Hi, my name is Andreas and I like data. Lots of data.
In the words of Francis Bacon, “knowledge is power”. What happens however when much of today’s knowledge is hidden amidst gigabytes of data seamlessly flowing every second across the digital arteries of the Internet, connecting databases, web servers and processing centres? What happens when whatever grain of information we can glean from a torrent of signals is entangled in noise and irrelevant clutter?
This is where data science comes in, the art of transforming data into knowledge. The eyes and ears of the modern age. Here’s where the rigour of the scientific method finds itself at a fascinating intersection with statistics, machine learning and imagination…
The sole purpose of this blog is to serve as a platform for presenting my various endeavours as I traverse the journey from neuroscience to data science.