Carnegie Mellon University

Rajesh Chidambaram

Rajesh Chidambaram

Research Scholar with Eric Xing

Rajesh's principal research focus lies in developing cognitive neuroscience inspired deep learning algorithms. His current focus is on multi modal and multi task neural networks for Advanced Driving Systems.

Kei Furukawa

Kei Furukawa

Research Scholar with Ruslan Salakhutdinov

Kei's main interest is the application of machine learning and deep learning to develop a system for building automation. His mid-term goal is establishing a method for the system of a building to understand human behavior.

Sharmistha Jat

Sharmistha Jat

Research Scholar with Tom Mitchell

Sharmistha's main research interests lie in knowledge extraction from unstructured text. Her current research explorations lie at the intersection of NeuroScience and Natural Language Processing. 

Michael Kampffmeyer

Michael Kampffmeyer

Research Scholar with Eric Xing

Michael's research interests include the development of unsupervised deep learning methods for representation learning and clustering by utilizing ideas from kernel machines and information theoretic learning. Further, he is interested in computer vision, especially related to applications in remote sensing and health. 
 

Yen-Huan Li

Yen-Huan Li

Research Scholar with Pradeep Ravikumar

Yen-Huan's principal research interests include learning theory, high-dimensional statistics, and convex optimization. He is particularly interested in developing theories and algorithms for "non-standard" machine learning problems, where the loss function is non-Lipschitz and non-smooth, and/or the samples are not i.i.d. 

Saulo Pedro

Saulo Pedro

Research Scholar with Tom Mitchell

Saulo's research includes the development of machines that can learn from conversation, crowdsourcing and Never Ending Learning.

Xiaohui Zeng

Xiaohui Zeng

Research Scholar with Eric Xing

Xiaohui's principal research focus lies in visual reasoning using deep learning. She is currently working on dense video captioning. 

Yujia Zhang

Yujia Zhang

Research Scholar with Eric Xing

Yujia's principal research interests lie in computer vision and machine learning. Her current focus includes face detection and recognition, and abnormal human behavior analysis. She is also interested in video summarization using deep neural networks.

Yifeng Zhu

Yifeng Zhu

Research Scholar with Manuela Veloso

Yifeng’s principal research interests lie in robotics and reinforcement learning. He has focused on the application of reinforcement learning in robotics, and is now working on applying reinforcement learning in real robots such as small size leagues.