Accession Number : AD0284664

Title :   UNCERTAINTY CONCEPTS FOR APPLICATION IN SYSTEMS ANALYSIS

Corporate Author : LEES INSTRUMENT RESEARCH INC CAMBRIDGE MASS

Personal Author(s) : LEES,SIDNEY

Report Date : MAY 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Uncertainty of measurements examined by Shannon's theorem and Jaynes' formalism leads to definition of imprecision as bounds enclosing the measured value. Width of bounds is related to sytem performance and possible malfunction.

Descriptors :   *MEASURE THEORY, *OPERATIONS RESEARCH, PROBABILITY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE