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Short Bio
I am a Senior Statistical Analyst at @WalmartLabs. In am a graduate from IIT Kharagpur with a Masters in Mathematics and Computing. I joined @WalmartLabs in July 2014 where I have been working mostly on supply chain projects and have been deploying machine learning models across Hadoop cluster.


My interests include statistics, machine learning, big data, and programming in R. I have worked a lot on R, H2O, Hadoop Streaming, Hive, and Spark.
My Web Site Or LinkedIn Profile
http://manishbarnwal.com
Professional Status
Technical
Years of Experience:
3
Your Company:
WalmartLabs
Your Job Title:
Sr. Statistical Analyst
Interests:
Finding a new position, Networking

Manish Kumar Barnwal's Blog

The essence of machine learning is function estimation

Posted on June 6, 2017 at 5:00am 1 Comment

Machine learning is cool. There is no denying in that. In this post we will try to make it a little uncool, well it will still be cool but you may start looking at it differently. Machine learning is not a black box. It is intuitive and this post is just to convey that. 



If I give you this function f(x) = x^2 + log(x) and ask you to tell me what will be f(2), you will first laugh at me and then run away to do something important. This is trivial for you,…

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Random Forests explained intuitively

Posted on June 1, 2017 at 12:30am 4 Comments

Random Forests algorithm has always fascinated me. I like how this algorithm can be easily explained to anyone without much hassle. One quick example, I use very frequently to explain the working of random forests is the way a company has multiple rounds of interview to hire a candidate. Let me elaborate. 



Say, you appeared for the position of Statistical analyst at WalmartLabs. Now like most of the companies, you don't just have one round of interview. You…

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