Correction to “The Importance of Convexity in Learning With Squared Loss” [Sep 98 1974-1980]
Lee, Wee Sun, Bartlett, Peter L., & Williamson, Robert C. (2008) Correction to “The Importance of Convexity in Learning With Squared Loss” [Sep 98 1974-1980]. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, 54(9), p. 4395.
The paper "the importance of convexity in learning with squared loss" gave a lower bound on the sample complexity of learning with quadratic loss using a nonconvex function class. The proof contains an error. We show that the lower bound is true under a stronger condition that holds for many cases of interest.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Agnostic learning , lower bound, sample complexity|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > INFORMATION SYSTEMS (080600)|
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology|
Past > Schools > Mathematical Sciences
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|Deposited On:||18 Aug 2011 08:55|
|Last Modified:||20 Aug 2011 13:13|
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