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Main Title Data analysis for scientists and engineers /
Author Meyer, Stuart L.,
Publisher Wiley,
Year Published 1975
OCLC Number 00903034
ISBN 0471599956; 9780471599951
Subjects Mathematical statistics ; Probabilities ; Statistique mathâematique ; Analyse des donnâees ; Datenauswertung ; Experimentauswertung ; Ingenieur ; Wissenschaftler
Additional Subjects Mathematical statistics ; Probabilities
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EIAM  QA276.M437 1975 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 05/04/2005
EJBM  QA276.M437 1975 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 01/12/2015
EJDM  QA276.M437 Env Science Center Library/Ft Meade,MD 07/17/1998
EKBM  QA276.M437 1975 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 01/01/1988
ELBM  QA276.M437 1975 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/01/1988
EMBM  QA276.M437 1975 NRMRL/GWERD Library/Ada,OK 03/04/1994
Collation 513 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 499-504) and index.
Contents Notes 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.
Place Published New York
Title Ser Add Ent Wiley series in probability and mathematical statistics.
PUB Date Free Form 1975
Series Title Traced Wiley series in probability and mathematical statistics
Series Title Untraced Wiley series in probability and mathematical statistics
BIB Level m
Document Type BC
Medium unmediated
Content text
Carrier volume
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 74008873
Merged OCLC records 1232426; 641172209; 977732183
OCLC Time Stamp 20150108115753
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 03872cam 2200685 i 45020