On Quantum Computing…

Justin Trudeau, the Canadian Prime Minister, rocked the world recently by talking about quantum computers in front of reporters at Perimeter Institute… No fault can be found in his answer, although his answer cannot be more layman. A few physicists were challenged to give a layman introduction about quantum computers, and they are equally well. … More On Quantum Computing…

Relevance and Deep Learning

The descriptive power of deep learning has bothered a lot of scientists and engineers, despite its powerful applications in data cleaning, natural language processing, playing Go, computer vision etc. A while ago, as stated in my previous blog entry, Mehta and Schwab discussed the mathematical equivalence between renormalization group (RG) and restricted Boltzmann machines (RBM), … More Relevance and Deep Learning