Accession Number : ADA187138

Title :   Annual Report on Research Sponsored by Grant AFOSR-84-0159.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept. 1 Jul 86-30 Jun 87,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV DAVIS INTERCOLLEGE DIV OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s) : Samaniego, F J

PDF Url : ADA187138

Report Date : 31 Jul 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : Contents: Estimation in the NBU class of Survival Distributions; Estimation of Survival Distributions which are New Better Than Used With Respect to a Distinguished Set; On Comparing Coherent Systems; On Failure Rate Estimation When Test and Operating Environments Differ; Joint Life-Time Distributions; Stochastic Differential Equations for Repair Policies; Positive Dependence, Upper Sets, and Multidimensional Partitions; Estimation of Multivariate Distributions Under Stochastic Ordering; and Computational Aspects of Association for Bivariate Discrete Distributions.

Descriptors :   *STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, BIVARIATE ANALYSIS, COHERENCE, DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, DISCRETE DISTRIBUTION, ESTIMATES, FAILURE, STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS, MULTIVARIATE ANALYSIS, POLICIES, RATES, REPAIR, STOCHASTIC CONTROL, SURVIVAL(GENERAL)

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE