Accession Number:

ADA199689

Title:

On Sequential Ranking and Selection Procedures

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

PURDUE UNIV LAFAYETTE IN DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

30.0

Abstract:

This report describes some sequential selection procedures for selecting the normal population having the largest mean, and for selecting the Bernoulli population having the largest success probability, with emphasis on recent developments. Both the indifference zone and subset approaches are discussed. Some results for the exponential family including a decision theoretic approach are also described. Keywords Open, closed and truncated sequential procedures, Indifference zone, Subset selection, Normal, Bernoulli, Exponential family, Vector-at-a-time sampling, Adaptive.

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE