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Machine Learning – Day 2

Day 2 of the Machine Learning MSc module at Manchester saw us learning about Decision Trees and the role that entropy, linear correlation and mutual information can play. It’s all about categorical data (like name, a set of fixed values), whereas last week was about the automated classification of continuous data (like temperature, a smooth [...]

Posted on October 6, 2009 at 11:22 pm by Paul Brabban · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Machine Learning, matlab, MSc

Matlab from the Ubuntu Menu

Getting stuff to work from the Ubuntu Menu is pretty straightforward, but I ran into some little problems that confused me with Matlab. This post goes through the steps and difficulties I had, which might be useful in general, not just in relation to Matlab. First up, I installed the Student Edition of Matlab (currently [...]

Posted on September 28, 2009 at 8:56 pm by Paul Brabban · Permalink · 8 Comments
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