Mining Massive Data Sets
Winter 2014
The course will discuss data mining and machine learning algorithms for analyzing very large amounts of data. The emphasis will be on Map Reduce as a tool for creating parallel algorithms that can process very large amounts of data.
This year we are also offering a new 1 unit course: CS246H: Mining Massive Data Sets: Hadoop Labs!


Important course information will be posted on this web page and announced in class. You are responsible for all material that appears here and should check this page for updates frequently.

Course information:


Tuesday & Thursday 9:30AM - 10:45AM in NVidia Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center.

Watch video lectures on SCPD (any Stanford student can see them here).


Jure Leskovec
Office Hours: Wednesday 9-10am, Gates 418

TAs and Office hours (Starting from the second week, Jan 13):

Bob West (Head TA)
Office Hours: Monday 3-5pm, Gates 450

Ashwin Apte
Office Hours: Tuesday 12-2pm, Gates B24B

Mike Chrzanowski
Office Hours: Friday 3-5pm, Gates B30

Sammy El Ghazzal
Office Hours: Tuesday 6-8pm, Gates B21

Alex Fandrianto
Office Hours: Wednesday 2:15-4:15pm, Gates B28

Ashley Jin
Office Hours: Wednesday 12:15-2:15pm, Gates B24B

Jason Jong
Office Hours: Thursday 1-3pm, Gates B30

Hristo Paskov
Office Hours: Thursday 3-5pm, Gates B21

Neeraj Pradhan
Office Hours: Monday 11am-1pm, Gates B21

Email address:

You can reach us at cs246-win1314-staff@lists.stanford.edu
Use Piazza to post class related questions: https://piazza.com/stanford/winter2014/cs246/home.

Previous versions of the course

CS246: Winter 2013

CS246: Winter 2012

CS246: Winter 2011

CS345a: Winter 2010