Category Archives: Data Learning

Making simple map with R

Some instructional guide on making simple map with R can be found at https://eriqande.github.io/rep-res-eeb-2017/map-making-in-R.html https://stackoverflow.com/questions/27328372/r-create-a-spatial-bubble-plot-that-overlays-a-basemap-of-the-us-and-other-spati http://www.milanor.net/blog/maps-in-r-plotting-data-points-on-a-map/ http://www.molecularecologist.com/2012/09/making-maps-with-r/   Advertisements

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Data Science Programs

In the hype of Big Data Analytics and Data Science, how many college programs have been created in the past few years to meet the end market demand workforce? Is your school catching up with the trend of education? To … Continue reading

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Machine Learning with Professor Zhang

Textbook: Chapter 3: Shawe-Taylor, John, and Nello Cristianini. Kernel methods for pattern analysis. Cambridge university press, 2004. Lesson 7: Covers orthogonal kernels http://mp.weixin.qq.com/s?__biz=MzA5MjEyMTYwMg==&mid=2650238396&idx=1&sn=5d72062249f00a2ecb7613740ad8a3aa&chksm=887232d1bf05bbc7dc5ae7e6f5460a156aa04f236104f71d4b6e0c787939da18299886b7f830&mpshare=1&scene=5&srcid=04120DrjwZBOmPGMSEgU1k9c#rd

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Doing Data Science

Here is a brief book review on a book entitled “Doing Data Science”. A book review on doing data science

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Introduction to Data Science

Here is a list of online courses for Introduction to Data Science: https://medium.freecodecamp.com/i-ranked-all-the-best-data-science-intro-courses-based-on-thousands-of-data-points-db5dc7e3eb8e#.1kz3fwrm1

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50 years of data science

Is “Data Analysis” ┬áscience? Is “Data Science” new? ┬áTo find answers for the two questions, please read the article by Professor David Donoho from Stanford University at http://courses.csail.mit.edu/18.337/2015/docs/50YearsDataScience.pdf.

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Stat 101

In this big data age, everyone is required to have some data sense. Statistics as a science of data, becomes more and more important nowadays. Harvard’s Statistics 101 is a good starting point.

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