


Course Announcements Please check here for announcements and readings. Sep 02: First class, see you there! Sep 02: Topic 1. Sep 02: Waiting list decisions will be made this week. Sep 04: Topic 2. Sep 04: Jordan book is available on courseworks. Sep 04: Download matlab via www.cs.columbia.edu Sep 04: click on > Computing > Software > Matlab. Sep 09: Note: Matlab fails with JDK 1.7, use JDK 1.6. Sep 09: Topic 3. Read Jordan 55.4. Sep 11: Topic 3 continued. Sep 11: Homework 1 is posted under Handouts. Sep 16: Topic 4. Read Bishop 1.1, 3.1, 4.1 and 5.15.3. Sep 18: Topic 4 continued. Sep 23: Topic 5. Read Bishop 7.1 and Burges Tutorial online. Sep 25: Topic 5 continued. Nick Ruozzi lectures. Sep 25: Tony Jebara's office hours are cancelled. Sep 30: Homework 1 is due. Sep 30: Homework 1 solutions are distributed. Sep 30: Homework 2 is posted under Handouts. Sep 30: Topic 5 continued. Oct 02: Topic 6. Read Bishop 6.16.3. Oct 07: Topic 6 continued. Oct 07: Tony Jebara's office hours are cancelled. Oct 09: Topic 7. Read Bishop 2.1 and 2.2. Oct 14: Homework 2 is due. Oct 14: Homework 2 solutions are handed out. Oct 14: Homework 3 is assigned. Oct 14: Practice midterm and solutions are handed out. Oct 14: Topic 8. Read Bishop 8.1 and 8.2. Oct 16: Topic 8 continued. Oct 18: Alternate HW2 solution posted, either gets full points. Oct 21: Topic 9. Read Bishop 2.3 and Jordan 12. Oct 23: MIDTERM (closed book) in class on Topics 19. Nov 04: ELECTION DAY, class cancelled. Nov 06: Homework 3 is due. Nov 06: Homework 3 solutions are handed out. Nov 06: Homework 4 is assigned. Nov 27: THANKSGIVING DAY, class cancelled. Dec 16: FINAL EXAM 1:104:00pm in PUP 301. 
