Monthly Archives: February 2020

Handbook of Writing for the Mathematical Sciences, Third Edition

The third edition of Handbook of Writing for the Mathematical Sciences was published by SIAM in January 2020. It is SIAM’s fourth best selling book of all time if sales for the first edition (1993) and second edition (1998) are … Continue reading

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Accurately Computing the Softmax Function

The softmax function takes as input an -vector and returns a vector with elements The elements of are all between and and they sum to 1, so can be regarded as a vector of probabilities. Softmax is a key function … Continue reading

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