Learning & Inference in Probabilistic Graphical Models

CSCI 2950-P: Special Topics in Machine Learning, Spring 2010

Brown University Department of Computer Science

Course Information
See the syllabus.
Professor Erik Sudderth, lastname-at-cs-dot-brown-dot-edu.
Office Hours
Wednesdays 3:00pm-5:00pm, CIT room 509.
Mondays and Wednesdays, 10:30am-11:50am, CIT room 506.


May 7, 2010
Course project presentations will be held on Monday, May 10 from 10:00am-12:00pm in Lubrano (CIT 477). The deadline for submitting final project reports has been extended to Wednesday, May 19.
May 3, 2010
Prof. Sudderth's normal office hours on Wednesday, May 5 are cancelled. His final office hours of the semester will instead be on Thursday, May 6 from 1:30-3:30pm.
April 13, 2010
On Wednesday, April 14, the class will meet in a different room, CIT 367. We will return to CIT 506 next week.
March 15, 2010
For the remainder of the semester, Prof. Sudderth's Tuesday office hours are cancelled. His Wednesday office hours have been extended to 3:00-5:00pm.
March 5, 2010
All classes and office hours are cancelled for the week of March 8-12. Please check the updated schedule for more details. We will makeup these lectures during reading week (May 3-7).
February 16, 2010
Addition of many links to tutorials, courses, books, and software for graphical models. These resources may be useful in preparing for course projects.
February 10, 2010
A Google group, brown-cs295-p, has been setup to post comments on the course readings. Please follow these detailed instructions to join this group, and post your comments in the specified style.
February 9, 2010
The primary course mailing list, cs295-p at cs, has now been setup. Students taking the course who did not receive a welcome message should contact the instructor.