Teaching

Autumn 2016:


CSE 259

Autumn 2015:


CSE 190 - Student evaluations CSE 255 - Student evaluations

Spring 2015:


CSE 190 - Student evaluations

Winter 2015:


CSE 255 - Student evaluations

Talks

Oct. 26 Design@Large@UCSD
Oct. 21 CMU Tepper School of Business
Sep. 18 RecSys
Aug. 18/19 Amazon
Aug. 14 Machine Learning meets Fashion@KDD
May. 5 SDM
Apr. 29 UCSD MAS DSE 220
Apr. 11 WWW
Apr. 4 UCSD AI Seminar
Apr. 1 USC (ISI)
Feb. 26 Caltech (Visipedia)
Feb. 24 Symantec
Feb. 22 UC Irvine
Feb. 11 Computing in the Arts@UCSD
Jan. 29 Adobe
Jan. 27 Target
Jan. 15 Etsy

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Julian McAuley

Assistant Professor

Room 4102 Computer Science Department @ UCSD

e-mail: ude.dscu.esc@yeluacmj

News

11/2016: I am organizing the Southern California Machine Learning Symposium with Yisong Yue at Caltech on November 18

9/2016: Three papers accepted (with Ruining, Charles, and Mengting) to ICDM 2016

8/2016: I ran the 12th Workshop on Mining and Learning with Graphs (MLG) with Shobeir Fakhraei, Lise Getoor, Danai Koutra, and Sean Taylor at KDD 2016

6/2016: Paper w/ Ruining, Chen, and Zhaowen accepted to RecSys 2016

6/2016: Received a GPU gift from NVIDIA

4/2016: Paper w/ Ruining, Chunbin, and Jianguo accepted to IJCAI 2016

3/2016: Paper w/ Zhen, Javen, Wei, Yanning, and Anton accepted to CVPR 2016

2/2016: Demo paper w/ Ruining and Chunbin accepted to WWW 2016

1/2016: I ran a public workshop on Big Graphs: Theory and Practice with Shachar Lovett at UCSD in January

12/2015: Papers w/ Ruining (on fashion trends) and Alex (on Q/A) accepted to WWW 2016

11/2015: Paper w/ Ruining accepted to AAAI 2016

Conference Papers

2016

Modeling ambiguity, subjectivity, and diverging viewpoints in opinion question answering systems
Mengting Wan, Julian McAuley
International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM)
reviews | bibtex

Learning compatibility across categories for heterogeneous item recommendation
Ruining He, Charles Packer, Julian McAuley
International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM)
reviews | bibtex

Fusing similarity models with Markov chains for sparse sequential recommendation
Ruining He, Julian McAuley
International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM)
reviews | bibtex

Vista: A visually, socially, and temporally-aware model for artistic recommendation
Ruining He, Chen Fang, Zhaowen Wang, Julian McAuley
RecSys
pdf | reviews | bibtex | data

Addressing complex and subjective product-related queries with customer reviews
Julian McAuley, Alex Yang
World Wide Web (WWW)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data

Ups and downs: Modeling the visual evolution of fashion trends with one-class collaborative filtering
Ruining He, Julian McAuley
World Wide Web (WWW)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data

VBPR: Visual bayesian personalized ranking from implicit feedback
Ruining He, Julian McAuley
AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data

Pairwise matching through max-weight bipartite belief propagation
Zhen Zhang, Javen Shi, Julian McAuley, Wei Wei, Yanning Zhang, Anton van den Hengel
Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (Matlab)

Sparse hierarchical embeddings for visually-aware one-class collaborative filtering
Ruining He, Chunbin Lin, Jianguo Wang, Julian McAuley
International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | data

2015

Learning visual clothing style with heterogeneous dyadic co-occurrences
Andreas Veit, Balazs Kovacs, Sean Bell, Julian McAuley, Kavita Bala, Serge Belongie
International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV)
pdf | reviews | bibtex

Image-based recommendations on styles and substitutes
Julian McAuley, Christopher Targett, Javen Shi, Anton van den Hengel
SIGIR
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data | slides | questions

Inferring networks of substitutable and complementary products
Julian McAuley, Rahul Pandey, Jure Leskovec
Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data | poster | examples | models | questions

Top-N recommendation with missing implicit feedback
Daryl Lim, Julian McAuley, Gert Lanckriet
RecSys
pdf | reviews | bibtex | poster

Improving latent factor models via personalized feature projection for one-class recommendation
Tong Zhao, Julian McAuley, Irwin King
Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM)
pdf | reviews | bibtex

2014

Leveraging social connections to improve personalized ranking for collaborative filtering
Tong Zhao, Julian McAuley, Irwin King
Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM)
pdf | reviews | bibtex

Finding progression stages in time-evolving event sequences
Jaewon Yang, Julian McAuley, Jure Leskovec, Paea LePendu, Nigam Shah
World Wide Web (WWW)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data

Detecting cohesive and 2-mode communities in directed and undirected networks
Jaewon Yang, Julian McAuley, Jure Leskovec
Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data

2013

Hidden factors and hidden topics: Understanding rating dimensions with review text
Julian McAuley, Jure Leskovec
RecSys
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data | slides | questions

From amateurs to connoisseurs: Modeling the evolution of user expertise through online reviews
Julian McAuley, Jure Leskovec
World Wide Web (WWW)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data | slides

