Hello. I'm Matt McLure.

A PhD Candidate in Computer Science at Northwestern University,
working in the Qualitative Reasoning Group with Ken Forbus.


Research.

Analogical Learning

Integrate generative and discriminative training over structured examples.

Visual Encoding

Extract qualitative, structured descriptions of shape from hand-drawn ink. Keep analogy tractable by controlling attention.

Sketch Generation

Synthesize ink from qualitative, structured descriptions of shape. Potentially useful for active learning, rerepresentation, or visually completing occluded shapes.

Curriculum Vitae.

Contact me.

Email me at:
mclure <at> u <dot> northwestern <dot> edu