Bayesian Methods in Cosmology by Michael P. Hobson,Andrew H. Jaffe,Andrew R. Liddle,Pia

By Michael P. Hobson,Andrew H. Jaffe,Andrew R. Liddle,Pia Mukherjee,David Parkinson

in recent times cosmologists have complicated from mostly qualitative versions of the Universe to precision modelling utilizing Bayesian tools, with a view to confirm the homes of the Universe to excessive accuracy. This well timed e-book is the single complete advent to using Bayesian equipment in cosmological experiences, and is a necessary reference for graduate scholars and researchers in cosmology, astrophysics and utilized data. the 1st a part of the ebook makes a speciality of method, environment the elemental foundations and giving a close description of strategies. It covers themes together with the estimation of parameters, Bayesian version comparability, and separation of indications. the second one half explores a various variety of functions, from the detection of astronomical assets (including via gravitational waves), to cosmic microwave heritage research and the quantification and type of galaxy houses. Contributions from 24 extremely popular cosmologists and statisticians make this an authoritative advisor to the subject.

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