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Ways to simulate weather data over several periods (Python or R)?

I have a time series dataset that has several variables for a state/province for fixed periods of time. That is for state A, there are samples from April 2017 to July 2019. Of course, I thought adding ...
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What is the best approach (and why) to identify a conic section given the the points along its cross-section and its vector magnitudes over time?

I have an N-body simulation that calculates the position, velocity, and acceleration of each body at every frame over the course of some duration. As an example, I tested the algorithm using our solar ...
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Finding similarity between two datasets

I have two datasets. One is actual percentage of white population in counties in an american state and the other is the simulated percentage of white population in counties in an american state. ...
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Similarity Measure of Simulated Time Series vs Observed time Series

In my work I have an observed Time Series and Simulated ones. I want to compare the Light Curves and check for similarityto find out which simulated curve fits best respectivley which parameters ...
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Similarity Measure Time Series

In my work I have an observed Time Series and Simulated ones. I want to compare the Light Curves and check for similarityto find out which simulated curve fits best respectivley which parameters ...
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Need Help: Fit simulation data to observed data, with no objectiv function

I want to fit my simulated Lightcurve data to my observed lightcurve. The simulation data is dependent on 32 parameters. Some of those parameters depend on one another. The observation data is not ...
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Find if the two datasets are close to each other

I have the following three datasets. ...
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Estimating the value of $\pi$ with a Monte Carlo dartboard: $<$ or $\leq$?

I'm trying to figure out which is the proper way to estimate $\pi$ using the Monte Carlo method randomly distributing points in a square that also contains an inscribed circle. Some sources say to ...
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Using Decision Trees to interpret good factor values

Decision trees are often used in machine learning as classifiers/regression models (CART), or in ensemble methods (Random Forest) etc, where predictive accuracy, minimizing bias and variance are the ...
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ML/Statistical Model to Analyse the Distribution

Consider a Sample Data-set provided below; ...
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Testing Multi-Arm Bandits on Historical Data

Suppose I want to test a multi-arm bandit algorithm in the contextual setting on a set of historical data. For simplicity, let's assume there are only two arms A and B and suppose the rewards are ...
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Do you know this S curve's name?

I'm making a ad-sales predictor and try to make it fit by using the S curve's below. $ 𝑓(𝑥)=𝑎 \frac{𝑏𝑥}{1+𝑏𝑥} (1−𝑒^{−𝑏𝑥}) $ $f(x)$ is an ad-sales $x$ is an advertise cost both $a$ and $b$ ...
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Using simulations to train ML algorithms

Possibly similar question: Is it ok to collect data using algorithm to train another? I have a model that accurately describes an underlying physical, complex, system. The model is basically a set of ...
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What visualization I should choose for Monte Carlo simulations in timeline events?

I wasn't sure if I should open this question in Cross Validated or here. But since the question belongs to a bigger project related with Data Science, I chose this one. I will present a simplified ...
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Modeling uncertainty from Logistic Regression

Logistic regression is a part in a simulation pipeline that I use for some scenario analysis. The dataset that this is based on is not small but relatively noisy, and only one explanatory variable/...
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Simulating datasets of species abundances with varying degrees of turnover in R

I am working with a data set containing the abundance of 100+ species at 50+ locations over 20+ time-points. I want to simulate equivalent data sets with varying degrees of community turnover i.e. ...
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Visualization of multiple Markov models

I am working on a project where we compare over 10 different Markov models, each representing a different treatment plan. Most often single models are visualized with a decision tree or transition ...
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Asking a specific question from a general one

Setting I have data about a board game which has been played multiple times with different players per game (though players reoccur in all kinds of different constellations). During the game one can ...
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Convergence line for oscillating trend

I am working with an algorithm studying the response of a system to an external factor (Phenomenon A). The system can either respond perfectly, or can be completely disrupted. I am plotting the ...
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How to simulate customer walk-ins for a given period in a fast food chain in R [closed]

I would really appreciate it if someone could tell me where I would start in tackling the following tasks in R. I'm not a data-science expert and am trying to teach myself data-analysis from a ...
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Matlab simulation through FIS and Markov Process

I need to simulate for an academical project how the traffic fluxes (input/output with respect to a monitored area, measured in number of cars) of a city area evolves in correspondence of an event (i....