Radu Jurca


Research Interests

online reputation mechanisms, social networks, rational computation, multi-agent systems, simulation of complex systems.

Short Biography


2007 - now:- Tech Lead Manager, Google, Zurich
2002 - 2007:- PhD Student, Artificial Intelligence Lab, EPFL, Switzerland
2001 - 2002:- Graduate School in Computer Science, EPFL, Switzerland
1996 - 2001:- M.Sc., Computer Science Department, Universitatea Politehnica Timisoara, Romania

Contact details


- awarded EPFL's Best Thesis Award, 2008

- awarded the IFAAMAS 2007 Victor Lesser Distinguished Dissertation Award. more details.  The slides of the AAMAS2008 invited talk are here.

Recent Publications

R. Jurca and B. Faltings. Incentives for Answering Hypothetical Questions. Workshop on Social Computing and User Generated Content, ACM EC 2011

    R. Jurca, F. Garcin, A. Talwar and B. Faltings. Reporting Incentives and Biases in Online Review ForumsACM Transactions on the Web (TWEB), Volume 4(2), 2010.

      R. Jurca and B. Faltings. Mechanisms for Making Crowds Truthful. Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research (JAIR), volume 34, pp. 209-253, 2009

      F. Garcin, B. Faltings and R. Jurca. Aggregating Reputation Feedback. Proceedings of the International Conference on Reputation, 18-20 March 2009.