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 ›