Understanding the interplay between titles, content, and communities in social media
Himabindu Lakkaraju, Julian McAuley, Jure Leskovec
International Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | data | slides

Community detection in networks with node attributes
Jaewon Yang, Julian McAuley, Jure Leskovec
International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data

2012

Learning to discover social circles in ego networks
Julian McAuley, Jure Leskovec
Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data | poster | Kaggle | questions

Learning attitudes and attributes from multi-aspect reviews
Julian McAuley, Jure Leskovec, Dan Jurafsky
International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data | slides

Image labeling on a network: Using social-network metadata for image classification
Julian McAuley, Jure Leskovec
European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data | poster | questions

2011

Optimization of robust loss functions for weakly-labeled image taxonomies: An ImageNet case study
Julian McAuley, Arnau Ramisa, Tiberio Caetano
Energy Minimization Methods in Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (EMMCVPR)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | slides

2010

Exploiting data-independence for fast belief-propagation
Julian McAuley, Tiberio Caetano
International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | poster

Unified graph matching in Euclidean spaces
Julian McAuley, Teofilo de Campos, Tiberio Caetano
Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data | poster

Exploiting within-clique factorizations in junction-tree algorithms
Julian McAuley, Tiberio Caetano
Artificial Intelligence and Statistics (AISTATS)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | poster

2009

Exponential family graph matching and ranking
James Petterson, Tiberio Caetano, Julian McAuley, Jin Yu
Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | poster

Hierarchical image-region labeling via structured learning
Julian McAuley, Teofilo de Campos, Gabriela Csurka, Florent Perronnin
British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | poster

Shape classification through structured learning of matching measures
Longbin Chen, Julian McAuley, Rogerio Feris, Tiberio Caetano, Matthew Turk
Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | poster

2008

Robust near-isometric matching via structured learning of graphical models
Julian McAuley, Tiberio Caetano, Alex Smola
Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data | poster

2006

Learning high-order MRF priors of color images
Julian McAuley, Tiberio Caetano, Alex Smola, Matthias Franz
International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C/Matlab) | poster | slides

Journal Papers

2014

Discovering social circles in ego networks
Julian McAuley, Jure Leskovec
ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data (TKDD)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data | Kaggle | questions

2012

Optimization of robust loss functions for weakly-labeled image taxonomies
Julian McAuley, Arnau Ramisa, Tiberio Caetano
International Journal of Computer Vision (IJCV)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | questions

Fast matching of large point sets under occlusions
Julian McAuley, Tiberio Caetano
Pattern Recognition
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data

2011

Faster algorithms for max-product message-passing
Julian McAuley, Tiberio Caetano
Journal of Machine Learning Research (JMLR)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++)

Fast inference with min-sum matrix product
Pedro Felzenszwalb, Julian McAuley
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++)

2009

Learning graph matching
Tiberio Caetano, Julian McAuley, Li Cheng, Quoc Le, Alex Smola
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data

Faster graphical models for point-pattern matching
Tiberio Caetano, Julian McAuley
Spatial Vision (by invitation)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data

2008

Graph rigidity, cyclic belief propagation and point pattern matching
Julian McAuley, Tiberio Caetano, Marconi Barbosa
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI)
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++) | data

2007

The rich-club phenomenon across complex network hierarchies
Julian McAuley, Tiberio Caetano, Luciano da Fontoura Costa
Applied Physics Letters
pdf | reviews | bibtex | code (C++)

Workshops and Demos

2016

Predicting risky behavior in social communities
Olivia Simpson, Julian McAuley
Mining and Learning with Graphs
pdf

Fashionista: A fashion-aware graphical system for exploring visually similar items
Ruining He, Chunbin Lin, Julian McAuley
World Wide Web (WWW, demo track)
pdf

2012

Learning to discover social circles in ego networks
Julian McAuley, Jure Leskovec
NIPS Workshop on Social Network and Social Media Analysis
pdf

2010

Learning near-isometric matching models
Julian McAuley, Tiberio Caetano
ICML Workshop on Learning in Non-(geo)metric Spaces
pdf | poster

Exact inference in graphical models: Is there more to it?
Julian McAuley, Tiberio Caetano
NIPS Workshop on Learning with Orderings; Learning and Intelligent Optimization
pdf | slides

2009

Exploiting within-clique factorizations in junction-tree algorithms
Julian McAuley, Tiberio Caetano
NIPS Workshop on Discrete Optimization in Machine Learning
pdf | poster

2008

Consistent structured estimation for weighted bipartite matching
James Petterson, Tiberio Caetano, Julian McAuley
NIPS Workshop on Algebraic and Combinatorial Methods in Machine Learning
link | slides

Book Chapters

2010

Graphical models
Julian McAuley, Tiberio Caetano, Wray Buntine
Encyclopedia of Machine Learning (C. Sammut and G. Webb, editors)
link

Patents

2011

Unified graph matching in Euclidean spaces and applications to image comparison and retrieval
Julian McAuley, Teofilo de Campos
U.S. Patent Application 12/571,630
link

Consistent hierarchical labeling of images and image regions
Julian McAuley, Teofilo de Campos, Gabriela Csurka, Florent Perronnin
U.S. Patent Application 12/546,948
link