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How to use vectorization to streamline simulations

January 6, 2014
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How to use vectorization to streamline simulations

While grading some homework it became apparent that many of the idioms of R are not widely known and aren’t …Continue reading »

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Probability and Monte Carlo methods

December 15, 2013
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Probability and  Monte Carlo methods

This is a lecture post for my students in the CUNY MS Data Analytics program. In this series of lectures …Continue reading »

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Matrix factorizations and social network graph analysis

December 9, 2013
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Matrix factorizations and social network graph analysis

This is a lecture post for my students in the CUNY MS Data Analytics program. In this series of lectures …Continue reading »

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Visualizing systems of linear equations and linear transformations

December 2, 2013
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Visualizing systems of linear equations and linear transformations

This is a lecture post for my students in the CUNY MS Data Analytics program. In this series of lectures …Continue reading »

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From area under the curve to the fundamental theorem of calculus

November 24, 2013
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From area under the curve to the fundamental theorem of calculus

This is a lecture post for my students in the CUNY MS Data Analytics program. In this series of lectures …Continue reading »

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Curve sketching for calculus

November 18, 2013
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Curve sketching for calculus

This is a short post for my students in the CUNY MS Data Analytics program on sketching curves in R. …Continue reading »

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Slides from FP Days

November 15, 2013
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Slides from FP Days

These are the slides from my talk at FP Days 2013. The first part goes into more detail about why …Continue reading »

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Quick tip on controlling log output in tests

November 11, 2013
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Quick tip on controlling log output in tests

When running tests for a package, it’s important that the console output is unadulterated since test results are printed with …Continue reading »

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Lambda.r at FP Days 2013 in Cambridge, UK

October 5, 2013
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Lambda.r at FP Days 2013 in Cambridge, UK

After a bit of a hiatus in public speaking, I will be presenting Functional Programming In The Computational Sciences With …Continue reading »

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Book example – iterative function systems for generating fractals

October 1, 2013
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Book example – iterative function systems for generating fractals

A number of people suggested that my book, Modeling Data With Functional Programming In R, be more upfront with examples …Continue reading »

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