publications

in reversed chronological order

2021

  1. Differentiable Particle Filtering without Modifying the Forward Pass
    Ĺšcibior, A., Masrani, V., and F., Wood
    In submission 2021
  2. UAI
    q-Paths: Generalizing the Geometric Annealing Path using Power Means
    Masrani*, V., Brekelmans*, R., Bui, T., Nielsen, F., Galstyan, A., Ver Steeg, G., and Wood, F. and
    In 37th Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence 2021

2020

  1. NeurIPS
    Annealed Importance Sampling with q-Paths
    Brekelmans*, R., Masrani*, V., Thang, B., Wood, F., Galstyan, A., Ver Steeg, G., and Nielsen, F.
    In NeurIPS Workshop on Deep Learning through Information Geometry (Best Paper Award) 2020
  2. NeurIPS
    Gaussian Process Bandit Optimization of the Thermodynamic Variational Objective
    2020
  3. ICML
    All in the Exponential Family: Bregman Duality in Thermodynamic Variational Inference
    Brekelmans*, R., Masrani*, V., Wood, F., Ver Steeg, G., and Galstyan, A.
    International Conference On Machine Learning 2020
  4. Planning as Inference in Epidemiological Models
    Wood, F., Warrington, A., Naderiparizi, S., Weilbach, C., Masrani, V., Harvey, W., Scibior, A., Beronov, B., and Nasseri, A.
    arXiv preprint 2020

2019

  1. CVPR
    Improved Few-Shot Visual Classification
    Bateni, P., Goyal, R., Masrani, V., Wood, F., and Sigal, L.
    Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition 2019
  2. NeurIPS
    The Thermodynamic Variational Objective
    Masrani, V., Le, Tuan Anh, and Wood, F.
    Neural Information Processing Systems 2019

2018

  1. Detecting dementia from written and spoken language
    Masrani, V.
    2018

2017

  1. CCAI
    Domain adaptation for detecting mild cognitive impairment
    Masrani, V., Murray, G., Field, T., and Carenini, G.
    In Canadian Conference on Artificial Intelligence 2017
  2. ACL
    Detecting dementia through retrospective analysis of routine blog posts by bloggers with dementia
    Masrani, V., Murray, G., Field, T., and Carenini, G.
    In BioNLP 2017 2017
  3. ACL
    Generating and Evaluating Summaries for Partial Email Threads: Conversational Bayesian Surprise and Silver Standards
    Johnson, J., Masrani, V., Carenini, G., and Ng, R.
    In Proceedings of the 18th Annual SIGdial Meeting on Discourse and Dialogue 2017
  4. IEEE
    A study of social interactions in open source component use
    Palyart, M., Murphy, G., and Masrani, V.
    IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering 2017
  5. Improving Diagnostic Accuracy Of Alzheimer’s Disease From Speech Analysis Using Markers Of Hemispatial Neglect
    Field, Thalia S, Masrani, V., Murray, G., and Carenini, G.
    Alzheimer’s & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association 2017