## Tags: Tukey

### Tukey Talks Turkey #futureofstats

I’ve been digging up old “future of statistics” writings from the past in anticipation of our Unconference on the Future of Statistics this Wednesday 12-1pm EDT. Last week I mentioned...

### Tukey Talks Turkey #futureofstats

I’ve been digging up old “future of statistics” writings from the past in anticipation of our Unconference on the Future of Statistics this Wednesday 12-1pm EDT. Last week I mentioned...

### 50 years of Data Science – by David Donoho Get notified of new R posts (I don't spam, nor give your email to others)

David Donoho published a fascinating paper based on a presentation at the Tukey Centennial workshop, Princeton NJ Sept 18 2015. You can download the full paper from here.  The paper g...

### Exploratory Data Analysis for Complex Models

Andrew GELMAN “Exploratory” and “conﬁrmatory” data analysis can both be viewed as methods for comparing observed data to what would be obtained under an implicit or explicit statistic...

### Picking a (bio)statistics thesis topic for real world impact and transferable skills

One of the things that was hardest for me in graduate school was starting to think about my own research projects and not just the ideas my advisor fed me. I remember that it was stre...

### Exploratory Data Analysis Using R (Part-I)

Share Tweet The greatest value of a picture is when it forces us to notice what we never expected to see. — John W. Tukey. Exploratory Data Analysis. Why do we use exploratory graphs ...

### The Value of Exploratory Data Analysis

In this post, we will give a high level overview of what exploratory data analysis (EDA) typically entails and then describe three of the major ways EDA is critical to successfully mo...

### The Value of Exploratory Data Analysis

In this post, we will give a high level overview of what exploratory data analysis (EDA) typically entails and then describe three of the major ways EDA is critical to successfully mo...

### Hands on tutorial to perform Data Exploration using Elastic Search and Kibana (using Python)

Introduction Exploratory Data Analysis (EDA) helps us to uncover the underlying structure of data and its dynamics through which we can maximize the insights. EDA is also critical to ...

### Hands on tutorial to perform Data Exploration using Elastic Search and Kibana (using Python)

Introduction Exploratory Data Analysis (EDA) helps us to uncover the underlying structure of data and its dynamics through which we can maximize the insights. EDA is also critical to ...

### Exploring ggplot2 boxplots – Defining limits and adjusting style

Share Tweet Boxplots are often used to show data distributions, and ggplot2 is often used to visualize data. A question that comes up is what exactly do the box plots represent? The g...

### Example of Overfitting

Share Tweet I occasionally see queries on various social media as to overfitting — what is it?, etc. I’ll post an example here. (I mentioned it at my talk the other night on our novel...