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Measuring uncertainty

Samuel A. Schmitt

Measuring uncertainty

an elementary introduction to Bayesian statistics

by Samuel A. Schmitt

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Published by Addison-Wesley in Reading, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bayesian statistical decision theory.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 345-348.

    Statement[by] Samuel A. Schmitt.
    SeriesAddison-Wesley series in behavioral science
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA279.5 .S33
    The Physical Object
    Pagination400 p.
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17752678M

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    A measurement systems analysis (MSA) is a thorough assessment of a measurement process, and typically includes a specially designed experiment that seeks to identify the components of variation in that measurement process.. Just as processes that produce a product may vary, the process of obtaining measurements and data may also have variation and produce incorrect results.   The author could see a global future for medical cannabis. In , California showed us how costly a sustained power outage can be. More data isn’t always helpful. It’s a distraction tactic.

      This book provides general overviews on uncertainty in remote sensing and GIS that illustrate the range of uncertainties that may occur, in addition to describing the means of measuring uncertainty and the impacts of uncertainty on analyses and interpretations made. The Aqua Book should be read first as it describes the principles of uncertainty analysis and the processes that should be used in considering it. This is a supplementary document providing additional information for identifying, estimating and communicating uncertainty in analysis to support decisions and decision-makers.


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