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Song Hit Prediction
In this work, we attempt to solve the Hit Song Science problem, which aims to predict which songs will become chart-topping hits. We constructed a dataset with approximately 1.8 million hit and non-hit songs and extracted their audio features using the Spotify Web API. We test four models on our dataset. Our best model was random forest, which was able to predict Billboard song success with 88% accuracy.
Kai Middlebrook, Kian Sheik
Human Activity Recognition with Smartphones
This report focuses on improving classification accuracy and reducing computational complexity for human activity recognition problem on public datasets UCI and WISDM. We discussed the benefits of getting access to smartphones in the filed of HAR research. Our experiment indicates that combining AdaBoost M1 algorithm with C4.5 contributes to discriminating several common human activities. Moreover, we showed that it is feasible to reduce computational complexity and achieve high accuracy at the same time by applying correlation-based feature selection.