5. Censored Data and Maximum Likelihood Methods

  1. Wayne Nelson

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470316795.ch5

Accelerated Testing: Statistical Models, Test Plans, and Data Analysis

Accelerated Testing: Statistical Models, Test Plans, and Data Analysis

How to Cite

Nelson, W. (1990) Censored Data and Maximum Likelihood Methods, in Accelerated Testing: Statistical Models, Test Plans, and Data Analysis, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470316795.ch5

Author Information

  1. Consultant, Schenectady, NY

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 2 FEB 1990

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471522775

Online ISBN: 9780470316795

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Keywords:

  • stress loading;
  • data plots;
  • maximum likelihood methods;
  • power-weibull models;
  • multivariate normal distribution

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction to Maximum Likelihood

  • Fit the Simple Model to Right Censored Data

  • Assess the Simple Model and Right Censored Data

  • Other Models and types of Data

  • Maximum Likelihood Calculations