Denis Yarats

Research Engineer

I am a research engineer at Facebook AI Research (FAIR), currently focusing on neural machine translation and natural language processing. Prior to joining Facebook, I led a machine learning team at Quora, and before that I spent some time working on search ranking for Bing at Microsoft.


AI, deep learning, natural language processing and computer vision

Latest Publications

Hierarchical Decision Making by Generating and Following Natural Language Instructions

Hengyuan Hu, Denis Yarats, Qucheng Gong, Yuandong Tian, Mike Lewis

NeurIPS - December 2, 2019

Quasi-Hyperbolic Momentum and Adam for Deep Learning

Jerry Ma, Denis Yarats

ICLR - May 4, 2019

Hierarchical Text Generation and Planning for Strategic Dialogue

Denis Yarats, Mike Lewis

ICML 2018 - July 10, 2018

Convolutional Sequence to Sequence Learning

Jonas Gehring, Michael Auli, David Grangier, Denis Yarats, Yann N. Dauphin

ICML 2017 - August 6, 2017

Deal or No Deal? End-to-End Learning for Negotiation Dialogues

Mike Lewis, Denis Yarats, Yann Dauphin, Devi Parikh, Dhruv Batra

EMNLP 2017 - September 8, 2017