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Questions tagged [perceptron]

An early example of neural network without any hidden layers and with a single (possibly nonlinear) output unit.

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What's the difference between logistic regression and perceptron?

I'm going through Andrew Ng's lecture notes on Machine Learning. The notes introduce us to logistic regression and then to perceptron. While describing Perceptron, the notes say that we just change ...
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From the Perceptron rule to Gradient Descent: How are Perceptrons with a sigmoid activation function different from Logistic Regression?

Essentially, my question is that in multilayer Perceptrons, perceptrons are used with a sigmoid activation function. So that in the update rule $\hat{y}$ is calculated as $$\hat{y} = \frac{1}{1+\exp(...
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Perceptron overfitting?

I'm trying to judge the performance of my perceptron linear discriminant. In one instance I'm training on a sample size of 150 and on another I'm training on a sample size of 1500. I test both of ...
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Would multilayer perceptrons be better than multiple regression?

I am using multiple regression to predict the future value of a time series from several other time series. Would doing this with multilayer perceptrons produce better results than multiple regression?...