• Stan is our main engine for Bayesian inference. You will refer to its documentation many times throughout the term.

  • CmdStanPy if our primary interface to Stan.

  • ArviZ provides valuable tools for parsing Stan results.

  • The Distribution Explorer provides quick references for various distributions and the syntax for using them in Python and Stan.

  • The bebi103 package provides utility functions for MCMC-based inference and other useful functionality for the class.