Warwick Machine Learning Reading Group

Our reading group usually takes place every Thursday at The Alan Turing Institute. The reading group is organized by Omer Deniz Akyildiz.

Forthcoming

5 December 2019, Thursday, at 3PM, by Ayman Boustati.

The paper/topic: Amortized Variance Reduction for Doubly Stochastic Objectives


12 December 2019, Thursday, at 3PM, by Ayman Boustati.

The paper/topic: Nonlinear Multitask Learning with Deep GPs


9 January 2020, Thursday, at 3PM, Open.


16 January 2020, Thursday, at 3PM, Open.


23 January 2020, Thursday, at 3PM, Open.


30 January 2020, Thursday, at 3PM, Andreas Grammenos.

The paper/topic: Federated Principal Component Analysis


6 February 2020, Thursday, at 3PM, by Stavros Christopoulos

The paper/topic: TBA


13 February 2020, Thursday, at 3PM, by Virginia Aglietti

The paper/topic: TBA


Past reading groups

21 November 2019, Thursday, at 3PM, by Kathryn Leeming.

The paper/topic: Forecasting traffic speeds in Bristol using time series methods


14 November 2019, Thursday, at 3PM, by Michael Smith.

The paper/topic: Gaussian Processes for Low cost Air Pollution monitoring in Kampala


7 November 2019, Thursday, at 3PM, Daniel J. Tait.

The paper/topic: Constrained Variational Inference


24 October 2019, Thursday, at 3PM, by Theo Damoulas.

The paper: Bayesian analysis of binary and polychotomous response data [pdf]


17 October 2019, Thursday, at 3PM, by Patrick O’Hara.

1st Convex Optimization Reading Group, the book: Convex Optimization, Stephen Boyd.


3 October 2019, Thursday, at 3PM, by Ollie Hamelijnck.

The paper: Variational Fourier Features for Gaussian Processes


25 September 2019, Wednesday, at 3PM, by Omer Deniz Akyildiz.

The paper: Convergence rates for optimised adaptive importance samplers


29 July 2019, Monday, at 4PM, by Daniel J. Tait.

The paper: The Statistical Finite Element Method (Paper reading)


22 July 2019, Monday, at 4PM, by Daniel J. Tait.

The paper: The Statistical Finite Element Method (Cont.)

Background: Introduction to PDEs (2)


15 July 2019, Monday, at 4PM, by Daniel J. Tait.

The paper: The Statistical Finite Element Method

Background: Introduction to PDEs


8 July 2019, Monday, at 4PM, by Omer Deniz Akyildiz.

The paper: Integral Transforms from Finite Data: An Application of Gaussian Process Regression to Fourier Analysis


1 April 2019, at 3PM, by Ollie Hamelijnck.

Papers

1) State-Space Inference and Learning with Gaussian Processes

2) Identification of Gaussian Process State Space Models


1-30 March 2019, by Omer Deniz Akyildiz.

The book: Bayesian Filtering and Smoothing, Chapters 2-5 and 8