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X) becomes meaningless in that sense. 2 Sufficient convergence conditions In most practical applications the a priori distribution P cannot be precisely defined. Thus it would be very desirable to define a family of a priori distributions such that the Bayesian methods would converge to a global minimum of any continuous function. In this book we shall restrict ourselves to one-step Bayesian methods. e. (x) + g(x) can be observed, where g(x) is noise. (Xi'ro) < si,i=I, ,/} ~ = (ro:g(xi'ro) < vi,i=I, n; ,l} (ro: h(xi' ro) < Yi, i = 1, ...

36». 80) = f(x) uniformly on B. Proof. Let £1 = lim n.... M where /1 1 = Ixi /1 1 and - £2 = lim /1 2 h ... M xl, /1 2 = Ix - xi+l1 and Xi' xi_l are neighbours of x. Consider the following four cases: 53 STOCHASTIC MODELS ° 1) £1 = 4) £1 > 0, and ~ ~ = 0, > 0, here x E C. 82) Il; = f(x) and In the third case lim n,.....

35). 70) also holds with probability r. 1. Suppose f(x) is a Wiener process. Let us test sufficient convergent conditions. A positive answer is given by the following propositions. 11. 36». 80) = f(x) uniformly on B. Proof. Let £1 = lim n.... M where /1 1 = Ixi /1 1 and - £2 = lim /1 2 h ... M xl, /1 2 = Ix - xi+l1 and Xi' xi_l are neighbours of x. Consider the following four cases: 53 STOCHASTIC MODELS ° 1) £1 = 4) £1 > 0, and ~ ~ = 0, > 0, here x E C. 82) Il; = f(x) and In the third case lim n,.....