Histogram analysis by use of L-moments, linear functions of order statistics

Martial Guillaud; Jean-Marc Chassery

Statistique et analyse des données (1991)

  • Volume: 16, Issue: 3, page 85-106
  • ISSN: 0750-7364

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Guillaud, Martial, and Chassery, Jean-Marc. "Histogram analysis by use of L-moments, linear functions of order statistics." Statistique et analyse des données 16.3 (1991): 85-106. <http://eudml.org/doc/109021>.

author = {Guillaud, Martial, Chassery, Jean-Marc},
journal = {Statistique et analyse des données},
language = {eng},
number = {3},
pages = {85-106},
publisher = {Association pour la statistique et ses illustrations},
title = {Histogram analysis by use of L-moments, linear functions of order statistics},
url = {http://eudml.org/doc/109021},
volume = {16},
year = {1991},

AU - Guillaud, Martial
AU - Chassery, Jean-Marc
TI - Histogram analysis by use of L-moments, linear functions of order statistics
JO - Statistique et analyse des données
PY - 1991
PB - Association pour la statistique et ses illustrations
VL - 16
IS - 3
SP - 85
EP - 106
LA - eng
UR - http://eudml.org/doc/109021
ER -


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