Accession Number:

AD0763821

Title:

On Estimation of Failure Rates for Certain Classes of Distributions

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

WASHINGTON STATE UNIV PULLMAN DEPT OF PURE AND APPLIED MATHEMATICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

In the article the author considers the problems of estimating the failure rate for more general classes than parametric, examples of which are Gompertz-Makeham and Weibull.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE