Dynamic Routing Between Capsules

NeurIPS 2017 Sara SabourNicholas FrosstGeoffrey E Hinton

A capsule is a group of neurons whose activity vector represents the instantiation parameters of a specific type of entity such as an object or an object part. We use the length of the activity vector to represent the probability that the entity exists and its orientation to represent the instantiation parameters... (read more)

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Evaluation results from the paper

Task Dataset Model Metric name Metric value Global rank Compare
Image Classification MultiMNIST CapsNet Percentage error 5.2 # 1