A Simple Way to Initialize Recurrent Networks of Rectified Linear Units

3 Apr 2015Quoc V. LeNavdeep JaitlyGeoffrey E. Hinton

Learning long term dependencies in recurrent networks is difficult due to vanishing and exploding gradients. To overcome this difficulty, researchers have developed sophisticated optimization techniques and network architectures... (read more)

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TASK DATASET MODEL METRIC NAME METRIC VALUE GLOBAL RANK RESULT LEADERBOARD
Sequential Image Classification Sequential MNIST iRNN Unpermuted Accuracy 97% # 7
Permuted Accuracy 82% # 9