Algorithms


Sensible values to use when sampling from prior to estimate covariance (7)
Why does ADVI use stochastic gradient ascent not LBFGS (11)
Inconsistent chain speed - does this give a clue about the problem? (11)
Latent discrete parameters (2)
Variational Bayes versus MAP for prediction (4)
Parameter sweep methods (5)
Lower/upper triangular matrix data types (8)
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)
Concentration of divergences ( 2 3 ) (47)
Speeding up a multi_normal model (5)