Bridging the Graph

I’ve been lucky enough to have worked on many interesting and challenging projects throughout my career, especially in the space of detecting “bad” people. As one can imagine, much focus is placed on detecting persons of interest in the government sector. After all, you can’t ensure national security, for instance, without being able to detect…

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 assisting some of them to better understand the underlying mathematics behind many commonly used Machine Learning and Deep Learning algorithms. This, along with the current growth in the popularity of…