# Normalizing Flows: An Introduction and Review of Current Methods

Summary: To generate complicated distributions step by step from a simple and interpretable distribution.

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# The Grammar of Graphics

Summary: Reading notes for the book The Grammar of Graphics

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# Improving Document Ranking with Dual Word Embeddings

Summary: Word2vec produces two embedding spaces, the in-embedding and out-embedding.

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- Nalisnick, Eric, Bhaskar Mitra, Nick Craswell, and Rich Caruana. 2016. Improving Document Ranking with Dual Word Embeddings.

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# The Art of Data Science

Summary: A nice and elegant book on data science

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- The Art of Data Science
- Leek, J. T., & Peng, R. D. (2015). What is the question? Science, 347(6228), 1314–1315.

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# Human Graphical Perception of Quantitative Information in Data Visualization

Summary: Data visualization caveats

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# Information Theory and Statistical Mechanics

Summary: Max entropy principle as a method to infer distributions of statistical systems

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- Jaynes, E. T. (1957). Information Theory and Statistical Mechanics. Physical Review, 106(4), 620–630.

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# Schaum's Outline of Theories and Problems of Elements of Statistics I and II

Summary: The basics and all of modern statistics

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- Schaum's Outline of Theories and Problems of Elements of Statistics I and II, by Ruth Bernstein and Stephen Bernstein

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# Data Mining: Concepts and Techniques

Summary: How data mining was done in the past

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- Data Mining: Concepts and Techniques

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# Overcoming catastrophic forgetting in neural networks

Summary: Using a newly defined loss function the authors could implement an idea that achieves the multi-task within one network.

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- Overcoming catastrophic forgetting in neural networks

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# Working Memory and Brain Waves

Summary: Working memory might be related to the background brain waves from theoretical point of view

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- Flexible frequency control of cortical oscillations enables computations required for working memory

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# Popularity versus similarity in growing networks

Summary: Introduce geometry into the manifold of complex networks

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- Popularity versus similarity in growing networks

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