This page contains resources about Mixture Models and the Expectation-Maximization Algorithm.

Subfields and ConceptsEdit

  • Bayesian Models
  • Non-Bayesian Models
  • Mixture of Experts
  • k-Nearest Neighbour (k-NN)
  • Gaussian Mixture Models
  • Mixture of Factor Analyzers
  • Mixture of Dimensionality Reducers
  • Latent Variable Models
  • Sparse EM Algorithm
  • Baum-Welch Algorithm (i.e. EM when applied to HMMs)
  • Generalized (Incomplete) EM Algorithm
  • Monte Carlo EM
  • Variational EM
  • Variational Bayesian EM (VBEM)

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Books and Book ChaptersEdit

  • Theodoridis, S. (2015). "Chapter 12.5: Latent Variables and the EM Algorithm" Machine Learning: A Bayesian and Optimization Perspective. Academic Press.
  • Murphy, K. P. (2012). "Chapter 11: Mixture models and the EM algorithm ". Machine Learning: A Probabilistic Perspective. MIT Press.
  • Barber, D. (2012). "Chapter 11: Learning with Hidden Variables". Bayesian Reasoning and Machine Learning. Cambridge University Press.
  • Barber, D. (2012). "Chapter 20: Mixture Models". Bayesian Reasoning and Machine Learning. Cambridge University Press.
  • McLachlan, G., & Krishnan, T. (2007). The EM algorithm and extensions (Vol. 382). John Wiley & Sons.
  • Bishop, C. M. (2006). "Chapter 9: Mixture Models and EM". Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning. Springer.
  • McLachlan, G., & Peel, D. (2004). Finite mixture models. John Wiley & Sons.

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