News

  • Aug 2022: Successfully hosted discussion group on Neural Nets for Cognition at CogSci! Thanks to everyone who could make it, and my co-organizers: Jay McClelland, Judy Fan, and Felix Binder!

  • May 2022: Paper describing a paradigm to perform property induction with language models accepted at CogSci 2022! Check it out here!

  • May 2022: I will be interning at Google Research this fall! Feeling very fortunate!

  • March 2022: New preprint describing my library minicons out on arxiv. Check it out here!

  • February 2022: Presented my dissertation proposal at the AAAI 2022 Doctoral Consortium! Check out the corresponding poster here!

  • February 2022: Passed my PhD proposal!

  • January 2022: Happy to be selected as a Graduate Student Fellow in the inaugural Purdue Graduate School Mentoring Fellows program!

  • December 2021: Pleased to officially release documentation for my package minicons. Check it out on pypi!

  • November 2021: I recently gave a talk about some ideas on simulating property induction with language models at Allyson Ettinger’s research group at UChicago. Here are my slides.

  • October 2021: My thesis proposal was accepted to AAAI 2022 Doctoral Consortium! My application materials can be found here!

  • October 2021: Passed my prelim examination!

  • September 2021: Submitted a (tentative) thesis summary to the AAAI-2022 doctoral consortium!

  • July 2021: Presenting my paper on whether language models learn typicality at CogSci 2021!

  • May 2021: Our NAFIPS 2021 paper received an honorable mention for the Best Student Paper award.

  • April 2021: Paper about typicality ratings and language models with Allyson and Julia accepted accepted as a talk to CogSci 2021!

  • March 2021: Paper accepted to NAFIPS 2021!

  • February 2021: Submitted papers to ACL-IJCNLP 2021 and CogSci 2021.

  • October 2020: Passed my MS thesis defense!

  • October 2020: Presenting a poster about my Findings of EMNLP 2020 paper at Blackbox NLP!

  • September 2020: Paper with Allyson and Julia accepted for publication in Findings of EMNLP ! Preprint and Code coming soon!

  • September 2020: I was featured by the Purdue Graduate School on their social media! [Link].

  • August 2020: Congrats to my undergraduate advisees Qingyuan “Carol” Hu and Yi Zhang for their paper with Julia and me being accepted to ICCI*CC 2020!

  • July 2020: Presented a Poster with Allyson Ettinger and Julia at the first virtual CogSci!

  • May 2020: Paper with Julia accepted at NAFIPS'20!

  • May 2020: Poster with Allyson Ettinger and Julia accepted at CogSci 2020!

  • April 2020: Congrats to my undergraduate advisees Qingyuan “Carol” Hu and Yi Zhang for winning second place at the first Virtual Purdue Undergraduate Research Conference!