Maximum Likelihood Comparisons (Multiply Censored and Other Data)

  1. Wayne Nelson

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471725234.ch12

Applied Life Data Analysis

Applied Life Data Analysis

How to Cite

Nelson, W. (1982) Maximum Likelihood Comparisons (Multiply Censored and Other Data), in Applied Life Data Analysis, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471725234.ch12

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 4 FEB 1982

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471094586

Online ISBN: 9780471725237

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Keywords:

  • maximum likelihood (ML) methods;
  • life data analysis;
  • distribution parameters;
  • confidence limits;
  • hypothesis tests

Summary

This chapter includes the following topics:

  • One-Sample Comparisons

  • Pooled Estimate of a Common Parameter Value

  • Two-Sample Comparisons

  • K-Sample Comparisons

  • Likelihood Ratio Tests

  • General Theory for Likelihood Ratio and Related Tests

  • Problems