Lajanugen Logeswaran

I'm a fourth year PhD candidate advised by Professor Honglak Lee at the Computer Science Department of University of Michigan. My research interests lie in Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing and Computer Vision. My specific interests include Representation Learning and Generative models.

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NEWS

  • 09/05/2018: Paper on attribute controlled text generation accepted to NIPS 2018
  • 05/14/2018: I was an intern in the NLU team at Google Seattle
  • 01/29/2018: Paper on learning sentence representations accepted to ICLR 2018
  • 11/08/2017: Paper on sentence ordering and coherence modeling accepted to AAAI 2018

PUBLICATIONS

  • Content preserving text generation with attribute controls [paper]

Lajanugen Logeswaran, Honglak Lee, Samy Bengio

Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS) 2018

  • An efficient framework for learning sentence representations [paper][code]

Lajanugen Logeswaran, Honglak Lee

International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR) 2018

  • Sentence Ordering and Coherence Modeling using Recurrent Neural Networks [paper]

Lajanugen Logeswaran, Honglak Lee, Dragomir Radev

AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) 2018

  • Generative Adversarial Text-to-Image Synthesis [paper]

Scott Reed, Zeynep Akata, Xinchen Yan, Lajanugen Logeswaran, Bernt Schiele, Honglak Lee

International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML) 2016

  • Solving Jigsaw Puzzles using Paths and Cycles [paper][code]

Lajanugen Logeswaran

British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC) 2014

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Research Intern, Google Language Understanding team (Seattle, WA), May 2018 - Jan 2019

Hosts: Kristina Toutanova, Ming-Wei Chang

  • Research Intern, Google Brain (Mountain View, CA), Feb - Jun 2017

Hosts: Honglak Lee, Samy Bengio

AWARDS AND HONORS

  • Rackam Conference Travel Grant (ICML 2016, AAAI 2018)
  • Scholarship to attend Deep Learning Summer School (2016)
  • Prof C Patuwathavithane memorial award for highest GPA in final year in the Engineering Faculty (2014)
  • Bronze medal at the 50th International Mathematical Olympiad (2009)