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Machine Learning: An Algorithmic Perspective

Traditional books on machine learning can be divided into two groups those aimed at advanced undergraduates or early postgraduates with reasonable mathematical knowledge and those that are primers on how to code algorithms.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Some of the best features of this book are the inclusion of Python code in the text not just on a websiteexplanation of what the code does, and, in some cases, partial numerical run-throughs of the code. Overall it works and much of the mathematics is explained in ways that make it fairly clear what is going on …. New to the Second Edition Two new chapters on deep belief networks and Gaussian processes Reorganization of the chapters to make a more natural flow of content Revision of the support vector machine material, including a simple implementation for experiments New material on random forests, the perceptron convergence theorem, accuracy methods, and conjugate gradient optimization for the multi-layer perceptron Additional discussions of the Kalman and particle filters Improved code, including better use of naming conventions in Python Suitable for both an introductory one-semester course and more advanced courses, the text strongly encourages students to practice with the code.


CPD consists of any educational activity which helps to maintain and develop knowledge, problem-solving, and technical skills with the aim to provide better health care through higher standards. All instructor resources are now available on our Instructor Hub. It includes a basic primer on Python and has an accompanying website. It treads the fine line between adequate academic rigor and overwhelming students with equations and mathematical concepts.

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Highlights a Range of Disciplines and Applications Drawing from computer science, statistics, mathematics, and engineering, the multidisciplinary nature of machine learning is underscored by its applicability to areas ranging from finance to biology and medicine to learinng and chemistry.

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Machine Learning: An Algorithmic Perspective by Stephen Marsland

An Algorithmic Perspective is that text. Nov 29, Brett Dargan rated it really liked it Shelves: Written in an easily accessible style, this book bridges the gaps between disciplines, providing the ideal blend of theory and practical, applicable knowledge. We provide a free online form to document your learning and a learnng for your records.

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Each chapter includes detailed examples along with further reading and problems. This is further highlighted by the extensive use algoritmhic Python code to implement the algorithms.

Cauchy rated it it was amazing Nov 22, Herman rated it really liked it Nov 08, Lists with This Book. It puts them on a path toward mastering the relevant mathematics and statistics as well as the necessary programming and experimentation. Reviews “I thought the first edition was hands down, one of the best texts covering applied machine learning from a Python perspective. The field is ready for a text that not only demonstrates how to use the algorithms that make up machine learning methods, but also provides the background needed to understand how and why these algorithms work.