Chaired by A. Mohammad-Djafari

Information Physics: The New Frontier

*Kevin M. Knuth*

[video] [slide] [paper]High Up from the Ground: A Panoramic View of Inference and MaxEnt

*Carlos Rodriguez*

[video] [slide]Foundations of Computational Inference

*John Skilling*

[video] [slide] [paper]Bayesian programming: principle, methodology, tools and examples

*Pierre Bessière*

[video] [slide]

Chaired by A. Mohammad-Djafari and J.-F. Bercher

Model selection for MR studies of stroke,

*John Lee, Larry Bretthorst, Colin Derdeyn, Joshua Shimony*

[video] [slide]Quantum theory as inductive inference,

*Ryszard Pawel Kostecki*

[paper]Maximum Entropy For Automatic Content Scoring of Free-Text Responses,

*Jana Sukkarieh*

[slide] [paper]Darwinian Model Building,

*Do Kester, Romke Bontokoe*

[slide] [paper]

Chaired by John Skilling

Bayesian inference with spikes. Implication for the neural code, sensory processing and working memory,

*Sophie Deneve*

[video] [slide]Bayesian Action-Perception loop modeling: Application to trajectory generation and recognition using internal motor simulation,

*Estelle Gilet, Julien Diard, Richard Palluel-Germain, Pierre Bessière*

[video] [slide] [paper]Bayesian Modeling of an Human MMORPG Player,

*Gabriel Synnaeve, Pierre Bessière*

[video] [slide] [paper]Bayesian Visual Odometry,

*Julian Center, Kevin Knuth*

[video] [slide] [paper]Maximum entropy perception-action space: a Bayesian model of eye movement selection,

*Francis Colas, Pierre Bessière, Benoît Girard*

[video] [slide] [paper]

Chaired by K. Knuth/ L. Lemmens / D. Johnson

Adaptive Strategies in the Iterated Exchange Problem,

*Arthur Baraov*[paper]Finding Proper Non-informative Priors for Regression Coefficients,

*Noel van Erp, Pieter van Gelder*[paper]The Ball is Round

*Do Kester*[paper]The order-theoretic origin of special relativity,

*Kevin Knuth, Newshaw Bahrenyi*[paper]Entropy Estimation for M/M/1 Queueing Systems,

*Philipe Regnault*[paper]The Full Bayesian Significance Test for Symmetry in Contingency ,

*Gustavo Bernardo, Marcelo Lauretto, Julio Stern*[paper]Non-relativistic Gravity in Entropic Quantum Dynamics,

*David Johnson, Ariel Caticha*[paper]Mixture of skewed alpha-stable distributions,

*Sayed Reza Hossaini Shojaei, Vahid Nassiri, Gholam Reza Mohammadian, Adel Mohammadpour*[paper]Bayesian inference for skewed stable distributions,

*Mona Shokripour, Vahid Nassiri, Adel Mohammadpour*[paper]

Chaired by Dawn Holmes / Pierre Bessière

Advice on “Computational methods for Bayesian model choice",

*John Skilling*

[video] [slide] [paper]Self-Adaptive Semantic Crossover for Genetic Programming,

*Julio Stern, Rafael Inhasz*

[video] [slide] [paper]Entropy-Based Search Algorithm for Experimental Design,

*N. K. Malakar, K. H. Knuth*

[video] [slide] [paper]Nested Sampling with Constrained Hamiltonian Monte Carlo,

*Michael Betancourt*

[video] [slide] [paper]

Chaired by J.-F. Bercher / C. Rodriguez

Information theory of quantum systems with some hydrogenic applications,

*Jesus Sanchez-Dehesa, D. Manzano, P. Sánchez-Moreno, R.J. Yáñez*

[video] [slide] [paper]On moments-based Heisenberg inequalities,

*Steeve Zozor, Mariela Portesi, Pablo Sanchez-Moreno, Jesus Dehesa*

[video] [slide] [paper]Rigorous bounds for Renyi entropies of spherically symmetric potentials,

*Pablo Sanchez-Moreno, Steeve Zozor, Jesus Dehesa*

[video] [slide] [paper]On q-gaussians, escort distributions and Fisher information,

*Jean-François Bercher*

[video] [slide] [paper]

Chaired by Ken Sauer / J. Skilling / A. Jalobeanu / D.B. Pougaza

Non-extensive radiobiology,

*Oscar Sotolongo-Grau, Daniel Rodriguez-Perez, Carlos Antoranz, Oscar Sotolongo-Costa*[paper]Superresolution of a compact neutron spectrometer at energies relevant for fusion diagnostics,

*Marcel Reginatto, Andreas Zimbal*[paper]On combined estimation of expected backgrounds with statistical and systematic uncertainties in planned experiment,

*Sergey Bityukov, Nikolai Krasnikov, Vera Smirnova*[paper]Towards a Bayesian seismotectonic zoning for use in Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Assessment (PSHA),

