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when you find my typos or have comments. The covered materials are by no means an exhaustive list of machine learning, but are contents that we have taught or plan to teach in my machine learning introductory course.

**The lecture schedule below is tentative and is continually subject to change; We will move at whatever pace we find comfortable. **

No. | Date | Week | Title | Lecture | Lecture Version |
PleaseRead Content |
Assignment Out |
Assignment In (Due) |
ExtraNotes |
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0 | Aug, 16 | W0- | Logistics Announcements (Please click!) | ReadPDF: Q0 | PDF of Quiz0 for minimal background test | ||||

1 | Aug, 30 | W1-Th | Introduction | Slide: L01-intro | current | ||||

2 | Sep, 4 | W2-Tu | Algebra Review | Slide: L02-review | current | ReadPDF: L02extra-algnotes | HW1 | Useful | |

3 | Sep, 6 | W2-Th | Linear Regression | Slide: L03-lr | current | ||||

4 | Sep, 11 | W3-Tu | More for LR and Evaluation Pipeline | Slide: L03-pipelineEvaluation | current | ||||

5 | Sep, 13 | W3-Th | Optimization for LR | Slide: L04-lropt | current | Useful | |||

6 | Sep, 18 | W4-Tu | Nonlinear Regression | Slide: L05-lrExtend-SelectModel | current | HW2 | HW1 due on Monday (17th midnight) | ||

7 | Sep, 20 | W4-Th | Linear Prediction with Regularization | Slide: L06-lrReg | current | ReadPDF: L06extra-lrRegOpm | |||

8 | Sep, 25 | W5-Tu | Lasso and Feature Selection | Slide: L08-regReview | current | ReadPDF: L07-feaSelc | |||

9 | Sep, 27 | W5-Th | supervised classification | Slide: L09-SCbasic | current | ReadPDF: L08-regReview | |||

10 | Oct, 2 | W6-Tu | KNN and Theory | Slide: L10-KNNbiasVariance | current | ||||

11 | Oct, 4 | W6-Th | KNN and Theory | Slide: L10-KNNbiasVariance | current | ReadPDF: L11-LibSVMGuide | HW3 | HW2 (due on Sat8pm) | |

12 | Oct, 11 | W7-Th | SVM | Slide: L11-SVM-basic | current | ReadPDF: L11-LibSVMGuide | Useful about VC Dimension | ||

13 | Oct, 16 | W8-Tu | SVM, Kernel | Slide: L11-SVM-kerneltrick | current | ReadPDF: L11Extra-SVMoptimDual | Useful about SMO | ||

14 | Oct, 18 | W8-Th | SVM, Dual | Slide: L11-SVM-optimDual | current | ReadPDF: L11-whiteBoardSVMInked | HW3 (due on Sun) | Paper SMO | |

15 | Oct, 23 | W9-Th | ProbReview + MLE | Slide: L12-ProbReview | ReadPDF: L13-MLE | ||||

16 | Oct, 25 | W9-Tu | Midterm | HW4 | Midterm | ||||

17 | Oct, 30 | W10-Tu | Logistic and NN | Slide: L14-Logistic | ReadPDF: L14extra-Logistic | ||||

18 | Nov, 1 | W10-Th | NN and Deep Learning | Slide: L15-NN | ReadPDF: L15extra-DNN | ||||

19 | Nov, 6 | W11-Tu | NN and Deep Learning | Slide: L15-NN | ReadPDF: L15extra-DNN | HW5 | |||

20 | Nov, 8 | W11-Th | Generative Classification | Slide: L17-BC | ReadPDF: L17extra-GenerDiscr | HW4 (due on Sun) | Useful GenerDiscr | ||

21 | Nov, 13 | W12-Tu | NaiveBC Text | Slide: L17-NBCtext | ReadPDF: L17extra-GBC | Useful | |||

22 | Nov, 15 | W12-Th | PCA | Slide: L16-PCA | ReadPDF: L07-feaSelc | ||||

23 | Nov, 20 | W13-Tu | DecisionTree and RF | Slide: L18-DTRF | |||||

24 | Nov, 27 | W14-Tu | Clustering Hier | Slide: L19-clustering1 | HW6 | HW5 | |||

25 | Nov, 29 | W14-Th | Clustering Partition | Slide: L19-clustering2 | |||||

26 | Dec, 4 | W15-Tu | Clustering GMM | Slide: L20-clustering3 | ReadPDF: L20extra-EM | ||||

27 | Dec, 6 | W15-Th | Review | Slide: L21-review | HW6 (due on Sun) | ||||

28 | Dec, 10 | W16-Th | Final Exam | Monday, December 10, 2018 9:00AM-12:00PM |