I had an interesting discussion today with a few PhD students from my group. I was reminiscing about how the world of analytics looked before…

## Why you should do all your Machine Learning/Deep Learning in Pascal

I know what you’re thinking, “not ANOTHER post telling me which programming language to use!“ Don’t worry, I plan to discuss the opposite actually i.e.…

## Link Prediction in Networks

Here is a lecture that I recently presented on the topic of Link Prediction in Networks as part of a Network Science course

## How to Detect, Deter and Disrupt Crime & Fraud using Confidential Computing

Blame it on misguided youth, blame it on greed, or blame it on just plain ignorance, but I have a confession to make: I spent…

## The Red Pill or the Blue Pill? Machine Learning vs Statistical Modelling

Over the years I’ve helped a number of organisations, both large and small – public and private, build up their Data Science capabilities, and derive…

## Matrix Calculus: The Mathematics of ‘Learning’

Over the years, I’ve worked with talented Data Scientist’s who’s backgrounds weren’t in typical quantitative disciplines, such as mathematics or statistics. I’ve had the privilege of…

## Machine Learning: Paint it Black

As both a mathematician and Data Scientist, I can understand the power of Deep Learning, and Machine Learning more broadly, and the breadth and scale…