Applied Bayesian Nonparametrics

CSCI 2950-P: Special Topics in Machine Learning, Fall 2011

Brown University Department of Computer Science

Course Information
See the syllabus.
Professor Erik Sudderth, lastname-at-cs-dot-brown-dot-edu.
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Jason Pacheco, lastnamefirstinitial-at-cs-dot-brown-dot-edu.
Office Hours
Erik Sudderth: Mondays 2:00pm-3:00pm, Tuesdays 4:00pm-5:00pm, CIT room 509.
Jason Pacheco: Tuesdays 12:00pm-1:00pm, CIT room 361. Further discussion in MLRG.
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2:30pm-3:50pm, CIT room 506.
Past Courses
Spring 2010: Learning & Inference in Probabilistic Graphical Models.


November 3, 2011
Prof. Sudderth will hold additional office hours on Friday, November 4 from 3:00-4:00pm. On Monday, November 7 his office hours will be held from 3:00-4:00pm. On Tuesday, November 8 his office hours are cancelled.
November 1, 2011
The deadline for submission of project proposals has been extended until Monday, November 7 at 11:59pm.
October 6, 2011
Please welcome our new part-time teaching assistant, Jason Pacheco. Jason will hold office hours on Tuesdays at noon in CIT 361, and also coordinate discussions of course material in the Machine Learning Reading Group.
October 3, 2011
Prof. Sudderth's office hours are cancelled on Tuesday October 4 (due to Michael Jordan's distinguished lecture), and Monday October 10 (due to the holiday weekend).
September 21, 2011
Please follow the instructions sent to the course mailing list to submit preferences for the readings you'd like to present. Note also that the first reading comments are due on Thursday, Sept. 22.
September 17, 2011
All registered students should now be members of the course's Google group brown.course.csci.2950p.2011-fall.s01. This list will be used for reading comments, as well as course announcements.