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

Meet ML@GT: Woody Zhu Uses Algorithms to Help Atlanta Police Departments Better Serve their Communities

The Machine Learning Center at Georgia Tech (ML@GT) is home to nearly 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 Woody… Continue reading Meet ML@GT: Woody Zhu Uses Algorithms to Help Atlanta Police Departments Better Serve their Communities

Meet ML@GT: Minshuo Chen Wishes He had Started Studying Machine Learning Sooner

The Machine Learning Center at Georgia Tech (ML@GT) is home to nearly 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 Minshuo Chen,… Continue reading Meet ML@GT: Minshuo Chen Wishes He had Started Studying Machine Learning Sooner

Robotics Ph.D. Student Named 2021 Adobe Research Fellow

Joanne Truong, a second-year robotics Ph.D. student, has been selected as a 2021 Adobe Research Fellow in the Intelligent Agents and Assistants area. Truong’s research focuses on the next generation of artificially intelligent agents in sim2real, robotics, and embodied artificial intelligence (AI) spaces. This research helps robots physically interact with their environments to improve human’s… Continue reading Robotics Ph.D. Student Named 2021 Adobe Research Fellow

Learning Machines: Swati Gupta Explains Optimization

Welcome to Learning Machines, where we chat with faculty members from the Machine Learning Center at Georgia Tech (ML@GT) about their main research area and what the future holds for their field. Today we talked with Swati Gupta, Fouts Family Early Career Professor and assistant professor in the H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISyE).… Continue reading Learning Machines: Swati Gupta Explains Optimization

Meet ML@GT: Joanne Truong is Developing Robots for Complex, Real World Situations

The Machine Learning Center at Georgia Tech (ML@GT) is home to nearly 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 Joanne Truong,… Continue reading Meet ML@GT: Joanne Truong is Developing Robots for Complex, Real World Situations

Assistant Professor Named to IEEE’s AI’s 10 to Watch List

Diyi Yang, an assistant professor at the Machine Learning Center at Georgia Tech (ML@GT) and School of Interactive Computing has been named to IEEE’s The Future of AI: AI’s 10 to Watch 2020 list. The list recognizes 10 young academics who have demonstrated outstanding achievements in artificial intelligence. Yang has distinguished herself by pioneering an… Continue reading Assistant Professor Named to IEEE’s AI’s 10 to Watch List

Meet ML@GT: Xinshi Chen Seeks to Bridge Connections Between Deep Learning Models and Traditional Algorithms

The Machine Learning Center at Georgia Tech (ML@GT) is home to many 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: Xinshi Chen Seeks to Bridge Connections Between Deep Learning Models and Traditional Algorithms