Sample-Based Planning for Continuous Action Markov Decision Processes
published: July 21, 2011, recorded: June 2011, views: 4172
Report a problem or upload filesIf you have found a problem with this lecture or would like to send us extra material, articles, exercises, etc., please use our ticket system to describe your request and upload the data.
Enter your e-mail into the 'Cc' field, and we will keep you updated with your request's status.
In this paper, we present a new algorithm that integrates recent advances in solving continuous bandit problems with sample-based rollout methods for planning in Markov Decision Processes (MDPs). Our algorithm, Hierarchical Optimistic Optimization applied to Trees (HOOT) addresses planning in continuous-action MDPs. Empirical results are given that show that the performance of our algorithm meets or exceeds that of a similar discrete action planner by eliminating the problem of manual discretization of the action space.
Link this pageWould you like to put a link to this lecture on your homepage?
Go ahead! Copy the HTML snippet !