Simulated Annealing

Introduction Simulated annealing is a well-established metaheuristic, physics-based method that seeks the parameters of a model that...

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Gianluca Turcatel

- Jan 15, 2022
- 4 min

Simulated Annealing

Introduction Simulated annealing is a well-established metaheuristic, physics-based method that seeks the parameters of a model that...

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Gianluca Turcatel

- Jan 11, 2022
- 8 min

Simple and Steepest Ascent Hill Climbing

Introduction Hill climbing is one of the simplest metaheuristic optimization methods that, given a state space and an objective function...

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Gianluca Turcatel

- Jan 9, 2022
- 3 min

Python Conditionals

Conditionals, as the name suggests, allow the conditional execution of a statement or series of statements based on the values of a...

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Gianluca Turcatel

- Jan 5, 2022
- 6 min

K-Means Clustering From Scratch

Introduction K-Means clustering is an unsupervised machine learning algorithm that seeks to group alike data points together. It aims to...

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Gianluca Turcatel

- Jan 2, 2022
- 5 min

Particle Swarm Optimization

Introduction Particle swarm optimization (PSO) is a very well establish computational method that optimizes a problem by iteratively...

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Gianluca Turcatel

- Dec 30, 2021
- 4 min

Logistic Regression From Scratch

Logistic regression is among the most famous classification algorithm. It is probably the first classifier that Data Scientists employ to...

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Gianluca Turcatel

- Dec 28, 2021
- 4 min

SVM From Scratch

Introduction In this article I will walk you through every detail of the linear SVM classifier, from theory to implementation. The...

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Gianluca Turcatel

- Dec 28, 2021
- 2 min

SVM Margin Formula Derivation

When introduced to the SVM algorithm, we all came across the formula for the width of the margin: where w is the vector identifying the...

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Gianluca Turcatel

- Dec 24, 2021
- 2 min

Why Gradient Descent Works

Gradient descent is very well known optimization tool to estimate an algorithm's parameters minimizing the loss function. Often we don't...

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Gianluca Turcatel

- Dec 23, 2021
- 1 min

Derivation of the Binary Cross Entropy Loss Gradient

The binary cross entropy loss function is the preferred loss function in binary classification tasks, and is utilized to estimate the...

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Gianluca Turcatel

- Dec 19, 2021
- 2 min

OLS Formula Derivation

OLS is most famous algorithm that estimates the parameters of a linear regression model. OLS minimizes the following loss function: In...

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Gianluca Turcatel

- Dec 13, 2021
- 3 min

Linear Regression: Linear Regression Equation & OLS

Linear regression is one of the oldest algorithm in machine learning. It is an approach for modelling the relationship between a variable...

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