Lawrence Saul

Department of Computer Science and Engineering
University of California, San Diego
About Research Teaching Contact

I have worked broadly in many foundational areas of machine learning; I have also worked on many real-world applications to problems in computer systems and security. A complete list of publications is here. Below are some representative papers organized by topic.

Manifold learning and high dimensional data analysis
Variational inference
Distance metric learning
Kernel methods
Statistical physics
  • L. K. Saul and M. Kardar (1993). Exact integer algorithm for the 2d ±J Ising spin glass. Physical Review E 48:R3221-3224.

  • L. K. Saul, M. Kardar, and N. Read (1992). Directed waves in random media. Physical Review A 45: 8859-8869.