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Education/Academic qualification

Computer Science and Engineering, PhD, University of Washington

… → 2008

Computer Science and Engineering, MS, University of Washington

… → 2004

Computer Science, Minors in Mathematics and Economics, BS/MS, Case Western Reserve University

… → 2000

Research interests

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Machine learning
  • Natural language processing

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Grants 2010 2021

Learning systems
Students
Digital computers
Game theory
Teaching
Search engines
World Wide Web
Artificial intelligence
Learning systems
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Metadata
Neural networks
Search engines
Gold
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Research Output 2000 2018

Construction of the Literature Graph in Semantic Scholar

Ammar, W., Groeneveld, D., Bhagavatula, C. S., Beltagy, I., Crawford, M., Downey, D. C. & Dunkelberger, J., 2018, Proceedings of the 2018 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics : Human Language Technologies. Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), Vol. 3. p. 84-91 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Semantics

Controlling global statistics in recurrent neural network text generation

Noraset, T., Demeter, D. & Downey, D. C., Jan 1 2018, 32nd AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, AAAI 2018. AAAI Press, p. 5333-5341 9 p. (32nd AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, AAAI 2018).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Recurrent neural networks
Statistics

Extracting commonsense properties from embeddings with limited human guidance

Yang, Y., Birnbaum, L. A., Wang, J. & Downey, D. C., Jan 1 2018, ACL 2018 - 56th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Proceedings of the Conference (Short Papers). Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 644-649 6 p. (ACL 2018 - 56th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Proceedings of the Conference (Long Papers); vol. 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Intelligent systems
Experiments
Problem-Based Learning

Otyper: A neural architecture for open named entity typing

Yuan, Z. & Downey, D. C., Jan 1 2018, 32nd AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, AAAI 2018. AAAI press, p. 6037-6044 8 p. (32nd AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, AAAI 2018).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Network architecture
Neural networks
Processing

Sampling informative training data for RNN language models

Fernandez, J. & Downey, D. C., Jan 1 2018, ACL 2018 - 56th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Proceedings of the Student Research Workshop. Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 9-13 5 p. (ACL 2018 - 56th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Proceedings of the Student Research Workshop).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Recurrent neural networks
Sampling
Importance sampling