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Prior processes and their applications : nonparametric Bayesian estimation

Author: Eswar G Phadia
Publisher: Heidelberg ; New York : Springer, ©2013.
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This book presents a systematic and comprehensive treatment of various prior processes that have been developed over the last four decades in order to deal with the Bayesian approach to solving some nonparametric inference problems. Applications of these priors in various estimation problems are presented. Starting with the famous Dirichlet process and its variants, the first part describes processes neutral to the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Eswar G Phadia
ISBN: 9783642392801 3642392806 9781299860865 1299860869 3642392792 9783642392795
OCLC Number: 856013004
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Prior Processes --
Inference Based on Complete Data --
Inference Based on Incomplete Data.
Responsibility: Eswar G. Phadia.
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