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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