Mega-Recitation 5: Support Vector Machines

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Description: We start by discussing what a support vector is, using two-dimensional graphs as an example. We work Problem 1 of Quiz 4, Fall 2008: identifying support vectors, describing the classifier, and using a kernel function to project points into a new space.

Instructor: Mark Seifter

Related Resources

Quiz 4, Fall 2008 (PDF)