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Machine learning self-learning book? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Machine learning cookbook / reference card / cheatsheet? I wonder if there is a good self-learning textbook for machine learning? I am particularly looking for those in ...
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Machine learning courses: maths explained

I'm looking for a Machine Learning course that would give the maths behind algorithms rather than simply teach how to apply them. I've looked at Udacity Into to Machine Learning and Andrew Ng's course ...
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Building background for machine learning for CS student

I am a CS graduate student and I am starting to get really interested in Machine Learning (and Predictive Analytics). I have started working on a text classification project with a professor to learn ...
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Selecting an appropriate machine learning algorithm?

I do not think that this is a difficult question, but I guess someone needs experience to answer it. It is a question that is asked a lot here, but I did not found any answer that explains the reasons ...
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Machine Learning for Image Processing book recommendation

I'm searching a good (and compact) book about multivariate pattern analysis in images with machine learning techniques. I took a machine learning course and used for it the Bishop book but I found it ...
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Taxonomy/overview of machine learning techniques [duplicate]

My question: I'm looking for a taxonomy/bestiary/overview of machine learning techniques. I would like to learn 1) how these methods relate to each other, and 2) the relative costs and benefits (and ...
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Machine Learning Book (Python)

I'm in search of a good book about Machine Learning. Requirements: Good theoretical depth (while being a ML beginner, I hold a degree in mathematics), but accompained with good examples and plenty ...
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Seeking a Recommendation on Machine Learning Books for Biological Research

I am an undergraduate student studying mathematics and microbiology. I recently got a research project to study the evolution of viruses from the computational perspective, particularly from machine ...
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How is it possible? Training and validation loss curves were decreasing while training data size was increasing

I'm really puzzled... I’ve learned and observed that training loss / error increases with training data size as stated in Dr Andrew Ng’s ML course. I’ve recently experienced an anomaly. Training loss ...
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Subjects in machine learning [duplicate]

I'm in the second year of my mechanical engineering bachelor and I've recently started exploring the field of machine learning online. My question is this: which specific subjects do people learn, and ...
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General rules for choosing machine-learning algorithm? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Machine learning cookbook / reference card / cheatsheet? There are numerous machine-learning approaches out there. Also there are numerous ways how to optimize their ...
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Reference on how to choose models

I wonder if there is any good and easy to understand book on reviewing on when should a particular statistical model (binomial, logistic regression, etc) be used? My background is in statistics, but ...
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Machine Learning books for CS (non-statistician) grad student [duplicate]

What books on machine learning are recommended for a CS graduate student without a huge background in statistics? I do have some background in ML (and of course linear algebra, probability, etc.) but ...
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Overview of (common) classifiers and their characteristics [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Machine learning cookbook / reference card / cheatsheet? Each classifier has it's own advantages and disadvantages. E.g. train/test speed, classification/regression (and how ...
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Learning Algorithms/Neural networks books? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Machine learning cookbook / reference card / cheatsheet? Machine learning self-learning book? What are some good theoretical and practical machine learning algorithms books? ...

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