Foundations of Machine Learning (Adaptive Computation and Machine Learning series)

Foundations of Machine Learning (Adaptive Computation and Machine Learning series)

Mehryar Mohri


This graduate-level textbook introduces primary strategies and techniques in desktop studying. It describes numerous very important sleek algorithms, offers the theoretical underpinnings of those algorithms, and illustrates key points for his or her software. The authors target to offer novel theoretical instruments and ideas whereas giving concise proofs even for fairly complex themes. Foundations of desktop Learning fills the necessity for a normal textbook that still deals theoretical information and an emphasis on proofs. convinced subject matters which are frequently handled with inadequate cognizance are mentioned in additional element the following; for instance, complete chapters are dedicated to regression, multi-class type, and rating. the 1st 3 chapters lay the theoretical beginning for what follows, yet every one ultimate bankruptcy is generally self-contained. The appendix deals a concise chance evaluate, a quick creation to convex optimization, instruments for focus bounds, and several other simple houses of matrices and norms utilized in the book.

The ebook is meant for graduate scholars and researchers in laptop studying, statistics, and comparable parts; it may be used both as a textbook or as a reference textual content for a learn seminar.

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