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DFL is a compendium of curricula to help you deeply understand Machine Learning.
Each of our posts are a self-contained lesson plan targeting a significant research paper and complete with readings, questions, and answers.
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In this curriculum, you will explore Game Theory and Counterfactual Regret Minimization in order to understand techniques for solving two person zero-sum games of incomplete information. ⟹
In this curriculum, you will learn about two-person zero-sum perfect information games and develop understanding to completely grok AlphaGoZero. ⟹
Trust Region Policy Optimization
TRPO is a model-free algorithm for optimizing policies in reinforcement learning by gradient descent. It represents a significant improvement over previous methods in its scalability and consequently has enjoyed widespread success. ⟹
InfoGAN is an extension of GANs that learns to represent unlabeled data as codes. Representation learning is an important aspect of unsupervised learning, and GANs are a flexible and powerful interpretation. This makes InfoGAN an important and interesting stepping stone in representation learning. ⟹
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