by James E. Gentle
Publisher: Springer 2009
Number of pages: 729
This book describes computationally-intensive statistical methods in a unified presentation, emphasizing techniques, such as the PDF decomposition, that arise in a wide range of methods. The book assumes an intermediate background in mathematics, computing, and applied and theoretical statistics.
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by Keijo Ruohonen - Tampere University of Technology
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