Qiang Liu

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Assistant Professor of Computer Science, University of Texas at Austin

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Department:
Computer Science
Education:
PhD, University of California at Irvine
B.S. Beihang University

Selected Publications

H. Liu, Y. Feng, Y. Mao, D. Zhou, J. Peng, Q. Liu 2018; Action-dependent Control Variates for Policy Optimization via Stein Identity. In International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR)

Liu, Wang 2016; Stein Variational Gradient Descent: A General Purpose Bayesian Inference Algorithm. In Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS)

Liu, Lee, Jordan; ICML, 2016.  A Kernelized Stein Discrepancy for Goodness-of-fit Tests and Model Evaluation. In Proceedings of the 31st International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML)

Liu, Q., & Ihler, A. (2013). Variational algorithms for marginal MAP. The Journal of Machine Learning Research, 14(1), 3165-3200.

Liu, Q., Peng, J., & Ihler, A. T. (2012). Variational inference for crowdsourcing. In Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS) 

Liu, Q., & Ihler, A. (2012). Distributed parameter estimation via pseudo-likelihood. In International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML).

Liu, Q., & Ihler, A. T. (2011). Learning scale free networks by reweighted l1 regularization. In International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics (pp. 40-48).