Statistical Distribution in Scientific Work: Applications in Physical, Social and Life Sciences

Front Cover
Charles Taillie, Ganapati P. Patil, Bruno A. Baldessari
Springer Science & Business Media, Sep 30, 1981 - Mathematics - 468 pages
Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute, Trieste, Italy, July 10-August 1, 1980
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

RECENT DIRECTIONAL DISTRIBUTIONS WITH APPLICATIONS
1
SIZE DISTRIBUTION OF SUSPENDED PARTICLES UNIMODALITY SYMMETRY AND LOGNORMALITY
21
OFFSHORE OILGAS LEASE BIDDING AND THE WEIBULL DISTRIBUTION
33
STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS OCCURRING IN PHOTOELECTRON PHENOMENA RADAR AND INFRARED APPLICATIONS
47
APPLICATION OF DISCRETE DISTRIBUTIONS FOR ESTIMATING THE NUMBER OF ORGANIC COMPOUNDS IN WATER
79
SOME BIVARIATE PROBABILITY MODELS APPLICABLE TO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS AND FATALITIES
95
ROLE AND USE OF STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS IN INFORMATION THEORY AS APPLIED TO CHEMICAL ANALYSIS
105
MODELING THE DISTRIBUTION OF FINGERPRINT CHARACTERISTICS
111
PROBABILITY DISTRIBUTIONS ARISING FROM THE ASCERTAINMENT AND THE ANALYSIS OF DATA ON HUMAN FAMILIES AND OT...
233
A STOCHASTIC MODEL FOR THE STUDY OF THE DISTRIBUTION OF CHROMOSOME ABERRATIONS IN HUMAN AND ANIMAL CELLS ...
265
A MODEL FOR THE ANALYSIS OF PLATELET SURVIVAL
279
APPLICATIONS TO ENDANGERED SPECIES AND INSECT PEST CONTROL
289
THE POISSON LOGNORMAL DISTRIBUTION AND ITS USE AS A MODEL OF PLANKTON AGGREGATION
303
SOME APPLICATIONS OF STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTION THEORY TO BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE
317
EXTREME VALUE THEORY WITH APPLICATION TO HYDROLOGY
337
PROPERTIES OF EXTREME ORDER STATISTICS AND THEIR APPLICATION TO FIRE LOSSES AND EARTHQUAKE MAGNITUDES
351

STOCHASTIC MODELING IN POLITICAL SCIENCE RESEARCH
131
A REVIEW OF THEORY AND APPLICATIONS
147
SOME ISSUES ASSOCIATED WITH THE MEASUREMENT OF INCOME INEQUALITY
161
LORENZ ORDERING WITHIN THE GENERALIZED GAMMA FAMILY OF INCOME DISTRIBUTIONS
181
THE CHOICE OF A DISTRIBUTION TO DESCRIBE PERSONAL INCOMES
193
RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN INCOME DISTRIBUTIONS FOR INDIVIDUALS AND FOR HOUSEHOLDS
203
SPIKE INTERVAL DISTRIBUTIONS FOR NEURONS AND RANDOM WALKS WITH DRIFT TO A FLUCTUATING THRESHOLD
211
STATISTICAL CHOICE OF UNIVARIATE EXTREME MODELS
367
AN IDIMENSION AL LIMITING DISTRIBUTION FUNCTION OF LARGEST VALUES AND ITS RELEVANCE TO THE STATISTICAL THEOR...
389
WAITING TIMES AND RETURN PERIODS TO EXCEED THE MAXIMUM OF A PREVIOUS SAMPLE
411
AN APPLICATION OF URN MODELS
419
AUTHOR INDEX
435
SUBJECT INDEX
443
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases