Variational inference and deep learning

Computer Science

25Oct2017 13:00 - 14:00

PhD defence ceremony

Diderik Kingma carries out research in the field of machine learning. He proposes novel solutions to the problems of variational (Bayesian) inference, generative modeling, representation learning, semi-supervised learning and stochastic optimisation.

 D.P. Kingma: Variational Inference & Deep Learning: A New Synthesis.

Supervisor

Prof. M. Welling

Co-supervisor

Dr J.M. Mooij

Location

Entrance

This event is open to the public.

Published by  University of Amsterdam