Vikash K. Mansinghka

Programming Talks by Vikash K. Mansinghka

An Overview of Probabilistic Programming

Vikash K. Mansinghka
an hour
Probabilistic inference is a widely-used, rigorous approach for processing ambiguous information based on models that are uncertain or incomplete. However, models and inference algorithms can be difficult to specify and implement, let alone design, validate, or optimize. Additionally, inference often appears to be intractable. Probabilistic programming is an emerging field ...