Accession Number:

ADA158499

Title:

Order Statistics and Nonparametric Statistics.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Apr 79-30 Jun 85,

Corporate Author:

IOWA STATE UNIV AMES STATISTICAL LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-08-05

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

The research reported falls under three headings a Order Statistics, b Nonparametric Statistics, c Sequential Inference. a the second edition of a research monograph and text Order Statistics was published. Topics investigated include the following Probability that a fuze will fire moving order statistics, distribution theory and properties of the selection differential and related statistics selection through an associated characteristic Bahadur representation of sample quantiles robust estimation in the presence of outliers. b Properties of bootstrapping procedures were studied. A new approach to the Cramer-Smirnov test was developed. c Sequential point estimation of the mean and properties of sequential estimation and testing were investigated. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE