Machine learning in Astronomy


Machine learning in Astronomy. Talk covers the basics of machine learning including decision trees, random forests, and neural networks. Talk contextualises these with a case study in planet detection from a library of observations.

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Random Forest original paper:

Machine learning review: LeCun, Bengio, & Hinton, Nature volume 521, pages 436–444 (28 May 2015)

Online course for machine learning: