VonMisesFisherDistribution Class 
Namespace: Accord.Statistics.Distributions.Multivariate
[SerializableAttribute] public class VonMisesFisherDistribution : MultivariateContinuousDistribution, ISampleableDistribution<double[]>, IDistribution<double[]>, IDistribution, ICloneable, IRandomNumberGenerator<double[]>
The VonMisesFisherDistribution type exposes the following members.
Name  Description  

VonMisesFisherDistribution(Double, Double) 
Constructs a VonMises Fisher distribution with unit mean.
 
VonMisesFisherDistribution(Int32, Double) 
Constructs a VonMises Fisher distribution with unit mean.

Name  Description  

Covariance 
Not supported.
(Overrides MultivariateContinuousDistributionCovariance.)  
Dimension 
Gets the number of variables for this distribution.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Mean 
Gets the mean for this distribution.
(Overrides MultivariateContinuousDistributionMean.)  
Median 
Gets the median for this distribution.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Mode 
Gets the mode for this distribution.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Variance 
Not supported.
(Overrides MultivariateContinuousDistributionVariance.) 
Name  Description  

Clone 
Creates a new object that is a copy of the current instance.
(Overrides DistributionBaseClone.)  
ComplementaryDistributionFunction 
Gets the complementary cumulative distribution function
(ccdf) for this distribution evaluated at point x.
This function is also known as the Survival function.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
DistributionFunction 
Gets the probability density function (pdf) for
this distribution evaluated at point x.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Equals  Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object. (Inherited from Object.)  
Finalize  Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)  
Fit(Double) 
Fits the underlying distribution to a given set of observations.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Fit(Double, IFittingOptions) 
Fits the underlying distribution to a given set of observations.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Fit(Double, Double) 
Fits the underlying distribution to a given set of observations.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Fit(Double, Int32) 
Fits the underlying distribution to a given set of observations.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Fit(Double, Double, IFittingOptions) 
Fits the underlying distribution to a given set of observations.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Fit(Double, Int32, IFittingOptions) 
Fits the underlying distribution to a given set of observations.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Generate 
Generates a random observation from the current distribution.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Generate(Double) 
Generates a random observation from the current distribution.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Generate(Int32) 
Generates a random vector of observations from the current distribution.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Generate(Int32) 
Generates a random observation from the current distribution.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Generate(Random) 
Generates a random observation from the current distribution.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Generate(Double, Random) 
Generates a random observation from the current distribution.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Generate(Int32, Double) 
Generates a random vector of observations from the current distribution.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Generate(Int32, Int32) 
Generates a random vector of observations from the current distribution.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Generate(Int32, Random) 
Generates a random vector of observations from the current distribution.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Generate(Int32, Random) 
Generates a random observation from the current distribution.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Generate(Int32, Int32, Random) 
Generates a random vector of observations from the current distribution.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
Generate(Int32, Double, Random) 
Generates a random vector of observations from the current distribution.
(Overrides MultivariateContinuousDistributionGenerate(Int32, Double, Random).)  
GetHashCode  Serves as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)  
GetType  Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)  
InnerComplementaryDistributionFunction 
Gets the complementary cumulative distribution function
(ccdf) for this distribution evaluated at point x.
This function is also known as the Survival function.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
InnerDistributionFunction 
Not supported.
(Overrides MultivariateContinuousDistributionInnerDistributionFunction(Double).)  
InnerLogProbabilityDensityFunction 
Gets the logprobability density function (pdf)
for this distribution evaluated at point x.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
InnerProbabilityDensityFunction 
Gets the probability density function (pdf) for this distribution evaluated at point x.
(Overrides MultivariateContinuousDistributionInnerProbabilityDensityFunction(Double).)  
LogProbabilityDensityFunction 
Gets the logprobability density function (pdf)
for this distribution evaluated at point x.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
MemberwiseClone  Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)  
ProbabilityDensityFunction 
Gets the probability density function (pdf) for
this distribution evaluated at point x.
(Inherited from MultivariateContinuousDistribution.)  
ToString 
Returns a String that represents this instance.
(Inherited from DistributionBase.)  
ToString(IFormatProvider) 
Returns a String that represents this instance.
(Inherited from DistributionBase.)  
ToString(String) 
Returns a String that represents this instance.
(Inherited from DistributionBase.)  
ToString(String, IFormatProvider) 
Returns a String that represents this instance.
(Overrides DistributionBaseToString(String, IFormatProvider).) 
Name  Description  

HasMethod 
Checks whether an object implements a method with the given name.
(Defined by ExtensionMethods.)  
IsEqual 
Compares two objects for equality, performing an elementwise
comparison if the elements are vectors or matrices.
(Defined by Matrix.)  
To(Type)  Overloaded.
Converts an object into another type, irrespective of whether
the conversion can be done at compile time or not. This can be
used to convert generic types to numeric types during runtime.
(Defined by ExtensionMethods.)  
ToT  Overloaded.
Converts an object into another type, irrespective of whether
the conversion can be done at compile time or not. This can be
used to convert generic types to numeric types during runtime.
(Defined by ExtensionMethods.) 
In directional statistics, the von Mises–Fisher distribution is a probability distribution on the (p1)dimensional sphere in R^p. If p = 2 the distribution reduces to the von Mises distribution on the circle.
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