Angela Fan

Angela is a Ph.D. student at INRIA Nancy and Facebook AI Research Paris. Before starting her Ph.D., she was a research engineer at FAIR and received a Bachelor's degree in statistics at Harvard. Angela's interests include text generation.

Angela's Publications

April 07, 2020

RESEARCH

NLP

Using Local Knowledge Graph Construction to Scale Seq2Seq Models to Multi-Document Inputs

Query-based open-domain NLP tasks require information synthesis from long and diverse web results. Current approaches extractively select portions of web text as input to Sequence-to-Sequence models using methods such as TF-IDF ranking. We…

Angela Fan, Claire Gardent, Chloé Braud, Antoine Bordes,

April 07, 2020

April 07, 2020

RESEARCH

COMPUTER VISION

Learning to Speak and Act in a Fantasy Text Adventure Game

We introduce a large-scale crowdsourced text adventure game as a research platform for studying grounded dialogue. In it, agents can perceive, emote, and act whilst conducting dialogue with other agents. Models and humans can both act as…

Jack Urbanek, Angela Fan, Siddharth Karamcheti, Saachi Jain, Samuel Humeau, Emily Dinan, Tim Rocktäschel, Douwe Kiela, Arthur Szlam, Jason Weston,

April 07, 2020

April 07, 2020

RESEARCH

THEORY

ELI5: Long Form Question Answering

We introduce the first large-scale corpus for long-form question answering, a task requiring elaborate and in-depth answers to open-ended questions. The dataset comprises 270K threads from the Reddit forum “Explain Like I’m Five” (ELI5) where…

Angela Fan, Yacine Jernite, Ethan Perez, David Grangier, Jason Weston, Michael Auli,

April 07, 2020