There is no official textbook for the class, however the following books will be very helpful:
|C. M. Bishop
Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning
|T. Hastie, R. Tibshirani and
J. H. Friedman
The Elements of Statistical Learning
(the most recent edition is available online)
Note: All handouts and lecture slides are in PDF format. Any scheduling information posted for future dates should be treated as tentative.
Final project: meetings to discuss project proposals to be set individually.