Advanced Algorithms Seminar
|Meeting Time:||N hr: Wed 3:00-5:30|
|Exam Group:||10: 09-MAY-2020 Exam Time: 09:00:00 AM|
|Offered this year?||Yes|
Students in this course will read, present, and discuss recent breakthrough papers on the topic of algorithms, and the related areas needed to analyze algorithms. This course is aimed at current and potential future graduate students who want to gain technical depth and perspective on the field of algorithms. Topics will vary by year: Spring 2020 will focus on applications to machine learning. Suggested prerequisites: CSCI 1570 and mathematical maturity. Instructor permission required. Enrollment will be limited to 24 students, based on an application that will be described on the first day of class. Ideal students will have a mix of the following: 1) motivation to learn how to read papers, 2) technical skills and background, 3) willingness to participate and contribute to discussions.