NeurIPS 2020

A Contour Stochastic Gradient Langevin Dynamics Algorithm for Simulations of Multi-modal Distributions

Meta Review

The paper presents valuable theoretical and empirical evidence for a novel algorithm. However, the reviewers regarding clarity of the contributions and comparisons to existing work. The AC is confident this represents valuable work but was a bit torn about the acceptance decision, as the reviewers point out several important avenues where improvement in the paper is needed.