The Successor Representation #1: Generalising between states

Jessica YungMachine Learning

In this post we will discuss a way of representing a state that has exciting connections with how our brain seems to work. First, we’ll briefly look at some foundational ideas (representation and generalisation). Next, we’ll introduce the Successor Representation (SR), which is motivated by finding a representation that generalises across states, and that might be useful in reinforcement learning. … Read More

How to run scripts in the background

Jessica YungProgramming

When running machine learning experiments, you might want to run multiple scripts simultaneously, hide printouts for a script or just do things in a terminal window while running a Jupyter Notebook in the background. In this post, we will go through how to run scripts in the background, bring them back to the foreground, and check if the scripts are … Read More