Introduction To Machine Learning
by Nils J Nilsson
Number of pages: 209
This book surveys many of the important topics in machine learning circa 1996. The intention was to pursue a middle ground between theory and practice. This book concentrates on the important ideas in machine learning -- it is neither a handbook of practice nor a compendium of theoretical proofs. The goal was to give the reader sufficient preparation to make the extensive literature on machine learning accessible.
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by Max Welling - University of California Irvine
The book you see before you is meant for those starting out in the field of machine learning, who need a simple, intuitive explanation of some of the most useful algorithms that our field has to offer. A prelude to the more advanced text books.
by Patrick Hebron - O'Reilly Media
This book introduces you to contemporary machine learning systems and helps you integrate machine-learning capabilities into your user-facing designs. Patrick Hebron explains how machine-learning applications can affect the way you design websites.
by G. James, D. Witten, T. Hastie, R. Tibshirani - Springer
This book provides an introduction to statistical learning methods. It contains a number of R labs with detailed explanations on how to implement the various methods in real life settings and it is a valuable resource for a practicing data scientist.
by Carl E. Rasmussen, Christopher K. I. Williams - The MIT Press
Gaussian processes provide a principled, practical, probabilistic approach to learning in kernel machines. The treatment is comprehensive and self-contained, targeted at researchers and students in machine learning and applied statistics.