20114221: Introduction to Statistical Machine Learning

Winter 2011

Instructor: Greg Shakhnarovich, greg@ttic.edu

Books

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)

Syllabus, lecture slides, homework assignments, etc.

Note: All handouts and lecture slides are in PDF format. Any scheduling information posted for future dates should be treated as tentative.