Accession Number : AD0771013

Title :   Topics in Model Building. Part I. Introduction and Review of Past Work.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s) : Kanemasu,H.

Report Date : DEC 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 39

Abstract : The author briefly discusses characteristics, merits and limitations of empirical and mechanistic models. A review is presented of past work in the mechanistic model building, divided in seven categories. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *Experimental design, *Mathematical models, Least squares method, Bayes theorem, Estimates, Chemical reactions

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE