About Prasad Chalasani

Prasad Chalasani is the SVP of Data Science at Media Math, leading the development of innovative, proprietary scalable algorithms and analytics that leverage massive amounts of data to power smarter digital marketing for the world’s leading advertisers. Prior to joining Media Math, Prasad led Data Science at Yahoo Research, and before that worked for 10 years as a quantitative researcher and portfolio manager of statistical trading strategies at hedge funds and at Goldman Sachs. Prasad holds a PhD in Machine Learning from CMU and BTech in Computer Science from IIT.

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Machine Learning Demystified, Part 3: Models

In Part 2 of our series, the ML novice realized that generalization is a key ingredient of a true ML algorithm. In today’s post we continue the conversation (the novice is in bold italics) to elabo... Read more