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Can an object's movement (instead of its appearance) be used to classify it?

I know that it is very common for machine learning systems to classify objects based on their visual features such as shapes, colours, curvatures, width-to-length ratios, etc. What I'd like to know ...
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Is this a classification problem?

I’m not really sure which machine learning approach is best for my problem at hand. I work in an engineering company that designs and builds different kinds of ships. In my particular job, I collect ...
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Obtain the most important input data for binary classification on a neural network

I have a simple neural network for binary classification. Input features into this network include: age, sex, economic_situation, illness, disability, etc. and the output is simply 1 and 0 I would ...
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Which loss function should I use for binary classification?

I plan to create a neural network using Python, Keras and TensorFlow. All the tutorials I have seen so far are concerned with image recognition. However, the goal of my program would be to take in 10+ ...
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Binary annotations on large, heterogenous images

I'm working on a deep learning project and have encountered a problem. The images that I'm using are very large and extremely detailed. They also contain a huge amount of necessary visual information, ...
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Product Configuration based on user selection of features and other requirements

Is this a scenario that would work well for a ML/Pattern Recognition Model or would it be easier/faster to just filter from a large DB. I am looking to create a system that will allow users to ...
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How does the CTC loss work?

I am trying to implement CTC loss in Tensorflow, but their documentation is pretty limited. So I am not sure how to approach the problem. I found a good example in Theano: https://github.com/...
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How does FastText support online learning?

I'm using FastText pre-trained-embedding for tackling a classification task, but I saw it supports also online training (incremental training) for adding domain-specific corpus. How does it work? ...
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How do I classify strings with possibly no meaning?

I am quite new to text classification. Using EAST text detection model, I get multiple strings that aren't words and most often have no meaning. For example, IDs, brand names, etc. I would like to ...
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Is there any way to classify Document Image without OCR?

I have multiple invoices images which need to classify invoice types such as fright, utility, goods, etc. Is there any way to classify without OCR?
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Which online machine learning technique to use for multi-class classification problem with multiple inputs?

I have the following problem. We have $4$ separate discrete inputs, which can take any integer value between $-63$ and $63$. The output is also supposed to be a discrete value between $-63$ and $63$. ...
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How can I stabilise a recurrent neural network used for binary classification?

I’m looking for some help with my neural network. I’m working on a binary classification on a recurrent neural network that predicts stock movements (up and down) Let’s say I’m studying Eur/Usd, I’m ...
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How to choose our data set wisely?

I have a couple of questions and I was wondering if you could answer them. I have a bunch of images of the cars, side view only. I want to train the model with those images. My objects of interest ...
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Decreasing Loss, Constant Accuracy

Problem Statement I've built a classifier to classify a dataset consisting of n samples and four classes of data. To this end, I've used pretrained VGG-19, pretrained Alexnet and even lenet (with ...
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Do I need to use a pre-processed dataset to classify comments?

I want to use Machine Learning for text classification, more precisely, I want to determine whether a text (or comment) is positive or negative. I can download a dataset with 120 million comments. I ...
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How do I classify an image that contains only polygons?

I have two closed polygons, drawn as connected straight black lines on a white background. I need to classify such images in to three forms Two separate polygons One polygon encloses the other The ...
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Can GANs be used to generate matching pairs to inputs?

I have some limited experience with MLPs and CNNs. I am working on a project where I've used a CNN to classify "images" into two classes, 0 and 1. I say "images" as they are not actually images in the ...
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Training Haar Cascade model with grey vs color images

Most examples if not all, are models that have been trained with images that are turned grey. Does this mean that models only detect edges? Why wouldnt you want to keep color so that model could learn ...
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Are there tools to help labelling images?

I need to manually classify thousands of pictures into discrete categories, say, where each picture is to be tagged either A, B, or C. Edit: I want to do this work myself, not outsource / crowdsource ...
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Would this NN for my chip outputs work?

I'm a grad student from EE. So, basically, there's an electrical circuit that is supposed to output "0" or "1" by exactly 50 to 50 chance. It generates a number of big arrays of 0s and 1s, each of ...
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How to identify whether images contain driver's licenses or ID cards

Suppose I have a lot of scans of hardcopy documents, in the form of jpegs. Some of them are potentially scans of driver's licenses or identification cards. I wonder what would be a good way to ...
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Multi-label classification (e.g. as used in Keras) using DNN

I have data with about 100 numerical features and a multi-labelling that encodes ownership of a certain product (i.e. my labels are of the form $[x_i, i=1, \dots, n]$ where n is the number of products ...
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Detecting playing cards with a neural network

I want to train an AI to detect playing cards. For that reason I bought many different decks, scanned and labeled them. Next up would be to create training data with an augmentation library. I found ...
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Embedding Gensim fast-text

Would you suggest to train my own Fast-text embedding using the Gensim library despite i have 1800 sentences and 2k vocabulary length? Don't you think there are too few words? or is there not a ...
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Evaluation metrics multi-class classification (ROC- PR curves)

Facing with a multi-class classification task, my question is: are ROC and Precision-Recall (One-vs-All-Rest) curves useful to evaluate and visualize the performance of a model? or Confusion ...
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Classification of classes within meta-classes

TLTR: I'm developing a CNN for a classification task. The data contains multiple classes some of which are very similar to each other and I know these meta-classes. In such a situation is it a good ...
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When to use which metric in machine learning?

