Probability Theory and Mathematical Statistics for Engineers

By Paolo L. Gatti

© 2004 – CRC Press

368 pages | 3 B/W Illus.

Purchasing Options:
Hardback: 9780415251723
pub: 2004-11-11
US Dollars$199.95

About the Book

Probability Theory and Statistical Methods for Engineers brings together probability theory with the more practical applications of statistics, bridging theory and practice. It gives a series of methods or recipes which can be applied to specific problems.

This book is essential reading for practicing engineers who need a sound background knowledge of probabilistic and statistical concepts and methods of analysis for their everyday work. It is also a useful guide for graduate engineering students.

Table of Contents

Part 1 - Probability Theory y 2. Probability: The Axiomatic Approach 3. The Multivariate Case: Random Vectors 4. Convergences, Limit Theorems and the Law of Large Numbers Part 2 - Elements of Mathematical Statistics 5. Statistics: Preliminary Ideas and Basic Notions 6. The Test of Statistical Hypotheses 7. Regression, Correlation and the Method of Least Squares. References and Further Reading.

About the Author

Paulo Gatti is Head of the Vibration Testing and Data Acquisition Division of Tecniter s.r.l., Cassina de' Pecchi, Milan, Italy

About the Series

Structural Engineering: Mechanics and Design

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
ARCHITECTURE / Buildings / Public, Commercial & Industrial