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Not So Standard Deviations


Feb 9, 2017

Hilary and Roger discuss training in PhD programs, estimating the variance vs. the standard deviation, the bias variance tradeoff, and explainable machine learning. Show notes: Support us through our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/NSSDeviations Explainable AI: http://www.darpa.mil/program/explainable-artificial-intelligence Stitch Fix Blog NBA Rankings: http://multithreaded.stitchfix.com/blog/2016/11/22/nba-rankings/ David Robinson’s Empirical Bayes book: http://varianceexplained.org/r/empirical-bayes-book/ War on the Rocks podcast: https://warontherocks.com/2017/01/introducing-bombshell-the-explosive-first-episode/ Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Hilary on Twitter: https://twitter.com/hspter Get the Not So Standard Deviations book: https://leanpub.com/conversationsondatascience/ Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/not-so-standard-deviations/id1040614570 Subscribe to the podcast on Google Play: https://play.google.com/music/listen?u=0#/ps/Izfnbx6tlruojkfrvhjfdj3nmna Find past episodes: https://soundcloud.com/nssd-podcast