Introduction to Linear Algebra, Fifth Edition

Author: Gilbert Strang


by ultrasounder   2019-01-12
Execution of a determinant. [0]

Always love it when a professor can bring in some comic relief in the midst of a very heavy math topic. The students seem to enjoy it. I am self-teaching myself background math for preparing me to the likes of PRML-Bishop, and I wholeheartedly recommend his Linear algebra course available on MIT Courseware[1] coupled with his book[2]

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by Yadi   2018-10-04
In machine learning, hands down these are some of the best related textbooks:

- [0] Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning (Information Science and Statistics)

and also:

- [1] The Elements of Statistical Learning

- [2] Reinforcement Learning: An Introduction by Barto and Sutton

- [3] The Deep Learning by Aaron Courville, Ian Goodfellow, and Yoshua Bengio

- [4] Neural Network Methods for Natural Language Processing (Synthesis Lectures on Human Language Technologies) by Yoav Goldberg

Then some math tid-bits:

[5] Introduction to Linear Algebra by Strang

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