Accession Number:

AD0262757

Title:

THE DISTRIBUTION OF HOMOGENEOUS AND NON-HOMOGENEOUS QUADRATIC FUNCTIONS OF NORMAL VARIABLES

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BOEING SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH LABS SEATTLE WASH

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Report Date:

1961-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

The distribution of homogeneous and non-homogeneous quadratic functions of normal variables is presented. In geometrical terms the probability content is evaluated for a fixed ellipsoid of arbitrary size, location and orientation under an underlying multivariate normal distribution.

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