Yoshua Bengio  


Yoshua Bengio
Full Professor
Department of Computer Science and Operations Research
Canada Research Chair in Statistical Learning Algorithms
<my first name> (dot) <my last name> (at sign) umontreal (dot) ca

 

 

Current (active) students & post-docs



Devansh Arpit (post-doc)
Jason Jo (post-doc)
Joseph Paul Cohen (post-doc)
Jonathan Binas (post-doc)
Mirco Ravanelli (post-doc)
Min Lin (post-doc)
Simon Blackburn (post-doc)
Vincent Dumoulin (PhD)
Yaroslav Ganin (PhD)
Guillaume Alain (PhD)
Bart van Merrienboer (PhD)
Jessica Thompson (PhD)
Julian Vlad Serban (PhD)
Taesup Kim (Phd)
Dmitrii Serdiuk (PhD)
Saizheng Zhang (PhD)
Benjamin Scellier (PhD)
Sarath Chandar (PhD)
Dzmitry Bahdanau (PhD)
Chinnadhurai Sankar (PhD)
Sandeep Subramanian (PhD)
Zhouhan Lin (PhD)
Tong Che (PhD)
Tristan Sylvain (PhD)
Sherjil Ozair (PhD)
Giancarlo Kerg (PhD)
Akram Er-Raqabi (PhD)
William Fedus (PhD)
Won Lee (PhD)
Valentin Thomas (PhD)
Tristan Deleu (PhD)
Salem Lahlou (PhD)
Olexa Bilaniuk (MSc)
Anirudh Goyal (MSc)
Francis Dutil (MSc)
Philippe Lacaille (MSc)
Stéphanie Larocque (MSc)
Rithesh Kumar (MSc)
Samuel Lavoie-Marchildon


Former students & post-docs


Devon Hjelm (was post-doc @ MILA, now researcher at MSR Montreal)
Philemon Brakel (was post-doc @ MILA, now researcher at DeepMind)
Adriana Romero (was post-doc @ MILA, now researcher at Facebook AI Research Montreal)
Sungjin Ahn (was post-doc @ MILA, now researcher at Element AI))
Nicolas Ballas (was post-doc @ MILA, now researcher at FAIR-Montreal)
Akmal Aidar (was post-doc @ MILA, now researcher at Huawei Montreal)
Jorg Bornschein (was post-doc @ MILA, now researcher at DeepMind)
Kyunghyun Cho (was post-doc @ MILA, now faculty at NYU)
Asja Fischer (was post-doc @ MILA, now Assistant professor @ Ruhr-University Bochum)
Jyri Kivinen (was post-doc @ LISA, now back in Finland)
Heng Luo (was post-doc @ LISA, now back in China)
Antoine Bordes (was post-doc @ LISA, now professor @ U. Tech. Compiegnes)
Aaron Courville (was post-doc @ LISA, now professor @ U. Montreal)
Michael Mendel (was post-doc @ LISA, now professor @ CUNY)
Joseph Turian (was post-doc @ LISA, now heading Metaoptimize)
Jerome Louradour (was post-doc @ LISA, now researcher @ A2IA)
Marina Sokolova (was post-doc @ LISA, now researcher at the CHEO Research Institute)
Samy Bengio (was post-doc @ LISA, now research scientist @ Google Research)
Claude Nadeau (was post-doc @ LISA, now statistician @ Statistiques Canada)
Holger Schwenk (was post-doc @ LISA, now researcher @ Facebook AI Research Paris)
Gilles Caporossi (was post-doc @ LISA, now professor @ HEC Montréal)
Takafumi Kanamori (was post-doc @ LISA, now professor @ Nagoya University)
Ichiro Takeuchi (was post-doc @ LISA, now professor @ Nagoya University)
Christopher Kermorvant (was post-doc @ LISA, now researcher @ A2IA)
Pierre-Jean L'Heureux (was post-doc @ LISA, now high-school teacher)

