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  • Learn various neural network architectures and its advancements in AI
  • Master deep learning in Python by building and training neural network
  • Master neural networks for regression and classification
  • Discover convolutional neural networks for image recognition
  • Learn sentiment analysis on textual data using Long Short-Term Memory
  • Build and train a highly accurate facial recognition security system

Neural networks are at the core of recent AI advances, providing some of the best resolutions to many real-world problems, including image recognition, medical diagnosis, text analysis, and more. This book goes through some basic neural network and deep learning concepts, as well as some popular libraries in Python for implementing them.

It contains practical demonstrations of neural networks in domains such as fare prediction, image classification, sentiment analysis, and more. In each case, the book provides a problem statement, the specific neural network architecture required to tackle that problem, the reasoning behind the algorithm used, and the associated Python code to implement the solution from scratch. In the process, you will gain hands-on experience with using popular Python libraries such as Keras to build and train your own neural networks from scratch.

By the end of this book, you will have mastered the different neural network architectures and created cutting-edge AI projects in Python that will immediately strengthen your machine learning portfolio.

  • Discover neural network architectures (like CNN and LSTM) that are driving recent advancements in AI
  • Build expert neural networks in Python using popular libraries such as Keras
  • Includes projects such as object detection, face identification, sentiment analysis, and more
Page Count 308
Course Length 9 hours 14 minutes
ISBN 9781789138900
Date Of Publication 28 Feb 2019


James Loy

James Loy has more than five years, expert experience in data science in the finance and healthcare industries. He has worked with the largest bank in Singapore to drive innovation and improve customer loyalty through predictive analytics. He has also experience in the healthcare sector, where he applied data analytics to improve decision-making in hospitals. He has a master's degree in computer science from Georgia Tech, with a specialization in machine learning.

His research interest includes deep learning and applied machine learning, as well as developing computer-vision-based AI agents for automation in industry. He writes on Towards Data Science, a popular machine learning website with more than 3 million views per month.