Level up your programming skills with the best programming courses available.

Monday, August 7, 2017

Cluster Analysis and Unsupervised Machine Learning in Python

Data science techniques for pattern recognition, data mining, k-means clustering, and hierarchical clustering, and KDE.

Cluster Analysis and Unsupervised Machine Learning in Python

What Will I Learn from the course "Cluster Analysis and Unsupervised Machine Learning in Python"?

  • Understand the regular K-Means algorithm
  • Understand and enumerate the disadvantages of K-Means Clustering
  • Understand the soft or fuzzy K-Means Clustering algorithm
  • Implement Soft K-Means Clustering in Code
  • Understand Hierarchical Clustering
  • Explain algorithmically how Hierarchical Agglomerative Clustering works
  • Apply Scipy's Hierarchical Clustering library to data
  • Understand how to read a dendrogram
  • Understand the different distance metrics used in clustering
  • Understand the difference between single linkage, complete linkage, Ward linkage, and UPGMA
  • Understand the Gaussian mixture model and how to use it for density estimation
  • Write a GMM in Python code
  • Explain when GMM is equivalent to K-Means Clustering
  • Explain the expectation-maximization algorithm
  • Understand how GMM overcomes some disadvantages of K-Means
  • Understand the Singular Covariance problem and how to fix it

  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion

No comments:

Post a Comment