Office hours at UCSC Silicon Valley Center: 5pm-5:45pm Tuesdays (SVC RM319)

Office hour at UCSC: 9am Mondays (E2-565)

Homework/presentation/reports submission: yiz  + ism245 @ (for class related issues only. Both TA and the instructor will access these emails for grading.)

News : please pick up your mid exam from the TA at E2-477


Required Text Book: 

Data Mining: Concepts and Techniques, Second Edition

Recommended books:

The Elements of Statistical Learning: Data Mining, Inference, and Prediction, Second Edition  pdf

Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning

Introduction to Data Mining


This class is offered at UCSC main campus and UCSC Siliocn Valley Center. Students from outside UCSC can register through UC Extension here.

UC Extension students: if you have any administrative questions, please email Siubhan Pabst (spabst at  soe. Ucsc . Edu) or go to her office at UCSC SVC Room 314 (2505 Augustine Drive)

The course is lecture based. Students are expected to read some book chapters and research papers.Students will be evaluated based on homework, final exam, and course project. 



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Instructors and Assistants