bayespy.inference.vmp.nodes.gaussian_markov_chain.SwitchingGaussianMarkovChainDistribution.plates_from_parent

SwitchingGaussianMarkovChainDistribution.plates_from_parent(index, plates)[source]

Compute the plates using information of a parent node.

If the plates of the parents are:
mu: (…) Lambda: (…) B: (…,D) S: (…,N-1) v: (…,N-1,D) N: ()

the resulting plates of this node are (…)

Parameters:
index : int

Index of the parent to use.