CS540 Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
CS540, Fall 2023
Department of Computer Sciences
University of Wisconsinâ€“Madison
Slides are initially from previous semesters. Updated slides will be uploaded the week they are covered.
Date | Topic | Reading materials | Assignments | |
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Sept 7 | Welcome and Course Overview | Python Crash Course (self-study), Slides | ||
Sept 12 | Probability | Slides | HW 1 Released | |
Sept 14 | Statistics and Math Review | Slides | ||
Sept 19 | Linear Algebra and PCA | Slides | HW 1 Due, HW 2 Released | |
Sept 21 | Introduction to Logic | Slides | ||
Sept 26 | Natural Language Processing (NLP) | Slides | HW 2 Due, HW 3 Released | |
Sept 28 | Finish NLP; Machine Learning: Introduction | Slides | ||
Oct 3 | Machine Learning: Unsupervised Learning I | Slides | HW 3 Due, HW 4 Released | |
Oct 5 | Machine Learning: Unsupervised Learning II | Slides | ||
Oct 10 | Machine Learning: Linear Regression | Slides | HW 4 Due, HW 5 Released | |
Oct 12 | Machine Learning: K-Nearest Neighbors & Naive Bayes | Slides, Extended reading on MLE and Naive Bayes | ||
Oct 17 | Machine Learning: Neural Network I (Perceptron) | Slides | HW 5 Due, HW 6 Released | |
Oct 19 | Machine Learning: Neural Network II | Slides | ||
Oct 24 | Machine Learning: Neural Network II (Calc review and Training) | Slides | ||
Oct 26 | Machine Learning: Neural Network III | Slides | ||
Oct 31 | Machine Learning: Deep Learning I | Slides | HW 6 Due, HW 7 Released | |
MIDTERM EXAM Wed Nov 1, 5:45-7:15PM | ||||
Nov 2 | Ethics and Trust in AI | Slides | ||
Nov 7 | Machine Learning: Deep Learning II | Slides | ||
Nov 9 | Review and discussion on Neural Networks and Deep Learning | Slides | ||
Nov 14 | Search I: Un-Informed search | Slides | ||
Nov 16 | Search II: Informed Search | Slides | HW7 Due; HW8 Released | |
Nov 21 | Search III: Informed Search Continued | Slides | ||
Thanksgiving Break, Nov 23 -- 26 | ||||
Nov 28 | Games - Part I | Slides | HW8 Due; HW9 Released | |
Nov 30 | Games - Part II | Slides | ||
Dec 5 | Reinforcement Learning I | Slides | HW9 Due; HW10 Released | |
Dec 7 | Reinforcement Learning II | Slides | ||
Dec 12 | Advanced Search | Slides | HW10 Due | |
FINAL EXAM: Mon Dec 18, 5:05pm -- 7:05pm | ||||
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