[Scipy-tickets] [SciPy] #536: Implement a whishart distribution

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#536: Implement a whishart distribution
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 Reporter:  cdavid       |       Owner:  cdavid
     Type:  task         |      Status:  new   
 Priority:  normal       |   Milestone:  0.7   
Component:  scipy.stats  |     Version:        
 Severity:  normal       |    Keywords:        
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 Wishart distribution is a 'natural' distribution arising for sampling
 covariance matrices. Is is also conjugate prior to the likelihood of a
 normal distribution of unknown covariance matrix in Bayesian statistics:

 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wishart_distribution

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