**ECE7252
Spring 2008**

Instructor:

Dr. Chin-Hui Lee

Center for Signal and Image

Processing

School of Electrical and Computer

Engineering

Georgia Institute of Technology

Ofiices: Centergy One 5180

Tel: (404) 894-7468

Fax: (404) 894-5692

Email: chl@ece.gatech.edu

Lecture Hours: MW

16:35 – 17:55

Office Hour: MW 14:00 – 16:00 or by

appointment

appointment

**Syllabus****Textbook**

errata.

- Class

News - Check the update often for announcements
- NEW: (1) Solution for

HW8 online; (2) Presentation

Schedule online.

**Lectures****Lecture**

1 (Introduction)**Lecture**

2 (**Probability**

and Statistics

Essentials**)****Lecture**

3 (**Information**

Theory

Esentials**)****Lecture**

4 (**Optimization**

Theory

Esentials**)**

**Lecture**Overview on Supervised

5 (

Learning**)****Lecture**WEKA tutorial, Machine

6 (

Learning tools and web resources**)****Lecture**

7**(**Class

Project List**)****Lecture 8****(**Linear Methods for Regression, Part I**)****Lecture 9****(**Linear Methods for Regression, Part II)**Lecture 10****(**Linear Methods for Classification, Part I**)****Multivariate Gaussain:**

Matrix Algebra

**Lecture 11****(**Linear Methods for Classification, Part II**)****Lecture 12****(**Linear Methods for Classification, Part III**)****Lecture 13****(**Artificial Neural Networks, Part I**)****Lecture 14****(**Artificial Neural Networks, Part II**)****Lecture 15****(**Support Vector Machines, Part I**)****Lecture 16****(**Support Vector Machines, Part II**)**- Lecture

17**(**Kernel Methods, Part I) - Lecture

18**(**Kernel Methods, Part II**)** - Lecture

19**(**Kernel Methods, Part III) - Lecture 20
**(**Basis Expansion for Regularization, Part I**)** - Lecture 21
**(**Basis Expansion for Regularization, Part II**)** - Lecture 22
**(**Decision Trees, Part I**)** - Lecture 23
**(**Decision Trees, Part II**)** - Lecture 24
**(**Unsupervised Learning**)** - Lecture 25
**(**Summary**)**

**Homework**

and Laboratory

Exercises- Lab1 (text_0116 assigned 1/14, due

1/23): hw1-solution - Lab2 (hw2-binormal, assigned 1/28,

due

2/6): hw2-solution - HW3 (hw3-prostate with information, assigned 2/6,

due

2/16): hw3-solution - HW4 (hw4-train1, hw4-train2, hw4-test, assigned 2/18,

due

2/25): hw4-solution - HW5

(hw5-zip-train, hw5-zip-test, hw5-zip-info, assigned

on 3/3, due on 3/10) - HW6

(assigned

on 3/10, due on 3/24): hw6-solution - HW7

(hw7-gmm.txt, assigned

on 3/14, due on 3/26): hw7-solution - HW8 (assigned on 4/9, due

on 4/16): hw8-solution

**Assignment**- Check the weekly assignments in the posted lecture

notes **Examinations****Text Corpora and Tools****Project****First Day Presentation: Ilseo, Aleem, Rana, Chris, Mert, You-Chi**

**Second Day Presentation: Vanessa, Antonio, Irteza,**

Carson, Maria, Peter/Peter

**Class**

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*Last Update: April 23, 2008)*