Top 10 PyTorch Books to Master it

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Supplementing one’s learning with books never goes in vain. On the contrary reading books helps define a structure and approach to learning new technology and PyTorch is no exception. Reading books solidifies the concepts learned in class or any course and is one of the best ways of self-study. Let’s see some of the best Pytorch Books to master it.

Best PyTorch Books

1. Deep Learning with PyTorch By Eli Stevens, Luca Antiga and Thomas Viehmann

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It is a beginner level book which deals with the neural network concepts from scratch using PyTorch. It covers all the important aspects of PyTorch from tensors to the torch.nn module. Also, it has entire units dedicated to practical application of neural networks.

2. Hands-on Neural Networks with PyTorch By Vihar Kurama

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This book covers all the building blocks of neural networks like CNN, RNN and LSTM focusing also on the best industry practices. It starts from the beginners levels and takes you to the intermediate level and is best suited for learners with some experience in Python Programming.

3. Deep Learning for coders with fastai & PyTorch By Jeremy Howard and Sylvain Gugger

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The speciality of this book is that it does not require learners to have vast knowledge of maths and machine learning. Co-authored by fastai’s founder himself, this book explains everything in a way that is understandable by complete beginners requiring minimal prerequisites.

4. Programming PyTorch for Deep Learning By Ian Pointer

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This is also a beginner level book covering all the neural network topics, building these networks using PyTorch and also deploying our models. Designed to take your Deep Learning skills to the next level, this book introduces the cloud based environments followed by in-depth neural network architecture concerning images, videos, audio etc.

5. PyTorch Pocket Reference By Joe Papa

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It is a reference book that can be used whenever we have any confusion about some syntax or concepts on deep learning. The author has tried to put all the important codes, syntax and concepts in an easy to reference and use form, making it less tedious for developers to code complex models.

6. The Deep Learning with PyTorch Workshop By Hyatt Saleh

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Just like a workshop, starting from the basics this book covers the building blocks of deep learning using PyTorch. It gives a head start to absolute beginners starting from basic concepts to more complex models like CNN and RNN. You will also learn to create new images from some available images.

7. PyTorch 1.x Reinforcement Learning Cookbook By Yuxi (Hayden) Liu

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Reinforcement Learning is used to tackle control and optimisation problems in Artificial Intelligence which is widely used in Robotics. This book covers the concepts of Reinforcement Learning using PyTorch and also introduces some deep learning libraries which proves to be very helpful in practical applications.

8. Natural Language Processing with PyTorch By Brian McMahan and Delip Rao

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Natural Language Processing is used in applications such as language translation, sentence completion etc. This book by Delip Rao and Brian McMahan focuses on NLP and its applications, starting from the basics and taking a practical approach in dealing with real-world examples.

9. PyTorch Computer Vision Cookbook By Michael Avendi

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This book comprises over 70 steps to build a neural network model using PyTorch in a clear and concise way. It covers common Computer Vision concepts and also some of the trickiest problems in the same. Firstly, it introduces to all the common Computer Vision libraries in PyTorch followed by a deep dive into the Computer Vision applications such as self-driving cars.

10. PyTorch Recipes By Pradeepta Mishra

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Starting from tensors this book covers all the basic implementation of PyTorch specially suited for newbies. It covers topics like probability distribution, transformations and computational graphs. The author has also tried to deal with common issues faced by developers. Further, it covers all the neural networks algorithms like RNN, CNN, LSTM etc.


Depending on your level of expertise and requirement you may choose the book that suits you the best. It is advised to complete one book first to understand the basics of PyTorch and further supplement it with the books extending to broader areas like Computer Vision, Language Processing etc.

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