Getting Started with Machine Learning - a book by Titus Neupert et al. The book is aimed at students of all sciences and can be downloaded for free (from UZH) https://www.springer.com/de/book/9783658322670
This book (in german) addresses applications of machine learning in various fields of science. It covers common structures and algorithms to analyze data using machine learning techniques. First, methods are introduced that dock with classical statistical analyses and have a more solid mathematical foundation. The authors familiarize the reader with the different structures for artificial neural networks and show the respective application areas.