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06.27.2017

A Conceptual Introduction to Neural Networks

In this video, Katie Surrence introduces the concept of the neuron in computer science, and how it enables decision making. She then discusses how collections of neurons, neural networks, enable more complex forms of decision making and classification. Finally, she walks through the code in an 11-line toy neural network, demonstrating the implementation of cost function minimization and backpropagation in their simplest forms.

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