Verified Computation with Probabilities

@inproceedings{Ferson2011VerifiedCW,
  title={Verified Computation with Probabilities},
  author={Scott Ferson and Jack Siegrist},
  booktitle={WoCoUQ},
  year={2011}
}
Because machine calculations are prone to errors that can sometimes accumulate disastrously, computer scientists use special strategies called verified computation to ensure output is reliable. Such strategies are needed for computing with probability distributions. In probabilistic calculations, analysts have routinely assumed (i) probabilities and probability distributions are precisely specified, (ii) most or all variables are independent or otherwise have well-known dependence, and (iii… 
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