This is an introductory class on Proximal Methods for learning.
Class Reference Matterial
Chapter/Appendix - Convex Optimization,
L. Rosasco, T. Poggio, A Regularization Tour of Machine Learning, MIT-9.520 Lectures Notes (book draft), 2015.
Note: The course notes, in the form of the book draft circulated is the reference material for this class.
Related and older material for this class can be accessed through the link for the previous year offerings of the course.