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I am a PhD student in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. My interests lie between applied statistics, probabilistic AI, and media. I am a member of the Probabilistic Computing Project where we design and build probabilistic systems.

And here is my favorite comic.


Random Seed is a collection of ideas and notes.

Newspaper Op Eds

The opinion community at The Tech are an interesting (and dwindling) bunch. Some musings over the years.


Probabilistic data analysis with probabilistic programming. Saad, F. and Mansinghka, V.
[In review; preprint available on arXiv:1608.05347.] [PDF]

A probabilistic programming approach to probabilistic data analysis. Saad, F. and Mansinghka, V.
[To appear: Neural Information Processing Systems. 2016.]