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Old 06-06-2012, 03:04 PM
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Default Re: Question 15 - bias term

Originally Posted by ladybird2012 View Post
For Question 15 we implement the RBF model, and there is a bias term to be calculated. It seems to me that there are two ways of going about this:

1) use a similar logic to what we had for linear regression. This seems to be what is suggested on slide 15 of lecture 16 (RBF network slide).
This is the correct way. Treat b as you treated w_0 in linear regression. The only reason it's called b here is not to conflict with the SVM kernel version.
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