Morphological classification of galaxies

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From the course by The University of Sydney
Data-driven Astronomy
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The University of Sydney

Data-driven Astronomy

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From the lesson
Learning from data: classification
In this final module we explore the limitations of decision tree classifiers. We then look at ensemble classifiers, using the random forest algorithm to classify images of galaxies into different types.

Meet the Instructors

  • Tara Murphy
    Tara Murphy
    Associate Professor
    School of Physics
  • Simon Murphy
    Simon Murphy
    Postdoctoral Researcher
    School of Physics
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