ML@GT Seminar by Le Song (CSE) on “Embedding as a Tool for Algorithm Design” on April 5, 2017, 12:00n in EBB CHOA Room

Speaker: Le Song,  Computational Science and Engineering (CSE), GA Tech Location: Engineered Biosystems Building, CHOA Room (Map) Date/Time: April 5, 2017, 12:00n - 1:00pm (Lunch at 11:30am) Title: Embedding as a Tool for Algorithm Design Abstract: Many big data analytics problems are intrinsically complex and hard, making the design of effective and scalable algorithms very challenging. … Continue reading ML@GT Seminar by Le Song (CSE) on “Embedding as a Tool for Algorithm Design” on April 5, 2017, 12:00n in EBB CHOA Room

ML@GT Seminar by Manos Antonakakis (ECE) on “Using DNS & Machine Learning to Reason About Internet Abuse” at 12n on March 29, 2017, in Nano 1117/8

Speaker: Manos Antonakakis, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), GA Tech Location: Marcus Nanotechnology 1117-1118 (Map) Date/Time: March 29, 2017, 12:00n - 1:00pm (Lunch at 11:30am)Title: Using DNS & Machine Learning to Reason About Internet Abuse Title: Using DNS & Machine Learning to Reason About Internet Abuse Abstract: The Domain Name System (DNS) is … Continue reading ML@GT Seminar by Manos Antonakakis (ECE) on “Using DNS & Machine Learning to Reason About Internet Abuse” at 12n on March 29, 2017, in Nano 1117/8

Ghassan Alregib’s Team (ECE) is hosting and running the IEEE VIP Cup in 2017 on the topic of “Traffic Sign Detection under Challenging Conditions”

Professor Ghassan Alregib's team was been selected to be the team hosting and running the IEEE VIP Cup in 2017 on "Traffic Sign Detection under Challenging Conditions." The topic is at the intersection of autonomous vehicles and machine learning. Not only it is attractive to the industry and the research communities but also the undergraduate students; the … Continue reading Ghassan Alregib’s Team (ECE) is hosting and running the IEEE VIP Cup in 2017 on the topic of “Traffic Sign Detection under Challenging Conditions”

Karen Liu (IC) awarded the Google Research Award for 2017.

Karen Liu of School of Interactive Computing was awarded the Google Faculty Research Award for 2017. Her project is entitled “Closing the “Reality Gap”: A Machine Learning Approach to Contact Modeling” and aims to accurately compute contact states (sticking, sliding, or breaking) and contact forces such that the simulated results match the real world phenomena. … Continue reading Karen Liu (IC) awarded the Google Research Award for 2017.

Devi Parikh (IC) awarded the Google Research Award for 2017.

Devi Parikh of School of Interactive Computing was awarded the Google Faculty Research Award for 2017. Her project is entitled "Making the V in VQA Matter: Elevating the Role of Image Understanding in Visual Question Answering" and aims to counter language biases and elevate the role of image understanding in Visual Question Answering (VQA). She describes … Continue reading Devi Parikh (IC) awarded the Google Research Award for 2017.

Mark Davenport (ECE) awarded the Prestigious Sloan Research Fellowship for 2017

Congratulations to Professor Mark Davenport of the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) for being awarded the prestigious Sloan Fellowship for 2017. The following note from Steve McLaughlin, the chair of ECE, describes both the award and Mark's efforts in this space.  Congrats Mark.  Please join me in congratulating Mark Davenport on receiving a 2017 Sloan … Continue reading Mark Davenport (ECE) awarded the Prestigious Sloan Research Fellowship for 2017

Yao Xie (ISyE) Awarded Prestigious NSF CAREER Award for 2017

Congrats to Professor Yao Xie from ISyE for being awarded the NSF Career Award for 2017. Yao Xie, an assistant professor in Georgia Tech’s Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISyE), has been awarded a CAREER grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The CAREER award is NSF’s most prestigious award in support of … Continue reading Yao Xie (ISyE) Awarded Prestigious NSF CAREER Award for 2017