CS 451 - Fall 2017

Machine Learning

Announcements

FP Project Teams

Homework

  1. Homework 1, due Monday 9/25. Solutions.
  2. Homework 2, due Friday 10/6. Solutions. Results.
  3. Homework 3, due Friday 10/20. Solutions. Results.
  4. Homework 4, due Friday 11/3. Results. Reports.
  5. Homework 5, due Wednesday 11/15. Results. Reports.
  6. Final project, next due date 11/29.

Schedule

DayTopic QuizClassPrepDue
M 9/11Intro Q1 C1 P1
W 9/13Linear algebra, Matlab Q2 C2 P2
F   9/15Linear regression w/ one variable Q3 C3 P3
M 9/18Linear regression w/ multiple vars Q4 C4 P4
W 9/20Logistic regression Q5 C5 P5
F  9/22Regularization, NumPy Q6 HW 1
M 9/25Logistic regression w/ regularization Q7 C7 P7 HW 1
W 9/27Neural nets 1 Q8 C8 P8
F  9/29Neural nets 2, backprop Q9 HW 2 P9
M 10/2Neural nets 3 Q10 C10 P10
W 10/4Bias vs. variance Q11 C11
F  10/6HW 2 competition, catch up Q12 R2 P12 HW 2
M 10/9Precision and recall, HW 3 Q13 HW 3 P13
W 10/11Support vector machines 1 Q14 HW 3 P14
F  10/13 SVMs, kernels, k-nearest neighbors Q15 C15 P15
M 10/16Stochastic gradient descent, SVMs Q16 C16 P16
W 10/18Midterm review Q17 Midterm
F  10/20No class HW 3
M 10/23Fall Break
W 10/25SVMlight lab Q18 C18 P18
F  10/27K-means clustering Q19 C19 P19
M 10/30PCA Q20 C20 P20
W 11/1PCA 2, density estimation Q21 HW 4
F  11/3HW 4 competition Q22 R4 P22 HW 4
M 11/6Anomaly detection, HW 5 Q23 HW 5 P23
W 11/8Recommender systems Q24 HW 5 P24
F  11/10Low rank matrix factorization Q25 C25 P25
M 11/13ML pipelines Q26 C26 P26
W 11/15HW 5, FP brainstorming Q27 R5 P27 HW 5
F  11/17FP proposal presentations Q28 teams P28
M 11/20Vectorized backprop Q29 C29 P29 FP proposals
W 11/22Thanksgiving
F  11/24Thanksgiving
M 11/27
W 11/29 FP status
F  12/1
M 12/4
W 12/6FP presentations
F  12/8 FP report