CS 2950K is taught by Professor Eugene Charniak (ec).

Lectures are held every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 2:00 to 2:50PM in CIT 477.

To contact the course staff, please use Piazza.

**Note**: We not be handing out any more overrides to the course until you email your answers to the first homework (HW 0) to the course TA List: cs2950ktas@cs.brown.edu.

Assignment Name | Out | Due | References |
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HW 0: MNIST Introduction |
Wednesday, Sept 7th | Monday, Sept 12th | MNIST Dataset |

HW 1: Neural Networks from Scratch |
Tuesday, Sept 13th | Monday, Sept 19th | Tensorflow MNIST Tutorial |

HW 2: MNIST with Tensorflow |
Monday, Sept 19th | Monday, Sept 26th | Tensorflow MNIST Tutorial |

HW 3: Convolutional Neural Networks for MNIST |
Monday, Sept 26th | Monday, Oct 3rd | Convolutional MNIST Tutorial |

HW 4: Feed-Forward Language Modeling with Embeddings |
Monday, Oct 3rd | Monday, Oct 10th | A Neural Probabilistic Language Model |

HW 5: Recurrent Neural Networks for Language Modeling |
Monday, Oct 10th | Monday, Oct 17th | Recurrent Neural Networks Tutorial |

HW 6: Deep Q-Learning For Atari Pong |
Monday, Oct 17th | Monday, Oct 24th | |

Final Group Project |
Monday, October 24th | Presentations week of 12/5 - 12/9 |

Date | Topic | Announcements |
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7th Sept | Introduction | Out: HW 0 |

9th Sept | Introduction to Feed-Forward Neural Networks | |

12th Sept | The Backpropagation Algorithm with Feed-Forward Networks | Due: HW 0 Out: HW 1 |

14th Sept | Backpropagation (One-Layer Softmax Network) | |

16th Sept | Forward and Backward Propagation with Matrix Multiplication | |

19th Sept | Matrix Multiplication and Introduction to Tensorflow | Due: HW 1 Out: HW 2 |

21st Sept | Introduction to Tensorflow | |

23rd Sept | MNIST with Tensorflow | |

26th Sept | Depth and Neural Networks | Due: HW 2 Out: HW 3 |

28th Sept | Introduction to Convolutional Neural Networks | |

30th Sept | More Convolutional Neural Networks | |

3rd Oct | Neural Networks for Language | Due: HW 3 Out: HW 4 |

5th Oct | Word Embeddings and Language Modeling | |

7th Oct | Feed-Forward Language Modeling |

Name | Login | Hours | Location |
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Eugene Charniak (Professor) | ec | By Appointment | CIT 419 |

Sidd Karamcheti (HTA) | skaramch | Fridays 12 - 2 PM | CIT 271 |

Dilip Arumugam (UTA) | darumuga | Wednesdays 4 - 6 PM | CIT 271 |

Vivek Ramanujan (UTA) | vramanuj | Mondays 7 - 9 PM | Motorola |