Hello, Friend.


Name
Matus Telgarsky

Email
mtelgars at cs dot ucsd dot edu

Locations
2016 - (?).   Research statement, teaching statement, cv.

2014 - 2016.   Postdoc in EECS, University of Michigan. Host: Jake Abernethy.
2013 - 2014.   Consulting Researcher at MSR NYC. Host: John Langford.
2013 - 2014.   Postdoc in Statistics, Rutgers University. Host: Tong Zhang.
2007 - 2013.   PhD in Computer Science, UCSD. Advisor: Sanjoy Dasgupta.
2004 - 2007.   BS in Computer Science & Discrete Math, CMU.
2001 - 2003.   Diploma in Violin Performance, Juilliard.

Selected papers
Representation Benefits of Deep Feedforward Networks.
Matus Telgarsky.
[arXiv] Convex Risk Minimization and Conditional Probability Estimation.
Matus Telgarsky, Miroslav Dudík, Robert Schapire.
[arXiv] [short video] [poster] Moment-based Uniform Deviation Bounds for \(k\)-means and Friends.
Matus Telgarsky, Sanjoy Dasgupta.
[pdf] [arXiv] [poster] Margins, Shrinkage, and Boosting.
Matus Telgarsky.
[arXiv] [video] Agglomerative Bregman Clustering.
Matus Telgarsky, Sanjoy Dasgupta.
[pdf] [short video] Full list of papers.

Miscellaneous
I used to play the violin;
I coded a screensaver, a 3-d plotting tool, and a few other things if you know where to look;
my desk is always messy;
I like scifi books, pencils, ramen, and aphex twin.