## Income Distribution: Includes CD

*Fred Campano and Dominick Salvatore*

- Published in print:
- 2006
- Published Online:
- May 2006
- ISBN:
- 9780195300918
- eISBN:
- 9780199783441
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/0195300912.001.0001
- Subject:
- Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Intended as an introductory textbook for advanced undergraduates and first year graduate students, this book leads the reader from familiar basic micro- and macroeconomic concepts in the introduction ... More

## Dynamical Parameter and State Estimation in Neuron Models

*Henry D. I. Abarbanel, Paul H. Bryant, Philip E. Gill, Mark Kostuk, Justin Rofeh, Zakary Singer, Bryan Toth, and Elizabeth Wong*

### in The Dynamic Brain: An Exploration of Neuronal Variability and Its Functional Significance

- Published in print:
- 2011
- Published Online:
- September 2011
- ISBN:
- 9780195393798
- eISBN:
- 9780199897049
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393798.003.0008
- Subject:
- Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Development

Using the “dynamical parameter estimation” (DPE) formulation of parameter and state estimation in models of nonlinear systems, we study the estimation of all parameters in two neuron models, ... More

## Univariate periodic time series models

*Philip Hans Franses and Richard Paap*

### in Periodic Time Series Models

- Published in print:
- 2004
- Published Online:
- August 2004
- ISBN:
- 9780199242023
- eISBN:
- 9780191601286
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/019924202X.003.0003
- Subject:
- Economics and Finance, Econometrics

In Chapter 3 we outline the basics of periodic models for univariate time series data. We abstain from a discussion of trending data, and assume there are no stochastic trends. We consider two types ... More

## Results

*Christine DeMars*

### in Item Response Theory

- Published in print:
- 2010
- Published Online:
- March 2012
- ISBN:
- 9780195377033
- eISBN:
- 9780199847341
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195377033.003.0004
- Subject:
- Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter addresses each of the following research questions, with an explanation of how the output can be used to find answers: What is the spread of item difficulties (and category difficulties, ... More

## Parameter Estimation

*Sadegh Vaez-Zadeh*

### in Control of Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motors

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- April 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780198742968
- eISBN:
- 9780191802942
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198742968.003.0007
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

In this chapter, the estimation of permanent magnetic synchronous (PMS) motor parameters, including stator winding resistance, motor inductances, and magnitude of permanent magnet flux linage, is ... More

## Converting from Descriptive Analysis to Predictive Models

*Rein Taagepera*

### in Making Social Sciences More Scientific: The Need for Predictive Models

- Published in print:
- 2008
- Published Online:
- September 2008
- ISBN:
- 9780199534661
- eISBN:
- 9780191715921
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199534661.003.0016
- Subject:
- Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

The results of existing statistical analysis can sometimes be used to estimate the parameters in quantitatively predictive logical models. This is important, because it expands the value of ... More

## Identification of Biochemical Reaction Networks Using a Parameter-Free Coordinate System

*Dirk Fey, Rolf Findeisen, and Eric Bullinger*

### in Control Theory and Systems Biology

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- August 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780262013345
- eISBN:
- 9780262258906
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- The MIT Press
- DOI:
- 10.7551/mitpress/9780262013345.003.0014
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies

This chapter proposes an observer-based parameter estimation methodology particularly suited for biochemical reaction networks in which the reaction kinetics is described by polynomial or rational ... More

## Fitting Basic Discrete-Time Hazard Models

*Judith D. Singer and John B. Willett*

### in Applied Longitudinal Data Analysis: Modeling Change and Event Occurrence

- Published in print:
- 2003
- Published Online:
- September 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780195152968
- eISBN:
- 9780199864980
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195152968.003.0011
- Subject:
- Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Good data analysis involves more than using a computer package to fit a statistical model to data. To conduct a credible discrete-time survival analysis, one must: specify a suitable model for hazard ... More

## An introduction to inverse modelling and parameter estimation for atmosphere and ocean sciences

*M. Bocquet*

### in Advanced Data Assimilation for Geosciences: Lecture Notes of the Les Houches School of Physics: Special Issue, June 2012

- Published in print:
- 2014
- Published Online:
- March 2015
- ISBN:
- 9780198723844
- eISBN:
- 9780191791185
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198723844.003.0020
- Subject:
- Physics, Geophysics, Atmospheric and Environmental Physics

This chapter is a short survey of the inverse modelling and parameter estimation methods currently used in the atmosphere and ocean sciences. The focus is on the estimation of model parameters. This ... More

## Data Analysis and Modeling

*Zhong-Lin Lu and Barbara Dosher*

### in Visual Psychophysics: From Laboratory to Theory

- Published in print:
- 2013
- Published Online:
- May 2014
- ISBN:
- 9780262019453
- eISBN:
- 9780262314930
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- The MIT Press
- DOI:
- 10.7551/mitpress/9780262019453.003.0010
- Subject:
- Psychology, Vision

