ML Minor - Senior Projects
Sample of available research projects (updated September 2017).
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Interactive visualization and summarization of social circles in online social networks
Profiling users by inferring missing attributes from their friends'
Privacy Preserving Machine Learning
Life Long Learning
Exploiting Longitudinal EEG Input in a Reading Tutor
Machine learning for large-scale information extraction
Hybrid learning systems which combine logic and deep learning
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Machine learning for large-scale mobile personal and crowd data mining and visual/predictive analytics.
Dynamic feature ordering for interactive predictions.
|Artur Dubrawski||Learning to Support Decisions with Sparse Data|
|Bill Eddy||Verification of on-line forms for Census Bureau using record-matching and geographical data|
Symbolic learning from single or a few examples
Using symbolic knowledge to guide statistical learning (and vice versa)
Learning by reading
|Christos Faloutsos||Visualization and interaction with large graph|
|Geoff Gordon||Fast scalable inference and learning for probabilistic graphical models.|
|Matt Gormley||Machine Learning for Natural Language Processing|
|Kotaro Hara & Jennifer Mankoff||Using machine learning, computer vision, and crowdsourcing to evaluate daylight levels of buildings for designing urban technologies. Student must have a strong background in Machine Learning. Knowledge of Computer Vision (image segmentation and 3D geometry) and Web Development (crowdsourcing tool deployment) are useful.|
|Ken Koedinger||Machine learning to model human learning and automate assessment and tutoring of math, science, and computer science in online courses|
|Decoding what's encoded in the human genome using machine learning.|
|Using ML + Crowd to quality check data analysis procedures|
|Jack Mostow||Fit and tune student models using performance data from an individual student or small population of students. The context is the XPRIZE Global Learning Challenge to develop an open source Android app for African children to learn basic reading, writing, and numeracy without human teachers.|
We work on learning statistical generative models for the structure and distribution of organelles within cells directly from microscope images. There is a review article available at http://murphylab.cbd.cmu.edu/publications/204-murphy2016.pdf that summarizes our past work on the CellOrganizer project. The fundamental machine learning question is to be able to decide which of various modeling methods provides a better representation of the information in images of populations of cells.
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|Jeff Schneider||Recognizing bird species from audio of their singing|
Online and active optimization for material discovery
Personalized prediction of cardiovascular risk from brain scans
|Michael Tarr||Predicting neural vision data using deep networks|
Learning patterns from logged data from a mobile service robot, CoBot