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Statistics and Analysis of Shapes by Sylvain Bouix, Kaleem Siddiqi, Allen Tannenbaum (auth.),

By Sylvain Bouix, Kaleem Siddiqi, Allen Tannenbaum (auth.), Hamid Krim, Anthony Yezzi Jr. (eds.)

The topic of development research and popularity pervades many features of our day-by-day lives, together with person authentication in banking, item retrieval from databases within the shopper zone, and the omnipresent surveillance and safety features round delicate parts. form research, a basic construction block in lots of ways to those purposes, can also be utilized in information, biomedical purposes (Magnetic Resonance Imaging), and plenty of different similar disciplines.

With contributions from many of the major specialists and pioneers within the box, this self-contained, unified quantity is the 1st accomplished therapy of thought, equipment, and algorithms, to be had in one source, with out the common quagmire of huge details scattered over a large physique of literature. advancements are mentioned from a speedily expanding variety of learn papers in varied fields, together with the mathematical and actual sciences, engineering, and medicine.

The preliminary chapters discover the statistical modeling of landmarks whereas next chapters tackle the probabilistic modeling of complete shapes. The latter a part of the publication, aside from the final chapters, concentrates on case reviews in addition to implementational and sensible demanding situations in actual platforms. vast illustrations all through aid readers triumph over the occasionally terse technical information of the geometric and probabilistic formalism. wisdom of complex calculus and simple records and likelihood thought are the one necessities for the reader.

Statistics and research of Shapes may be a necessary studying package for statistical researchers, engineers, scientists, clinical researchers, and scholars looking a quick creation to the sphere. it can be used as a textbook for a graduate-level specific subject matters direction in records and signal/image research, or for a thorough brief path on form research and modeling. The cutting-edge strategies offered may also be precious for skilled researchers and practitioners in academia and industry.

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Effect Size for ANOVA Designs (Quantitative Applications in by José M. Cortina (2011-2013), Hossein Nouri

By José M. Cortina (2011-2013), Hossein Nouri

This consultant lays out the computational tools for "d" with various designs together with factorial ANOVA, ANCOVA and repeated measures ANOVA; "d" divides the saw impression by way of the normal deviation of the based variable. all through, the computations are illustrated at the similar information, a entire set of simulated observations on air site visitors controllers. The authors additionally bring up very important theoretical concerns together with a dialogue of "off-factor" in arriving at impression dimension in addition to questions of analysis perform.

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Probability and Statistical Models: Foundations for Problems by Arjun K. Gupta, Wei-Bin Zeng, Yanhong Wu

By Arjun K. Gupta, Wei-Bin Zeng, Yanhong Wu

With an emphasis on versions and strategies, this textbook introduces the various basic recommendations of stochastic modeling which are now an important part of nearly each clinical research. those types shape the foundation of famous parametric lifetime distributions equivalent to exponential, Weibull, and gamma distributions, in addition to change-point and combination types. The authors additionally examine extra normal notions of non-parametric lifetime distribution sessions. specifically, emphasis is put on laying the root for fixing difficulties in reliability, assurance, finance, and credits probability. workouts and ideas to chose difficulties accompany every one bankruptcy so as to permit scholars to discover those foundations.

The key topics lined include:

* Exponential distributions and the Poisson process

* Parametric lifetime distributions

* Non-parametric lifetime distribution classes

* Multivariate exponential extensions

* organization and dependence

* Renewal theory

* difficulties in reliability, coverage, finance, and credits risk

This paintings differs from conventional likelihood textbooks in a few methods. for the reason that no degree thought wisdom is critical to appreciate the cloth and assurance of the critical restrict theorem and basic idea comparable issues has been passed over, the paintings can be used as a single-semester senior undergraduate or first-year graduate textbook in addition to in a moment path on chance modeling. some of the chapters that learn vital issues in utilized chance might be learn independently, permitting either teachers and readers additional flexibility of their use of the book.

Probability and Statistical Models is for a large viewers together with complicated undergraduate and beginning-level graduate scholars, researchers, and practitioners in arithmetic, records, engineering, and economics.

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Cloud-Resolving Modeling of Convective Processes by Shouting Gao

By Shouting Gao

This publication examines cloud-resolving modeling of tropical convective strategies and summarizes modeling effects in the course of TOGA COARE seeing that 1992. The e-book introduces the framework of cloud-resolving version, methodologies for research of modeling outputs, and validation of simulations with observations. The booklet info vital clinical findings within the facets of floor rainfall techniques, precipitation potency, dynamic and thermodynamic procedures linked to tropical convection, diurnal diversifications, radiative and cloud microphysical techniques linked to improvement of cloud clusters, air-sea coupling on convective scales, weather equilibrium states, and distant sensing functions. The ebook might be necessary to graduate scholars and researchers in cloud, mesoscale, and worldwide modeling.

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Test Equating, Scaling, and Linking: Methods and Practices by Michael J. Kolen, Robert L. Brennan

By Michael J. Kolen, Robert L. Brennan

This ebook offers an creation to check equating, scaling and linking, together with these suggestions and useful matters which are serious for builders and all different trying out execs. as well as statistical tactics, profitable equating, scaling and linking comprises many facets of trying out, together with approaches to boost checks, to manage and ranking exams and to interpret rankings earned on assessments. attempt equating tools are used with many standardized exams in schooling and psychology to make sure that ratings from a number of try out types can be utilized interchangeably. attempt scaling is the method of constructing rating scales which are used while ratings on standardized exams are mentioned. In try linking, rankings from or extra checks are with regards to each other. Linking has got a lot contemporary consciousness, due mostly to investigations of linking equally named checks from diversified try out publishers or assessments developed for various reasons. lately, researchers from the schooling, psychology and information groups have contributed to the quickly starting to be statistical and psychometric methodologies utilized in try out equating, scaling and linking. as well as the literature coated in past variations, this re-creation offers assurance of important contemporary research.

In order to help researchers, complex graduate scholars and checking out pros, examples are used usually and conceptual concerns are under pressure. New fabric contains version selection in log-linear smoothing, in-depth presentation of chained linear and equipercentile equating, equating standards, try out scoring and a brand new part on ratings for mixed-format checks. within the 3rd variation, each one bankruptcy includes a reference record, instead of having a unmarried reference checklist on the finish of the quantity

The subject matters of the 3rd version include:

* the needs of equating, scaling and linking and their sensible context

* information assortment designs

* statistical methodology

* designing moderate and important equating, scaling, and linking studies

* significance of try improvement and qc procedures to equating

* equating blunders, and the underlying statistical assumptions for equating

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Physik des erdnahen Weltraums: Eine Einführung, 2nd Edition by Professor Dr. Gerd W. Prölss (auth.)

By Professor Dr. Gerd W. Prölss (auth.)

Dieses Buch, das in die Gebiete, Methoden und Ergebnisse der Extraterrestrischen Physik einführen möchte, wendet sich an ein relativ breites Publikum. Vorausgesetzt werden lediglich Grundkenntnisse der Mathematik und Physik, wie sie in den ersten Semestern eines natur- oder ingenieurwissenschaftlichen Studiums erworben werden. Spezielleres Wissen wird im Zusammenhang mit dem jeweils betrachteten Phänomen abgeleitet. Es eignet sich daher sowohl zum Selbststudium für Quereinsteiger als auch vorlesungsbegleitend für alle Studentent der Fachrichtungen Physik, Geophysik, Meteorologie und Astronomie.

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Quantitative Methods for Business (4th Edition) by Donald Waters

By Donald Waters

Quantitative equipment for company has been completely revised and up to date for this 4th version, and maintains to supply an easy and functional advent to a space that scholars can locate tricky. The booklet takes a non-threatening method of the topic, averting over the top arithmetic and summary concept. It exhibits tips on how to practice quantitative principles to the true difficulties confronted through managers. The e-book contains a number of routines and examples that support scholars comprehend the relevance of quantitative rules to company. Assuming no past wisdom, the textual content presents entire assurance for a primary direction in quantitative methods. 

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