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The Glory of NumPy

Why use NumPy Arrays over Python Lists?

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NumPy is a library in python that provides homogeneous multidimensional arrays and matrices as well as a large collection of high-level mathematical functions. In this post, I will go over some of the basics of NumPy and motivate NumPy’s advantages over ordinary python lists.

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Sadrach Pierre, Ph.D.

Sadrach Pierre, Ph.D.

Writer for Built In & Towards Data Science. Cornell University Ph. D. in Chemical Physics.