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Training of Template-Specific Weighted Energy Function for Sequence-to-Structure Alignment
(University of Waterloo, 2008-09-26)
Threading is a protein structure prediction method that uses a library of template protein structures in the following steps: first the target sequence is matched to the template library and the best template structure ...
Unsupervised Spectral Ranking For Anomaly Detection
(University of Waterloo, 2014-09-10)
Anomaly detection is the problem of finding deviations from expected normal patterns. A wide variety of applications, such as fraud detection for credit cards and insurance, medical image monitoring, network intrusion ...
A Statistical Analysis of the Aggregation of Crowdsourced Labels
(University of Waterloo, 2015-10-29)
Crowdsourcing, due to its inexpensive and timely nature, has become a popular method of collecting data that is difficult for computers to generate. We focus on using this method of human computation to gather labels for ...
Trust Region Methods for Training Neural Networks
(University of Waterloo, 2017-11-09)
Artificial feed-forward neural networks (ff-ANNs) serve as powerful machine learning models for supervised classification problems. They have been used to solve problems stretching from natural language processing to ...
Affective Sentiment and Emotional Analysis of Pull Request Comments on GitHub
(University of Waterloo, 2017-12-15)
Sentiment and emotional analysis on online collaborative software development forums can be very useful to gain important insights into the behaviors and personalities of the developers. Such information can later on be ...
StyleCounsel: Seeing the (Random) Forest for the Trees in Adversarial Code Stylometry
(University of Waterloo, 2018-01-12)
Authorship attribution has piqued the interest of scholars for centuries, but had historically remained a matter of subjective opinion, based upon examination of handwriting and the physical document. Midway through the ...