Tamay Besiroglu


tamay.besiroglu at gmail.com


I'm a member of technical staff at MIT CSAIL, where I work on economics, computing and machine learning. I'm also the Associate Director of Epoch. I hold an MPhil in Economics from the University of Cambridge, where I was awarded the Stevenson prize for top performance in the coh.

Research


Economic impacts of AI-augmented R&D
Tamay Besiroglu, Nicholas Emery-Xu, Neil Thompson

Compute trends across three eras of machine learning
Jaime Sevilla, Lennart Heim, Anson Ho, Tamay Besiroglu, Marius Hobbhahn, Pablo Villalobos

Algorithmic progress in computer vision
Ege Erdil, Tamay Besiroglu

Will we run out of data? An analysis of the limits of scaling datasets in Machine Learning
Pablo Villalobos, Jaime Sevilla, Lennart Heim, Tamay Besiroglu, Marius Hobbhahn, Anson Ho

Inferring the effectiveness of government interventions against COVID-19
Jan M Brauner, Sören Mindermann, Mrinank Sharma, David Johnston, John Salvatier, Tomáš Gavenčiak, Anna B Stephenson, Gavin Leech, George Altman, Vladimir Mikulik, Alexander John Norman, Joshua Teperowski Monrad, Tamay Besiroglu, et al.

Parameter, Compute and Data Trends in Machine Learning
Jaime Sevilla, Pablo Villalobos, Juan Felipe Cerón, Matthew Burtell, Lennart Heim, Amogh B. Nanjajjar, Anson Ho, Tamay Besiroglu, Marius Hobbhahn Jean-Stanislas Denain, and Owen Dudney

Toward trustworthy AI development: mechanisms for supporting verifiable claims
Miles Brundage, Shahar Avin, Jasmine Wang, Haydn Belfield, Gretchen Krueger, Gillian Hadfield, Heidy Khlaaf, Jingying Yang, Helen Toner, Ruth Fong, Tegan Maharaj, Pang Wei Koh, Sara Hooker, Jade Leung, Andrew Trask, Emma Bluemke, Jonathan Lebensold, Cullen O'Keefe, Mark Koren, Théo Ryffel, JB Rubinovitz, Tamay Besiroglu, et al.

Are models getting harder to find?
Tamay Besiroglu

Chimeric forecasting: combining probabilistic predictions from computational models and human judgment
Thomas McAndrew, Allison Codi, Juan Cambeiro, Tamay Besiroglu, David Braun, Eva Chen, Luis Enrique Urtubey de Cesaris, Damon Luk

Tools and aggregation techniques for epidemiological forecasting
Thomas McAndrew, Juan Cambeiro, Allison Codi, Tamay Besiroglu, David Braun, Eva Chen, Luis Enrique Urtubey de Cesaris, Damon Luk, Maimuna S Majumder, Andrew A Lover, Srini Venkatramanan, Paolo Bocchini, David Braun, Gaia Dempsey Sam Abbott, Sylvain Chevalier, Nikos I Bosse

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