Laurent Dinh (PhD 2018 @ MILA, currently researcher at Google Brain, Montreal)
Junyoung Chung (PhD 2018 @ MILA, currently researcher at DeepMind)
David Warde-Farley (PhD 2017 @ MILA, now researcher at DeepMind)
Li Yao (co-supervised PhD 2017 @ MILA, now data scientist at Enlitic)
Caglar Gulcehre (PhD 2017 @ MILA, currently researcher at DeepMind)
Mehdi Mirza (co-supervised PhD 2017 @ MILA, currently researcher at DeepMind)
Salah Rifai (incomplete PhD, currently CEO of Mantika)
Yann Dauphin (PhD 2015 @ LISA, now researcher @ Facebook AI Research, California)
Xavier Glorot (PhD 2015 @ LISA, now researcher @ Google DeepMind, London UK)
Ian Goodfellow (co-supervised PhD 2014 @ LISA, now researcher @ Google Research, Mountain View, CA)
Razvan Pascanu (PhD 2014 @ LISA, now researcher @ Google DeepMind, London UK)
Nicolas Boulanger-Lewandowski (co-supervised PhD 2014 @ LISA, now at Google, Mountain View, CA)
Guillaume Desjardins (co-supervised PhD 2013 @ LISA, now post-doc @ Deepmind/Google, London UK)
Philippe Hamel (co-supervised PhD 2012 @ LISA, now post-doc @ Nat. Inst. Adv. Ind. Sc. & Tech. (AIST), Japan)
Olivier Delalleau (PhD 2012 @ LISA, now researcher @ Ubisoft Montreal)
James Bergstra (PhD 2011 @ LISA, now post-doc @ Harvard U.)
Dumitru Erhan (PhD 2011 @ LISA, now researcher @ Yahoo Research)
François Rivest (co-supervised PhD 2010 @ LISA, now professor @ RMC, Kingston, Ontario)
Hugo Larochelle (PhD 2009 @ LISA, now professor @ Sherbrooke U.)
Nicolas Chapados (PhD 2009 @ LISA, now CEO @ Apstat Technologies)
Nicolas Le Roux (PhD 2008 @ LISA, now a post-doc @ INRIA-ENS, France)
Julie Carreau (PhD 2008 @ LISA, now post-doc @ LSCE {CNRS,CEA}, France)
Narjes Boufaden (PhD 2005 @ RALI+LISA, now researcher @ CRIM, Montreal)
Pascal Vincent (PhD 2003 @ LISA, now professor @ UdeM, computer science)
Charles Dugas (PhD 2003 @ LISA, now professor @ UdeM, math)
Joumana Ghosn (PhD 2002 @ LISA, now researcher @ Idilia, Montreal)
Steven Pigeon (PhD 2001 @ LISA, now researcher @ ETS)
François Gingras (PhD 1999 @ LISA, now portfolio manager @ Ontario Teachers Pension Fund)

Dong-Hyun Lee (MSc 2018 @ MILA, now deep learning researcher at Kakao Brain)
Soroush Mehri (MSc 2017 @ MILA, now researcher at Microsoft-Maluuba)
Martin Arjovski (MSc 2016 @ U. Buenos Aires, now PhD candidate at NYU)
Jose Rodrigues Sotelo (MSc 2016 @ MILA, now PhD candidate at MILA)
Kyle Kastner (MSc 2016 @ MILA, now PhD candidate at MILA)
David Krueger (MSc 2016 @ MILA, now PhD candidate at MILA)
Kelvin Xu (MSc 2016 @ MILA, now intern at Google Brain)
Samira Shabanian (MSc 2016 @ MILA, now researcher at Maluuba)
Matthieu Courbariaux (MSc 2015 @ Polytechnique Montréal, now researcher at MILA)
Pierre Luc Carrier (MSc 2014 @ LISA, now analyst @ MILA - U. Montreal)
Nicholas Leonard (MSc 2014 @ LISA, now research engineer @ Element Inc.)
Raul Chandias Ferrari (MSc 2014 @ LISA, now analyst at Morgan Stanley)
Eric Thibodeau-Laufer (MSc 2013 @ LISA, machine learning analyst @ Dow Jones)
Valentin Bisson (MSc 2012 @ LISA, machine learning analyst @ Ubisoft)
François Savard (MSc 2011 @ LISA, machine learning analyst @ STEERads)
Sylvain Pannetier-Lebeuf (MSc 2011 @ LISA + DMS, statistician @ Co-Operators Group
Olivier Breuleux (MSc 2010 @ LISA, PhD candidate @ U. Montreal)
Guillaume Desjardins (MSc 2009 @ LISA, PhD candidate @ LISA)
Pierre-Antoine Manzagol (MSc 2007 @ LISA, now engineer @ Google Montreal)
Dan Popovici (incomplete MSc 2007 @ LISA, now working for Google)
Christian Dorion (MSc 2004 @ LISA, now PhD candidate at McGill University)
Frederic Morin (MSc 2004 @ LISA, now working for Microsoft Research)
Marie Ouimet (MSc 2004 @ LISA)
Maryse Boisvert (MSc 2004 @ LISA)
Jean-François Paiement (MSc 2003 @ LISA, now Research Scientist for Yahoo)
Francis Pieraut (MSc 2003 @ LISA)
Christian Jauvin (MSc 2003 @ LISA)
Jean-Sebastien Senecal (MSc 2003 @ LISA)
Linyan Meng (MSc 2002 @ LISA, now statistician @ McGill University)
Julien Desaulnier (MSc 2000 @ LISA)
Nicolas Chapados (MSc 2000 @ LISA)
Vincent Philippe Lauzon (MSc 1999 @ LISA)
Simon Latendresse (MSc 1999 @ LISA)