Source code for oktopus.loss

from abc import abstractmethod
import autograd.numpy as np
from autograd import jacobian
from scipy.optimize import minimize, differential_evolution, basinhopping

    from skopt import gp_minimize
except ImportError:

__all__ = ['LossFunction', 'L1Norm']

[docs]class LossFunction(object): """An abstract class for an arbitrary loss (cost) function. This type of function appears frequently in estimation problems where the best estimator (given a set of observed data) is the one which minimizes some sort of objective function. """
[docs] @abstractmethod def evaluate(self, params): """ Returns the loss function evaluated at params Parameters ---------- params : ndarray parameter vector of the model Returns ------- loss_fun : scalar Returns the scalar value of the loss function evaluated at **params** """ pass
def __call__(self, params): """Calls :func:`evaluate`""" return self.evaluate(params)
[docs] def fit(self, optimizer='minimize', **kwargs): """ Minimizes the :func:`evaluate` function using :func:`scipy.optimize.minimize`, :func:`scipy.optimize.differential_evolution`, :func:`scipy.optimize.basinhopping`, or :func:``. Parameters ---------- optimizer : str Optimization algorithm. Options are:: - ``'minimize'`` uses :func:`scipy.optimize.minimize` - ``'differential_evolution'`` uses :func:`scipy.optimize.differential_evolution` - ``'basinhopping'`` uses :func:`scipy.optimize.basinhopping` - ``'gp_minimize'`` uses :func:`` `'minimize'` is usually robust enough and therefore recommended whenever a good initial guess can be provided. The remaining options are global optimizers which might provide better results precisely in cases where a close engouh initial guess cannot be obtained trivially. kwargs : dict Dictionary for additional arguments. Returns ------- opt_result : :class:`scipy.optimize.OptimizeResult` object Object containing the results of the optimization process. Note: this is also stored in **self.opt_result**. """ if optimizer == 'minimize': self.opt_result = minimize(self.evaluate, **kwargs) elif optimizer == 'differential_evolution': self.opt_result = differential_evolution(self.evaluate, **kwargs) elif optimizer == 'basinhopping': self.opt_result = basinhopping(self.evaluate, **kwargs) elif optimizer == 'gp_minimize': self.opt_result = gp_minimize(self.evaluate, **kwargs) else: raise ValueError("optimizer {} is not available".format(optimizer)) return self.opt_result
[docs] def gradient(self, params): """ Returns the gradient of the loss function evaluated at ``params`` Parameters ---------- params : ndarray parameter vector of the model """ pass
[docs] def hessian(self, params): """ Returns the Hessian matrix of the loss function evaluated at ``params`` Parameters ---------- params : ndarray parameter vector of the model """ raise NotImplementedError
[docs]class L1Norm(LossFunction): r"""Defines the L1 Norm loss function. L1 norm is usually useful to optimize the "median" model, i.e., it is more robust to outliers than the quadratic loss function. .. math:: \arg \min_{\theta \in \Theta} \sum_k |y_k - f(x_k, \theta)| Attributes ---------- data : array-like Observed data model : callable A functional form that defines the model regularization : callable A functional form that defines the regularization term Examples -------- >>> from oktopus import L1Norm >>> import autograd.numpy as np >>> np.random.seed(0) >>> data = np.random.exponential(size=50) >>> def constant_model(a): ... return a >>> l1norm = L1Norm(data=data, model=constant_model) >>> result = >>> result.x array([ 0.83998338]) >>> print(np.median(data)) # the analytical solution 0.839883776803 """ def __init__(self, data, model, regularization=None): = data self.model = model self.regularization = regularization if self.regularization is None: self._evaluate = self._evaluate_wo_regularization else: self._evaluate = self._evaluate_w_regularization def __repr__(self): return "<L1Norm(data={}, model={}, regularization={})>".format(, self.model, self.regularization) @property def regularization(self): return self._regularization @regularization.setter def regularization(self, func): if func is not None: self._regularization = func self._evaluate = self._evaluate_w_regularization else: self._regularization = None self._evaluate = self._evaluate_wo_regularization def _evaluate_wo_regularization(self, *params): return np.nansum(np.absolute( - self.model(*params))) def _evaluate_w_regularization(self, *params): return np.nansum(np.absolute( - self.model(*params[:-1])) + params[-1] * self.regularization(*params[:-1]))
[docs] def evaluate(self, params): return self._evaluate(*params)