6.036

Instructor

Tommi Jaakkola, Leslie P. Kaelbling, Regina Barzilay

Introduction to Machine Learning

Introduces principles, algorithms, and applications of machine learning from the point of view of modeling and prediction; formulation of learning problems; representation, over-fitting, generalization; clustering, classification, probabilistic modeling; and methods such as support vector machines, hidden Markov models, and neural networks. Students taking graduate version complete additional assignments.