CARMA Colloquium

4:00 pm

Thursday, 18th Apr 2019

SR202, SR Building

Dr Scott Lindstrom

(Hong Kong Polytechnic University)

Optimisation models for data science and machine learning

We discuss various optimisation-based approaches to machine learning. Tasks include regression, clustering, and classification. We discuss frequently used terms like 'unsupervised learning,' 'penalty methods,' and 'dual problem.' We motivate our discussion with simple examples and visualisations.