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Statistics 8933/PubH 7475/8475/: Machine Learning and Data Mining
Spring 2018(1/16/18-5/4/18)

Instructors: Wei Pan (Biostat, weip@biostat.umn.edu) and Xiaotong Shen (Stat, xshen@stat.umn.edu) XShen

Course Website: http://www.biostat.umn.edu/~weip/course/dm/s17/home.html

Lecture Meeting: 09:45am-11:00pm, MW
Classroom: G55 Peik Gymnasium Hall
Office Hour: 11:00am-12:00am MW, FordH 381.

Topics to be covered:


  • Weeks 9-11: More on high-dimensional analysis and Graphical models


  • Weeks 11-12: Graphical models and recommender systems


  • HWK5 due on April 31, Monday

  • Week 13: Text mining and big data analysis