Accession Number : AD0289283

Title :   STATISTICAL DESIGN OF COMPLEX EXPERIMENTAL PROGRAMS. I. OPTIMUM EXPERIMENTAL DESIGNS OBTAINED BY MINIMIZING A LOSS FUNCTION

Corporate Author : ROCKETDYNE CANOGA PARK CALIF

Personal Author(s) : LAST,KENNETH W.

Report Date : JUL 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : A loss function balancing the value of information against the cost of experimentation is presented for the case of the m variable linear regression model when experimental costs are a function of the point at which the experiment is performed. Solutions in certain special cases are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   *ANALYSIS OF VARIANCE, *LEAST SQUARES METHOD, *MATRICES(MATHEMATICS), *PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, *POLYNOMIALS, *STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, STATISTICAL DATA, TEST METHODS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE