Accession Number : AD0637792

Title :   FACTOR ANALYSIS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.

Corporate Author : WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MASS

Personal Author(s) : Spencer,Derek W.

Report Date : JUL 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 75

Abstract : The technique of factor analysis, developed by psychologists, is finding application in many fields of science. This report discusses the method, some applications and gives a detailed description of a FORTRAN II computer program to perform a varimax solution and calculate factor scores. The program was written for a G. E. 225 computer with 8K memory and four tape handlers. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FACTOR ANALYSIS, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING), GEOCHEMISTRY, DATA PROCESSING

Subject Categories : Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
      Statistics and Probability
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE