Project details for Generalised Stirling Numbers libstb 1.0

Logo Generalised Stirling Numbers libstb 1.0 1.4

by wbuntine - September 28, 2012, 13:49:57 CET [ Project Homepage BibTeX BibTeX for corresponding Paper Download ]

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THIS VERSION DISCONTINUED, see "". This source directory contains library routines that provide alternative ways of computing generalised second order Stirling numbers used in working with Pitman-Yor and Dirichlet processes (PYP and DP). Included is library routines for posterior sampling on the discount and concentration parameters of the PYP/DP.

Tested on a few versions on Ubuntu Linux and MacOSX. Requires the GSL (GNU Scientific Library) for polygamma functions.

Changes to previous version:

See the alternative MLOSS entry "libstb". Updated to 1.4!

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Supported Operating Systems: Linux, Mac Os X
Data Formats: Agnostic
Tags: Pitman Yor Process, Poisson Dirichlet Process, Stirling Number
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Wray Buntine (on September 28, 2012, 13:54:17)
I rebuilt all the interfaces and moved some of the tricks from the earlier system into the new code. Thus the tables rebuild automatically as needed, and a float version can also be used.

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