Accession Number : ADA187685

Title :   Position Finding and Tolerances.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jan-31 Dec 87,

Corporate Author : SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIV DALLAS TX DEPT OF STATISTICAL SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : Owen, Donald B

PDF Url : ADA187685

Report Date : 08 Dec 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : Duality between points and lines is examined, and the error distributions corresponding to various forms of duality are simulated. Several different least squares procedures for fitting of a line to several points are dualized to the fitting of a point to several lines.

Descriptors :   *POSITION FINDING, *STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS, DISTRIBUTION, ERRORS, LEAST SQUARES METHOD, POINTS(MATHEMATICS), LINES(GEOMETRY), FITTING FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS)

Subject Categories : Target Direction, Range and Position Finding
      Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE