intelligence, Proceedings of the 28th German Conference on Artificial Intelligence (KI 2005), Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2005. pp. 249--263.
DOI:10.1007/10.1007/11551263_21
ISBN:3-540-28761-2
Weblink:http://www.springerlink.com/content/ab18236tekp4wvfu/
Datei:http://www.springerlink.com/content/ab18236tekp4wvfu/fulltext.pdf
5.
S. Biundo, R. Holzer and B. Schattenberg, "Project Planning Under Temporal Uncertainty" in Planning, Scheduling, and Constraint Satisfaction: From Theory to Practice,Luis A. Castillo and Daniel Borrajo and Miguel A. Salido and Angelo Oddi, Eds. IOS Press, 2005, pp. 189--198.
Datei:http://www.uni-ulm.de/fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.090/Publikationen/2004/Biundo04ProjectPlanning.pdf

2004

4.
S. Biundo, R. Holzer and B. Schattenberg, "Dealing with Continuous Resources in AI Planning" in Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Planning and Scheduling for Space (IWPSS 2004), ESA-ESOC, Darmstadt, Germany: European Space Agency Publications Division, 2004. pp. 213--218.
Datei:https://www.uni-ulm.de/fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.090/Publikationen/2004/Biundo04ContinuousResources.pdf
3.
S. Biundo, R. Holzer and B. Schattenberg, "Project Planning Under Temporal Uncertainty" in Proceedings of the Workshop on Planning and Scheduling: Bridging Theory to Practice at The 16th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI 2004), 2004.
Datei:http://www.uni-ulm.de/fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.090/Publikationen/2004/Biundo04ProjectPlanning.pdf

2002

2.
B. Schattenberg and S. Biundo, "On the Identification and Use of Hierarchical Resources in Planning and Scheduling" in Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Planning Systems (AIPS 2002), AAAI Press, 2002. pp. 263--272.
Datei:http://www.uni-ulm.de/fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.090/Publikationen/2002/Schattenberg02HierarchicalResources.pdf

2001

1.
S. Biundo and B. Schattenberg, "From Abstract Crisis to Concrete Relief (A Preliminary Report on Combining State Abstraction and HTN Planning)" in Proceedings of the 6th European Conference on Planning (ECP 2001), AAAI Press, 2001. pp. 157--168.
Datei:http://www.uni-ulm.de/fileadmin/website_uni_ulm/iui.inst.090/Publikationen/2001/Biundo01FromCrisisToRelief.pdf