Search Results for author: Toshimitsu Uesaka

Found 15 papers, 6 papers with code

Understanding Multimodal Contrastive Learning Through Pointwise Mutual Information

no code implementations30 Apr 2024 Toshimitsu Uesaka, Taiji Suzuki, Yuhta Takida, Chieh-Hsin Lai, Naoki Murata, Yuki Mitsufuji

Multimodal representation learning to integrate different modalities, such as text, vision, and audio is important for real-world applications.

Classification Contrastive Learning +2

Manifold Preserving Guided Diffusion

no code implementations28 Nov 2023 Yutong He, Naoki Murata, Chieh-Hsin Lai, Yuhta Takida, Toshimitsu Uesaka, Dongjun Kim, Wei-Hsiang Liao, Yuki Mitsufuji, J. Zico Kolter, Ruslan Salakhutdinov, Stefano Ermon

Despite the recent advancements, conditional image generation still faces challenges of cost, generalizability, and the need for task-specific training.

Conditional Image Generation

Consistency Trajectory Models: Learning Probability Flow ODE Trajectory of Diffusion

1 code implementation1 Oct 2023 Dongjun Kim, Chieh-Hsin Lai, Wei-Hsiang Liao, Naoki Murata, Yuhta Takida, Toshimitsu Uesaka, Yutong He, Yuki Mitsufuji, Stefano Ermon

Consistency Models (CM) (Song et al., 2023) accelerate score-based diffusion model sampling at the cost of sample quality but lack a natural way to trade-off quality for speed.

Denoising Image Generation

On the Equivalence of Consistency-Type Models: Consistency Models, Consistent Diffusion Models, and Fokker-Planck Regularization

no code implementations1 Jun 2023 Chieh-Hsin Lai, Yuhta Takida, Toshimitsu Uesaka, Naoki Murata, Yuki Mitsufuji, Stefano Ermon

The emergence of various notions of ``consistency'' in diffusion models has garnered considerable attention and helped achieve improved sample quality, likelihood estimation, and accelerated sampling.

SAN: Inducing Metrizability of GAN with Discriminative Normalized Linear Layer

1 code implementation30 Jan 2023 Yuhta Takida, Masaaki Imaizumi, Takashi Shibuya, Chieh-Hsin Lai, Toshimitsu Uesaka, Naoki Murata, Yuki Mitsufuji

Generative adversarial networks (GANs) learn a target probability distribution by optimizing a generator and a discriminator with minimax objectives.

Image Generation

GibbsDDRM: A Partially Collapsed Gibbs Sampler for Solving Blind Inverse Problems with Denoising Diffusion Restoration

1 code implementation30 Jan 2023 Naoki Murata, Koichi Saito, Chieh-Hsin Lai, Yuhta Takida, Toshimitsu Uesaka, Yuki Mitsufuji, Stefano Ermon

Pre-trained diffusion models have been successfully used as priors in a variety of linear inverse problems, where the goal is to reconstruct a signal from noisy linear measurements.

Blind Image Deblurring Denoising +1

Unsupervised vocal dereverberation with diffusion-based generative models

no code implementations8 Nov 2022 Koichi Saito, Naoki Murata, Toshimitsu Uesaka, Chieh-Hsin Lai, Yuhta Takida, Takao Fukui, Yuki Mitsufuji

Removing reverb from reverberant music is a necessary technique to clean up audio for downstream music manipulations.

Diversity

Diffiner: A Versatile Diffusion-based Generative Refiner for Speech Enhancement

1 code implementation27 Oct 2022 Ryosuke Sawata, Naoki Murata, Yuhta Takida, Toshimitsu Uesaka, Takashi Shibuya, Shusuke Takahashi, Yuki Mitsufuji

Although deep neural network (DNN)-based speech enhancement (SE) methods outperform the previous non-DNN-based ones, they often degrade the perceptual quality of generated outputs.

Denoising Speech Enhancement

FP-Diffusion: Improving Score-based Diffusion Models by Enforcing the Underlying Score Fokker-Planck Equation

1 code implementation9 Oct 2022 Chieh-Hsin Lai, Yuhta Takida, Naoki Murata, Toshimitsu Uesaka, Yuki Mitsufuji, Stefano Ermon

Score-based generative models (SGMs) learn a family of noise-conditional score functions corresponding to the data density perturbed with increasingly large amounts of noise.

Denoising

SQ-VAE: Variational Bayes on Discrete Representation with Self-annealed Stochastic Quantization

1 code implementation16 May 2022 Yuhta Takida, Takashi Shibuya, WeiHsiang Liao, Chieh-Hsin Lai, Junki Ohmura, Toshimitsu Uesaka, Naoki Murata, Shusuke Takahashi, Toshiyuki Kumakura, Yuki Mitsufuji

In this paper, we propose a new training scheme that extends the standard VAE via novel stochastic dequantization and quantization, called stochastically quantized variational autoencoder (SQ-VAE).

Quantization

Preventing Oversmoothing in VAE via Generalized Variance Parameterization

no code implementations17 Feb 2021 Yuhta Takida, Wei-Hsiang Liao, Chieh-Hsin Lai, Toshimitsu Uesaka, Shusuke Takahashi, Yuki Mitsufuji

Variational autoencoders (VAEs) often suffer from posterior collapse, which is a phenomenon in which the learned latent space becomes uninformative.

Decoder

AR-ELBO: Preventing Posterior Collapse Induced by Oversmoothing in Gaussian VAE

no code implementations1 Jan 2021 Yuhta Takida, Wei-Hsiang Liao, Toshimitsu Uesaka, Shusuke Takahashi, Yuki Mitsufuji

Variational autoencoders (VAEs) often suffer from posterior collapse, which is a phenomenon that the learned latent space becomes uninformative.

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