A Note on the Kullback-Leibler Divergence for the von Mises-Fisher distribution

Tom Diethe

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Abstract

We present a derivation of the Kullback Leibler (KL)-Divergence (also known as Relative Entropy) for the von Mises Fisher (VMF) Distribution in d-dimensions.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages8
JournalarXiv
Publication statusPublished - 26 Feb 2015

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8 pages 1 figure

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  • Digital Health

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  • stat.ML

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