Top 10 Statistics Terms To Know

Top 10 Statistics Terms To Know

Data Science, General, Geostatistics, Machine Learning, Petroleum Engineering, Statistics, Workshops
Michael Pyrcz, PhD, P.Eng (daytum Founding Advisor) Hey everyone! We think that statistics concepts can sometimes be intimidating and seemingly esoteric. However, we know that it doesn’t need to be. One thing we wanted to do was simplify some of the commonly used statistics vocab and to “Explain Like I’m 5” definitions. Below are a…
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A Quick Perspective on Why Open Source

Coding, Data Science, Engineering, General, Machine Learning, Workshops
The advantages of Open Source Software (OSS) are endless. A few notable advantages include: Quality / Security / Reliability "Given enough eyeballs, all bugs are shallow." - Linus's Law Modern software engineering practices Increased Efficiency Modularity Lower Total Cost of Ownership Free [as in speech, not beer] Community Personal Advertising / Build a Real Resume…
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daytum Beta Workshop Takeaways (June 2019)

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While we may be experienced educators, we are always aiming to iterate and improve our content and delivery so that we can best serve our audience. Last week, we hosted a closed beta workshop here in Houston with seasoned energy professionals and found it to be an incredible learning experience both for us as educators…
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Uncertainty for Geoscientists, Data Scientists, and Engineers

Engineering, General, Geoscience, Geostatistics, Petroleum Engineering, Statistics , , , ,
Michael Pyrcz, PhD, P.Eng (daytum Founding Advisor) What is Subsurface Uncertainty? Uncertainty is not an intrinsic property of the subsurface. At every location (uα) within the volume of interest the true properties could be measured if we had access (facies, porosity etc.). Uncertainty is a function of our ignorance, our inability to observe and measure…
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9 Reasons All Geoscientists and Engineers Should Code

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Michael Pyrcz, PhD, P.Eng (daytum Founding Advisor) 1. Transparency: No Compiler Accepts Hand Waving! Coding forces your logic to be clear for any other scientist or engineer to review 2. Reproducibility: Run it, Get an Answer, Hand it Over, Run it, and Get the Same Answer This is a main principle of the scientific method…
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daytum = Energy.Data.Education.

Data Science, General, Geoscience, Geostatistics, Petroleum Engineering, Reservoir Modeling, Statistics
daytum is a data science education company completely focused on the energy industry. Our mission is to help bridge the culture and knowledge gaps between the technology and the energy-focused communities and to create unicorns: energy industry specialists with a deep knowledge of programming, statistics, data analytics and data science. daytum was founded by Dr.…
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