### Abstract

In the present paper we study the geometric structure of the inverse Gamma manifold from the viewpoint of information geometry and give the Kullback divergence, the J-divergence and the geodesic equations. Also, some applications of the inverse Gamma distribution are provided.

Original language | English |
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Pages (from-to) | 217-225 |

Number of pages | 9 |

Journal | Beitrage zur Algebra und Geometrie |

Volume | 49 |

Issue number | 1 |

Publication status | Published - 2008 Apr 7 |

Externally published | Yes |

### Keywords

- Divergence
- Gaussian curvature
- Ricci curvature
- The inverse Gamma distribution

### ASJC Scopus subject areas

- Algebra and Number Theory
- Geometry and Topology

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## Cite this

Tongzhu, L., Linyu, P., & Huafei, S. (2008). The geometric structure of the inverse Gamma distribution.

*Beitrage zur Algebra und Geometrie*,*49*(1), 217-225.