Tutorial: Optimization (56:10)

Tutorial: Optimization (56:10)

Date Posted:  August 12, 2018
Date Recorded:  August 12, 2018
CBMM Speaker(s):  Kevin Smith
  • Brains, Minds and Machines Summer Course 2018
Description: 

Kevin Smith, MIT
Introduction to optimization focused on basic concepts, terminology, and its applications. Topics include likelihood and cost functions, single and multi-variable optimization, and optimization for machine learning (stochastic gradient descent, regularization, sparse coding, and momentum).

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