Avinash Kak
Purdue University

 * The Objects Trilogy Project The 17-year long Objects Trilogy Project is now complete. Check it out.
 * Research Interests
 * The Classes I Generally Teach
 * Books Authored
 * Publications in Journals and Conference Proceedings
 * Purdue Robot Vision Lab
 * TUTORIALS These deal with several topics of current interest in Machine Learning
 * MY OPEN SOURCE PROJECTS These projects deal with machine learning, information retrieval, computer vision, and other themes.
 * Importance of Machine Learning to the SCUM of Large Software A talk given on January 2, 2014, at Infosys, Bangalore, India
 * Emerging Themes in Software Engineering Research A talk given in 2010, but the issues remain valid in 2015
 * Computer and Network Security
 * Some Thoughts on What it Takes to Produce a Good Ph.D. Thesis
Revised in November 2012
 * My Tutorial on Object-Oriented Scripting at the 2006 Open Source

An old presentation but still useful for learning object-oriented scripting in 2015.
 * An Essay on What is Wrong with How Computer Programming is
       Taught in Many Universities
 * Why Robots Will Never Have Sex --- a talk that makes fun of
        people who believe that computers are about to take over the world
A new version posted in August 2009. Hopefully this version has no typos in the narrative that goes with the slides.

And more...

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