Chapter 2. Preliminaries

  1. N. Balakrishnan1 and
  2. H. K. Tony Ng2

Published Online: 26 APR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470037849.ch2

Precedence-Type Tests and Applications

Precedence-Type Tests and Applications

How to Cite

Balakrishnan, N. and Tony Ng, H. K. (2006) Preliminaries, in Precedence-Type Tests and Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0470037849.ch2

Author Information

  1. 1

    McMaster University Department of Mathematics and Statistics Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

  2. 2

    Southern Methodist University Department of Statistical Science Dallas, TX

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 APR 2006
  2. Published Print: 9 MAY 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471457206

Online ISBN: 9780470037843

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Keywords:

  • joint densities;
  • Markovian property;
  • marginal densities;
  • exponential distributions;
  • censoring

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • LIFE-TEST DATA

  • ORDER STATISTICS

  • CENSORED DATA

  • PROGRESSIVELY CENSORED DATA

  • SOME USEFUL LIFETIME DISTRIBUTIONS

  • WILCOXON'S RANK-SUM STATISTIC

  • RANDOMIZED TEST