Download PDF by Max Kuhn,Kjell Johnson: Applied Predictive Modeling

By Max Kuhn,Kjell Johnson

ISBN-10: 1461468485

ISBN-13: 9781461468486

Winner of the 2014 Technometrics Ziegel Prize for extraordinary Book

Applied Predictive Modeling covers the final predictive modeling procedure, starting with the the most important steps of information preprocessing, info splitting and foundations of version tuning.  The textual content then presents intuitive motives of diverse universal and sleek regression and type strategies, consistently with an emphasis on illustrating and fixing genuine facts difficulties.  Addressing sensible matters extends past version becoming to themes akin to dealing with type imbalance, deciding on predictors, and pinpointing reasons of bad version performance―all of that are difficulties that ensue often in practice.
The textual content illustrates all components of the modeling technique via many hands-on, real-life examples.  And each bankruptcy includes wide R code for every step of the method.  The information units and corresponding code are available the book's spouse AppliedPredictiveModeling R package deal, that's freely to be had at the CRAN archive.
This multi-purpose textual content can be utilized as an advent to predictive versions and the final modeling approach, a practitioner's reference instruction manual, or as a textual content for complicated undergraduate or graduate point predictive modeling classes.  To that finish, each one bankruptcy comprises challenge units to aid solidify the lined thoughts and makes use of information on hand within the book's R package.
Readers and scholars attracted to imposing the tools must have a few uncomplicated wisdom of R.  And a handful of the extra complex subject matters require a few mathematical knowledge.

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