In this thesis we consider statistical learning problems and machines. A statistical learning machine tries to infer rules from a given set of examples such that it is able to make correct… (More)

A microbalance has been used to measure the rate of uptake of a wetting fluid, 1,3-propandiol, into a cube of compacted calcium carbonate. The cube had sides 12 mm long, with a wax band applied to… (More)

Introduction: Model based nonlinear image reconstruction methods for MRI [3] are at the heart of modern reconstruction techniques (e.g.compressed sensing [6]). In general, models are expressed as a… (More)