Blog Archive

machine learning

Why Latent Dirichlet Allocation Sucks

11 minute read

Latent Dirichlet allocation is a well-known and popular model in machine learning and natural language processing, but it really sucks sometimes. Here’s why.

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bayesianism

Cookbook — Bayesian Modelling with PyMC3

23 minute read

This is a compilation of notes, tips, tricks and recipes for Bayesian modelling that I’ve collected from everywhere: papers, documentation, peppering my more experienced colleagues with questions.

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natural language processing

Why Latent Dirichlet Allocation Sucks

11 minute read

Latent Dirichlet allocation is a well-known and popular model in machine learning and natural language processing, but it really sucks sometimes. Here’s why.

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mathematics

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life update

Graduated Cooper Union, Joining Point72

less than 1 minute read

Some exciting personal news: I’ve graduated from The Cooper Union and I’m joining Point72 Asset Management as a data scientist/research analyst!

Hello World!

less than 1 minute read

This is the first post of what will (hopefully) be a cool and interesting blog. Hope you like it!

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reddit

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reinforcement learning

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talks

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quant finance

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pyfolio

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pymc3

Cookbook — Bayesian Modelling with PyMC3

23 minute read

This is a compilation of notes, tips, tricks and recipes for Bayesian modelling that I’ve collected from everywhere: papers, documentation, peppering my more experienced colleagues with questions.

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deep learning

Autoregressive Models in Deep Learning — A Brief Survey

11 minute read

My current project involves working with a class of fairly niche and interesting neural networks that aren’t usually seen on a first pass through deep learning. I thought I’d write up my reading and research and post it.

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statistics

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