Nonparametric predictive distributions based on conformal prediction. / Vovk, Vladimir; Shen, Jieli; Manokhin, Valery; Xie, Minge.

Proceedings of Machine Learning Research: Proceedings of COPA 2016 (Sixth Symposium on Conformal and Probabilistic Prediction and Applications). ed. / Alex Gammerman; Vladimir Vovk; Zhiyuan Luo; Harris Papadopoulos. Vol. 60 2017. p. 82-102.

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Nonparametric predictive distributions based on conformal prediction. / Vovk, Vladimir; Shen, Jieli; Manokhin, Valery; Xie, Minge.

Proceedings of Machine Learning Research: Proceedings of COPA 2016 (Sixth Symposium on Conformal and Probabilistic Prediction and Applications). ed. / Alex Gammerman; Vladimir Vovk; Zhiyuan Luo; Harris Papadopoulos. Vol. 60 2017. p. 82-102.

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Vovk, V, Shen, J, Manokhin, V & Xie, M 2017, Nonparametric predictive distributions based on conformal prediction. in A Gammerman, V Vovk, Z Luo & H Papadopoulos (eds), Proceedings of Machine Learning Research: Proceedings of COPA 2016 (Sixth Symposium on Conformal and Probabilistic Prediction and Applications). vol. 60, pp. 82-102.

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Vovk, V., Shen, J., Manokhin, V., & Xie, M. (2017). Nonparametric predictive distributions based on conformal prediction. In A. Gammerman, V. Vovk, Z. Luo, & H. Papadopoulos (Eds.), Proceedings of Machine Learning Research: Proceedings of COPA 2016 (Sixth Symposium on Conformal and Probabilistic Prediction and Applications) (Vol. 60, pp. 82-102)

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Vovk V, Shen J, Manokhin V, Xie M. Nonparametric predictive distributions based on conformal prediction. In Gammerman A, Vovk V, Luo Z, Papadopoulos H, editors, Proceedings of Machine Learning Research: Proceedings of COPA 2016 (Sixth Symposium on Conformal and Probabilistic Prediction and Applications). Vol. 60. 2017. p. 82-102

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Vovk, Vladimir ; Shen, Jieli ; Manokhin, Valery ; Xie, Minge. / Nonparametric predictive distributions based on conformal prediction. Proceedings of Machine Learning Research: Proceedings of COPA 2016 (Sixth Symposium on Conformal and Probabilistic Prediction and Applications). editor / Alex Gammerman ; Vladimir Vovk ; Zhiyuan Luo ; Harris Papadopoulos. Vol. 60 2017. pp. 82-102

BibTeX

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