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1997; Scales and Snieder, 1997; Bernardo and Smith, 2001; Mohammad-Djafari, 2001a; Sambridge and Mosegaard, 2002). 3. Marginal a Posteriori PDF in the D Space Let us assume again that the m and d parameters are independent so the homogeneous PDF in the J space can be factorized the same way as in Eq. (56). Let us also assume that the a priori PDF also factorizes according to Eq. (57). Then, the marginal a posteriori PDF in the D space reads dpos ðd; dapr ; d obs Þ ¼ dexp ðd; dobs Þ d apr ðd; dapr Þ d ðdÞ Z M th ðm; dÞ m ðmÞ dm: apr ðm dÞ If there is no available a priori information on d, dapr (d) = d (d) and Z th ðm; dÞ m dpos ðd; dobs Þ ¼ dexp ðd; dobs Þ apr ðmÞ dm: ðm dÞ ð67Þ ð68Þ M This formula is the counterpart of Eq.
Example of the most common inverse problem: weakly nonlinear forward problem, approximate theory, and noisy data. 7. M D M�D FIG. 9. Example of a “degenerated” PDF. In spite of the high quality of data (narrow σD(d) distribution) in the D space, the m parameter is poorly resolved due to the existence of the “null space” for the forward operator. In such a situation the a priori information becomes crucial for estimating the “best” model. 7. 45 Probability PROBABILISTIC INVERSE THEORY M D M�D FIG.
7. M D M�D FIG. 7. Example of regularization by the a priori PDF (cf. Fig. 6). Adding the a priori information on m (taking a nontrivial σA(m)) has removed the ambiguity in the joint and thus also in the marginal a posteriori PDFs. 7. DE¸BSKI Probability 44 M D M�D Probability FIG. 8. Example of the most common inverse problem: weakly nonlinear forward problem, approximate theory, and noisy data. 7. M D M�D FIG. 9. Example of a “degenerated” PDF. In spite of the high quality of data (narrow σD(d) distribution) in the D space, the m parameter is poorly resolved due to the existence of the “null space” for the forward operator.