CS 59000-030 and STAT 59800 VS1, Spring 2010

Class |
9:00 - 10:15am TTh |

Location |
LWSN B134 |

Instructor |
S V N Vishwanathan (email: vishy) |

Office |
HAAS 232 |

Telephone |
765 494 0033 |

Office Hours |
Tue: 2 - 3pm or by appointment |

Dates | Topics | HW | Handouts and Readings | Lab Notes and Code Examples |
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01/12 | Introduction and Motivation | Lecture 1 Slides | ||

01/14 | A Taste of Machine Learning | Chapter 1 | ||

01/19 | Bayes Rule and Naive Bayes | Chapter 1 | ||

01/21 | Mean Classifier and Nearest Neighbors | Chapter 1 | ||

01/26 | Perceptron and K-Means | HW 1 | Chapter 1 | |

01/28 | Parametric Density Estimation | Chapter 2 | ||

02/02 | Nonparametric Density Estimation | Chapter 2 | ||

02/04 | Nonparametric Density Estimation | Chapter 2 | ||

02/09 | Exponential Families | Chapter 2 | ||

02/11 | Logistic Regression | Chapter 6 | ||

02/16 | Sampling | HW 2 | Chapter 2 | |

02/18 | Sampling | Chapter 2 | ||

02/23 | Convex Functions | Chapter 5 | ||

02/25 | Gradient Descent | Chapter 5 | ||

03/02 | Newton's Algorithm | Chapter 5 | ||

03/04 | BFGS | HW 3 | Chapter 5 | |

03/09 | Conjugate Gradient | Chapter 5 | ||

03/11 | Constrained Optimization | Project Guidelines | Chapter 5 | |

03/22 | Boosting | HW 4 | Boosting Slides | |

03/25 | Boosting | Boosting Slides | ||

03/29 | Mid-term | |||

04/01 | Support Vector Machines | Chapter 8 | ||

04/06 | Class Cancelled | |||

04/08 | Support Vector Machines | HW 5 | Chapter 8 | |

04/13 | Support Vector Machines | Chapter 8 | ||

04/15 | Support Vector Machines | Chapter 8 | ||

04/20 | Support Vector Machines | Chapter 8 | ||

04/22 | Support Vector Machines | Chapter 8 | ||

04/27 | Statistical Learning Theory | Prof. Jian Zhang | ||

04/29 | Statistical Learning Theory | Prof. Jian Zhang |

01/13: Slides from Lecture 1 posted.

01/14: Chapter 1 posted.

01/25: HW 1 posted.

02/01: Chapter 2 posted.

02/16: HW 2 posted.

02/28: Chapter 5 posted.

02/28: Chapter 1 bug fixed version posted.

02/28: Chapter 2 bug fixed version posted.

03/05: Chapter 5 substantially revised version posted.

03/05: HW 3 posted.

03/11: Chapter 5 more revisions version posted.

03/11: Project guidelines posted

03/25: Notes for all chapters revised and bugfixed

03/25: Boosting slides updated

03/25: Logistic regression notes posted

04/07: Support vector machine notes posted

04/07: HW5 posted

04/26: Support vector machine notes updated

04/26: Statistical Learning Theory notes posted