Berk U.

Cambridge, MA

berkustun.com

Age: 27

I am a Ph.D. student in the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department at MIT. I am interested in developing new methods for data-driven decision-making and using them to solve problems in areas such as climate change, crime prediction, healthcare and revenue management.

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awarded Popular Question
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24
revised Function to Clear the Console in R
deleted 10 characters in body
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23
awarded Constituent
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awarded Autobiographer
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awarded Caucus
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16
comment Approximating a convex function by a piecewise linear function
@Simo_the_Wolf (and ε-δ) I'm tackling a similar problem, but the math here is really new to me. I was wondering if you could suggest some introductory reading (that would allow me to understand the easy construction)?
Mar
16
awarded Supporter
Mar
16
revised Python automatically simplifies floats to ints during set construction
edited title
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16
accepted Python automatically simplifies floats to ints during set construction
Mar
16
comment Distinguish between 'character' and 'numeric' data types in Python
@user2357112 Good point. I think that this is what you were refering to? stackoverflow.com/questions/29068483/…
Mar
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asked Python automatically simplifies floats to ints during set construction
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16
accepted Distinguish between 'character' and 'numeric' data types in Python
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16
awarded Custodian
Mar
16
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Distinguish between 'character' and 'numeric' data types in Python
Mar
16
comment Distinguish between 'character' and 'numeric' data types in Python
@thefourtheye Ahh good point. It shouldn't happen in practice, but for completeness it should return "multiple"
Mar
16
asked Distinguish between 'character' and 'numeric' data types in Python
Mar
15
awarded Curious
Mar
14
comment Approximation error in the mean value of a matrix-vector product computed via sampling?
@jflipp Yes to both! Thanks for catching this. I fixed the mistakes in the current formulation.
Mar
14
revised Approximation error in the mean value of a matrix-vector product computed via sampling?
edited body
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14
revised Approximation error in the mean value of a matrix-vector product computed via sampling?
edited body
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