5th April - 22nd April 2019

Etymo Newsletter provides the latest development in machine learning research, including the most popular datasets and the most trending papers in the past two weeks.

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Fortnight Summary

Popular datasets include MNIST, ImageNet, COCO, and KITTI. Our trending phrases are generative map, deep local, and relation graph. Three trending papers are related to ResNet-type CNN, precision object detection, and explainable AI. In the Easter holiday special section, we cover five latest papers on knowledge graph.

Popular Datasets

Here are most mentioned datasets over the last two weeks.

Name Type Number of Papers
MNIST Handwritten Digits 78
ImageNet Image Dataset 66
COCO Common Objects in Context 53
KITTI Autonomous Driving 32
CIFAR-10 Tiny Image Dataset in 10 Classes 31
CelebA Large-scale CelebFaces Attributes (CelebA) Dataset 22

Trending Phrases

In this section, we present a list of phrases that appeared significantly more in this newsletter than the previous newsletters.

Etymo Trending

Presented below is a list of the most trending papers added in the last two weeks.

  • Approximation and Non-parametric Estimation of ResNet-type Convolutional Neural Networks:
    "Convolutional neural networks (CNNs) are unrealistically wide and difficult to obtain via optimization due to sparse constraints in important function classes, including the H¨older class." This paper shows "a ResNet-type CNN can attain the minimax optimal error rates in these classes."

  • Precise Detection in Densely Packed Scenes:
    This paper proposes a novel, deep-learning based method for precise object detection, i.e., man-made scenes that contains numerous objects, often identical, positioned in close proximity.

  • Fairwashing: the risk of rationalization:
    Black-box explanation includes model explanation, outcome explanation, and model inspection. This paper shows that these techniques can be used in a negative manner to perform fairwashing. This paper proposes a method for searching for fair rule lists approximating an unfair black-box model.

Easter Holiday Special: Latest in Knowledge Graph

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