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Sajad Norouzi

Sajadn [at] cs [.] toronto [.] edu

University of Toronto

Vector Institute

I'm an Applied Scientist at Amazon. I did my masters at the University of Toronto and the Vector Institute under the supervision of David Fleet.


  • Recipe for Training Non-Autoregressive Transformers with Cross-Entropy
    Sajad Norouzi, Rasa Hosseinzadeh, Felipe Perez, Maksims Volkovs
    Submitted to ACL 2023; Paper
  • Semantic Parsing with Less Prior and More Monolingual Data
    Sajad Norouzi, Yanshuai Cao
    ACL 2021; Paper
  • Exemplar VAE: Linking Generative Models, Nearest Neighbor Retrieval, and Data Augmentation
    Sajad Norouzi, David Fleet, Mohammad Norouzi
    NeurIPS 2020; Paper Code
  • Atlas of Digital Pathology: A Generalized Hierarchical Histological Tissue Type-Annotated Database for Deep Learning Mahdi S. Hosseini, Lyndon Chan, Gabriel Tse, Michael Tang, Jun Deng, Sajad Norouzi, Corwyn Rowsell, Konstantinos N. Plataniotis, Savvas Damaskinos
    CVPR 2019; Paper


  • Variational Fair Information Bottleneck
    Sajad Norouzi
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  • Switchable-Shake Normalization
    Sajad Norouzi, Rasa Hosseinzadeh, Saina Asani
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I participated in my first triathlon competition in 2022 mainly because I enjoy running and swimming. I also enjoy listening to songs from Thom York and Rufus Wainright. I take some electric guitar classes casually!