Machine Learning

Class Hours/Room: Friday 13:20~16:20
Instructor: Jen-Tzung Chien

Office: 4th Engineering Building Rm. 829
Email: jtchien@nctu.edu.tw
Tel: 03-5731951

Text Book:

Reference Books:

  1. Pattern Recognition and Neural Networks, B. D. Ripley, Cambridge University Press, 1996.
  2. Bayesian Speech and Language Processing, S. Watanabe and J.-T. Chien, Cambridge University Press, 2015.

Course Outline:

  1. Introduction
  2. Probability Distributions
  3. Linear Models for Regression
  4. Linear Models for Classification
  5. Kernel Methods
  6. Sparse Kernel Methods
  7. Mixture Models and EM
  8. Approximate Inference

Temporary Grading Policy:

  • Midterm Exam, Final Exam, Final Project & Attendance