Learning Algorithms — theory and practice

  • Norman L. Biggs
Conference paper
Part of the Perspectives in Neural Computing book series (PERSPECT.NEURAL)

Abstract

Computational Learning Theory is a recently-developed branch of mathematics which provides a framework for the discussion of experiments with learning machines, such as artificial neural networks. The basic ideas of the theory are described, and applied to an experiment involving the comparison of two learning machines. The experiment was devised so that the results could also be compared with those achieved by a human subject, and this comparison raises some interesting questions.

Keywords

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© Springer-Verlag London Limited 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Norman L. Biggs
    • 1
  1. 1.London School of EconomicsLondonUK

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