We'll start by showing you how to transform a classical statistical model into a modern PGM and then look at how to do exact inference in graphical models. Proceeding, we'll introduce you to many modern R packages that will help you to perform inference on the models. We will then run a Bayesian linear regression and you'll see the advantage of going probabilistic when you want to do prediction.

Next, you'll master using R packages and implementing its techniques. Finally, you'll be presented with machine learning applications that have a direct impact in many fields. Here, we'll cover clustering and the discovery of hidden information in big data, as well as two important methods, PCA and ICA, to reduce the size of big problems.

## Book Details | |

Publisher: | Packt Publishing |

By: | David Bellot |

ISBN-13: | 9781784392055 |

ISBN-10: | 1784392057 |

Year: | 2016 |

Pages: | 250 |

Language: | English |

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