Including patents, theses and installations.
Matthew Hoffman, Eric Brochu and Nando de Freitas. Portfolio Allocation for Bayesian Optimization. 27th Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence (UAI2011). bibtex
Kenji Okuma, Eric Brochu, David G. Lowe and James J. Little. An Adaptive Interface for Active Localization. International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications. project homepage pdf bibtex
Eric Brochu, Vlad M. Cora and Nando de Freitas. A Tutorial on Bayesian Optimization of Expensive Cost Functions, with Application to Active User Modeling and Hierarchical Reinforcement Learning. eprint arXiv:1012.2599, arXiv.org, December 2010. pdf bibtex
Eric Brochu, Tyson Brochu and Nando de Freitas. A Bayesian Interactive Optimization Approach to Procedural Animation Design. ACM SIGGRAPH/Eurographics Symposium on Computer Animation, 2010.video pdf bibtex
Ruben Martinez-Cantin, Nando de Freitas, Eric Brochu, Jose Castellanos and Arnaud Doucet. A Bayesian Exploration-Exploitation Approach for Optimal Online Sensing and Planning with a Visually Guided Mobile Robot. Autonomous Robots, 27(2):93–103. pdf bibtex
Eric Brochu, Vlad M. Cora and Nando de Freitas. A Tutorial on Bayesian Optimization of Expensive Cost Functions, with Application to Active User Modeling and Hierarchical Reinforcement Learning. Technical Report TR-2009-023. University of British Columbia, Department of Computer Science.
Earlier version of the 2010 tutorial (above, with same title). Please use the arXiv version, this one is obsolete.
Nando de Freitas, Ali Davar, Eric Brochu, Mike Klaas and Kevin Leyton-Brown. Worio: A Web-Scale Machine Learning System. Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 21, Demonstration Session. abstract
Ali Davar, Mike Klaas and Eric Brochu. US Patent 20080262986 entitled Method for training a classifier. Continuation on US Patent 20070156615. pdf
Ali Davar, Mike Klaas and Eric Brochu. US Patent 20070156615 entitled Method for training a classifier. pdf
Awarded First Place at the ACM SIGGRAPH Student Research Competition.
Eric Brochu. VAGMMNT: A Multimedia Navigation Tool. Multimedia Installation. Vancouver Art Gallery, exhibit titled “Emily Carr: New Perspectives on a Canadian Icon”, October 2006 to January 2007. online archive video of CTV News report
Eric Brochu and Nando de Freitas. “Name That Song!”: A Probabilistic Approach to Querying on Music and Text. Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 15. ps