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Statistician,Machine Learning,Data Mining,R,Perl. I maintain a blog listing out probability puzzles with the intention of spreading a simplistic understanding of the science of probability.


Mar
16
awarded  Tumbleweed
Mar
9
asked Computing variance of a proportion
Jan
28
answered Please recommend a nice and concise math book on probability theory.
Jan
24
answered Recommend a statistics fundamentals book
Jan
3
answered Good book recommendations on matrix
Dec
28
answered What is the best book to learn probability?
Nov
25
awarded  Yearling
Nov
6
answered What's a good reference to study multilinear algebra?
Oct
28
answered Where to start learning Linear Algebra?
Sep
14
answered Book on Linear algebra/ Matrix analysis?
Jul
21
comment Say I have a bag of 100 unique marbles. With I replacement, I pick 10 marbles at a time, at random.
Could @dtldarek pls explain what does the random variable X represent in the markov inequality?
Jul
3
awarded  Commentator
Jul
3
comment Reverse engineer transition matrix from steady state?
Yes. It is a markov chain. All states are reachable.
Jul
3
asked Reverse engineer transition matrix from steady state?
Jun
12
answered Probabilities of one-off events
May
25
answered Understanding Bayes' Theorem
Mar
20
comment Birthday Problem applied to collisions
Thanks much for the effort. I'd thought of using this, but decided not to pursue as I only wanted an order of estimate. btw, the Ramanujan approximation is also very handy for handling large factorials
Mar
20
comment Birthday Problem applied to collisions
Thanks. This is what I ended up using in my code
Mar
20
awarded  Scholar
Mar
20
accepted Birthday Problem applied to collisions