Spring 2019

Data Mining

Listed in: Computer Science, as COSC-254

Faculty

Matteo Riondato (Section 01)

Description

This course is an introduction to data mining, the area of computer science that deals with the development of efficient and accurate algorithms for extracting information from data.  Topics may include: mining data streams and time series, the MapReduce/Spark model and large scale data analysis, significant patterns extraction, web and social networks analysis, recommendation systems, sampling and hypothesis testing, and dimensionality reduction. We will use interactive data analysis notebooks and large-scale data processing systems to implement and test data mining algorithms.

Requisite: COSC 211. Spring semester. Assistant Professor Riondato.

Offerings

2018-19: Offered in Spring 2019