This book is for everyone who would like to gain additional knowledge in the data science field. *Mastering Numerical Computing with NumPy* is for you if you are a Python programmer, data analyst, data engineer, or data science enthusiast who wants to master the intricacies of NumPy and build solutions for your numeric and scientific computational problems. You are expected to have familiarity with mathematics to get the most out of this book.

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#### Overview of this book

NumPy is one of the most important scientific computing libraries available for Python. Mastering Numerical Computing with NumPy teaches you how to achieve expert level competency to perform complex operations, with in-depth coverage of advanced concepts.
Beginning with NumPy's arrays and functions, you will familiarize yourself with linear algebra concepts to perform vector and matrix math operations. You will thoroughly understand and practice data processing, exploratory data analysis (EDA), and predictive modeling. You will then move on to working on practical examples which will teach you how to use NumPy statistics in order to explore US housing data and develop a predictive model using simple and multiple linear regression techniques. Once you have got to grips with the basics, you will explore unsupervised learning and clustering algorithms, followed by understanding how to write better NumPy code while keeping advanced considerations in mind. The book also demonstrates the use of different high-performance numerical computing libraries and their relationship with NumPy. You will study how to benchmark the performance of different configurations and choose the best for your system.
By the end of this book, you will have become an expert in handling and performing complex data manipulations.

Table of Contents (11 chapters)

Preface

Free Chapter

Working with NumPy Arrays

Linear Algebra with NumPy

Exploratory Data Analysis of Boston Housing Data with NumPy Statistics

Predicting Housing Prices Using Linear Regression

Clustering Clients of a Wholesale Distributor Using NumPy

NumPy, SciPy, Pandas, and Scikit-Learn

Advanced Numpy

Overview of High-Performance Numerical Computing Libraries

Performance Benchmarks

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