[pymvpa] Introduction to Machine Learning and SVMs

Katja Franke katja.franke at uni-jena.de
Mon May 16 18:11:45 UTC 2011

I liked reading this paper: Kristin P. Bennett and Colin Campbell, 
"Support Vector Machines: Hype or Hallelujah?", SIGKDD Explorations, 
2,2, 2000, 1–13. (There are also some ppp online.)

Am 16.05.11 18:05, schrieb Thorsten Kranz:
> Hi all,
> I have a question, maybe you have a quick reply (to a non-trivial
> question though...).
> Here in my lab, some colleagues without too much knowledge in
> mathematics would like to learn (and understand) some basics of
> machine learning and SVMs in particular, so we'll have a little
> methods-seminar soon. I will try to explain it to them, but it would
> be nice if I could send them some kind of tutorial-paper or
> book-chapter they could read before that.
> Do you have any proposal for that? I know of the Hastie et al. book
> online, but maybe "less mathematics" would fit better to (some) of my
> colleagues.
> Thanks in advance, greetings,
> Thorsten
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