EECS 407 - Pattern Recognition I

Description:  Credit 3U/4G.   The design of automated systems for detection, recognition, classification and diagnosis.  Parametric and nonparametric decision-making techniques.  Applications in computerized medical and industrial image and waveform analysis. 

 Prerequisite: Math 220. 

 Recent Textbooks: Gose, Pattern Recognition & Image Analysis, Prentice-Hall 

 Topics: 

  • Decision theory: Classifiers 
  • Parameters estimation: Maximum likelihood 
  • Nonparametric techniques: Density estimation 
  • Parzen windows 
  • Discriminant analysis: Criterion functions 
  • Image processing