I am a first year PhD student at UMass-Amherst advised by Andrew McCallum. My current research interests are generating knowledge bases from raw text and vice versa.

Research

Main Conference
Katrina Evtimova, Andrew Drozdov, Douwe Kiela, Kyunghyun Cho
Emergent Communication in a Multi-Modal, Multi-Step Referential Game
Accepted as Poster at ICLR 2018
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Adina Williams, Andrew Drozdov, Samuel Bowman
Learning to parse from a semantic objective: It works. Is it syntax?
Accepted for Publication in TACL 2018
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Workshop
Andrew Drozdov and Samuel Bowman
The Coadaptation Problem when Learning How and What to Compose
Accepted as Extended Abstract at ACL 2017
workshop
Unpublished Work
Katrina Evtimova and Andrew Drozdov (Advised by David Sontag)
Understanding Mutual Information and its use in InfoGAN
Course Paper for Inference and Representation (2016)
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Sébastien Jean, Andrew Drozdov, and Arpit Jain
POS Tagging and Chunking with Subword2Word Models
Course Paper for Statistical Natural Language Processing (2015)
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