Accession Number:

ADA051753

Title:

Some Statistical Procedures Based on Distances.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

NORTH CAROLINA UNIV AT CHAPEL HILL DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

111.0

Abstract:

The distributions of statistics employed in classifying the source of a new observation, using observed distances which are subjected to measurement errors, are discussed. A useful approximate expansion is obtained. A new method of estimating the parameter of a noncentral chi-square distribution is derived.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE