As I read online following areas in mathematics comes into play in ML research

  • Linear Algebra
  • Calculus
  • Differential Equations
  • Probability
  • Statistics
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Optimization
  • Analytic Geometry
  • Topology
  • Numerical and Real Analysis

Can / Is any other areas of math used in ML research? If so what other areas? ex: Number theory

  • $\begingroup$ Probably not number theory, except for combinatorics. $\endgroup$ Nov 3 '20 at 2:29
  • $\begingroup$ Convex geometry, can it be? $\endgroup$
    – CuCaRot
    Nov 4 '20 at 6:46
  • $\begingroup$ Here is a related question. $\endgroup$
    – nbro
    Jan 27 at 0:04

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