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An Introduction to Markov Chain Monte Carlo



Prof. Carlos C. Rodriguez
Office Hours:
Tues., Wed. and Thurs. after lectures or by appointment on Weds..
Radford M. Neal, 1993. Probabilistic Inference Using Markov Chain Monte Carlo Methods. Available online at and


Neal's MCMC package is now installed and accessible from any Unix machine with access to the /home part of the tree directory. To access the programs from your account just add the directory:
to your search path. There is an extensive documentation with examples, available online. Use this User Friendly Window for 1D Metropolis.
A Virtual Monte Carlo Summer at State College, PA

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Based on attendance and on a computer project assigned individually during the first week of class and due before the end of the course.

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