8. Inference from Multiple Samples

  1. John I. McCool

Published Online: 7 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118351994.ch8

Using the Weibull Distribution: Reliability, Modeling, and Inference

Using the Weibull Distribution: Reliability, Modeling, and Inference

How to Cite

McCool, J. I. (2012) Inference from Multiple Samples, in Using the Weibull Distribution: Reliability, Modeling, and Inference, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118351994.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118217986

Online ISBN: 9781118351994

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Keywords:

  • inference from multiple samples;
  • life testing with a two-parameter Weibull response;
  • interval estimation of a percentile;
  • likelihood ratio, for testing statistical hypotheses;
  • SPR and likelihood ratio tests

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Multiple Weibull Samples

  • Testing the Homogeneity of Shape Parameters

  • Estimating the Common Shape Parameter

  • Interval Estimation of a Percentile

  • Testing Whether the Scale Parameters Are Equal

  • Multiple Comparison Tests for Differences in Scale Parameters

  • An Alternative Multiple Comparison Test for Percentiles

  • The Program Multi-Weibull.exe

  • Inference on P (Y < X)

  • References

  • Exercises