The Machine Learning Center Awards Inaugural ML@GT Fellows

The Machine Learning Center at Georgia Tech (ML@GT) has recognized six Ph.D. students as its first ML@GT Fellows. The students – Mehrdad Ghadiri, Maksim Sorokin, Shixiang (Woody) Zhu, Sejoon Oh, Austin Xu, and Sajad Khodadadian – were selected based on their research projects that are focused on the advancement of machine learning (ML) and artificial… Continue reading The Machine Learning Center Awards Inaugural ML@GT Fellows

The Machine Learning Center Celebrates Its First Class of Graduates

This spring the Machine Learning Center at Georgia Tech (ML@GT) will honor its first graduating class. The three graduates - Cyrille Combettes, Harsh Shrivistava, and Haoming Jiang – will be the first students awarded a doctorate degree in machine learning from Georgia Tech. “We are thrilled to celebrate our first graduating class from ML@GT. Each… Continue reading The Machine Learning Center Celebrates Its First Class of Graduates

Machine Learning to Present Seven Papers at Prestigious Deep Learning Conference

Researchers from the Machine Learning Center at Georgia Tech (ML@GT) will present seven papers at the Ninth Annual International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR). Accepted research will present new findings on topics such as increasing multi-platform deployment and semi-supervised object detection. [RELATED STORY: New Model Defense Strategy Prevents Cloning] ML@GT Associate Director and School of… Continue reading Machine Learning to Present Seven Papers at Prestigious Deep Learning Conference

Meet ML@GT: Ziyi Wang is Solving Optimization Problems on Complex Issues

The Machine Learning Center at Georgia Tech (ML@GT) is home to more than 100 talented students from across campus, representing all six of Georgia Tech’s colleges and the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI). These students have diverse backgrounds and a wide variety of interests both inside and outside of the classroom. Today, we’d like you to meet… Continue reading Meet ML@GT: Ziyi Wang is Solving Optimization Problems on Complex Issues

ML Student Earns Prestigious IBM Ph.D. Fellowship Award

Scott Freitas, a third-year Ph.D. student in the Machine Learning Center at Georgia Tech (ML@GT) and the School of Computational Science and Engineering (CSE), has been named a 2021 IBM Ph.D. Fellowship Award recipient. Freitas’ research focuses on applied and theoretical machine learning with a strong emphasis on cybersecurity. This award will provide Freitas the… Continue reading ML Student Earns Prestigious IBM Ph.D. Fellowship Award

Machine Learning Student Earns Electrical Engineering Award for a Second Time

Andrew McRae, a Ph.D. student in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) has been recognized with the Colonel Oscar P. Cleaver Award for a second time. McRae is just one of two students to be a double Cleaver Award recipient. “A Ph.D. program is long and tedious and often seems futile. This award… Continue reading Machine Learning Student Earns Electrical Engineering Award for a Second Time

Two Ph.D. Students Recognized as 2021 Apple Scholars – A First for Georgia Tech Students

Machine learning Ph.D. students Joanne Truong and Andrew Silva have been recognized as 2021 Apple Scholars. The program honors the contributions of emerging leaders in engineering and computer science at the graduate and post-graduate level. Truong and Silva are members of the program’s second cohort and are the first Georgia Tech students to be awarded… Continue reading Two Ph.D. Students Recognized as 2021 Apple Scholars – A First for Georgia Tech Students

Nine Machine Learning Faculty Members Win Teaching Awards

Nine faculty members at the Machine Learning Center at Georgia Tech (ML@GT) were recognized by the Georgia Tech Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) for receiving outstanding responses on the Course Instructor Opinion Survey (CIOS). The awards honor excellence in teaching for spring and fall 2020. Three faculty members – Siva Theja Maguluri, Matthieu Bloch,… Continue reading Nine Machine Learning Faculty Members Win Teaching Awards

Researchers Present Eight Papers at Top Machine Learning and Statistics Conference

Researchers from the Machine Learning Center at Georgia Tech (ML@GT) will present eight papers at the 24th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics (AISTATS.) One paper by four Georgia Tech researchers, including ML@GT Associate Director Yao Xie, was accepted as an oral presentation, an accomplishment that only 3.1% of more than 1,500 accepted papers… Continue reading Researchers Present Eight Papers at Top Machine Learning and Statistics Conference

Two Machine Learning Students Named 2021 NSF Graduate Research Fellows

Two Georgia Tech machine learning Ph.D. students, Caleb Ziems and Kevin Tynes Jr., have been recognized as fellows of the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF GRFP). NSF GRFP recognizes outstanding students in NSF-supported STEM fields who are pursuing research-based master’s or doctoral degrees at an accredited United States institution. Ziems and Tynes… Continue reading Two Machine Learning Students Named 2021 NSF Graduate Research Fellows