This is a list of corrections to "Bayesian Networks and Decisions Graphs", 2001

If you have further corrections, please mail fvj@cs.auc.dk

Semantic corrections

P 103: “To stress the difference” rather than “To stress this”

p 183. "...A and C..." rather than "...A and B..."

p 2115: reference to 1.3.6 rather than 1.3.7

p 24, Table 1.12.the number for yes and empty shall be 9.4.10-5

p 33, Figure 1.20. This Figure should be identical to Figure 1.3

p 459: "two-day" rather than "one-day"

p 552: add "(the order of the states are taken from Section 2.1.2)"

p 616-5: "Section 2.2.1" rather than "Section 2.2.2"

p 64, caption for Figure 2.30: "two-day" rather than "one-day"

p 721 : “Exercise 2.7” rather than “Exercise 2.3.1”

p 7213: "s = P(See Spots? = y| Angina?= mild)" rather than "s = P(See Spots| Angina?= mild)"

p 75, Exercise 2.6 (ii): Reformulate to: "Construct a simple Bayes model. Determine the conditional probabilities for model by using the model above. What is P(Pr| BT=n, UT=n) in this model? "

p 75, Exercise 2.8 (ii): "P(Inf2| Inf1)" rather than "P(Inf2| Inf)"

p 76, Exercise 2.10 (iii). The reference to (i) shall be to (ii)

p 76, Exercise 2.13: The text should rather be: ... \$10,000. When you have pointed at a door, an official will open another door with nothing behind it. After he has done so, you are allowed to alter your choice. ..."

p 78, Exercise 2.22 (i): "Exercise 2.5" rather than "Exercise 2.4"

p 814: "distQ(x, y) = 0.04" rather than "distQ(x, y) = 0.01"

p. 85: To be on the safe side, the numbers should be 1015 and 109 rather than 4*1018 and 2*1012

p 95: “P(c| B)” in the product rather than “P(B| c)”

p 107. Add: "Exercise 3.11. Consult the web site www.cs.auc.dk/~fvj/Learning.html for exercises in structural learning"

p 14219: “D1” rather than “D2”

p 153, Table 4.5: The number in the entry (o, so) is 0.4 rather than 0.3

p 153, caption of Table 4.5: Add "n, o, and c are the outcomes of the test"

p 154, Exercise 4.10: "Example 4.4.1" rather than "Example 4.1"

p 155: Add "Exercise 4.20 Unfold the influence diagrams in Figure 4.34 (with n=3)"

p 1645: “A5 = a5” in the first potential rather than : “A6 = a6

p 16410: reference to Figure 5.3 rather than Figure 5.4

p 16916, Definition: "perfect" rather than "complete"

p 172, Construction. Add: “If later a node X from Ci is eliminated in a situation, where X has only neighbours in Ci, then X is removed from Si

p. 2113, a log2 is missing in the equation: “… = log2 …”

P 2436: Shall be "and P(Di*| Rpa(Di)) is 1 for the chosen decision and 0 for the rest"

Typos, misspellings etc.

p 2115: "{ ...}" rather than "(...)"

p 2212: the expression "U\({A}...pa(A)" needs an extra ")" at the end

p 317." I-submap of..." rather than ." I-submapof..."

p 379: "Infi+1" rather than "Infi+1"

p 3711: "will be" rather than "willbe"

p. 46, Tbale 2.3: “pos” and “neg” rather than “yes” and “no”

p 544: a "." is missing at the end

p. 72: “Exercise 2.7” rather than “Exercise 2.1.3”

p 7312 the righthand side of the equation: a "," after "Ai+1" rather than a "."

p 6810: "must also" rather then "also must"

p 8117, "Kullback" rather than "Kulbach"

p 10319: "P(t1, ..., tm)" rather than "P(t1, ...tn)"

p 11010: “Exercise 2.12” rather than “Exercise 2.11”

p 115, caption for Table 4.1: a latex error. Read "keep pace (kp), slow down (sd) and follow superficially (fs)."

p 11815: "value" rather than "valueg3"

p1203: Add space after this line

p 1224: remove "(Section 4.3.4)"

pp 131-133: “Fu” and “Fl” are used interchangeably

p 1753: The double print "Now V" should be ignored

p 18514: "and" not italics, "and"

p 1903: "preceding" rather than "precedomg"

p 2054: space missing between after “tree”.

p 208, Axiom (vii): "Ø" for empty set rather than encircled /

p 2112: swap “.” and “””.

p 232: "policy" should be added to the index

p 236: Line 7 of section 7.3. “In-1” rather than “Ii-1

p 2371: the Psi should be bold faced

p 2412 First line of 7.3.2: "Di" rather than "D1"

p 242, Figure 7.10: The upper diamond shall have name V1 rather than V2

p 253: Add "size(G) The size of a triangulated graph"

p 267 first column: Add "policy, 232"

p 265, second column: "Kullback" rather than "Kulbach"