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Gaussian. An important property of the Student-t distribution is it’s robustness to outliers. Periodic variables The mean can be measured as , where we think of the data as lying in a circle. The von-Mises distribution is a Gaussian on a periodic domain. It is given by p(xj 0;m) = 1 2ˇI 0(m) exp[mcos( 0)]: The exponential family