Frequently Asked Questions
Is find_MAP still encouraged in practice? i notice a lot of code samples stopped using find_MAP (asked by @kpei)
find_MAP is pretty much discouraged now in most situations. The MAP is not a representative point in high…

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January 21, 2019

About the Questions category

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May 31, 2017

Create Custom Joint Distribution

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May 26, 2019

Deterministic Theano Op  Gradient

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May 26, 2019

NUTS sampling performance when using tensor.dot operator

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May 26, 2019

Implementing softmax regression with a latent Gaussian variable

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May 26, 2019

Filtering (e.g. particle filter, sequential MC)

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May 26, 2019

Indexing using a free random variable

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May 25, 2019

Value error of pm.model

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May 25, 2019

How to solve bad initial energy (mixture of von mises distribution)

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May 25, 2019

Hierarchical model with Autoregressive residuals

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May 25, 2019

Testval in distribution

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May 25, 2019

Identifiable up to rearrangement

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May 25, 2019

Modifying `point` inplace in custom step method

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May 25, 2019

Saving intermediate traces

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May 25, 2019

Hazard Rates for Markov Chain Model

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May 25, 2019

Prior sample from TruncatedNormal gives inf

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May 25, 2019

[Conceptual] Bayesian ChiSquared estimation

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May 25, 2019

Inspect values of derived (deterministic, untransformed) variables at point?

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May 25, 2019

How to compute unit vector based on RVs?

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May 25, 2019

Issue regarding indexing using integer random variable

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May 25, 2019

Sum of two custom likelihoods

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May 25, 2019

Sampling a specific country from the hierarchical model example

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May 24, 2019

How to verify that uncertainty (estimated from pymc3) is accurate?

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May 24, 2019

2d Gaussian process IndexError

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May 23, 2019

Passing observations of varying size to a likelihood function

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May 22, 2019

Write theano.scan+theano.function with multinomial sampling inside as a pymc3 model

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May 22, 2019

Theano.scan and pm.Model() are strangely incompatible

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May 22, 2019

Errors in importing pymc3

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May 22, 2019

Prior predicitive for linear regression

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May 22, 2019
