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What concepts or methods from the machine learning field interest you the most? This final assignment is your chance to explore these interests. Projects can include:
You are required to work in pairs for the project. Three member teams will be allowed, but the need for the team should be justified to the instructor.
One report is submitted per team. Clearly define what the responsibility of each team member.
Each team will present their work in a poster session that will be held during the last week of classes.
Your project needs to demonstrate you have learned something new about machine learning.
Submit via Canvas a proposal by November 6th describing
Only one person from your team should submit the proposal via Canvas. Proposals are limited to two pages.
Submit via Canvas the PDF file of your written report by midnight December 15th. Remember, your report must clearly describe what each team member did; all members of the team need to participate in the writing.
Only one person from your team should submit the final report. In grading, each team member's contribution will be taken into account.
This is only for students in the on-campus section.
Here is what the grade sheet will look like for this assignment.
CS545 Final Assignment ====================================================================== Proposal: 10 points (6 points): The project is well-motivated (why are doing this). (2 points): Clear plan (what are the tasks involved). (2 points): Clear team member responsibilities (who will do what). ====================================================================== Poster: 30 points (only for on-campus students) (10 points): The poster was well presented by the team (10 points): The poster succinctly and clearly explains what you did (10 points): The poster was well laid out and makes good use of visual aids ====================================================================== Written Report: 60 points (90 points for distance-learning students) (10 points): Good introduction and motivation for the project. (15 points): Clear description of what you did and how you did it. (15 points): Results are clearly presented and discussed in depth. ( 5 points): Spelling, grammar, organization. (10 points): Project is sufficiently challenging.