Mark Schmidt

  Mark Schmidt
    Department of Computer Science
    University of British Columbia
    201 2366 Main Mall
    Vancouver BC V6T 1Z4


  • List of Publications - with links to code, presentations/posters, and appendices.

    Selected recent papers: Selected applications: PhD thesis (2010): Graphical Model Structure Learning with L1-Regularization


    Talk slides on selected recent projects: Overview talk slides: Selected recent posters: Recent videos of talks by myself and co-authors:


  • List of Software Packages

    Some Highlights: A package containing most of the above is available here.

    Teaching and Research Groups

  • All of Machine Learning - combined slides and notes from my machine learning courses.

    UBC Courses:

    Mini-Courses: Tutorials: UBC Machine Learning Lab:

    UBC Machine Learning Lab

    Current members:


    UBC Machine Learning Reading Group (ML Theory Reading Group)

    Vancouver DataSense Job Board

    Selected Notes

    List of Notes

    Cauchy's original paper from 1847 on gradient descent is available here.

    I've also been known to swim, spike, and dunk.