CSCE 689: Special Topics in Modern Algorithms for Data Science

Instructor: Samson Zhou
Lectures: MWF 08/21/2023-12/12/2023, 1:50-2:40 PM CT, HRBB 126
Office hours: Wednesday, 3:00-4:00 PM CT, PETR 424, or by appointment

Course Description

Algorithms for data science; sublinear algorithms; models of computation for big data; differential privacy. Full syllabus here.


Scribe notes, i.e., succinct LaTeX summary of lectures 20%, midterm presentation 35%, final project 45%

Course Schedule

Additional Course Materials

Full Syllabus
Project Reading List
LaTeX Template
Scribe List

There is no textbook for this class. However, the following materials may be useful as reference materials: Extra Slides: Guest Slides 1 (ppt), Guest Slides 2 (ppt), Guest Slides 3 (ppt)