July 20–24, 2015
Portland, OR
Chiyuan Zhang

Chiyuan Zhang
PhD Student, MIT

Website | @pluskid

Chiyuan Zhang received his BS and Master’s degrees in computer science from Zhejiang University, China, in 2009 and 2012, respectively. He is currently a PhD candidate in the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory at MIT. His research interests include machine learning and computational neuroscience, as well as applications to processing / analysis of speech, vision, and other kinds of real-world signals.


10:00am–10:40am Friday, 07/24/2015
Solve E146
Mocha.jl is an efficient and flexible deep learning framework for Julia. It supports multiple computation backends, leading to 20~30 times faster training on a modern GPU device. We will use an example to illustrate the user interfaces of Mocha.jl and also introduce the design and architecture behind the library implementations. Read more.