Department of Computer Science and Technology

Course pages 2019–20

R250: Autoencoders


R250: Advanced Topics in Machine Learning is a course taken by MPhil ACS and Part III students. Students pick 3 topics, and present papers. This page describes the topic on Autoencoders.


  1. Extracting and composing robust features with denoising autoencoders, Vincent, Larochelle, Bengio, Manzagol (ICML 2008)
  2. Learning adversarially fair and transferable representations, Madras, Creager, Pitassi, Zemel (ICML 2018)
  3. Auto-Encoding Variational Bayes, Kingma, Welling (ICLR 2013)
  4. Semi-supervised learning with deep generative models, Kingma, Rezende, Mohamed, Welling (NIPS 2014)
  5. ╬▓-VAE: learning basic visual concepts with a constrained variational framework, Higgins, Matthey, Pal, Burgess, Glorot, Botbinick, Mohamed, Lerchner (ICLR 2017)
  6. Grammar Variational Autoencoder, Kisner, Paige, Hernández-Lobato (ICML 2017)