Ziang Xie

Contact
zxie@cs.stanford.edu, Gates 110
Position
PhD student, Computer Science, 2013—present
Advisors
Andrew Ng, Dan Jurafsky
Interests
machine learning, natural language processing, deep learning
Elsewhere
Twitter   Google Scholar  

Papers

  • Neural Text Generation: A Practical Guide. arXiv:1711.09534, 2017 [pdf]
  • Data Noising as Smoothing in Neural Network Language Models. Ziang Xie, Sida I. Wang, Jiwei Li, Daniel Levy, Aiming Nie, Dan Jurafsky, Andrew Y. Ng. ICLR, 2017 + Baylearn, 2016. [pdf] [code]
  • Neural Language Correction with Character-Based Attention. Ziang Xie, Anand Avati, Naveen Arivazhagan, Dan Jurafsky, Andrew Y. Ng. arXiv:1603.09727, 2016 [pdf] [code]
  • Lexicon-Free Conversational Speech Recognition with Neural Networks. Andrew L. Maas*, Ziang Xie*, Dan Jurafsky, Andrew Y. Ng. NAACL, 2015 [pdf]
  • Building DNN Acoustic Models for Large Vocabulary Speech Recognition. Andrew L. Maas, Peng Qi, Ziang Xie, Awni Y. Hannun, Christopher T. Lengerich, Daniel Jurafsky, Andrew Y. Ng. Computer Speech & Language, Volume 41. [pdf]

Full listing: Google Scholar

Teaching

  • Co-head TA, CS229, Machine Learning, Fall 2017
  • Head TA, CS124, From Languages to Information, Spring 2017
  • TA, CS229, Machine Learning, Fall 2016

Before

Other

  • NDSEG Fellowship, 2014-2017
  • Stanford SoE Fellowship, 2013-2014