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Fast Inference in Infinite Hidden Relational Models

Fast Inference in Infinite Hidden Relational Models

This video was recorded at 5th International Workshop on Mining and Learning with Graphs (MLG), Firenze 2007. Relational learning is an area of growing interest in machine learning (Dzeroski & Lavrac, 2001; Friedman et al., 1999; Raedt & Kersting, 2003). Xu et al. (2006) introduced the infinite hidden relational model (IHRM) which views relational learning in context of the entity-relationship database model with entities, attributes and relations (compare also (Kemp et al., 2006)). In the IHRM, for each entity a latent variable is introduced. The latent variable is the only parent of the other entity attributes and is a parent of relationship attributes. The number of states in each latent variable is entity class specific. Therefore it is sensible to work with Dirichlet process (DP)... Show More


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