Syllabus: Emerging Information Technologies II
Deliverables are shown in red
Mtg    Topics    Assignments
1
Sat
Jan 17
11:30-12:30: Dr. Nalini Ratha, Biometrics-IBM

1:30-2:45: Course Overview   Dissertation Data
Intro   Bayes Decision Theory   kNN
Assignment 1: Bayes Decision Theory vs kNN
If time, discuss student dissertation data
Assignment References
Interesting Websites
Why We Do Research
TeleMed Video
On Design:
Fred Brooks David Kelley
2
Sat
Feb 14
11:30-12:30: Dr Nwosisi, DPS'08 Decision Trees

1:30-2:45: Regression Analysis
Assignment 2: Linear Regression
Discussion on Assignment 1
Assignment 1
3
Sat
Mar 14
11:30-12:30: Dr. Carl Abrams, IBM, DPS'06
   Odyssey of My Dissertation Research

1:30-2:45: Unsupervised Learning and Clustering
In-class Exercise: K-Means Algorithm
Assignment 3: K-Means Algorithm
Discuss Assignment 2 and all 3 assignments
Assignment 2
4
Sat
Apr 11
11:30-12:30: Dr. Ned Bakelman, DPS'12
   Dissertation slides Comments

Discuss Assignment 3 and review all 3
Assignment 3
Research Day paper draft
Fri
May 1
CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day 2015
   9:00-4:30, Rm 204, Grad Ctr, White Plains
Attendance recommended
5
Sat
May 2
Review course and the Research Day Conference Click for Course Survey