2017 Syllabus

Current (2017) Course Notes/Outlinein Progress

Statistical Machine Learning Outline/Notes and Slides (2016)

2015 Syllabus

2015 Homework AssignmentsCourse Summary (2015)

HW#1 Solution

Data Sets for 2015 Homework

Problem 4:HW1-100HW1-1000

Problem 16: Ames House Price Data

Some 2015 Handouts

Optimizing the "AUC" Criterion

SVD Examples(R Code)

Kernel PCA Example(R Code)

Exam 1 (Sp '15)

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Exam 2 (Sp '15)

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2013 Homework Assignments2013 Course Outline

**Data
Sets for 2013 Homework**

Problem 10: Set3

Problem 14: Set4

Problem 16: Set5

Problem 25: Seeds

Problem 27: Spectral

Exam 1 (Sp '13)

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Exam 2 (Sp '13)

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2011 Course Outline

2011 Homework 1 Solution2011 Homework 2 Solution2011 Homework 3 Solution2011 Homework 4 Solution2011 Homework 5 Solution2011 Homework 6 Solution

Exam 1 (Sp '11)KeyExam 2 (Sp '11)Key

Congratulations to the team of Wen Zhou, Cory Lanker, Fangfang Liu, Jia Liu, Ian Mouzon and Wei Zhang for placing 5th on Task 1 in the2013 Data Mining Cup(DMC)! See the ISU write-up of their accomplishment here.

Congratulations to the team of Cory Lanker, Guillermo Basulto-Elias, Fan Cao, Xiaoyue Cheng, Marius Dragomiroiu, Jessica Hicks, Ian Mouzon, Lafeng Pan, and Xin Yin for placing 1st in the2014 Data Mining Cup(DMC)! See the ISU write-up of their accomplishment here. Hear President Leath's comments about their work in his 2014 Annual Address here (beginning at 6:45 in the video). Here is a .pdf of their certificate:

Congratulations to the two teams composed of Ian Mouzon and Sen Zhou (MATH), Ran Bi, Chen Hua, Yihua Li, Andy Lithio, Liuhua Peng, Alex Shum, Yaxuan Sun, and Evan Walsh for placing 2nd and 3rd in the2015 Data Mining Cup(DMC)!

Congratulations to the two teams composed of Xiaojun Mao, Hejian Sang, Abhishek Chakraborty, Yingzhou Du, Ye Han (IMSE), Keguo Huang, Manju Johny, Qi Li, Xinyi Li, Rodrigo Plazola-Ortiz, Pete Walsh, Zhonglei Wang and Haozhe Zhang for placing 2nd and 5th in the2016 Data Mining Cup(DMC)!