This new textbook reflects these recent developments while providing a compre-
hensive introduction to the fields of pattern recognition and machine learning. It is
aimed at advanced undergraduates . . . . .
This course will focus on theoretical aspects of
. Until recently, these two subjects have been treated separately within
the learning c . . . . .
One of the first books in this areaŚ
The Elements of Statistical Learning
(ESL) (Hastie, Tibshirani, and Friedman)Śwas published in 2001, with a
second edition in 2009. ESL has become a popular tex . . . . .
This book is our attempt to bring together many of the important new
ideas in learning, and explain them in a statistical framework. While some
mathematical details are needed, we emphasize the meth . . . . .
A reflection of our ultimate understanding of a complex system is our ability to control its behavior. Typically, control has multiple prerequisites: It requires an accurate map of the network that go . . . . .
The paper presents an introduction to Artificial Intelligence (AI) in an accessible and informal but precise form. The paper focuses on the algorithmic aspects of the discipline, presenting the main t . . . . .