algorithms · literature reviews – Reviews

5 Significant Object Detection Challenges and Solutions

Kimberly Fessel Blog Object detection problems pose several unique obstacles beyond what is required for image classification. Five such challenges are reviewed in this post along with researchers' efforts to overcome these complications. Read More ›

algorithms · literature reviews – Reviews

A Beginner's Guide to Object Detection

Kimberly Fessel Blog This post covers the basics of object detection: what it is, various approaches to it, the measurements used to judge its results, along with a few important considerations of modern object detection. Read More ›

visualizations – Data Visualization

Simple Ways to Improve Your Matplotlib

Kimberly Fessel Blog Matplotlib's default properties often yield unappealing plots that can be off-putting to many users. This post offers several simple ways to improve upon these defaults and help spruce up basic Matplotlib visualizations. Read More ›

mathematics · visualizations – Math Puzzles

Solving the Birthday Problem on Mars

Kimberly Fessel Blog The birthday problem is a classic probability question with a surprising result. In this post, we will solve this puzzler and extend the result by considering the answer for every planet in our solar system. Read More ›