Five new papers from the group to appear at NIPS 2016 in Barcelona

Five new papers from the group are to appear at the 2016 conference on Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS 2016), to be held in December in Barcelona, Spain.

The list of papers are:

Renyi Divergence Variational Inference
Yingzhen Li and Rich Turner

A Theoretically Grounded Application of Dropout in Recurrent Neural Networks
Yarin Gal and Zoubin Ghahramani

Understanding Probabilistic Sparse Gaussian Process Approximations
Matthias Stephan Bauer, Mark van der Wilk, and Carl Edward Rasmussen.

Consistent Kernel Mean Estimation for Functions of Random Variables
Adam Ścibior*, Carl-Johann Simon-Gabriel*, Iliya Tolstikhin, Bernhard Schölkopf. * equal contribution.

Distributed Flexible Nonlinear Tensor Factorization
Shandian Zhe, Kai Zhang, Pengyuan Wang, Kuang-chih Lee, Zenling Xu, Yuan Qi, and Zoubin Ghahramani.

For the most up to date versions of the papers, visit the authors’ webpages, which may be found through our group members page