Optimization How to Use Maximum Likelihood Estimation for Parametric Classification Methods In some previous tutorials that discussed how Bayes' rule works, a decision was made based on some probabilities (e.g. the likelihood and prior). Either these probabilities were given explicitly

Data Science Introduction to Time Series Forecasting: Regression and LSTMs In the first part of this series, Introduction to Time Series Analysis, we covered the different properties of a time series, autocorrelation, partial autocorrelation, stationarity, tests for stationarity, and seasonality.

Data Science Introduction to Time Series Forecasting: Autoregressive Models & Smoothing Methods In Part 1 of this series we looked at time series analysis. We learned about the different properties of a time series, autocorrelation, partial autocorrelation, stationarity, tests for stationarity, and

Machine Learning Introduction to Time Series Analysis Time series analysis and forecasting have many applications: analyzing the sales of your retail chains, finding anomalies in the traffic you're getting to your servers, and predicting stock markets, to

Reinforcement Learning The Machine Learning Practitioner's Guide to Reinforcement Learning: Overview of the RL Universe In this post, we describe the anatomy of how most Deep Reinforcement Learning algorithms work. We also cover the motivation to use RL over standard machine learning, On-Policy v/s Off-Policy learning, the Exploration-Exploitation Tradeoff, and many more important RL concepts.

Object Detection How to Train a Scaled-YOLOv4 Object Detection Model In this blog, we will show an example of how to train and generalize Scaled-YOLOv4 on your custom dataset to detect custom objects.

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Machine Learning How to Apply Bayesian Decision Theory in Machine Learning In a previous article we discussed the theory behind Bayesian Decision Theory in detail. In this article we'll see how to apply Bayesian Decision Theory to different classification problems. We'll

Machine Learning Bayesian Decision Theory Explained Bayesian Decision Theory is the statistical approach to pattern classification. It leverages probability to make classifications, and measures the risk (i.e. cost) of assigning an input to a given

Tutorial How to Train A Question-Answering Machine Learning Model (BERT) In this article, I will give a brief overview of BERT based QA models and show you how to train Bio-BERT to answer COVID-19 related questions from research papers.

Keras How To Train Keras Models Using the Genetic Algorithm with PyGAD PyGAD is an open-source Python library for building the genetic algorithm and training machine learning algorithms. It offers a wide range of parameters to customize the genetic algorithm to work

Machine Learning Beginner's Guide to Boltzmann Machines in PyTorch As research progressed and researchers could bring in more evidence about the architecture of the human brain, connectionist machine learning models came into the spotlight. Connectionist models, which are also

Machine Learning Beginner's Guide to Quantum Machine Learning As a Data Scientist and Researcher, I always try to find answers to the problems I come across every day. Working on real-world problems, I have faced many complexities both

PyTorch A Comprehensive Guide to the DataLoader Class and Abstractions in PyTorch In this post, we'll deal with one of the most challenging problems in the fields of Machine Learning and Deep Learning: the struggle of loading and handling different types of data.

Computer Vision Object Detection Using Mask R-CNN with TensorFlow 2.0 and Keras In a previous tutorial, we saw how to use the open-source GitHub project Mask_RCNN with Keras and TensorFlow 1.14. In this tutorial, the project is inspected to replace

Computer Vision Faster R-CNN Explained for Object Detection Tasks This article gives a review of the Faster R-CNN model developed by a group of researchers at Microsoft. Faster R-CNN is a deep convolutional network used for object detection, that

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Computer Vision How To Speed Up Object Detection Using NumPy Reshape and Transpose This is Part 4 of our ongoing series on NumPy optimization. In Parts 1 and 2 we covered the concepts of vectorization and broadcasting, and how they can be applied

Deep Learning Evaluating Deep Learning Models: The Confusion Matrix, Accuracy, Precision, and Recall In computer vision, object detection is the problem of locating one or more objects in an image. Besides the traditional object detection techniques, advanced deep learning models like R-CNN and

Tools ML Platforms: Buy vs Build If you follow the emerging discipline of MLOps, by now you've probably heard of some of the well-known internally developed ML platforms like Uber's Michelangelo and AirBnB's BigHead. Â The big

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Machine Learning Working with Different Genetic Algorithm Representations in Python Depending on the nature of the problem being optimized, the genetic algorithm (GA) supports two different gene representations: binary, and decimal. The binary GA has only two values for its

Machine Learning Building a Game-Playing Agent for CoinTex Using the Genetic Algorithm Games can have complex environments, where many different factors contribute to making a decision. An entire area of artificial intelligence is devoted to building game-playing agents that can make the

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YOLO How to Improve YOLOv3 YOLO has been a very popular and fast object detection algorithm, but unfortunately not the best-performing. In this article I will highlight simple training heuristics and small architectural changes that can make YOLOv3 perform better than models like Faster R-CNN and Mask R-CNN.