13. A Modified Chi-squared Goodness-of-fit Test for the Three-parameter Weibull Distribution and its Applications in Reliability

  1. Catherine Huber,
  2. Nikolaos Limnios,
  3. Mounir Mesbah and
  4. Mikhail Nikulin
  1. Vassilly Voinov,
  2. Roza Alloyarova and
  3. Natalie Pya

Published Online: 27 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470610985.ch13

Mathematical Methods in Survival Analysis, Reliability and Quality of Life

Mathematical Methods in Survival Analysis, Reliability and Quality of Life

How to Cite

Voinov, V., Alloyarova, R. and Pya, N. (2008) A Modified Chi-squared Goodness-of-fit Test for the Three-parameter Weibull Distribution and its Applications in Reliability, in Mathematical Methods in Survival Analysis, Reliability and Quality of Life (eds C. Huber, N. Limnios, M. Mesbah and M. Nikulin), ISTE, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470610985.ch13

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781848210103

Online ISBN: 9780470610985

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Keywords:

  • RRN test;
  • Fisher's information matrix;
  • modified chi-squared test;
  • equiprobable random cells;
  • GPW distributions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Parameter estimation and modified chi-squared tests

  • Power estimation

  • Neyman-Pearson classes

  • Discussion

  • Conclusion

  • Appendix

  • Bibliography