This example-rich exploration of both elementary probability and basic statistics places a strong emphasis on engineering and science applications. Coverage explores the treatment of data; probability; probability distributions; probability densities; sampling distributions; inferences concerning means; inferences concerning variances; inferences concerning proportions; nonparametric tests; curve fitting; analysis of variance; factorial experimentation; the statistical content of quality-improvement programs; and applications to reliability and life testing. For practicing engineers or anyone interested in probability and statistics.
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An example-rich exploration of both elementary probability and basic statistics -- with emphasis on their application in engineering and the sciences.About the Author:
Richard Johnson is the co-author of seven statistics texts and monographs, including Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Applied Multivariate Statistical Analysis. He was thefounding editor of Statistics and Probability Letters and served as editor for 25 years.Besides many years of experience in teaching all levels of statistics courses at the University of Wisconsin, he has published more than 120 technical papers concentrating in the areas of reliability and life testing, multivariate analysis, large sample theory, and applications to engineering. Johnson has presented talks on his research in 23 foreign counties. He is an elected member of the International Statistical Institute, a Fellow of the American Statistical Association, a Fellow of theInstitute of Mathematical Statistics, and a Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society.
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