Series: Gradient Descent with Python Part 2: Generic Python Implementation of Gradient Descent for NN Optimization Hello again in the series of tutorials for implementing a generic gradient descent (GD) algorithm in Python for optimizing parameters of artificial neural network (ANN) in the backpropagation phase. The GD implementation will

Series: Gradient Descent with Python Part 1: Generic Python Implementation of Gradient Descent for NN Optimization Through a series of tutorials, the gradient descent (GD) algorithm will be implemented from scratch in Python for optimizing parameters of artificial neural network (ANN) in the backpropagation phase. The GD implementation will

Series: Optimization Intro to optimization in deep learning: Momentum, RMSProp and Adam In this post, we take a look at a problem that plagues training of neural networks, pathological curvature.

Series: Optimization Intro to optimization in deep learning: Gradient Descent An in-depth explanation of Gradient Descent, and how to avoid the problems of local minima and saddle points.