Neural network architectures, scaling laws and transformers

Summary: A video digest of ideas related to neural network architectures, scaling laws and transformers. This material is based on part of a lecture series I gave for the 2021 4F12 engineering course at Cambridge University.
Topics: neural network architectures, scaling laws, transformers
Slides: link (pdf)

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