Guillaume Viger

E-mail: guillaume [dot] viger [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca

Supervisor: Prof. Mike Rabbat

Research areas: 

Online Social Networks; Recommender Systems; Graph Theory; Serendipity; Machine Learning

My thesis under external review is titled: Serendipitous Recommendations for the Social Online Collaborative Network GitHub

Broader Interests:

My broader interests lie in improving human experience with technology. This takes many forms from improving discovery in data-rich environments to designing simple developer tools to providing articulate and understandable explanations of technical matters. My future interests lie in developing better tools to corral the increasing technological complexity.

Address: 

Room: ENGMC 702
Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering
McGill University
3480 University Street
Montreal, Quebec
Canada
H3A 2A7

Projects: 

Desmarais, P., Macdonald, I., Viger, G., "Nebulosus Fishbowl", Technical Report: Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McGill University, April 2012

Desmarais, P., Macdonald, I., Viger, G., "A turbocharged web crawler", Technical Report: Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McGill University, December 2011