By Jana Jurečková

Robust and nonparametric statistical equipment have their beginning in fields starting from agricultural technological know-how to astronomy, from biomedical sciences to the general public overall healthiness disciplines, and, extra lately, in genomics, bioinformatics, and fiscal records. those disciplines are shortly nourished via facts mining and high-level computer-based algorithms, yet to paintings actively with strong and nonparametric systems, practitioners have to comprehend their historical past.

Explaining the underpinnings of strong equipment and up to date theoretical advancements, Methodology in powerful and Nonparametric Statistics presents a profound mathematically rigorous rationalization of the technique of sturdy and nonparametric statistical procedures.

Thoroughly updated, this book

  • Presents multivariate powerful and nonparametric estimation with detailed emphasis on affine-equivariant tactics, through hypotheses trying out and self assurance sets
  • Keeps mathematical abstractions at bay whereas last principally theoretical
  • Provides a pool of uncomplicated mathematical instruments used during the publication in derivations of major results

The technique provided, with due emphasis on asymptotics and interrelations, will pave the best way for additional advancements on powerful statistical strategies in additional advanced types. utilizing examples to demonstrate the equipment, the textual content highlights functions within the fields of biomedical technological know-how, bioinformatics, finance, and engineering. additionally, the authors offer workouts within the text.

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