Reflecting the interdisciplinary nature of the field, this new book series brings together researchers, practitioners, and instructors from statistics, computer science, machine learning, and analytics. The series will publish cutting-edge research, industry applications, and textbooks in data science.

**Features:**

- Presents the latest research and applications in the field, including new statistical and computational techniques
- Covers a broad range of interdisciplinary topics
- Provides guidance on the use of software for data science, including R, Python, and Julia
- Includes both introductory and advanced material for students and professionals
- Presents concepts while assuming minimal theoretical background

The scope of the series is broad, including titles in machine learning, pattern recognition, predictive analytics, business analytics, visualization, programming, software, learning analytics, data collection and wrangling, interactive graphics, reproducible research, and more. The inclusion of examples, applications, and code implementation is essential.

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Forthcoming

By **Jerry Davis**

March 02, 2023

Introduction to Environmental Data Science focuses on data science methods in the R language applied to environmental research, with sections on exploratory data analysis in R including data abstraction, transformation, and visualization; spatial data analysis in vector and raster models; ...

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By **Diego Miranda-Saavedra**

December 23, 2022

This book is a timely and critical introduction for people who are interested in what data science is (and isn’t), and how it should be applied. The language is conversational and the content is accessible for readers without a quantitative or computational background, but at the same time, it is ...

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By **Daniel T. O'Brien**

November 14, 2022

Urban Informatics: Using Big Data to Understand and Serve Communities introduces the reader to the tools of data management, analysis, and manipulation using R statistical software. Designed for undergraduate and above level courses, this book is an ideal onramp for the study of urban informatics ...

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By **Lily Wang**

November 09, 2022

Data Science for Infectious Disease Data Analytics: An Introduction with R provides an overview of modern data science tools and methods that have been developed specifically to analyze infectious disease data. With a quick start guide to epidemiological data visualization and analysis in R, ...

By **Przemyslaw Biecek, Tomasz Burzykowski**

September 26, 2022

Explanatory Model Analysis Explore, Explain and Examine Predictive Models is a set of methods and tools designed to build better predictive models and to monitor their behaviour in a changing environment. Today, the true bottleneck in predictive modelling is neither the lack of data, nor the lack ...

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By **David A. Bader**

July 20, 2022

"Graphs. Such a simple idea. Map a problem onto a graph then solve it by searching over the graph or by exploring the structure of the graph. What could be easier? Turns out, however, that working with graphs is a vast and complex field. Keeping up is challenging. To help keep up, you just need an ...

By **Tiffany Timbers, Trevor Campbell, Melissa Lee**

July 15, 2022

Data Science: A First Introduction focuses on using the R programming language in Jupyter notebooks to perform data manipulation and cleaning, create effective visualizations, and extract insights from data using classification, regression, clustering, and inference. The text emphasizes workflows ...

By **Brandon M. Greenwell**

June 23, 2022

Tree-based Methods for Statistical Learning in R provides a thorough introduction to both individual decision tree algorithms (Part I) and ensembles thereof (Part II). Part I of the book brings several different tree algorithms into focus, both conventional and contemporary. Building a strong ...

By **Emil Hvitfeldt, Julia Silge**

October 22, 2021

Text data is important for many domains, from healthcare to marketing to the digital humanities, but specialized approaches are necessary to create features for machine learning from language. Supervised Machine Learning for Text Analysis in R explains how to preprocess text data for modeling, ...

By **Ken Steif**

August 20, 2021

Public Policy Analytics: Code & Context for Data Science in Government teaches readers how to address complex public policy problems with data and analytics using reproducible methods in R. Each of the eight chapters provides a detailed case study, showing readers: how to develop exploratory ...

By **Shuai Huang, Houtao Deng**

April 20, 2021

Data Analytics: A Small Data Approach is suitable for an introductory data analytics course to help students understand some main statistical learning models. It has many small datasets to guide students to work out pencil solutions of the models and then compare with results obtained from ...

By **Harry G. Perros**

March 04, 2021

This book covers techniques that can be used to analyze data from IoT sensors and addresses questions regarding the performance of an IoT system. It strikes a balance between practice and theory so one can learn how to apply these tools in practice with a good understanding of their inner workings....