People

Angela Fan

Research Engineer

I am a PhD student at INRIA Nancy and Facebook AI Research Paris, advised by Antoine Bordes, Chloe Braud, and Claire Gardent. I am interested in text generation. Before starting my PhD, I was a research engineer at FAIR for two and a half years and got a Bachelor’s degree in statistics at Harvard.

Interests

Machine learning, natural language processing, and data visualization

Latest Publications

Reducing Transformer Depth on Demand with Structured Dropout

Angela Fan, Edouard Grave, Armand Joulin

ICLR - April 26, 2020

Using Local Knowledge Graph Construction to Scale Seq2Seq Models to Multi-Document Inputs

Angela Fan, Claire Gardent, Chloé Braud, Antoine Bordes

EMNLP - November 3, 2019

Learning to Speak and Act in a Fantasy Text Adventure Game

Jack Urbanek, Angela Fan, Siddharth Karamcheti, Saachi Jain, Samuel Humeau, Emily Dinan, Tim Rocktäschel, Douwe Kiela, Arthur Szlam, Jason Weston

EMNLP - November 1, 2019

ELI5: Long Form Question Answering

Angela Fan, Yacine Jernite, Ethan Perez, David Grangier, Jason Weston, Michael Auli

ACL - July 28, 2019

Strategies for Structuring Story Generation

Angela Fan, Mike Lewis, Yann Dauphin

ACL - July 26, 2019

FAIRSEQ: A Fast, Extensible Toolkit for Sequence Modeling

Myle Ott, Sergey Edunov, Alexei Baevski, Angela Fan, Sam Gross, Nathan Ng, David Grangier, Michael Auli

NAACL - June 3, 2019

Pay less attention with Lightweight and Dynamic Convolutions

Felix Wu, Angela Fan, Alexei Baevski, Yann Dauphin, Michael Auli

ICLR - June 3, 2019

Controllable Abstractive Summarization

Angela Fan, David Grangier, Michael Auli

ACL NMT Workshop 2018 - July 20, 2018

Hierarchical Neural Story Generation

Angela Fan, Michael Lewis, Yann Dauphin

ACL 2018 - July 15, 2018

Language Modeling with Gated Convolutional Networks

Yann Dauphin, Angela Fan, Michael Auli, David Grangier

ICML - August 6, 2017