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Introduction to Research in Data Science

This schedule is tentative. Slides for the lectures will be placed here as the course progresses.

Videos for the course will be made available.

Week Date Topic
121 SepIntroduction: [Administration] [Data Science Process] [Bonus Slides]
124 Sep [Feature Design]
228 Sep [Evaluation, Debugging, and Diagnostics]
21 OctVisualization (guest lecturer: Gian Marco Campagnolo)
35 OctDatabases (guest lecturer: Sebastian Maneth)
38 OctDatabases II (guest lecturer: Sebastian Maneth)
4Mon 12 OctGuest lectures: Iain Murray, Charles Sutton, Chris Williams
4Thurs 15 OctGuest lectures: Jonathan Gair, Ruth King, Ioannis Papastathopoulos
5Mon 19 OctGuest lectures: Nigel Goddard, Guido Sanguinetti, Amos Storkey
5Thurs 22 OctGuest lectures: Jacek Gondzio, Andreas Grothey, Peter Richtarik
6Mon 26 OctGuest lectures: Leonid Libkin, Sebastian Maneth
6Thurs 29 OctGuest lectures: Wenfei Fan, Vittorio Ferrari
7Mon 2 NovGuest lectures: Sharon Goldwater, Frank Keller, Chris Lucas
7Thurs 5 NovGuest lectures: Mirella Lapata, Adam Lopez, Michael Rovatsos
8Mon 9 NovGuest lectures: Kenneth Heafield, Mark Steedman, Bonnie Webber
8Thurs 12 NovGuest lectures: Simon King, Steve Renals, Hiroshi Shimodaira
9Mon 16 NovGuest lectures: James Cheney, Maurice Fallon
9Thurs 19 NovGuest lectures: Ewan Klein, Kami Vaniea
10Mon 23 NovNO CLASS
10Thurs 26 NovGuest lectures: Mary Cryan, David Aspinall, Rik Sarkar
11Mon 30 NovGuest lectures: Christophe Dubach, Bob Fisher, Dave Robertson
11Thurs 3 DecGuest lectures: Jon Oberlander, Ian Simpson, Tom Thorne
3Lab session
4Lab session
5Lab session
8Tutorial: Miniproject progress
114 DecMiniproject presentation
1211 DecMiniproject reports due

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