12 of 16 people found the following review helpful
This is good and quite clear introduction to the field that tries to give the reader an intuitive overview to the neural networks and pattern recognition in general.
This is a good book if you are interested in a conversationalist overview to neural networks. There are sufficient formulas to implement the algorithms, so it is good as a list of commonly used neural architectures and how they work, in a single easy-to-access place.
However, the book is quite short and hurriedly goes through many different techniques and algorithms, giving you a brief snapshot of each one. Nice pictures abound and explanations, but the understanding that one may obtained from this book will be only… Read more