I’m sorry this took so long. I’m doing something I swore I would never do too, post a chapter without having another one written yet. My muse disappeared after she dumped this one on me so I’m hoping putting a bit of stress on me will make her feel sorry enough for me to make her come back. 4,301 more words
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Just last year (Nov 2013), I went on a Future Researchers’ showcase night at the University of Queensland, Brisbane which was more like a info session targeted at potential PhD candidates. 1,245 more words
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As generally known, SVM may be the most powerful and widespread classifier nowadays. However, due to the complicated mathematics inside and some convient libraries like LIBSVM, most of us including me just use it as a blackbox tool without knowing how it works. 1,818 more words
Maximal margin classifier requires the classes be separable by a linear boundary and so cannot be be applied to most data sets. Support vector classifier… 182 more words