This chapter provides a guidebook to the basic issues in quantitative data analysis and modeling. It shows how we test the quality of a model and fit the model to observed data. The quality of a ... More

## Demographic and environmental stochasticity

*Russell Lande, Steinar Engen, and Bernt-Erik SÆther*

### in Stochastic Population Dynamics in Ecology and Conservation

- Published in print:
- 2003
- Published Online:
- April 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780198525257
- eISBN:
- 9780191584930
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198525257.003.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Ecology

This chapter defines and formulates demographic and environmental stochasticity, and illustrates statistical methods for estimating them from field data. Population fluctuations in most species are ... More

## Population Variability and Bayesian Inference

*Terran Lane*

### in The Dynamic Brain: An Exploration of Neuronal Variability and Its Functional Significance

- Published in print:
- 2011
- Published Online:
- September 2011
- ISBN:
- 9780195393798
- eISBN:
- 9780199897049
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393798.003.0015
- Subject:
- Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Development

Neuroscience data, from single-neuron recordings to whole-brain functional neuroimaging, is swamped with variability. The system under examination changes from subject to subject, trial to trial, ... More

## Introduction

*Carey Witkov and Keith Zengel*

### in Chi-Squared Data Analysis and Model Testing for Beginners

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- November 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198847144
- eISBN:
- 9780191882074
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198847144.003.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

Model testing and parameter estimation are inextricably linked but often done separately. Chi-squared analysis combines model testing with parameter estimation, improving on both and providing ... More

## Maximum Likelihood Approaches to Meta-analysis

*Kerrie Mengersen and Christopher H. Schmid*

### in Handbook of Meta-analysis in Ecology and Evolution

- Published in print:
- 2013
- Published Online:
- October 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780691137285
- eISBN:
- 9781400846184
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691137285.003.0010
- Subject:
- Biology, Ecology

This chapter discusses an alternative, more general approach based on maximizing the likelihood of the data; that is, for a model with unknown parameters, finding the parameter values that are “most ... More

## A Theory of Approximation for Stochastic Biochemical Processes

*David Thorsley and Eric Klavins*

### in Control Theory and Systems Biology

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- August 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780262013345
- eISBN:
- 9780262258906
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- The MIT Press
- DOI:
- 10.7551/mitpress/9780262013345.003.0012
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies

This chapter analyzes stochastic models, demonstrating a powerful technique for model comparison and model calibration. The method uses the mathematical construct known as the Wasserstein ... More

## Case Study 1: Falling Chains

*Carey Witkov and Keith Zengel*

### in Chi-Squared Data Analysis and Model Testing for Beginners

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- November 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198847144
- eISBN:
- 9780191882074
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198847144.003.0005
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

The one-parameter chi-squared methodology for parameter estimation and model testing is applied to an introductory physics lab experiment involving a falling chain. Data collection details along with ... More

## Two–Parameter Chi-squared Analysis

*Carey Witkov and Keith Zengel*

### in Chi-Squared Data Analysis and Model Testing for Beginners

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- November 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198847144
- eISBN:
- 9780191882074
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198847144.003.0004
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

The chi-squared parameter estimation and model testing methodology is extended to the two-parameter case of a line with a slope and an intercept. Chi-squared is shown to be a paraboloid and is ... More

## Analysis of Experimental Data and Fitting Problems

*Anna Greenbaum-Gutina, Paul Ben Ishai, and Yuri Feldman*

### in Dielectric Relaxation in Biological Systems: Physical Principles, Methods, and Applications

- Published in print:
- 2015
- Published Online:
- August 2015
- ISBN:
- 9780199686513
- eISBN:
- 9780191766398
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199686513.003.0007
- Subject:
- Physics, Soft Matter / Biological Physics

This chapter describes the main principles of dielectric spectra analysis, including different dielectric data presentations and processing techniques. Three main crucial fitting problems of ... More

## Control of Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motors

*Sadegh Vaez-Zadeh*

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- April 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780198742968
- eISBN:
- 9780191802942
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198742968.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This is the first comprehensive, coherent, and up-to-date book devoted solely to the control of permanent magnet synchronous (PMS) motors, as the fastest growing AC motor. It covers a deep and ... More

## Case Study 2: Modeling Air Resistance on Falling Coffee Filters

*Carey Witkov and Keith Zengel*

### in Chi-Squared Data Analysis and Model Testing for Beginners

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- November 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198847144
- eISBN:
- 9780191882074
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198847144.003.0006
- Subject:

The two-parameter chi-squared methodology for parameter estimation and model testing is applied to an introductory physics lab experiment to model air resistance on falling coffee filters. Data ... More