Nan Xiao


R developer
Data science practitioner
Machine learning researcher

Translated Books

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应用预测建模

Chinese translation of the book Applied Predictive Modeling originally written by Max Kuhn and Kjell Johnson.

With Yi-Xuan Qiu we translated

  • Part II: Regression Models
    • Chapter 5 - Measuring Performance in Regression Models
    • Chapter 6 - Linear Regression and Its Cousins
    • Chapter 7 - Non-Linear Regression Models
    • Chapter 8 - Regression Trees and Rule-Based Models
    • Chapter 9 - A Summary of Solubility Models
    • Chapter 10 - Case Study: Compressive Strength of Concrete Mixtures
  • Appendix
    • Appendix A - A Summary of Various Models
    • Appendix B - An Introduction to R
    • Appendix C - Interesting Websites

Published by China Machine Press in April, 2016.

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R 数据可视化手册

Chinese translation of the book R Graphics Cookbook originally written by Winston Chang.

I was responsible for the translation of

  • Chapter 7 - Annotations
  • Chapter 8 - Axes
  • Chapter 9 - Controlling the Overall Appearance of Graphs
  • Chapter 10 - Legends
  • Chapter 11 - Facets
  • Appendix - Introduction to ggplot2

Published by Posts and Telecom Press in April, 2014.

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ggplot2: 数据分析与图形艺术

Chinese translation of the book ggplot2: Elegant Graphics for Data Analysis originally written by Hadley Wickham.

Collaboratively translated by a team from Capital of Statistics. I translated

  • Chapter 5 - Toolbox
  • Chapter 6 - Scales, axes and legends

Published by Xi'an Jiaotong University Press in May, 2013.

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R 语言实战

Chinese translation of the book R in Action: Data Analysis and Graphics with R originally written by Robert Kabacoff.

Translated with Tao Gao and Gang Chen. I was responsible for the translation of

  • Part I Getting started
    • Chapter 1 - Introduction to R
    • Chapter 2 - Creating a dataset
    • Chapter 3 - Getting started with graphs
    • Chapter 4 - Basic data management
    • Chapter 5 - Advanced data management
  • Part II Basic methods
    • Chapter 6 - Basic graphs
    • Chapter 7 - Basic statistics

Published by Posts and Telecom Press in January, 2013.

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