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Retrieval of Experiments by Efficient Estimation of Marginal Likelihood

@article{Seth2014RetrievalOE,
  title={Retrieval of Experiments by Efficient Estimation of Marginal Likelihood},
  author={Sohan Seth and John Shawe-Taylor and Samuel Kaski},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2014},
  volume={abs/1402.4653}
}
We study the task of retrieving relevant experiments given a query experiment. By experiment, we mean a collection of measurements from a set of `covariates' and the associated `outcomes'. While similar experiments can be retrieved by comparing available `annotations', this approach ignores the valuable information available in the measurements themselves. To incorporate this information in the retrieval task, we suggest employing a retrieval metric that utilizes probabilistic models learned… 

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