Quote:
Originally Posted by alasdairj
OK, I am a little confused. The RBF description does not mention a bias, but then it is introduced in slide 19 of lecture 16... how do we learn the bias?

The bias can be learned along with the weights using the pseudoinverse method. Just consider the bias a parameter like the weights which happens to be multiplied by the constant 1, the same way
was handled in linear regression.