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Variational message passing

Known as: Message passing (disambiguation), Passing 
Variational message passing (VMP) is an approximate inference technique for continuous- or discrete-valued Bayesian networks, with conjugate… 
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2018
2018
Recent efforts on combining deep models with probabilistic graphical models are promising in providing flexible models that are… 
2018
2018
We address the problem of online state and parameter estimation in hierarchical Bayesian nonlinear dynamic systems. We focus on… 
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2016
Highly Cited
2016
Localization and synchronization are very important in many wireless applications such as monitoring and vehicle tracking… 
2016
2016
Motivated by a real-world financial dataset, we propose a distributed variational message passing scheme for learning conjugate… 
Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
  • M. Wand
  • J. Mach. Learn. Res.
  • 2014
  • Corpus ID: 17990945
Fully simplified expressions for Multivariate Normal updates in non-conjugate variational message passing approximate inference… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Variational Message Passing (VMP) is an algorithmic implementation of the Variational Bayes (VB) method which applies only in the… 
Review
2011
Review
2011
This tutorial describes the mean-field variational Bayesian approximation to inference in graphical models, using modern machine… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
  • J. Dauwels
  • IEEE International Symposium on Information…
  • 2007
  • Corpus ID: 15277096
In this paper, it is shown how (naive and structured) variational algorithms may be derived from a factor graph by mechanically… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Bayesian inference is now widely established as one of the principal foundations for machine learning. In practice, exact… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
This thesis is concerned with the development of Variational Message Passing (VMP), an algorithm for automatically performing…