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Statistics Body of Knowledge - our library content below focuses on the topics in this listing.

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Open Access

2009 Youden Memorial Address: Perspectives on Prediction Variance and Bias in Developing, Assessing, and Comparing Experimental Designs

37th W. J. Youden Memorial Address

by Piepel, Greg F.;

This Youden Address discusses the importance and need for placing more emphasis in practice on bias properties of an experimental design...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-10
  • Keywords:Prediction Variance, Prediction Bias
Open Access

Making Data Patterns Visible

by Narella, Nadhamuni; Menon, Anil;

This article shows how to make patterns and key information obvious in tables by following simple principles...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-05
  • Keywords:Data Patterns, Ordering, Rounding, ORACLE, Normal plots, ANOVA
Open Access

Sequential Experimentation for Meta-Analyses

2008 Youden Address

by Anderson-Cook, Christine;

2008 Youden Address, Sequential Experimentation for Meta-Analyses, by Christine Anderson-Cook...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-10
  • Keywords:Youden Address, Meta-analyses, Bayesian, Sequential experimentation, Data combination, data synthesis, Inductive learning
Open Access

Statistical Thinking: Past, Present and Future

by Hlavacek, Doug; Hoerl, Roger; Clark, Gordon; Mitchell, Robert

This panel was part of the 2008 Fall Technical Conference, October 10, 2008...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-10
  • Keywords:Statistics,Statistical Thinking
Open Access

Industrial Statistics: The Gap between Research and Practice

2007 Youden Address

by Nair, Vijay;

This article presents a synopsis of the Youden Memorial Address, given by Vijay Nair, at the 2007 Fall Technical Conference...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-10
  • Keywords:Youden Address, Industrial experiments, Statistical process control, Nearly-orthogonal designs, Control limits
Open Access

Tabletop Hockey Meets Goals for Teaching Experimental Design

Taken from Newsletter Vol. 26, No. 3

by Anderson, Mark J.;

This Mini Paper describes how to teach design of experiments (DOE) to students using a fun and interesting experiment...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-07
  • Keywords:Full factorial, Interactions
Open Access

Sample Sizes and Marketing Campaigns

by Ajmani, Vivek

This paper compares two commonly used methods for determining sample sizes in marketing campaigns and provides guidelines for selecting the best method to satisfy business objectives...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-01
  • Keywords:Sample Size, Type 1 error, Type 2 error, Confidence interval, Hypothesis testing, Sample cost
Open Access

Remembering Jack Youden

2006 Youden Address

by Cornell, John A.

This Youden Address pays tribute to Jack Youden by highlighting his significant contributions to applied statistics. Taken from the Winter 2007 Newsletter...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2007-06
  • Keywords:One-factor-at-a-time, Two-factor-at-a-time, Youden squares, Linked block designs, Chain block designs, Partially replicated Latin Squares, Calibration designs, Constrained randomization sequences, Youden Diagram, Two-sample chart
Open Access

Data-Driven Decision-Making and Organizational Excellence

by Andell, Jonathan;

Application of statistical thinking in the area of customer-centered process management...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2007-06
  • Keywords:Process management, Statistical thinking, Data-driven decision-making, Measurement systems validation, Common cause, Assignable cause
Open Access

Statistics Roundtable: Different Roads to Take for Data Analysis

Taken from the Spring 2007 Newsletter

by Anderson-Cook, Christine

This article highlights some of the similarities and differences between the frequentist and Bayesian approaches to analyzing data...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2007-06
  • Keywords:Frequentist methods, Bayesian, Likelihood function, Maximum likelihood estimation, Least square estimation, Random variables, Sensitivity analysis, Confidence intervals

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