Month: December 2022

Data Sets Featured Posts Machine Learning Synthetic Data

Synthetizing the Insurance Dataset Using Copulas: Towards Better Synthetization

This article is an extract from my book “Synthetic Data and Generative AI”, available here. In the context of synthetic data generation, I’ve been asked a few times to provide a case study focusing on real-life tabular data used in the finance or health industry. Here we go: this article fills this gap. The purpose is […]

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Military-grade Fast Random Number Generator Based on Quadratic Irrationals

This article is an extract from my book “Synthetic Data and Generative AI”, available here. There are very few serious articles in the literature dealing with digits of irrational numbers to build a pseudo-random number generator (PRNG). It seems that this idea was abandoned long ago due to the computational complexity and the misconception that such […]

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Empirical Optimization with Divergent Fixed Point Algorithm – When All Else Fails

Entitled “Empirical Optimization with Divergent Fixed Point Algorithm – When All Else Fails”, the full version in PDF format is accessible in the “Free Books and Articles” section, here. Also discussed in details with Python code in my book “Synthetic Data”, available here. While the technique discussed here is a last resort solution when all else fails, it is […]

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Podcast: Synthetic Data and Generative AI – Importance, Misconceptions and Applications

Fireside chat: Synthetic data – importance, misconceptions and applications In this video, Vincent talks about how synthetic data can be leveraged across various industries to enhance predictions and test blackbox systems leading to more fairness and transparency in AI. Hosted by Victor Chima, co-founder at Learncrunch.com. Topics discussed include: To learn more about synthetic data […]

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Course: Synthetic Data and Interpretable Machine Learning

This live course is based on my book “Synthetic Data”, available here. Participants will receive a free copy of this book. The information below provides a brief overview of the course. For enrollment or inquiries, follow this link. Course Description The performance of machine learning algorithms such as classification, clustering, regression, decision trees or neural networks […]

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