# variational linear regression

## Summary

Variational linear regression is an illustrative example of variational Bayes.

## Context

This concept has the prerequisites:

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## -Paid-

→ Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning

A textbook for a graduate machine learning course, with a focus on Bayesian methods.

Location:
Section 10.3, pages 486-490

→ Machine Learning: a Probabilistic Perspective

A very comprehensive graudate-level machine learning textbook.

Location:
Section 21.5.2, pages 746-749

## See also

- Variational logistic regression is the analogue for classification.