*Boris Le Goff, Delphine Fitzenz, Céline Beauval*

[paper]GNU MCSim: Bayesian Statistical Inference for System Biology Models,

*Rudy Gunawan, Frederic Bois*[paper]Application of a Bayesian Inference Method to Reconstruct Short-Range Atmospheric Dispersion Events,

*Inanc Senocak*[paper]A Bayesian approach to Fourier Synthesis inverse problem with application in SAR imaging,

*Sha Zhu, Ali Mohammad-Djafari*[paper]Signals and Images Foreground/Background Joint Estimation and Separation,

*Boujemaa Ait-El-Fquih, Ali Mohammad-Djafari*[paper]Online robot dead reckoning localization using maximum relative entropy optimization with model constraints,

*Renaldas Urniezius*[paper]

Chaired by N. Dobigeon / I. Smith

Three-dimensional visualization and identification of objects in photon starved scenes using statistical estimation,

*Bahram Javidi, Dipak Dey, M. Cho, M. Jung*

[video] [slide] [paper]Bayesian fusion of hyperspectral astronomical images,

*André Jalobeanu, Matthieu Petremand, Christophe Collet*

[video] [slide] [paper]Unmixing hyperspectral images using Markov random fields,

*Olivier Eches, Nicolas Dobigeon, Jean-Yves Tourneret, .*

[video] [slide] [paper]An Investigation of Likelihoods and Priors for Bayesian Endmember Estimation,

*Alina Zare, Paul Gader*

[video] [slide] [paper]Multichannel SAR Image Classification by Finite Mixtures, Copula Theory and Markov Random Fields,

*Vladimir A. Krylov, Gabriele Moser, Sebastiano B. Serpico, Josiane Zerubia*

[video] [slide] [paper]

Chaired by E. Mazer / A. van de Ven

Maximum Entropies Copulas,

*Doriano-Boris Pougaza, Ali Mohammad-Djafari*

[video] [slide] [paper]Digital Particle image velocimetry using splines in tension,

*Udo von Toussaint, Silvio Gori*

[video] [slide] [paper]Confidence distributions in statistical inference,

*Sergey Bityukov, Nikolai Krasnikov, Saralees Nadaraja, Vera Smirnova*

[video] [slide] [paper]

Chaired by B. Javidi / H. Von Toussaint

The use of bayesian programming in industrial applications,

*Emmanuel Mazer*

[video] [slide]Parameter Estimation as a Problem in Statistical Thermodynamics,

*Keith Earle, David Schneider*

[video] [slide] [paper]Reinforcement Learning by Relative Entropy Policy Search,

*Jan Peters, Katharina Muelling, Yevgeny Seldin, Yasemin Altun*

[video] [slide] [paper]Bayesian Techniques for Parameter Inference and Knowledge Fusion in Prognostics and Health Management A Case Study,

*Masoud Rabiei, Mohammad Modarres, Ali Mohammad-Djafari*

[video] [slide] [paper]ID image characterization by entropic biometric decomposition,

*Smoaca Andreea, Coltuc Daniela, Fournel Thierry*

[video] [slide] [paper]

Chaired by J. Stern/ K. Sauer / Ayasso

The Posterior distribution of the Likelihood Ratio as a measure of evidence,

*Isabelle Smith, André Ferrari*[paper]Speed-gradient principle for description of transient dynamics in systems obeying maximum entropy principle,

*Alexander Fradkov, Anton Krivtsov*[paper]Generalized maximum entropy principle, superstatistics and problem of networks classification,

*Bahruz Gadjiev*[paper]Comparative analysis of collaboration networks,

*Tatiana Progulova, Bahruz Gadjiev*[paper]A Method for Evaluating Tuning Functions of Single Neurons based on Mutual Information Maximization,

*Lukas Brostek, Thomas Eggert, Seiji Ono, Michael J. Mustari, Ulrich Büttner, Stefan Glasauer*[paper]Gaussian Process Segmentation of Co-Moving Animals,

*Steven Reece, Richard Mann, Iead Rezek, Stephen Roberts*[paper]

Chaired by A. Garrett

Logarithm ubiquity in statistics, information, acoustics, ...,

Michel*Maurin*

[video] [slide] [paper]

Chaired by S. Zozor

Spectral Design in Markov Random Fields,

*Jiao Wang, Jean-Baptiste Thibault, Zhou Yu, Ken Sauer, Charles Bouman*

[video] [slide] [paper]On Burg entropy of wide Markov chains,

*Valérie Girardin*

[video] [slide] [paper]

Chaired by V. Girardin

Geometric and Topological Invariants of the Hypothesis Space,

*Carlos Rodriguez*

[video] [slide] [paper]Geometry of Covariance Matrices and Computation of Median,

*Le Yang, Marc Arnaudon, Frédéric Barbaresco*

[video] [slide] [paper]