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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.

Past years' schedules and slides: 2014, 2015

Week Date Topic
119 SepIntroduction: [Administration] [Data Science Process] [Bonus Slides]
122 Sep [Visualization]
226 Sep[Feature Design]
229 Sep [Evaluation, Debugging, and Diagnostics]
33 Oct Databases (guest lecturer: Sebastian Maneth)
36 OctDatabases II (guest lecturer: Sebastian Maneth)
4Monday 10 OctGuest lectures: Amos Storkey, Guido Sanguinetti, Iain Murray,
4Thursday 13 OctGuest lectures: Charles Sutton, Michael Gutmann, Natalia Bochkina,
5Monday 17 OctGuest lectures: Ruth King,
5Thursday 20 OctGuest lectures: Finn Lundgren, Phil Wadler, Steve Renals,
6Monday 24 OctGuest lectures: Peter Buneman, Wenfei Fan, Leonid Libkin,
6Thursday 27 OctGuest lectures: James Cheney, Mark Steedman, Ioannis Papastathopoulos,
7Monday 31 OctGuest lectures: Mary Cryan, Rik Sarkar, Andreas Pieris,
7Thursday 3 NovGuest lectures: Jacek Gondzio, Andreas Grothey, Ajitha Rajan,
8Monday 7 NovGuest lectures: Shay Cohen, Sharon Goldwater, Kenneth Heafield,
8Thursday 10 NovGuest lectures: Frank Keller, Chris Williams, Ian Simpson,
9Monday 14 NovGuest lectures: Adam Lopez, Chris Lucas, Johanna Moore,
9Thursday 17 NovGuest lectures: Jon Oberlander, Mirella Lapata, Paolo Guagliardo,
10Monday 21 NovGuest lectures: Simon King, Hiroshi Shimodaira, Jonathan Gair,
10Thursday 24 NovGuest lectures: Maurice Fallon, Bob Fisher, Timothy Hospedales,
11Monday 28 NovGuest lectures: Nigel Goddard, Michael Rovatsos, Walid Magdy,
11Thursday 1 DecGuest lectures: David Aspinall, Andrew Gordon, Kami Vaniea,
4Lab session
5Lab session
6Lab session
9Tutorial: Miniproject progress
111 DecMiniproject presentation
129 DecMiniproject reports due

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