Bayesian

Why Go Bayesian?

TLDR This post is intended to be a high-level discussion of the merits and challenges of applied Bayesian statistics. It is intended to help the reader answer: Is it worth me learning Bayesian statistics?

Bayesian Logistic Regression with Stan

TLDR Logistic regression is a popular machine learning model. One application of it in an engineering context is quantifying the effectiveness of inspection technologies at detecting damage. This post describes the additional information provided by a Bayesian application of logistic regression (and how it can be implemented using the Stan probabilistic programming language).