Algorithms


About the Algorithms category (1)
Sensible values to use when sampling from prior to estimate covariance (5)
Why does ADVI use stochastic gradient ascent not LBFGS (6)
Latent discrete parameters (2)
Variational Bayes versus MAP for prediction (4)
Parameter sweep methods (5)
Packing/unpacking automation (2)
Lower/upper triangular matrix data types (8)
Inconsistent chain speed - does this give a clue about the problem? (10)
Getting the location + gradients of divergences (not of iteration starting points) ( 2 ) (21)
Overdispersed initial values -- general questions ( 2 ) (21)
Standalone HMC sampler (8)
Questions and comments about SBC (10)
Error-in-variables regression with large datasets (500k observations, 200ish covariates) (7)
Argument for "integrate_ode" function (5)
How are missing and censored multivariate data estimated in Stan? (5)
Mathematical computation behind the scene (11)
Non-centering for mean field variational inference (4)
Sampling with RHMC - issue with eigenvalues of Hessian (5)
QR reparametrization error (12)
Which function is faster? (3)
BCCA_exponential family model (3)
Purpose of log_sum_weight (3)
Constrained parameters closed to the bounds (12)
C++ program of a Stan program (5)
Variational Bayes runtime and memory usage (14)
A seemingly trivial change to a published example breaks algebra_solver (?) (3)
Accessible explanation to the No-U-Turn Sampler (7)
Stan-relevant paper: Fast Black-box Variational Inference through Stochastic Trust-Region Optimization (6)
Frobenius inner product (3)