Accession Number : AD0266222

Title :   A USEFUL METHOD FOR MODEL-BUILDING

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON

Personal Author(s) : BOX,G.E.P. ; HUNTER,WILLIAM

Report Date : AUG 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : A simple method is presented for checking and modifying a mathematical mo el in which the estimated constants of the system are treated as the observations. There is no reason o suppose that this method is new but it is felt that it is of sufficient general interest to be formally recorded (Author)

Descriptors :   *FACTOR ANALYSIS, *MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, CHEMICALS, COMBINATORIAL ANALYSIS, EXPERIMENTAL DATA, LEAST SQUARES METHOD, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, NONLINEAR SYSTEMS, PROCESSING, TABLES(DATA)

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE