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Publication Citation: Tutorial for Metrologists on the Probabilistic and Statistical Apparatus Underlying the GUM and Related Documents

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Author(s): Antonio M. Possolo; Blaza Toman;
Title: Tutorial for Metrologists on the Probabilistic and Statistical Apparatus Underlying the GUM and Related Documents
Published: November 09, 2011
Abstract: A review and précis of the meaning and calculus of probability, including random variables, probability distributions, functions of random variables, and of Bayesian statistical inference, with many illustrative examples.
Citation: Div 776 Metrology pages in the World Wide Web (external)
Website: www.nist.gov/itl/sed/gsg/uncertainty.cfm
Keywords: statistical inference, probability, delta method, change of variable formula, functions of random variables, Markov Chain Monte Carlo
Research Areas: Statistics