Category : Statistics

Choosing Priors: Double-Yolk Bayesian Egg

by Subhadeep (Deep) Mukhopadhyay and Douglas Fletcher, Department of Statistical Science, Temple University  Bayesians and Frequentists have long been ambivalent toward each other. The concept of “Prior” remains the center of this 250 years old tug-o...

Computer Vision for Model Assessment

One of the differences between statistical data scientists and machine learning engineers is that while the latter group are concerned primarily with the predictive performance of a model, the former group are also concerned with the fit of the model...

dendextend: a package for visualizing, adjusting, and comparing dendrograms (based on a paper from “bioinformatics”) Introduction Description Enhancing other packages References Get notified of new R posts (I don't spam, nor give your email to others)

This post on the dendextend package is based on my recent paper from the journal bioinformatics (a link to a stable DOI). The paper was published just last week, and since it is released as CC-BY, I am permitted (and delighted) to republish it here i...