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Ravi Iyer

Ravi Iyer
Data Scientist,

Website | @ravi_polipsych

Ravi is the Principal Data Scientist at He combines 15 years of hands-on experience with database technology with a PhD in social psychology from the University of Southern California. He publishes regularly in top scholarly journals and his research, which focuses on the psychology of values, has been featured in the New York Times, Wall St. Journal, The Atlantic, and at SXSW Interactive.


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Examining graphs of data relationships is a more powerful approach than individual relationships, leading to a plethora of types of graphs (social, interest, opinion, etc.), but mining insight from graphs requires knowledge of the biases of each graph type and techniques that enable graphs to be understood by decision makers. Read more.


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