News

19 October 2022
New paper: On Classification Thresholds for Graph Attention with Edge Features.

3 October 2022
Aseem Baranwal will join Google as a Student Researcher.

3 May 2022
Shenghao Yang has been awarded the Canada Graduate Scholarship from NSERC.

30 April 2022
Our paper Graph Attention Retrospective won the best paper award at the GroundedML workshop.

21 April 2022
New paper: Effects of Graph Convolutions in Deep Networks.

8 April 2022
Shenghao Yang will join Amazon NY as an intern in July 2022.

8 April 2022
Kimon Fountoulakis will join Google for 4 months from May 16 to September 16 2022 as a visiting faculty researcher.

3 March 2022
Our paper Graph Attention Retrospective is 1/2 papers that was selected for presentation at the GroundedML workshop.

28 February 2022
New paper: Graph Attention Retrospective.

18 February 2022
Shenghao Yang is one of the three students that got the Cheriton Scholarship for Winter 2022. That’s 10k each year for 2 years.

5 January 2022
Our paper Flow-based Algorithms for Improving Clusters: A Unifying Framework, Software, and Performance was accepted at SIAM Review.

20 December 2021
Shenghao Yang was featured at Mathematics News.

14 October 2021
Aseem Baranwal has been nominated by the CS department for the PhD Google Fellowship.

28 September 2021
Our paper Local Hyper-flow Diffusion was accepted at NeurIPS 2021.

13 August 2021
Our paper Targeted Pandemic Containment Through Identifying Local Contact Network Bottlenecks was accepted at PLOS Computational Biology.

22 July 2021
Shenghao was a finalist for the best student presentation prize at SIAM ACDA. His talk was on Local Hyper-flow Diffusion. You can find the video here.

26 June 2021
Shenghao will present his work on Local Hyper-flow Diffusion at SIAM ACDA.

31 May 2021
Shenghao Yang is one of the 10 fellows to the Borealis AI Global Fellowship.

16 May 2021
Our paper Graph Convolution for Semi-Supervised Classification: Improved Linear Separability and Out-of-Distribution Generalization was accepted at ICML 21.

23 February 2021
Our paper Statistical guarantees for local graph clustering was accepted at JMLR.

17 February 2021
New paper: Local Hyper-flow Diffusion.

16 February 2021
New paper: Graph Convolution for Semi-Supervised Classification: Improved Linear Separability and Out-of-Distribution Generalization.

9 December 2020
Our paper Parallel and Communication Avoiding Least Angle Regression was accepted at SISC.

14 October 2020
Shenghao Yang is one of the three nominees of the CS department at UWaterloo for the IBM PhD Fellowship Award Program.

18. September 2020
Shenghao Yang is presenting his work on Targeted Pandemic Containment Through Identifying Local Contact Network Bottlenecks at NetSci 2020 on Wed 23rd of September at 15:55pm CEST (or 09:55am EDT). Here is the schedule. Here is the paper on arXiv.

18. September 2020
The revised version of our paper on parallel and communication avoiding least angle regression is on arXiv. Joint work with S. Das, J. Demmel, L. Grigori, M. W. Mahoney and S. Yang.

18. September 2020
Welcome — our lab is officially starting!