ESP Biography



AMMAR AMMAR, ESP Teacher




Major: EECS

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: Not available.

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Past Classes

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Introduction to Machine Learning in Splash! 2009 (Nov. 21 - 22, 2009)
This class is intended to give you a rough idea about machine learning. It covers some of the history of the field, the basic ideas, and a few exciting applications.


Where do Algorithms come from? in Splash! 2009 (Nov. 21 - 22, 2009)
A brief survey of some of the most influential algorithms and the people behind them. We will look at the people's backgrounds and motivations behind some of the revolutionary algorithms in the field of computer science!


Linear Algebra in Splash! 2009 (Nov. 21 - 22, 2009)
What are matrices and where do they come from? Are they actually useful? How can they be interpreted geometrically and related to the real world? All these questions and more will be answered in this session about matrices!


A quick introduction to the Arabic Language in Splash! 2009 (Nov. 21 - 22, 2009)
Learn the basics of Arabic and get to hear some good Arabic music =-)


Intro to Machine Learning in Splash! 2008 (Nov. 22 - 23, 2008)
This class is intended to give you a rough idea about machine learning. It covers some of the history of the field, the basic ideas, and a few exciting applications.


A quick introduction to the Arabic language in SPLASH (2007)
Learn the basics of Arabic and get to hear some good Arabic music =-) The prerequisites for this class were: ...