A Framework for Probability Density Estimation

John Shawe-Taylor, Alex Dolia
; Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics, PMLR 2:468-475, 2007.

Abstract

The paper introduces a new framework for learning probability density functions. A theoretical analysis suggests that we can tailor a distribution for a class of tasks by training it to fit a small subsample. Experimental evidence is given to support the theoretical analysis.

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BibTeX
@InProceedings{pmlr-v2-shawe-taylor07a, title = {A Framework for Probability Density Estimation}, author = {John Shawe-Taylor and Alex Dolia}, booktitle = {Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics}, pages = {468--475}, year = {2007}, editor = {Marina Meila and Xiaotong Shen}, volume = {2}, series = {Proceedings of Machine Learning Research}, address = {San Juan, Puerto Rico}, month = {21--24 Mar}, publisher = {PMLR}, pdf = {http://proceedings.mlr.press/v2/shawe-taylor07a/shawe-taylor07a.pdf}, url = {http://proceedings.mlr.press/v2/shawe-taylor07a.html}, abstract = {The paper introduces a new framework for learning probability density functions. A theoretical analysis suggests that we can tailor a distribution for a class of tasks by training it to fit a small subsample. Experimental evidence is given to support the theoretical analysis.} }
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RIS
TY - CPAPER TI - A Framework for Probability Density Estimation AU - John Shawe-Taylor AU - Alex Dolia BT - Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics PY - 2007/03/11 DA - 2007/03/11 ED - Marina Meila ED - Xiaotong Shen ID - pmlr-v2-shawe-taylor07a PB - PMLR SP - 468 DP - PMLR EP - 475 L1 - http://proceedings.mlr.press/v2/shawe-taylor07a/shawe-taylor07a.pdf UR - http://proceedings.mlr.press/v2/shawe-taylor07a.html AB - The paper introduces a new framework for learning probability density functions. A theoretical analysis suggests that we can tailor a distribution for a class of tasks by training it to fit a small subsample. Experimental evidence is given to support the theoretical analysis. ER -
APA
Shawe-Taylor, J. & Dolia, A.. (2007). A Framework for Probability Density Estimation. Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics, in PMLR 2:468-475

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