
SafePILCO: a software tool for safe and dataefficient policy synthesis
SafePILCO is a software tool for safe and dataefficient policy search w...
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Explicit Regularisation in Gaussian Noise Injections
We study the regularisation induced in neural networks by Gaussian noise...
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Towards a Theoretical Understanding of the Robustness of Variational Autoencoders
We make inroads into understanding the robustness of Variational Autoenc...
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RelaxedResponsibility Hierarchical Discrete VAEs
Successfully training Variational Autoencoders (VAEs) with a hierarchy o...
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On Optimism in ModelBased Reinforcement Learning
The principle of optimism in the face of uncertainty is prevalent throug...
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Deep Learning for Portfolio Optimisation
We adopt deep learning models to directly optimise the portfolio Sharpe ...
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VIGN: Variational Integrator Graph Networks
Rich, physicallyinformed inductive biases play an imperative role in ac...
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Mixture Density Conditional Generative Adversarial Network Models (MDCGAN)
Generative Adversarial Networks (GANs) have gained significant attention...
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Iterate Averaging Helps: An Alternative Perspective in Deep Learning
Iterate averaging has a rich history in optimisation, but has only very ...
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Learning Bijective Feature Maps for Linear ICA
Separating highdimensional data like images into independent latent fac...
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Ready Policy One: World Building Through Active Learning
ModelBased Reinforcement Learning (MBRL) offers a promising direction f...
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OneShot Bayes Opt with Probabilistic Population Based Training
Selecting optimal hyperparameters is a key challenge in machine learning...
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Effective Diversity in PopulationBased Reinforcement Learning
Maintaining a population of solutions has been shown to increase explora...
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HumBug Zooniverse: a crowdsourced acoustic mosquito dataset
Mosquitoes are the only known vector of malaria, which leads to hundreds...
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MLRG Deep Curvature
We present MLRG Deep Curvature suite, a PyTorchbased, opensource packa...
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A Maximum Entropy approach to Massive Graph Spectra
Graph spectral techniques for measuring graph similarity, or for learnin...
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Indian Buffet Neural Networks for Continual Learning
We place an Indian Buffet Process (IBP) prior over the neural structure ...
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Safety Guarantees for Planning Based on Iterative Gaussian Processes
Gaussian Processes (GPs) are widely employed in control and learning bec...
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Deep Reinforcement Learning for Trading
We adopt Deep Reinforcement Learning algorithms to design trading strate...
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Stratified Space Learning: Reconstructing Embedded Graphs
Many datarich industries are interested in the efficient discovery and ...
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Regularising Deep Networks with DGMs
Here we develop a new method for regularising neural networks where we l...
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Disentangling to Cluster: Gaussian Mixture Variational Ladder Autoencoders
In clustering we normally output one cluster variable for each datapoint...
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Balancing Reconstruction Quality and Regularisation in ELBO for VAEs
A tradeoff exists between reconstruction quality and the prior regulari...
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MEMe: An Accurate Maximum Entropy Method for Efficient Approximations in LargeScale Machine Learning
Efficient approximation lies at the heart of largescale machine learnin...
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Disentangling Improves VAEs' Robustness to Adversarial Attacks
This paper is concerned with the robustness of VAEs to adversarial attac...
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Robustness Quantification for Classification with Gaussian Processes
We consider Bayesian classification with Gaussian processes (GPs) and de...
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Populationbased Global Optimisation Methods for Learning Longterm Dependencies with RNNs
Despite recent innovations in network architectures and loss functions, ...
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Enhancing Time Series Momentum Strategies Using Deep Neural Networks
While time series momentum is a wellstudied phenomenon in finance, comm...
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A Machine Learning approach to Risk Minimisation in Electricity Markets with Coregionalized Sparse Gaussian Processes
The nonstorability of electricity makes it unique among commodity asset...
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WiSEVAE: Wide Sample Estimator VAE
Variational Autoencoders (VAEs) have been very successful as methods fo...
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Recurrent Neural Filters: Learning Independent Bayesian Filtering Steps for Time Series Prediction
Despite the recent popularity of deep generative state space models, few...
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Portfolio Optimization for Cointelated Pairs: SDEs vs. Machine Learning
We investigate the problem of dynamic portfolio optimization in continuo...
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Bayesian deep neural networks for lowcost neurophysiological markers of Alzheimer's disease severity
As societies around the world are ageing, the number of Alzheimer's dise...
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Intersectionality: Multiple Group Fairness in Expectation Constraints
Group fairness is an important concern for machine learning researchers,...
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Practical Bayesian Learning of Neural Networks via Adaptive Subgradient Methods
We introduce a novel framework for the estimation of the posterior distr...
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Semiunsupervised Learning of Human Activity using Deep Generative Models
Here we demonstrate a new deep generative model for classification. We i...
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Equality Constrained Decision Trees: For the Algorithmic Enforcement of Group Fairness
Fairness, through its many forms and definitions, has become an importan...
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Sequential sampling of Gaussian process latent variable models
We consider the problem of inferring a latent function in a probabilisti...
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Sequential sampling of Gaussian latent variable models
We consider the problem of inferring a latent function in a probabilisti...
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Entropic Spectral Learning in Large Scale Networks
We present a novel algorithm for learning the spectral density of large ...
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MOrdReD: Memorybased Ordinal Regression Deep Neural Networks for Time Series Forecasting
Time series forecasting is ubiquitous in the modern world. Applications ...
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Gradient descent in Gaussian random fields as a toy model for highdimensional optimisation in deep learning
In this paper we model the loss function of highdimensional optimizatio...
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VBALD  Variational Bayesian Approximation of Log Determinants
Evaluating the log determinant of a positive definite matrix is ubiquito...
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Safe Policy Search with Gaussian Process Models
We propose a method to optimise the parameters of a policy which will be...
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Costsensitive detection with variational autoencoders for environmental acoustic sensing
Environmental acoustic sensing involves the retrieval and processing of ...
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Novel Exploration Techniques (NETs) for Malaria Policy Interventions
The task of decisionmaking under uncertainty is daunting, especially fo...
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Riemannian tangent space mapping and elastic net regularization for costeffective EEG markers of brain atrophy in Alzheimer's disease
The diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease (AD) in routine clinical practice i...
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Mosquito detection with lowcost smartphones: data acquisition for malaria research
Mosquitoes are a major vector for malaria, causing hundreds of thousands...
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Entropic Determinants
The ability of many powerful machine learning algorithms to deal with la...
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Mosquito Detection with Neural Networks: The Buzz of Deep Learning
Many realworld timeseries analysis problems are characterised by scarc...
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Stephen Roberts
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Professor of Machine Learning & Director, OxfordMan Institute of Quantitative Finance, University of Oxford