Publisher description for Computational statistics handbook with MATLAB / Wendy L. Martinez, Angel R. Martinez.

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As with the bestselling first edition, this text covers some of the most commonly used contemporary techniques in computational statistics. With a strong, practical focus on implementing the methods, the authors include algorithmic descriptions of the procedures as well as examples that illustrate the use of the algorithms in data analysis. They offer all MATLAB® code, example files, and data sets available for download online. Updated for MATLAB R2007a and the Statistics Toolbox, Version 6.0, this edition incorporates many additional computational statistics topics, including multivariate distributions, classifiers, clustering, parametric models, and smoothers.

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Mathematical statistics -- Data processing.