Shengran Hu


Hello, World! I am Shengran Hu (胡圣然 in Chinese). I am a PhD student at University of British Columbia, advised by Dr. Jeff Clune. My research interests focus on AI Agents and Open-Endedness.

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Jan 8, 2024 Thought Cloning covered in Science!
Sep 21, 2023 Our work Thought Cloning has been accepted to NeurIPS 2023 as a spotlight! [tweet thread].

selected publications

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    Thought Cloning: Learning to Think while Acting by Imitating Human Thinking
    Shengran Hu, and Jeff Clune
    In Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS), 2023
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    Multi-objective Neural Architecture Search with Almost No Training
    Shengran Hu, Ran Cheng, Cheng He, and Zhichao Lu
    In Evolutionary Multi-Criterion Optimization (EMO), 2021