Remco Chang


Associate Professor
Tufts University
Computer Science


Halligan Hall 221
161 College Avenue
Medford, MA 02155
(Office) 617-627-3681
(Lab) 617-627-6514
remco_at_cs.tufts.edu


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Recent Professors

Professor Humayoun!

Congratulations to Shah Rukh Humayoun who is an assistant professor in the CS department at the San Francisco State University starting in 2019!

 

Professor Battle!

Congratulations to Leilani Battle (MIT, primary advisor: Mike Stonebraker) who is an assistant professor in the CS department at the University of Maryland starting in 2018!

 

Professor Yuksel!

Congratulations to Beste Yuksel (Tufts, primary advisor: Rob Jacob) who is an assistant professor in the CS department at the University of San Francisco starting in 2016!

 

Professor Ottley!

Congratulations to Alvitta Ottley, who is an assistant professor in the Computer Science department at Washington University in St. Louis starting in 2016!

                 

Professor Crouser!

Congratulations to Jordan Crouser, who is an assistant professor in the Stats and Data Science department at Smith College in 2015!

 

Professor Brown!

Congratulations to Eli Brown, who is an assistant professor in the Computer Science department at DePaul University starting in 2016!

 

Professor Harrison!

Congratulations to Lane Harrison, who is an assistant professor in the Computer Science department at WPI starting in 2015!

 

Professor Peck!

Congratulations to Evan Peck (Tufts, primary advisor: Rob Jacob), who is an assistant professor in the CS department at Bucknell starting in 2014!

 

Recent Publications

NN Architecture Search

We introduce REMAP, a system that helps a user perform guided search of neural network architectures.

(VAST)

 

Effect of Latency

A study of how latency in a system affects a user's search behavior in a visualization interface.

(InfoVis)

 

AutoML + VIS

A visual analytics system (Snowcat) that integrates AutoML for model construction, comparison, and selection.

(EuroVis) (EuroVis Short)

 

Kyrix

An optmized database + visualization system for web-based multi-canvas pan-zoom interfaces. (MIT)

(EuroVis), (CIDR), (VLDB)

 

At a Glance

Modeling the perceived complexity of time-series visualization using "pixel approximate entropy"

(InfoVis)

 

RNNbow

Visualizing of the learning rates (the relative gradient contributions) of a recurrent neural network.

(CGA)

 

Weber's Law 2.0!

Modeling of the perception of correlation in scatterplots. Follow up work to the Weber's law paper in 2014.

(TVCG)

 

Beagle

Machine learning and classification of visualization types using SVG elements in HTML

(CHI)

 

Recent Grants

NSF HDR (2019-2021)

Accelerating the Discovery of Electronic Materials through Human-Computer Bayesian Optimization

NSF HDR (2019-2021)

Converging Genomics, Phenomics, and Environments Using Interpretable Machine Learning Models

NSF IGE (2019-2023)

STEM Graduate training in Data Science: Solution-oriented, Student-led, Team-based, Computationally-enriched (SOLSTICE) Training

MDA MIDAS (2019-2020)

Multisensory Interactive Data Analysis System

DARPA CHESS (2019-2023)

CHECKMATE: Computer Human Enhanced Coordination for Knowledge, Management, Analysis, and Testing for Exploits

Walmart Foundation (2018-2020)

Behavioral Nudges

DARPA D3M (2017-2021)

User-Driven Model Steering and Curation via Inference from Interaction and Model-Space Sampling

Navy TACTIC-D (2017-2021)

Techniques to Adjust Computational Trends Involving Changing Data

NSF CAREER (2015-2020)

Analyzing Interactions in Visual Analytics for User and Data Modeling

Recent Talks

(09-23-2019) University of Minnesota
(10-01-2018) Dagstuhl
(08-22-2018) Hong Kong Univ Science and Technology
(05-31-2018) DoD Visualization Workshop
(04-18-2018) University of Konstanz
(01-24-2018) National Academies of Sciences
(01-08-2018) Luxembourg Inst Science and Technology
(12-20-2017) University of Ghent
(09-13-2017) Tufts Friedman School of Nutrition
(08-30-2017) University of Colorado Boulder
(04-03-2017) Draper
(02-15-2017) MIT CSAIL Graphics Seminar
(12-08-2016) University of Arizona
(12-06-2016) Arizona State
(11-10-2016) Washington DC
(03-09-2016) Bently University
(02-29-2016) KAUST
(01-12-2016) Middlesex University London
(01-06-2016) University College London (UCL)