machine learning

AI+Building Energy Modeling: IBPSA SimBuild 2024 Notes

Sunday, Jun 2, 2024 | 7 min read
Categories: Engineering,
Tags: LLM, Buildings, Machine Learning,
Notes from attending the SimBuild conference, especially sessions on data science and modeling.

Helping fix aircraft - from NLP to Bayes Nets

Wednesday, Oct 25, 2023 | 9 min read
Categories: Developer,
Tags: Nlp, Machine Learning,
NLP to help aircraft mechanics reason about maintenance actions

Escaping Echochambers

Friday, Oct 20, 2017 | 11 min read
Categories: Machine Learning,
Tags: Machine Learning, Principal Component Analysis, Visualization,
The echochamber effect is a worrisome issue in social media. It risks isolating users in exclusive groups as they repeatedly subscribe to content that reinforces their biases. To keep users engaged, websites expose users to content similar to their history. You will get recommendations for movies you may like, or peoply you may befriend, or communities you may join - all based on some measure of similarity with your profile.