Ahsanullah, Mohammad, Nevzorov, Valery B, Shakil, Mohammad
2013, X, 244 p.
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Providing the basic theory of order statistics at an easily approachable level
A unique resource also for special results and applications
Suitable for advanced undergraduates and first year graduates
This book presents the theory of order statistics in a way, such that beginners can get easily acquainted with the very basis of the theory without having to work through heavily involved techniques. At the same time more experienced readers can check their level of understanding and polish their knowledge with certain details. This is achieved by, on the one hand, stating the basic formulae and providing many useful examples to illustrate the theoretical statements, while on the other hand an upgraded list of references will make it easier to gain insight into more specialized results. Thus this book is suitable for a readership working in statistics, actuarial mathematics, reliability engineering, meteorology, hydrology, business economics, sports analysis and many more.
Content Level »Upper undergraduate
Keywords »Asymptotic Distribution - Estimation of unknown parameters - Extreme Values - Order Statistics - Prediction of future observations