Linear Algebra

Machine Learning Statistics

Principal Component Analysis (PCA) Explained

Principal component analysis (PCA) is a workhorse algorithm in statistics, where dominant correlation patterns are extracted from high-dimensional data. Steve Brunton explains it in this great video.

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Mathematics

The Applications of Matrices

Zach Star echoes my thoughts with this video on what he wishes his teachers told him about matrices. Given the relevance of linear algebra to quantum computing, this could not be more timely.

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Mathematics

Linear Algebra Full Course for Beginners to Experts

With the rise of deep learning and quantum computing, there has literally never been a better time to learn linear algebra. Linear algebra is central to almost all areas of mathematics. For instance, linear algebra is fundamental in modern presentations of geometry, including for defining basic objects such as lines, planes and rotations. Also, functional […]

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Mathematics Quantum Computing

Linear Algebra Tutorial

Derek Banas provides this tutorial on Linear Algebra, which has applications in quantum computing.  

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Mathematics

What Matrices and Matrix Manipulation) Really Look Like

It’s always a good time to learn linear algebra. Fortunately, Zach Star has a great visualization on how it all works.

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AI Mathematics

Grant Sanderson on the Beauty of Mathematics

Lex Fridman interviews Grant Sanderson is a math educator and creator of 3Blue1Brown, a popular YouTube channel that uses programmatically-animated visualizations to explain concepts in linear algebra, calculus, and other fields of mathematics. OUTLINE: 0:00 – Introduction 1:56 – What kind of math would aliens have? 3:48 – Euler’s identity and the least favorite piece […]

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AI Mathematics

Gilbert Strang on Linear Algebra, Deep Learning, Teaching, and MIT OpenCourseWare

Lex Fridman interviews Gilbert Strang on Linear Algebra, Deep Learning, Teaching, and MIT OpenCourseWare. Gilbert Strang is a professor of mathematics at MIT and perhaps one of the most famous and impactful teachers of math in the world. His MIT OpenCourseWare lectures on linear algebra have been viewed millions of times. This conversation is part […]

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Machine Learning Mathematics

Math for Machine Learning Part 1 – Linear Algebra

A recent post on the math needed to do machine learning got me thinking and, when I get to thinking, I get to searching. I found this course on YouTube on Linear Algebra. In it, you’ll learn what linear algebra is and how it relates to vectors and matrices. Then look through what vectors and […]

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