Posts

I contribute to R-Bloggers and RWeekly.

Non-linear model of serial dilutions with Stan

Modeling the standard curve of a standard dilution experiment with Stan as presented in Bayesian Data Analysis by Gelman et al.
Non-linear model of serial dilutions with Stan

SwiftBar plugin for storing text snippets

My simple application to put oft copied text in easy reach in my Mac’s menu bar.
SwiftBar plugin for storing text snippets

Type hinting a list subclass in Python with function overloading

How to support type hints of the dunder methods on your subclass of the built-in Python list using function overloading.
Type hinting a list subclass in Python with function overloading

Setting up Appwrite on DigitalOcean

A step-by-step tutorial on how to get a powerful backend system up and running on Digital Ocean.
Setting up Appwrite on DigitalOcean

Notes on 'Deep Work'

My notes on the book Deep Work by Cal Newport about how to maximize productivity and success on meaningful work.
Notes on 'Deep Work'

Mixing centered and non-centered parameterizations in a hierarchical model with PyMC3

How to build a hierarchical model in PyMC3 with a mixture of centered and non-centered parameterizations to avoid the dreaded funnel degeneracies.
Mixing centered and non-centered parameterizations in a hierarchical model with PyMC3

Conducting a Bayesian analysis with 'rstanarm' and publishing with 'distill'

A brief description of the tools and process behind my recent analysis of data from a study of the ‘Facial Feedback Hypothesis’.
Conducting a Bayesian analysis with 'rstanarm' and publishing with 'distill'

Xcode Logger Notes

A few useful notes for using the logging system in Swift apps on Apple platforms.
Xcode Logger Notes

Creating a Streamlit web app, building with Docker + GitHub Actions, and hosting on Heroku

A step-by-step tutorial on creating a web application with Streamlit, building a Docker image with GitHub Actions, and hosting on Heroku.
Creating a Streamlit web app, building with Docker + GitHub Actions, and hosting on Heroku

Fitting a spline with PyMC3

How to fit a spline using the Bayesian modeling framework PyMC3.
Fitting a spline with PyMC3