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Scalability Analysis of Synchronous Data-Parallel Artificial Neural Network (ANN) Learners
(Virginia Tech, 2018-09-14)
Artificial Neural Networks (ANNs) have been established as one of the most important algorithmic tools in the Machine Learning (ML) toolbox over the past few decades. ANNs' recent rise to widespread acceptance can be ...
A Study of Machine Learning Approaches for Integrated Biomedical Data Analysis
(Virginia Tech, 2018-06-29)
This thesis consists of two projects in which various machine learning approaches and statistical analysis for the integration of biomedical data analysis were explored, developed and tested. Integration of different ...
Robot Autonomous Fire Location using a Weighted Probability Algorithm
(Virginia Tech, 2016-11-01)
Finding a fire inside of a structure without knowing its conditions poses a dangerous threat to the safety of firefighters. As a result, robots are being explored to increase awareness of the conditions inside structures ...
Enhanced Neural Network Training Using Selective Backpropagation and Forward Propagation
(Virginia Tech, 2018-06-22)
Neural networks are making headlines every day as the tool of the future, powering artificial intelligence programs and supporting technologies never seen before. However, the training of neural networks can take days or ...
Data Mining Academic Emails to Model Employee Behaviors and Analyze Organizational Structure
(Virginia Tech, 2016-06-06)
Email correspondence has become the predominant method of communication for businesses. If not for the inherent privacy concerns, this electronically searchable data could be used to better understand how employees interact. ...