Because finding the shortest path is overrated (and not NP-Hard).

This is just a basic note on Cetegen and Stuber's paper (apologies for the paywall) published a few... Read more →

Category: optimization

In this post, we'll talk a bit about the usual proofs about the worst-case query complexity of sorting... Read more →

Category: math

*Note:* This post was inspired by Kunal...
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Category: convex-optimization

*Note:* this post is based on the results of this...
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Category: physics

*Note:* This is another one of those "quick" posts about a topic I've found to be fascinating,...
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Category: math

Usually, in explaining the connection between information theory and machine learning, I would begin by... Read more →

Category: machine-learning

It's been a while since I last posted (my posting has been less once every two weeks and more like once... Read more →

Category: convex-optimization

This is the fourth post in a series of posts describing an approach to doing path-planning in real-time... Read more →

Category: auvsi-competition

For a class that's currently being written (*ahem*, EE104), Prof. Boyd posed an interesting...
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Category: optimization-methods

This is the second post in a series of posts describing an initial approach to doing path-planning in... Read more →

Category: auvsi-competition

I usually see path planning in some shape or form usually solved as a Bellman update, Dynamic... Read more →

Category: auvsi-competition

Least squares is one of those things that seems relatively simple once you first look at it (perhaps... Read more →

Category: least-squares

I want to say this is a folk theorem (borrowing terminology from game theory) in that everyone who does... Read more →

Category: least-squares

(Maybe.)

Category: random