My Reinforcement Learning Articles in MSDN

My Reinforcement Learning Articles in MSDN

In case you didn't know, I write a monthly column for MSDN Magazine on AI called "Artificially Intelligent" In the last two articles, I covered... Details
Reinforcement Learning at Azure Data Fest

Reinforcement Learning at Azure Data Fest

In my session from Azure Data Fest Reston 2018, I explore reinforcement learning.  As an added bonus, Andy (who's holding the camera) chimes in now... Details
Overcoming Sparse Rewards in Reinforcement Learning

Overcoming Sparse Rewards in Reinforcement Learning

This video, a follow up from his intro video on reinforcement learning, Arxiv dives into three advanced papers that address the problem of the sparse... Details
Mathematics of Dopamine

Mathematics of Dopamine

In this video, Siraj Raval explores how key reinforcement learning algorithms help explain how the human brain works, specifically through the lens of the neurotransmitter known... Details
Comparing Humans with the Best Reinforcement Learning Algorithms

Comparing Humans with the Best Reinforcement Learning Algorithms

By leveraging powerful prior knowledge about how the world works, humans can quickly figure out efficient strategies in new and unseen environments. Currently, even state-of-the-art... Details
Q Learning for Trading

Q Learning for Trading

Siraj Raval explores the world of automated training with reinforcement learning with a few lines of Python code! In this video, he demonstrates how a... Details
DeepMind AlphaGo Zero Explained

DeepMind AlphaGo Zero Explained

If you're a reader of this blog, then you know that I have mentioned Alpha Go Zero before on a few occasions. However, I think... Details
How an AI Learns Dexterity

How an AI Learns Dexterity

The folks over at OpenAI have come up with some very interesting work in training robots on improving their dexterity via reinforcement learning. Their robot, Dactyl, has... Details
How Does AlphaGo Zero Work?

How Does AlphaGo Zero Work?

I just wrapped up a new article for my AI column in MSDN Magazine on reinforcement learning. AlphaGo Zero was a key example of RL's... Details
How Deepmind’s AlphaZero Can Master Games Without Human Knowledge

How Deepmind’s AlphaZero Can Master Games Without Human Knowledge

If my post yesterday about DeepMind's AlphaZero piqued your interest but answered too few questions, then check out this video from teh 2017 NIPS conference where Dr.... Details