Probabilistic Graphical Models

In this post I will try to cover some of the widely used graphical models and how can we convert one to another. This post is largely influenced by discussions with my classmate Ankush Ganguly. Some material which I used extensively to learn about this topic, and also strongly suggest include:  Paper by Brendan J. Frey, "Extending … Continue reading Probabilistic Graphical Models


Reading different data type in JSON/Haskell

This is something which I encountered today while writing a server in Haskell. We were getting the value of key "age" in our JSON file as a string, though we wanted to have it as an Integer. After much deliberation, wasting a whole day and as well as discussing on IRC, the below solution finally … Continue reading Reading different data type in JSON/Haskell