1978 Technical Reports

78-1. P. S. Puri. On certain problems involving non-identifiability of distributions arising in stochastic modeling. Read Full Report

78-2. C. Srinivasan. Admissible generalized Bayes estimates and exterior boundary value problems. Read Full Report

78-3. S. S. Gupta, Y. K. Leong, W. Y. Wong. On subset selection procedures for Poisson populations. Read Full Report

78-4. B. Davis. Brownian motion and analytic functions. Read Full Report

78-5. L. J. Gleser. Calculation and simulation in errors-in-variables regression problems. Read Full Report

78-6. J. Berger. Improving on inadmissible estimators in continuous exponential families with applications to simultaneous estimation of gamma scale parameters. Read Full Report

78-7. S. S. Chu, K. C. S. Pillai. On the exact distribution of Wilks' criterion. Read Full Report

78-8. S. S. Chu, K. C. S. Pillai. Some complex variables transformations and exact power comparisons of two-sided tests of equality of two hermitian covariance matrices. Read Full Report

78-9. S. S. Chu. Monotonicity of power functions of tests based on traces of multivariate complex beta and canonical correlation matrices. Read Full Report

78-10. A. Jain. On the exact non-null distribution of Wilks' Lvc criterion for the classical and complex normal populations and related problems. Read Full Report

78-11. G. G. Agarwal. Asymptotic design and estimation in polynomial spline regression. Read Full Report

78-12. S. S. Gupta, D. Y. Huang. An essentially complete class of multiple decision procedures. Published in the Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference Vol. 4, Issue 2, pp 115-121, 1980.

78-13. P. Bartfai. Large deviations of the sample mean in Euclidean spaces. Read Full Report

78-14. S. S. Gupta, A. K. Singh. On selection procedures for normal populations with common known coefficient of variation with an application in multivariate normal population.

78-15. G. G. Agarwal, W. J. Studden. An algorithm for selection of design and knots in the response curve estimation by spline functions. Read Full Report

78-16. W. C. Kim. On a selection problem in reliability theory. Read Full Report

78-17. D. S. Moore, J. B. Stubblebine. Chi-square tests for multivariate normality with application to common stock prices. Read Full Report

Published in Communications in Statistics, Vol. A10, pp. 713-738, 1980.

78-18. M. Hixson, V. Anderson. Development of models for optical detection of jaundice. Read Full Report

78-19. S. S. Gupta, K. J. Miescke. Optimality of subset selection procedures for ranking means of three normal populations. Read Full Report

78-20. G. G. Agarwal, W. J. Studden. Asymptotic integrated mean square error using polynomial splines. Read Full Report

78-21. R. C. Penney, A. L. Rukhin. D'Alembert's functional equation on groups. Read Full Report

78-22. G. P. McCabe, Jr. Small sample results for the 27% rule. Read Full Report

Published in Proceedings of the 1978 Social Statistics Section of the American Statistical Association, pp. 770-771, 1978.

78-23. K. J. Miescke. Bayesian subset selections for additive and linear loss functions. Read Full Report

78-24. J. F. Bjørnstad. The subset selection problem I. The class of Schur-procedures and its properties. Read Full Report

78-25. A. L. Rukhin. Universal estimators of a vector parameter. Read Full Report

78-26. A. Q. Frank, S. M. Samuels. On a problem of Gusein-Zade. Published in Stochastic Processes and their Applications, Vol. 10, pp. 299-311, 1980.

78-27. J. F. Bjørnstad. The subset selection problem II. On the optimality of some subset selection procedures. Read Full Report