Publisher: Wikibooks 2013
Number of pages: 236
Statistics is used in almost every field of research. We will learn about subjects in modern statistics and some practical applications of statistics. We will also lay out some of the background mathematical concepts required to begin studying statistics.
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by Hugh D. Young - McGraw Hill
A concise, highly readable introduction to statistical methods. Even with a limited mathematics background, readers can understand what statistical methods are and how they may be used to obtain the best possible results from experimental data.
by Wolfgang K. Hardle, Leopold Simar - Springer
The authors present multivariate data analysis in a way that is understandable to non-mathematicians and practitioners confronted by statistical data analysis. The book has a friendly yet rigorous style. Mathematical results are clearly stated.
by Alex Reinhart - refsmmat.com
This is a guide to the most popular statistical errors and slip-ups committed by scientists every day, in the lab and in peer-reviewed journals. It assumes no prior knowledge of statistics, you can read it before your first statistics course.
The goal of this handbook is to help scientists and engineers incorporate statistical methods in their work as efficiently as possible. Many parts of the book feature case studies or examples with computations from the free downloadable software.