perceptron feed forward neural networks in python

sturlamolden sturlamolden at
Mon Jul 11 17:07:36 EDT 2011

On 11 Jul, 20:47, Ken Watford <kwatford+pyt... at> wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 11, 2011 at 2:31 PM, Igor Begić < at> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I,m new to Python and i want to study and write programs about perceptron
> > feed forward neural networks in python. Does anyone have a good book or link
> > for this?
> Try Stephen Marsland's "Machine Learning: An Algorithmic Perspective".
> All example code is done in Python, and there's a chapter on
> multilayer perceptrons.
> The code for the book is available online here:

This is quite simple with tools like NumPy and SciPy. E.g. use (level-3 BLAS matrix multiply) for the forward pass, and
scipy.optimize.leastsq (MINPACK Levenberg-Marquardt) for the training.


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