In machine learning, there are several metrics to assess the quality of the models: accuracy, precision, recall, f measure, ROC (AUC), etc. There are cases when certain metrics are more appropriate ...
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How do I improve accuracy and know when to stop training?

I am training a modified VGG-16 to classify crowd density (empty, low, moderate, high). 2 dropout layers were added at the end on the network each one after one of the last 2 FC layers. network ...
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Can we compare MAE MSE results with categorical_crossentropy?

can i compare MAE and MSE loss results of a regression CNN with categorical_crossentropy loss of a classification CNN if they both have similar tasks? is yes how to?
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Why validation performance is unstable for my LSTM based model (labelling problems)?

I have trained a recurrent neural network based on 1 stack of LSTM cells. I use it to solve a classification problem. The RNN cell has 48 hidden states. The output of the last unfolded LSTM cell is ...
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metrics evaluation multiclass classification

I am working on intent classification task (chatbot engine), 2k sentences, 24 classes. Major class is composed of about 150 sentences, minor class of about 35 sentences, the others are more or less ...
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Is making lot of 1 versus other model efficient?

I've got classification problem on image, I have 10 classes and when I fine tuned my model on it (I tried VGG, Xception, resnet etc) I have approximatly 83% validation accuracy. I was wondering if ...
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Why don't we perform classification of crowd density?

For the case of crowd density estimation using CNN, using datasets like shanhaiTech or UCF, why there hasn't been attempts to tackle this type of task as a classification problem? All current papers I'...
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Why doesn't my image classification network get better with training?

I am attempting to train a network to do something I thought would be a relatively simple case to learn with: identify whether the back of a scanned vintage postcard has one of 'no postage stamp', a '...
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Multi class text classification with imbalanced data

I am dealing with intent classification task on an Italian customer service data set. I've more or less 1.5k sentences and 29 classes (imbalanced). According to the literature, a good choice is to ...
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Siamese Network for unknown object

I am currently trying to create a One-Shot network using the Siamese architecture for an object that isn't a face. My problem is, in normal Face Recognition the detecting gadget (e.g. Smartphone) ...
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How much the dialects recognition and speech recognition are relevant?

In this tutorial, they build a speech recognition model to classify a one-second audio clip as one of ten predefined words. Suppose that we modified this problem as the following: Given an Arabic ...
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What should the range of the output layer be when performing classification?

I am working on a MLP neural networks, using supervised learning (2 classes and multi-class classification problems). For the hidden layers, I am using $\tanh$ (which produces an output in the range $[...
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Dialects classification using deep learning

Dialects differ a lot between cities in my country, Syria. People sometimes express themselves using different local phrases and idioms which refer to the same topic. So, I came up with the idea of ...
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identifying pattern in datasets

i am new to machine learning. i'm trying to identify driving pattern through accelerometer and gyroscope sensor. i have been collecting the data of both the sensors and have been storing them in .csv ...
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Using convnet to classify language of text contained in images

I hope this question is not too broad or general. I have a very large set of images all of which contain text (some have more, some less). All of them have been tagged as containing, say, English text ...
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Grading Questions Using Neural Networks

I have a questionnaire consisting with over 10 questions. The questionnaire is being answered by a lot of people - which I have manually graded. Each question can give the user up to 10 points ...
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Any guidance on learning rate / batch size for noisy data (high Bayes error rate)?

Is there any guidance available for training on very noisy data, when Bayes error rate (lowest possible error rate for any classifier) is high? For example, I wonder if deliberately (not due to memory ...
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Is there a way to understand the type of a sentence?

I am a beginner, just started studying around NLP, specifically various language models. So far, my understanding is that - the goal is to understand/produce natural language. So far the methods I ...
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Bubble Chamber Image Analysis Using Neural Network

I have a data analysis problem that I can reduce to one similar to analyzing the trajectories in the images below. These images show the tracks of subatomic particles interacting in a bubble chamber. ...
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Text classification task chatbot

I'm building a customer assistant chatbot in Python, so a text classification task, and I have available more or less 7 hundred sentences of average length 15 words (unbalanced class). What do you ...
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How do I classify measurements into only two classes?

I am a member of a robotics team that is measuring the amount of reflected IR light to determine the lightness/darkness of a given material. We eventually hope to be able to use this to follow a line ...
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Property based clustering

I've got a challenge that feels like it should be solvable using some kind of clustering algo, but I can't get my head around how I can change the perspective such that it is solvable for such an algo....
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Natural language recommendation system: to pre-classify inputs or not?

Does it help to "pre-classify" natural language inputs using labeled input fields? E.g., "Who," "What," "Where," "When," "Why," "How," and "How much?" Or is a single, monolithic, free-form, long-text ...
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Can machine learning algorithms (CNNs?) be used/trained to differentiate between small differences in details between images?

I was wondering if machine learning algorithms (CNNs?) can be used/trained to differentiate between small differences in details between images (such as slight differences in shades of red or other ...