# Bayes linear methods

some kind of approximate Bayes thing

August 17, 2022 — August 18, 2022

Bayes

generative

how do science

Monte Carlo

statistics

Some kind of approximate Bayes method. Utility unclear. There are more fashionable alternatives with less abstruse literature and more active researcher communities.

## 1 References

Chen, and Oliver. 2013. “Levenberg–Marquardt Forms of the Iterative Ensemble Smoother for Efficient History Matching and Uncertainty Quantification.”

*Computational Geosciences*.
Goldstein, and Wooff. 2007.

*Bayes Linear Statistics: Theory and Methods*. Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics.
Oliver. 2022. “Hybrid Iterative Ensemble Smoother for History Matching of Hierarchical Models.”

*Mathematical Geosciences*.
White, Hunt, Fienen, et al. 2020. “Approaches to Highly Parameterized Inversion: PEST++ Version 5, a Software Suite for Parameter Estimation, Uncertainty Analysis, Management Optimization and Sensitivity Analysis.” USGS Numbered Series 7-C26. Techniques and Methods.