Variational Bayesian Canonical Correlation Analysis

Yusuke Fujiwara has just open-sourced his variational Bayesian CCA library for matlab. This library uses data from Miyawaki’s 2008 paper and is available on github:


  • Fujiwara Y, Miyawaki Y and Kamitani Y. (2013). Modular encoding and decoding models derived from Bayesian Canonical Correlation Analysis. Neural Computation, in press.


  • Miyawaki Y, Uchida H, et al., and Kamitani Y. (2008). Visual image reconstruction from human brain activity using a combination of multi scale local image decoders. Neuron, 60, 915-929.
  • Fujiwara, Y., Miyawaki, Y., and Kamitani, Y. (2009). Estimating image bases for visual image reconstruction from human brain activity. Advances in neural information processing systems, 22, 576-584. (