15-486/782: Artificial Neural Networks

  • Instructor: Dave Touretzky (mail to: dst@cs.cmu.edu), Wean Hall 8128, x8-7561.

  • Office hours: Tuesday 6:30 in Wean Hall 8128.

  • Administrative assistant: Jennifer Landefeld (mail to: jennsbl@cs.cmu.edu), Wean Hall 8120, x8-4740.

  • Class location: Newell Simon 3002 (but first two weeks are in Wean Hall 4623)
  • Time: Mon/Wed 3:00 - 4:20
  • Starts: Monday, August 28, 2006
  • Credit: 12 units (CMU), 4 credits (Pitt), 1 core unit (CS), "advanced AI" (Robotics)
  • Grading: for 15-496, homeworks, midterm, and final exams count 33% each.
    15-782 requires a project; homeworks, midterm, final, and project count 25% each.

  • Class web page: http://www.cs.cmu.edu/afs/cs/academic/class/15782-f06

    Textbook: Introduction to the Theory of Neural Computation by Hertz, Krogh, and Palmer. Addison-Wesley, 1991. Link to Amazon.com

Syllabus, reading list, and lecture schedule


Class handouts (including homeworks)

Course readings archive


CogNet (lots of neural net books online)

Neural network demos in Matlab

CMU Matlab page (documentation, tutorials))

Dave Touretzky
Last modified: Sat Sep 2 15:29:04 EDT 2006