Publications

Online Influence Maximization under Independent Cascade Model with Semi-Bandit Feedback
Zheng Wen, Branislav Kveton, Michal Valko, Sharan Vaswani, accepted to NIPS, 2017.

Model-Independent Online Learning for Influence Maximization
Sharan Vaswani, Branislav Kveton, Zheng Wen, Mohammad Ghavamzadeh, Laks.V.S.Lakshmanan, Mark Schmidt, ICML, 2017. [pdf] [slides] [poster] [code]

Horde of Bandits using Gaussian Markov Random Fields
Sharan Vaswani, Mark Schmidt, Laks.V.S.Lakshmanan, AISTATS, 2017. (Oral Presentation) [pdf] [poster] [slides]

Adaptive Influence Maximization: Why commit when you can adapt ?
Sharan Vaswani, Laks.V.S.Lakshmanan, arXiv preprint arXiv:1604.08171 (2016). [pdf]

Influence Maximization with Bandits
Sharan Vaswani, Laks.V.S.Lakshmanan, Mark Schmidt, NIPS workshop on Networks in the Social and Information Sciences 2015, arXiv preprint arXiv:1503.00024 (2015). [pdf]

Influence Maximization in Bandit and Adaptive Settings
Sharan Vaswani, MSc thesis, University of British Columbia. [pdf]

Modeling Non-Progressive Phenomena for Influence Propagation
Vincent Yun Lou, Smriti Bhagat, Laks V.S. Lakshmanan,Sharan Vaswani, ACM Conference on Online Social Networks(COSN) 2014. [pdf] [ Tech_report ]

Performance Evaluation of Medical Imaging Algorithms on Intel MIC Platform
Jyotsna Khemka, Mrugesh Gajjar, Sharan Vaswani, Nagavijayalakshmi Vydyanathan, Rama Malladi, Vinutha V. 20th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing (HiPC) 2013. [pdf]

Fast 3D Salient Region Detection in Medical Images using GPUs
Rahul Thota, Sharan Vaswani, Amit Kale, and Nagavijayalakshmi Vydyanathan. Machine Intelligence and Signal Processing. SpringerIndia, 2016. [pdf]

Fast 3D Structure Localization in Medical Volumes using CUDA-enabled GPUs
Sharan Vaswani, Rahul Thota, Nagavijayalakshmi Vydyanathan, Amit Kale. 2nd IEEE International Conference on Parallel Distributed and Grid Computing 2012, India. (Best paper award). [pdf]