Mark Hoogendoorn*, Burkhardt Funk

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This chapter provides a basic introduction into the two domains that are pivotal in this book: the quantified self and machine learning. It explains the need and purpose of the book and introduces the basic definitions and notations. On top of that, an overview of the book is given and a reader’s guide is provided.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMachine Learning for the Quantified Self
Subtitle of host publicationOn the Art of Learning from Sensory Data
Number of pages12
ISBN (Electronic)9783319663081
ISBN (Print)9783319663074
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 27 Sep 2017

Publication series

NameCognitive Systems Monographs
ISSN (Print)1867-4925
ISSN (Electronic)1867-4933

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    Hoogendoorn, M., & Funk, B. (2017). Introduction. In Machine Learning for the Quantified Self: On the Art of Learning from Sensory Data (Vol. 35, pp. 1-12). (Cognitive Systems Monographs; Vol. 35). Springer/Verlag.