COMP 441: Large Scale Machine Learning


Learning from large dataset is becoming a ubiquitous phenomena in all applications spanning robotics, medical decisions, internet, communication, biology, etc. A semester long project based course designed to give senior UG students a thorough grounding in the theory and algorithms needed for research and practical applications in machine learning for modern massive datasets. Topics draw from machine learning, classical statistics, algorithms and information theory.



Familiarity with basics in linear algebra, probability, and machine learning is required.


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Students with Disability

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