8 More nonlinear methods

We continue our exploration of non-linear supervised machine learning approaches including tree based methods, GAMs, and neural networks and graphs structured learning.

Joshua Loftus


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html pdf Slides Additive non-linearity

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Trees and forests


Compositional nonlinearity

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Slides for GAMs video ([PDF])

Slides for trees and forests video ([PDF])

Notebook for ?



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  author = {Loftus, Joshua},
  title = {machine learning 4 data science: 8 More nonlinear methods},
  url = {http://ml4ds.com/weeks/08-nonlinear/},
  year = {2021}