Readings (Apr 22 - Apr 28, 2018)

Apr 25, Wed

Blogs on recent CV

https://medium.com/@smallfishbigsea/notes-on-focal-loss-and-retinanet-9c614a2367c6

Apr 26, Thu

Chrisy in our lab defended her thesis today and that was such a great talk!

On DenseNet

DenseNet should be considered as the new state of the art for simple CV classification tasks. It's better than wide resnet, in terms of parameter efficiency, however, naive implementation (concatenation of all prev activations) is very memory intensive and this has been dealt with in their follow-up paper.

Simple Calibration for Deep NNs

https://arxiv.org/pdf/1706.04599.pdf