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The Resource Data analysis for scientists and engineers, [by] Stuart L. Meyer

Data analysis for scientists and engineers, [by] Stuart L. Meyer

Label
Data analysis for scientists and engineers
Title
Data analysis for scientists and engineers
Statement of responsibility
[by] Stuart L. Meyer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1937-
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Meyer, Stuart L.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Wiley series in probability and mathematical statistics
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  • Mathematical statistics
  • Probabilities
Label
Data analysis for scientists and engineers, [by] Stuart L. Meyer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 499-504
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Introduction to scientific measurement. The meaning of measurement -- The conduct of an experimental investigation -- The scientific report -- Procedure in a laboratory and the laboratory notebook -- Experimental errors -- Rejection of data: Chauvenet's criterion and its dangers -- The philosophy of sampling and the definition of statistical concepts -- Discussion of the analysis of samples -- Discussion of discrete and continuous frequency distributions and histograms -- Propagation of error and least squares -- pt. II. Introduction to graphical techniques and curve fitting. Display graphs -- Correlation graphs -- Graphs relating more than two variables -- Straight-line graphs and fitting -- Reduction to straight-line graphs -- Calculating charts -- pt. III. Probability. The meaning of probability -- Some arithmetic on combinations and permutations -- Event calculus--the logic of probability -- Joint probability distributions and functions of random variables -- Geometrical probability, random numbers, and Monte Carlo experiments -- pt. IV. Some probability distributions and applications. The binomial distribution -- The hypergeometric distribution -- The Poisson distribution -- The Gaussian or normal distribution -- The chi-square distribution -- Student's t distribution -- Miscellaneous other probability distributions and examples -- pt. V. Statistical inference. Estimation -- Estimation and the method of maximum likelihood -- Hypothesis testing and significance -- Chi-square minimization methods -- Least-squares methods; curve fitting
Control code
903034
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
513 pages
Isbn
9780471599951
Lccn
74008873
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)319757
Label
Data analysis for scientists and engineers, [by] Stuart L. Meyer
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 499-504
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Introduction to scientific measurement. The meaning of measurement -- The conduct of an experimental investigation -- The scientific report -- Procedure in a laboratory and the laboratory notebook -- Experimental errors -- Rejection of data: Chauvenet's criterion and its dangers -- The philosophy of sampling and the definition of statistical concepts -- Discussion of the analysis of samples -- Discussion of discrete and continuous frequency distributions and histograms -- Propagation of error and least squares -- pt. II. Introduction to graphical techniques and curve fitting. Display graphs -- Correlation graphs -- Graphs relating more than two variables -- Straight-line graphs and fitting -- Reduction to straight-line graphs -- Calculating charts -- pt. III. Probability. The meaning of probability -- Some arithmetic on combinations and permutations -- Event calculus--the logic of probability -- Joint probability distributions and functions of random variables -- Geometrical probability, random numbers, and Monte Carlo experiments -- pt. IV. Some probability distributions and applications. The binomial distribution -- The hypergeometric distribution -- The Poisson distribution -- The Gaussian or normal distribution -- The chi-square distribution -- Student's t distribution -- Miscellaneous other probability distributions and examples -- pt. V. Statistical inference. Estimation -- Estimation and the method of maximum likelihood -- Hypothesis testing and significance -- Chi-square minimization methods -- Least-squares methods; curve fitting
Control code
903034
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
513 pages
Isbn
9780471599951
Lccn
74008873
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)319757

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