Publications

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Papers

REVISITING HETEROPHILY FOR GRAPH NEURAL NETWORKS

Sitao Luan, Chenqing Hua, Qincheng Lu, Jiaqi Zhu, Mingde Zhao, Shuyuan Zhang, Xiao-Wen Chang, Doina Precup @ Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS), 2022

TEMPORAL ABSTRACTIONS-AUGMENTED TEMPORALLY CONTRASTIVE LEARNING: AN ALTERNATIVE TO THE LAPLACIAN IN RL

Akram Erraqabi, Marlos C. Machado, Mingde Zhao, Sainbayar Sukhbaatar, Alessandro Lazaric, Ludovic Denoyer, Yoshua Bengio @ Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence (UAI), 2022

A CONSCIOUSNESS-INSPIRED PLANNING AGENT FOR MODEL-BASED REINFORCEMENT LEARNING

Mingde Zhao*, Zhen Liu*, Sitao Luan*, Shuyuan Zhang*, Doina Precup, Yoshua Bengio @ Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS), 2021.

BI-SPACE INTERACTIVE COOPERATIVE COEVOLUTIONARY ALGORITHM FOR LARGE SCALE BLACKBOX OPTIMIZATION

Hongwei Ge, Mingde Zhao, Yaqing Hou, Kai Zhang, Liang Sun, Guozhen Tan, Qiang Zhang, Philip Chen @ Applied Soft Computing, 2020

TRAINING MATTERS: UNLOCKING POTENTIALS OF DEEPER GRAPH CONVOLUTIONAL NEURAL NETWORKS

Sitao Luan*, Mingde Zhao*, Xiao-Wen Chang, Doina Precup @ ArXiv, 2020.

COMPLETE THE MISSING HALF: AUGMENTING AGGREGATION FILTERING WITH DIVERSIFICATION FOR GRAPH CONVOLUTIONAL NETWORKS

Sitao Luan*, Mingde Zhao*, Chenqing Hua*, Xiao-Wen Chang, Doina Precup @ ArXiv, 2020.

TWO-STAGE AUTOMATIC IMAGE ANNOTATION BASED ON LATENT SEMANTIC SCENE CLASSIFICATION

Hongwei Ge, Kai Zhang, Yaqing Hou, Chao Yu, Mingde Zhao, Zhen Wang, Liang Sun @ International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), 2020.

META-LEARNING STATE-BASED ELIGIBILITY TRACES FOR MORE SAMPLE-EFFICIENT POLICY EVALUATION

Mingde Zhao*, Sitao Luan*, Ian Porada*, Xiao-Wen Chang, Doina Precup @ International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS), 2020.

BREAK THE CEILING: STRONGER MULTI-SCALE DEEP GRAPH CONVOLUTIONAL NETWORKS

Sitao Luan*Mingde Zhao*, Xiao-Wen Chang, Doina Precup @ Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS), 2019.

EXPLORING OVERALL CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION FOR IMAGE CAPTIONING IN HUMAN-LIKE COGNITIVE STYLE

Hongwei Ge, Zehang Yan, Kai Zhang, Mingde Zhao, Liang Sun @ International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2019.

A TWO-ENGINE INTERACTION DRIVEN MANY-OBJECTIVE EVOLUTIONARY ALGORITHM WITH FEASIBILITY-AWARE ADAPTATION

Hongwei Ge*Mingde Zhao*, Kai Zhang, Yaqing Hou @ Applied Soft Computing, 2019.

STRATEGY SELECTION IN COMPLEX GAME ENVIRONMENTS BASED ON TRANSFER RL

Hongwei Ge*Mingde Zhao*, Kai Zhang, Liang Sun @ International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), 2019.

MULTI-GRAINED CASCADE ADABOOST EXTREME LEARNING MACHINE FOR FEATURE REPRESENTATION

Hongwei Ge, Weiting Sun, Mingde Zhao, Kai Zhang, Liang Sun, Chao Yu @ International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), 2019.

A SELECTIVE ENSEMBLE LEARNING FRAMEWORK FOR ECG-BASED HEARTBEAT CLASSIFICATION WITH IMBALANCED DATA

Hongwei Ge, Keyi Sun, Liang Sun, Mingde Zhao, Chunguo Wu @ International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM), 2018.

A MANY-OBJECTIVE EVOLUTIONARY ALGORITHM WITH TWO INTERACTING PROCESSES: CASCADE CLUSTERING AND REFERENCE POINT INCREMENTAL LEARNING

Hongwei Ge*Mingde Zhao*, Liang Sun, Zhen Wang, Guozhen Tan, Qiang Zhang, C. L. Philip Chen @ IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation (TEVC), 2019.

A MANY-OBJECTIVE EVOLUTIONARY ALGORITHM WITH FAST CLUSTERING AND REFERENCE POINT REDISTRIBUTION

Mingde Zhao, Hongwei Ge, Hongyan Han, Liang Sun @ IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC), 2018.

Software and Patents

FAST DICHOTOMIC CNN FOR HIERARCHICAL TRAFFIC SIGN IDENTIFICATION

Hongwei Ge, Mingde Zhao @ National Intellectual Property Administration of China, 2017.

PEACH FLESH SEGMENTATION USING DRL

Hongwei Ge, Mingde Zhao @ National Intellectual Property Administration of China, 2017.

Theses

A TRANSFER RL MODEL BASED ON KNOWLEDGE INHERITANCE AND DECISION-MAKING ASSISTANCE

Mingde Zhao @ Dalian University of Technology, Undergraduate Thesis, 2018.