thoughts and notes
An IPython notebook exploring visualization and intution for high-dimensional data.
in longread · Thu 21 April 2016
Python code and an approach to classifying the MNIST handwritten digits dataset with a 98+% accuracy for about $3 in infrastucture costs.
in longread · Mon 18 January 2016
How I transitioned from a career in academia to one in data science, and some thoughts on how you might make a similar move.
in longread · Wed 30 December 2015
Catching up on the great content from SciPy2015 without having attended the conference.
in shortread · Sat 11 July 2015
My version of The Setup, a post about how I get things done.
in longread · Tue 28 October 2014
Sometimes using tools differently than intended has fantastic results. Creating nested JSON from a tab- and newline-delimited text file.
in shortread · Sun 28 September 2014
A look back at some of the major changes in my transition from graduate student to data scientist.
in longread · Wed 03 September 2014
Creating a simple data file of U.S. state names with the help of Wikipedia and a command line.
in shortread · Mon 09 June 2014
Slides (+ some data and analysis) from a recent presentation.
in shortread · Mon 10 February 2014
Getting started using a GitHub project repository to host and serve the static content for a simple blog site written in Markdown, compiled and configured in Python.
in longread · Wed 15 January 2014