Accession Number:

AD0604145

Title:

A BAYES MODEL IN SEQUENTIAL DESIGN

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1954-01-04

Pagination or Media Count:

30.0

Abstract:

This paper is concerned with the Bayes problem of how to maximize the expected number of successes in N trials when at each trial we are free to choose between two machines I and II whose probabilities rho sigma of success are unknown but have a known a priori distribution Frho sigma.

Subject Categories:

  • Operations Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE