1. Introduction and Historical Remarks

  1. N. Balakrishnan and
  2. Markos V. Koutras

Published Online: 14 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118150467.ch1

Runs and Scans with Applications

Runs and Scans with Applications

How to Cite

Balakrishnan, N. and Koutras, M. V. (2001) Introduction and Historical Remarks, in Runs and Scans with Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118150467.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 OCT 2011
  2. Published Print: 12 NOV 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471248927

Online ISBN: 9781118150467

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Keywords:

  • runs;
  • scans;
  • distribution function;
  • geometric distribution of order;
  • trials

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • What are Runs?

  • Why Runs?

  • What Use are Runs?

  • From Runs to Scans

  • What to Expect