Accession Number : ADA119613

Title :   Confidence Bounds for the Exponential Mean in Time-Truncated Life Tests.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. 1 Sep 80-30 Nov 83,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV LOS ANGELES DEPT OF BIOMATHEMATICS

Personal Author(s) : Mann,Nancy R ; Schafer,R E ; Han,M C

PDF Url : ADA119613

Report Date : Sep 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : This report concerns interval estimation of the mean of an underlying exponential distribution from a time-truncated, non-replacement life test. Computer methods are developed, and lower confidence bounds are tabulated for a variety of confidence coefficients and sample sizes. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Confidence level, Mean, Life tests, Exponential functions, Intervals, Estimates

Subject Categories : Numerical Mathematics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE