ISBN 9789351103189,Doing Data Science

Doing Data Science



Shroff Publishers & Distributors Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9789351103189

ISBN-10 9351103188

Paper Back

Number of Pages 428 Pages
Language (English)

Database programming

Doing Data Science is a comprehensive book for undergraduate students of Computer Science Engineering. The book comprises chapters on statistical inference, exploratory data analysis and the data science process, algorithms, spam filters and data wrangling, financial modeling and data visualization. In addition, the book consists of several examples and case studies to understand the concepts better. This book is essential for IT professionals and data scientists.

About the Authors

Cathy O'Neil completed his Ph.D. from Harvard University after which she earned her postdoc at the MIT math department. She is currently a data scientist on the New York start-up scene.

Rachel Schutt is the Senior Vice President for Data Science at News Corp. She completed her PhD in Statistics from Columbia University. She was working as a statistician for Google for several years. She holds several pending patents based on her work at Google. Rachel has a master's degree in mathematics from NYU, and another one in Engineering-Economic Systems and Operations Research from Stanford University