Questions tagged [statistical-ai]

For questions about the applications/clarifications/intuitions/proofs behind the use of statistical methods in AI/ML programs.

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Why exactly do neural networks require i.i.d. data?

In reinforcement learning, successive states (actions and rewards) can be correlated. An experience replay buffer was used, in the DQN architecture, to avoid training the neural network (NN), which ...
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Are neural networks statistical models?

By reading the abstract of Neural Networks and Statistical Models paper it would seem that ANNs are statistical models. In contrast Machine Learning is not just glorified Statistics. I am looking ...
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What are some examples of statistical AI applied to real-world problems?

I believe that statistical AI uses inductive thought processes. For example, deducing a trend from a pattern, after training. What are some examples of successfully applied statistical AI to real-...