Mixture Distributions: Course Outline
In probability and statistics, a mixture distribution is the probability distribution of a random variable that is derived from a collection of other random variables as follows: first, a random variable is selected by chance from the collection according
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Course Outline
 Statistical Applications.
 Mathematical aspects.
 Identifiability.
 Multimodality.
 Negative mixing weights.
 General properties.
 Estimating mixing parameters.
 Graphical methods.
 Method of moments.
 Maximum likelihood.
 Bayesian.
 Minimum distance of distribution functions.
 Minimum distance of transforms and numerical decomposition of mixtures.
 Modality: structure and assessment.
 Sequential problems and procedures: unsupervised learning problems.
 Approximate solutions for: mixing parameters.
 Component distribution parameters.
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