Accession Number : ADA327883

Title :   Proceedings of the Second Annual U.S. Army Conference on Applied Statistics, 23-25 October 1996.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Bodt, Barry A.

PDF Url : ADA327883

Report Date : JUL 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 231

Abstract : The second U.S. Army Conference on Applied Statistics was held 23-25 October 1996 at the Monterey Beach Hotel, Monterey, CA, and hosted by the TEXCOM Experimentation Center at nearby Fort Hunter Liggett. The conference was cosponsored by the U.S. Army Research Laboratory; the U.S. Army Research Office; the U.S. Military Academy; the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command Analysis Center, White Sands Missile Range; the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research; and the National Institute for Standards and Technology. Papers given at the conference addressed the development of new statistical techniques, application of existing methodologies to Army problems, and panel discussion of statistical challenges in an Army setting. A special session was included to commemorate Fort Hunter Liggett, the dedicated civilians and military who have worked there, and the countless contributions to Army testing that were developed and practiced there. This document is a compilation of available papers offered at the conference.

Descriptors :   *ARMY RESEARCH, *STATISTICAL INFERENCE, *APPLIED MATHEMATICS, TEST AND EVALUATION, COMPUTERIZED SIMULATION, SYMPOSIA, ARMY TRAINING, EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN, LEAST SQUARES METHOD, QUALITY CONTROL, WAR GAMES, BAYES THEOREM, STATISTICAL PROCESSES.

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability
      Operations Research
      Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE