Data Science and Machine Learning (Saligrama Lab)



Faculty

Venkatesh Saligrama
Professor and Data Science Faculty Fellow
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Department of Computer Science (by courtesy)
8 St. Mary's Street, Room 438, Boston University, MA 02215
srv@bu (add dot edu)


Research interests

Resource Constrained Learning
Efficient Training and Inference: Federated training for heterogenous devices and data.
Budgeted Learning: Test-time Feature Acquisition Costs
Hybrid Inference: IoT/Cloud models, Selective Classification.

Learning with Limited Supervision
Cross-Domain Adaptation
Open Set Recognition: Zero-Shot Learning, Few-Shot Learning, Meta-Learning

AI and Society
Mitigating Bias in Machine-Learned Representations

Learning and Estimation on Graphs/Networks
Subgraph Anomaly Detection, Community and Network Change Detection


Graduate students

Alp Acar,
PhD Student
Research topics: Efficient Training and Inference
Office: PHO 411A
Aditya Gangrade,
PhD Student
(Co-Advised with Prof. Nazer)
Research topics: Statistical Testing of Networks
Office: PHO 411A
Email: gangrade@bu.edu
Samarth Mishra,
PhD Student
(Co-Advised with Prof. Saenko)
Research topics: Learning with Limited Supervision
Office: PHO 411A
Email: samarthm@bu.edu
Pengkai Zhu,
PhD Student
Research topics: Zero-shot Detection and Learning
Office: PHO 411A
Email: zpk@bu.edu
Anil Kag,
PhD Student
Research topics: Deep Neural Network Methods
Office: PHO 411A
Email: anilkag@bu.edu
Tianrui Chen,
PhD Student
Research topics: Selective Classification
Office: PHO 411A
Email: trchen@bu.edu