Essays about: "rating"

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  1. 1. 3D Printing as an Alternative ManufacturingMethod for the Micro gas Turbine Heat Exchanger

    University essay from KTH/Kraft- och värmeteknologi; KTH/Kraft- och värmeteknologi

    Author : Sherry Zhang; Wolfgang Seiya; [2015]
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    Abstract : A variety of materials for high temperature applications were studied. Best materials forconstructing heat exchangers were selected using models based on preferential weights. Currentadditive manufacturing techniques and industries were also studied and rated to determine thebest materialprintingtechniquecombination. READ MORE

  2. 2. Predicting movie ratings : A comparative study on random forests and support vector machines

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Karl Persson; [2015]
    Keywords : data mining; machine learning; regression; movie prediction; random forests; support vector machines
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    Abstract : The aim of this work is to evaluate the prediction performance of random forests in comparison to support vector machines, for predicting the numerical user ratings of a movie using pre-release attributes such as its cast, directors, budget and movie genres.In order to answer this question an experiment was conducted on predicting the overall user rating of 3376 hollywood movies, using data from the well established movie database IMDb. READ MORE

  3. 3. Territory Building : Supporting small communities in assembling and making sense of online information

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för medieteknik (ME)

    Author : Lars Lorenz; [2015]
    Keywords : rare diseases; social media; sensemaking; patient online communities;

    Abstract : I introduce the concept of Territory Building – a social media application approach that intends to guide and support sufferers of rare diseases in the process of “making sense” of online information. Similar to approaches that emphasize the sharing of web resources – such as social bookmarking sites - user interaction in regards to web resources is at the centre of this concept. READ MORE

  4. 4. Non-Life Insurance Pricing Using the Generalized Additive Model, Smoothing Splines and L-Curves

    University essay from KTH/Matematik (Avd.)

    Author : Kivan Kaivanipour; [2015]
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    Abstract : In non-life insurance, almost every tariff analysis involves continuous rating variables, such as the age of the policyholder or the weight of the insured vehicle. In the generalized linear model, continuous rating variables are categorized into intervals and all values within an interval are treated as identical. READ MORE

  5. 5. Dependence Modelling and Risk Analysis in a Joint Credit-Equity Framework

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Fredrik Backman; [2015]
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    Abstract : This thesis is set in the intersection between separate types of financial markets, with emphasis on joint risk modelling. Relying on empirical findings pointing toward the ex- istence of dependence across equity and corporate debt markets, a simulation framework intended to capture this property is developed. READ MORE