Avinash Kak
Purdue University


 * The Objects Trilogy Project
This project took 17 years to finish! Check it out!
 * Research Interests
 * The Classes I Generally Teach

               A new class on   DEEP LEARNING  I'll be
               co-teaching in Spring 2020
 * 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 topics.

 * The Truth Behind Machine Learning and AI


A talk given on November 5, 2019 at ADSA21, Boston.

 * Computer and Network Security

                    A 2018 Critique of Cybersecurity at TSA  
                    A 2017 Critique of Cybersecurity at TSA  
 * 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
       Convention

An old presentation but still useful for learning object-oriented scripting in 2019.
 * TEACHING PROGRAMMING: An Essay on What is Wrong with
       How Computer Programming is Taught in Many Universities


                    Enseñar Programación     (In Spanish)
 * 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 cleaned-up version posted in July 2017. Based on a talk that was given originally in 2007.



And more...

 * Citation Counts as Provided by Google Scholar
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 * A special publication that shows how semantics (through word embeddings) and word order can be used for software search (2019)
 * Our publication on creating datasets for testing large-area land-cover classifiers for satellite images (2019)
 * Our first publication on unconstrained face recognition (2017)
 * Some not so recent but important journal pubs:   ( hover for title and click for download )        * hover      * hover      * hover   
 * Purdue ECE Graduate Program in Computer Engineering



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