Saturday, March 2, 2019

Pytorch Cheatsheet for beginners

train_loader, test_loader in python code pattern

train_loader =, batch_size=batch_size, num_workers=num_workers)
test_loader =, batch_size=batch_size, num_workers=num_workers)

Pytorch dataloader helps load data in batches such as images.

Flavors of Pytorch Model Initialization


import torch.nn as nn
import torch.nn.functional as F

Object Oriented OOP

class Autoencoder(nn.Module):
    def __init__(self, encoding_dim):
        super(Autoencoder, self).__init__()
        ## encoder ##
        ## decoder ##

    def forward(self, x):
        # define feedforward behavior 
        # and scale the *output* layer with a sigmoid activation function
        return x

Best Practice:
Pytorch do sanity check load checkpoint and make sure everything worked. Imshow() the output image make sure it is the desired output. Do sanity check, visual check.


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