Thematic Seminar: Numerical Methods: Machine Learning at Facebook

Seminar | January 22 | 4:10-5 p.m. | 939 Evans Hall

 Mark Tygert, Facebook

 Department of Mathematics

Machine intelligence for processing big data sets is big business. A mathematician's point of view has led to (1) effective large-scale principal component analysis and singular value decomposition, and (2) theoretical foundations for convolutional networks (convolutional networks underpin the recent revolution in artificial intelligence).