Schedule

(The schedule is updated as the semester unfolds.)

Lecture Date Topics Additional Refs Notes Lecture Slides
1 01/21/2020 Introduction Slides, Annotated
2 01/23/2020 Conditional Independence - Directed Graphs Slides, Annotated
3 01/28/2020 Conditional Independence - Undirected Graphs Slides, Annotated
4 01/30/2020 Inference Using Variable Elimination Slides, Annotated
5 02/04/2020 Inference Using Using The Sum-Product Algorith Slides, Annotated
6 02/06/2020 Junction Tree Algorithms Slides, Annotated
7 02/11/2020 MAP Inference; Max-product Slides
8 02/13/2020 Discrete Latent Variable Models Slides, Annotated
9 02/20/2020 Continious Latent Variable Models Slides, Annotated
10 02/25/2020 Dynamic Latent Variable Models Slides, Annotate
11 02/27/2020 Learning (Undirected) Graphical Models 1 Slides
12 03/03/2020 Learning Graphical Models 2
13 03/05/2020 Sampling-based Inference 1
14 03/10/2020 Sampling-based Inference 2
15 03/12/2020 Approximate Inference 1
16 03/12/2020 Approximate Inference 2