Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Subject "machine learning"

  • Jiang, Chong (2011-01-14)
    In this thesis, we consider the problem of multi-armed bandits with a large number of correlated arms. We assume that the arms have Bernoulli distributed rewards, independent across arms and across time, where the ...

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  • Carrasco Kind, Matias (2015-01-21)
    With the growth of large photometric surveys, accurately estimating photometric redshifts, preferably as a probability density function (PDF), and fully understanding the implicit systematic uncertainties in this process ...

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  • Kim, Eric (2015-01-21)
    Machine learning (ML) based inference has recently gained importance as a key kernel in processing massive data in digital signal processing (DSP) systems. Due to the ever increasing complexity of DSP systems, energy-efficient ...

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  • Tsai, Shen-Fu (2013-02-03)
    Lack of human prior knowledge is one of the main reasons that the semantic gap still remains when it comes to automatic multimedia understanding. One difference between the human cognition system and state-of-the-art machine ...

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  • Mayhew, Stephen (2014-05-30)
    We begin by giving a comprehensive literature review that ties together many fields which have heretofore remained separate. We comment on the approaches from each field and show which algorithms are similar and which are ...

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  • Xu, Tianfang (2012-05-22)
    Current analyses of groundwater flow and transport typically rely on a physically-based model (PBM), which is inherently subject to error and uncertainty from multiple sources including model structural error, parameter ...

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