Deep Learning Illustrated is a visual introduction to Artificial Neural Networks and AI. It is replete with working code demos and will be printed on Pearson's Addison-Wesley imprint in 2019.

In the meantime, the opening nine chapters (constituting about two thirds of the full book) are available as a digital “rough cut” via Safari Books.

Physical copies can be pre-ordered now via, e.g., Amazon, Barnes & Noble.



Jon Krohn is the Chief Data Scientist of the machine learning startup untapt. He leads a flourishing Deep Learning Study Group, presents the acclaimed Deep Learning with TensorFlow and Deep Learning for Natural Language Processing tutorials in Safari Books Online, and teaches his Deep Learning curriculum at the NYC Data Science Academy. Jon holds a doctorate in neuroscience from Oxford University and has been publishing on machine learning in leading academic journals since 2010. 

Grant Beyleveld is a doctoral candidate at the Icahn School of Medicine at New York's Mount Sinai hospital, researching the relationship between viruses and their hosts. A founding member of the Deep Learning Study Group, he holds a Masters in Molecular Medicine and Medical Biochemistry from the University of Witwatersrand.

Aglaé Bassens is a Belgian artist based in Brooklyn. She studied Fine Arts at The Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art, Oxford University, and University College London's Slade School of Fine Arts. Along with her work as an illustrator, her practice includes still life painting and murals.