In July 2011 I moved to Harvard University to join the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. My new web page is here.

Conference Papers

Ryan Prescott Adams, Zoubin Ghahramani and Michael I. Jordan.
Tree-Structured Stick Breaking for Hierarchical Data.
In Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 23. 2010.
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Iain Murray and Ryan Prescott Adams.
Slice Sampling Covariance Hyperparameters of Latent Gaussian Models.
In Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 23. 2010.
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Ryan Prescott Adams, George E. Dahl and Iain Murray.
Incorporating Side Information into Probabilistic Matrix Factorization Using Gaussian Processes.
In Proceedings of the 26th Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence. 2010.
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Ryan Prescott Adams, Hanna M. Wallach and Zoubin Ghahramani.
Learning the Structure of Deep Sparse Graphical Models.
In Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics. 2010.
Winner of Best Paper Award
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Iain Murray, Ryan Prescott Adams, and David J.C. MacKay.
Elliptical Slice Sampling.
In Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics. 2010.
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Ryan Prescott Adams and Zoubin Ghahramani.
Archipelago: Nonparametric Bayesian Semi-Supervised Learning.
In Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML 2009). 2009.
Honourable Mention for ICML Best Paper
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Ryan Prescott Adams, Iain Murray and David J.C. MacKay.
Tractable Nonparametric Bayesian Inference in Poisson Processes with Gaussian Process Intensities.
In Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML 2009). 2009.
Honourable Mention for ICML Best Student Paper
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Ryan Prescott Adams, Iain Murray and David J.C. MacKay.
The Gaussian Process Density Sampler.
In Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 21 (NIPS 2008). 2009.
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Ryan Prescott Adams and Oliver Stegle.
Gaussian Process Product Models for Nonparametric Nonstationarity.
In Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML-2008). 2008.
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Invited Discussion Papers

Iain Murray and Ryan Prescott Adams.
Discussion of the paper: Riemann manifold Langevin and Hamiltonian Monte Carlo methods by Girolami and Calderhead
To appear in Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B: Statistical Methodology. 2011.
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Preprints and Working Papers

Ryan Prescott Adams and Richard Zemel.
Ranking via Sinkhorn Propagation.
arxiv:1106.1925v1 [stat.ML].
Jasper Snoek, Ryan Prescott Adams and Hugo Larochelle.
Semiparametric Latent Variable Models for Guided Representation.
arXiv:1102.1492 [stat.ML].
Ryan Prescott Adams, Iain Murray and David J.C. MacKay.
Nonparametric Bayesian Density Estimation with Gaussian Processes.
pdf arXiv:0912.4896v1 [stat.CO].

Abstracts

Jasper Snoek, Ryan Prescott Adams and Hugo Larochelle.
Semiparametric Latent Variable Models for Guided Representation.
Learning Workshop. 2011
Iain Murray and Ryan Prescott Adams.
Easy, Effective Monte Carlo Methods for Exploring Latent Gaussian Models.
Workshop on Bayesian Inference in Latent Gaussian Models. 2011.
Ryan Prescott Adams, Zoubin Ghahramani and Michael I. Jordan.
Tree-Structured Stick Breaking Processes for Hierarchical Data.
MCMSki III. 2011.
Iain Murray and Ryan Prescott Adams.
Slice Sampling with Latent Gaussian Models.
International Society for Bayesian Analysis World Meeting. 2010.
Ryan Prescott Adams, Zoubin Ghahramani and Michael I. Jordan.
Tree-Structured Stick Breaking Processes for Hierarchical Modeling.
NIPS Nonparametric Bayes Workshop. 2009.
Ryan Prescott Adams, Iain Murray and David J.C. MacKay.
Nonparametric Bayesian Density Modeling with Gaussian Processes.
ICML/UAI Nonparametric Bayes Workshop. 2008.
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Ryan Prescott Adams, Iain Murray and David J.C. MacKay.
The Gaussian process density sampler.
Snowbird Learning Workshop. 2008.
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Technical Reports

Jeroen C. Chua, Inmar E. Givoni, Ryan Prescott Adams and Brendan J. Frey.
Bayesian Painting by Numbers: Flexible Priors for Colour-Invariant Object Recognition.
Probabilistic and Statistical Inference Group, University of Toronto Technical Report PSI TR 2011-001.
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Ryan Prescott Adams and David J.C. MacKay.
Bayesian online changepoint detection.
University of Cambridge Technical Report. arXiv:0710.3742v1 [stat.ML]. 2007.
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Thesis

Ryan Prescott Adams
Kernel Methods for Nonparametric Bayesian Inference of Probabilities and Point Processes.
PhD Thesis, Department of Physics, University of Cambridge. 2009.
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