CMSC 720: Foundations of Deep Learning

University of Maryland, College Park, Spring 2024
Instructor: Soheil Feizi

Welcome to the CMSC 720 course (previously 828W) on Foundations of Deep Learning for Spring 2024.

CMSC 720 is currently being taught by Soheil Feizi.


  • Lecture 1: Deep Classification Basics: ERM and basic architectures (MLP, ResNet and CNNs), overview of SGD, ADAMs, Momentum, etc.

Deep Generative Models for Images

Large Language Models (LLMs)

Multi-Modal Models

Adversarial Robustness

Detection of AI-Generated Content

Data Extraction and Model Editing

Additional Topics