Algorithms


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Dual-averaging for other MCMC algorithms 3 November 1, 2018
Variation in elapsed time of parallel chains and best practices for computing expectations from multiple chains 19 October 25, 2018
Standalone Generated Quantities Example in pystan? 5 October 15, 2018
Issue with dual averaging 33 October 12, 2018
QR decomposition inconsistent with QR decomposition in R 3 September 21, 2018
Possible INLA optimization step concerns, sparsity requirements, and Stan features for large gaussian process inference 32 August 10, 2018
Packing/unpacking automation 8 June 25, 2018
How to combine rstan code with R code? 2 August 26, 2018
Chain ID for Multiple Chains 3 August 23, 2018
Differentiating conditionals and while loops 14 September 15, 2017
Generating a correlation matrix where off-diagonals are not extremely low 2 July 28, 2018
Sensible values to use when sampling from prior to estimate covariance 7 July 14, 2018
Why does ADVI use stochastic gradient ascent not LBFGS 11 June 29, 2018
Inconsistent chain speed - does this give a clue about the problem? 11 June 5, 2018
Latent discrete parameters 2 June 29, 2018
Variational Bayes versus MAP for prediction 4 May 16, 2017
Parameter sweep methods 5 June 27, 2018
Lower/upper triangular matrix data types 8 May 30, 2018
Getting the location + gradients of divergences (not of iteration starting points) 21 May 17, 2018
Overdispersed initial values -- general questions 21 April 24, 2018
Standalone HMC sampler 8 April 30, 2018
Questions and comments about SBC 10 April 26, 2018
Error-in-variables regression with large datasets (500k observations, 200ish covariates) 7 April 1, 2018
Argument for "integrate_ode" function 5 March 21, 2018
How are missing and censored multivariate data estimated in Stan? 5 March 21, 2018
Mathematical computation behind the scene 11 March 7, 2018
Non-centering for mean field variational inference 4 March 7, 2018
Sampling with RHMC - issue with eigenvalues of Hessian 5 February 27, 2018
QR reparametrization error 12 February 28, 2018
Which function is faster? 3 February 14, 2018