Practical statistics for astronomers [E-Book] / J. V. Wall, C. R. Jenkins.
Wall, J. V., (author)
Jenkins, C. R., (author)
Second edition.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012
1 online resource (xix, 353 pages)
englisch
9780521732499
9781139031998
9780521519687
Cambridge observing handbooks for research astronomers ; 8
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Table of Contents:
  • Machine generated contents note: 1. Decision; 2. Probability; 3. Statistics and expectations; 4. Correlation and association; 5. Hypothesis-testing; 6. Data modelling and parameter-estimation: basics; 7. Data modelling and parameter-estimation: advanced topics; 8. Detection and surveys; 9. Sequential data - 1D statistics; 10. Statistics of large-scale structure; 11. Epilogue: statistics and our Universe; Appendices; References; Index.