Accession Number : ADA293981

Title :   Estimation from Accelerated Tests and Short-Term Tests in Reliability and Medicine.

Corporate Author : GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIV WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Singpurwalla, Nozer D.

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Report Date : 23 AUG 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : This is an invited discussion on three papers entitled 'Parametric Models and Inference Procedures for Accelerated Life Tests' by G. K. Bhattacharyya, Bayesian Inference in Accelerated Life Testing' by P. Viertl, and 'Short-Term Tests for Genetic Toxicity: The Statistical Imperative' by B. H. Margolin, presented at the 46-th Session of the International Statistical Institute Meeting in Tokyo, Japan, 8-16 September 1986. The papers and the discussions are to appear in the Bulletin of the International Statistical Institute (Vol. 52).

Descriptors :   *PARAMETRIC ANALYSIS, *TOXICITY, TEST AND EVALUATION, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, JAPAN, SHORT RANGE(TIME), MEDICINE, RELIABILITY, LIFE TESTS, ACCELERATED TESTING, GENETICS.

Subject Categories : Toxicology
      Theoretical Mathematics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE