Statistics for Scientists and Engineers

Author: Ramalingam Shanmugam
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119047188
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This book provides the theoretical framework needed to build, analyze and interpret various statistical models. It helps readers choose the correct model, distinguish among various choices that best captures the data, or solve the problem at hand. This is an introductory textbook on probability and statistics. The authors explain theoretical concepts in a step-by-step manner and provide practical examples. The introductory chapter in this book presents the basic concepts. Next, the authors discuss the measures of location, popular measures of spread, and measures of skewness and kurtosis. Probability theory, discrete distributions, and important continuous distributions that are often encountered in practical applications are analyzed. Mathematical Expectation is covered, along with Generating Functions and Functions of Random Variables. It discusses joint distributions, and novel methods to find the mean deviation of discrete and continuous statistical distributions. Provides insight on coding complex algorithms using the 'loop unrolling technique' Covers illuminating discussions on Poisson limit theorem, central limit theorem, mean deviation generating functions, CDF generating function and extensive summary tables Contains extensive exercises at the end of each chapter and examples from interdisciplinary fields Statistics for Scientists and Engineers is a great resource for students in engineering, physical sciences, and management, and also practicing engineers who require skill sets to model practical problems in a statistical setting.

Introduction to Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists

Author: Sheldon M. Ross
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 0123948428
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Introduction to Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists provides a superior introduction to applied probability and statistics for engineering or science majors. Ross emphasizes the manner in which probability yields insight into statistical problems; ultimately resulting in an intuitive understanding of the statistical procedures most often used by practicing engineers and scientists. Real data sets are incorporated in a wide variety of exercises and examples throughout the book, and this emphasis on data motivates the probability coverage. As with the previous editions, Ross' text has tremendously clear exposition, plus real-data examples and exercises throughout the text. Numerous exercises, examples, and applications connect probability theory to everyday statistical problems and situations. Clear exposition by a renowned expert author Real data examples that use significant real data from actual studies across life science, engineering, computing and business End of Chapter review material that emphasizes key ideas as well as the risks associated with practical application of the material 25% New Updated problem sets and applications, that demonstrate updated applications to engineering as well as biological, physical and computer science New additions to proofs in the estimation section New coverage of Pareto and lognormal distributions, prediction intervals, use of dummy variables in multiple regression models, and testing equality of multiple population distributions.

Probability and Statistics for Scientists and Engineers

Author: Rao V. Dukkipati
Publisher: New Academic Science Limited
ISBN: 9781906574833
Format: PDF
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Coverage of all course fundamentals in easy-to-understand methodology. Clarity in the presentation of concepts Review questions, true/false, and fill in the blanks for each chapter. Over 230 fully solved problems with step-by-step solutions Over 520 additional practice problems with answers

Introduction to Probability and Statistics for Scientists and Engineers

Author: Walter A. Rosenkrantz
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Science, Engineering & Mathematics
ISBN: 9780070539884
Format: PDF, Mobi
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This modern text presents the fundamental ideas of probability theory and statistics with an abundance of applications relating to topics such as reliability, queuing theory, and computer performance analysis. Along with thorough coverage of the traditional topics of a first course in statistics, this new text emphasizes modeling, displaying, interpreting, and collecting data for a variety of scientific and engineering applications.

Introduction to Probability and Statistics for Engineers

Author: Milan Holický
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3642383009
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The theory of probability and mathematical statistics is becoming an indispensable discipline in many branches of science and engineering. This is caused by increasing significance of various uncertainties affecting performance of complex technological systems. Fundamental concepts and procedures used in analysis of these systems are often based on the theory of probability and mathematical statistics. The book sets out fundamental principles of the probability theory, supplemented by theoretical models of random variables, evaluation of experimental data, sampling theory, distribution updating and tests of statistical hypotheses. Basic concepts of Bayesian approach to probability and two-dimensional random variables, are also covered. Examples of reliability analysis and risk assessment of technological systems are used throughout the book to illustrate basic theoretical concepts and their applications. The primary audience for the book includes undergraduate and graduate students of science and engineering, scientific workers and engineers and specialists in the field of reliability analysis and risk assessment. Except basic knowledge of undergraduate mathematics no special prerequisite is required.

Statistics for Science and Engineering

Author: John J. Kinney
Publisher: Pearson College Division
ISBN: 9780201437201
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Statistics for Science and Engineering was written for an introductory one or two semester course in probability and statistics for junior or senior level students. It is an introduction to the statistical analysis of data that arise from experiments, sample surveys, or other observational studies. It focuses on topics that are frequently used by scientists and engineers, particularly the topics of regression, design of experiments, and statistical process control. Graphs and Statistics, Random Variables and Probability Distributions, Estimation and Hypothesis Testing, Simple Linear Regression–Summarizing Data with Equations, Multiple Linear Regression, Design of Science and Engineering Experiments, Statistical Process Control For all readers interested in statistics for science and engineering.

Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists

Author: Anthony J. Hayter
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1111827044
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PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS FOR ENGINEERS AND SCIENTISTS, Fourth Edition, continues the student-oriented approach that has made previous editions successful. As a teacher and researcher at a premier engineering school, author Tony Hayter is in touch with engineers daily--and understands their vocabulary. The result of this familiarity with the professional community is a clear and readable writing style that students understand and appreciate, as well as high-interest, relevant examples and data sets that keep students' attention. A flexible approach to the use of computer tools, including tips for using various software packages, allows instructors to choose the program that best suits their needs. At the same time, substantial computer output (using MINITAB and other programs) gives students the necessary practice in interpreting output. Extensive use of examples and data sets illustrates the importance of statistical data collection and analysis for students in the fields of aerospace, biochemical, civil, electrical, environmental, industrial, mechanical, and textile engineering, as well as for students in physics, chemistry, computing, biology, management, and mathematics. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Nonparametric Statistics with Applications to Science and Engineering

Author: Paul H. Kvam
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470168691
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A thorough and definitive book that fully addresses traditional and modern-day topics of nonparametric statistics This book presents a practical approach to nonparametric statistical analysis and provides comprehensive coverage of both established and newly developed methods. With the use of MATLAB, the authors present information on theorems and rank tests in an applied fashion, with an emphasis on modern methods in regression and curve fitting, bootstrap confidence intervals, splines, wavelets, empirical likelihood, and goodness-of-fit testing. Nonparametric Statistics with Applications to Science and Engineering begins with succinct coverage of basic results for order statistics, methods of categorical data analysis, nonparametric regression, and curve fitting methods. The authors then focus on nonparametric procedures that are becoming more relevant to engineering researchers and practitioners. The important fundamental materials needed to effectively learn and apply the discussed methods are also provided throughout the book. Complete with exercise sets, chapter reviews, and a related Web site that features downloadable MATLAB applications, this book is an essential textbook for graduate courses in engineering and the physical sciences and also serves as a valuable reference for researchers who seek a more comprehensive understanding of modern nonparametric statistical methods.

Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists

Author: Ronald E. Walpole
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780130415295
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This text provides a rigorous introduction to basic probability theory and statistical inference that is motivated by interesting, relevant applications. It assumes a background in calculus and offers a balance of theory and methodology.