Lecture 16: Learning: Support Vector Machines

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Description: In this lecture, we explore support vector machines in some mathematical detail. We use Lagrange multipliers to maximize the width of the street given certain constraints. If needed, we transform vectors into another space, using a kernel function.

Instructor: Patrick H. Winston

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Specifically developed for this lecture are the support vector machine slides (PDF), which are also listed among the readings for this course.

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