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Mathematics and Statistics in Metrology

Bayesian inference

Bayesian framework for proficiency tests using auxiliary information on laboratories

A recent paper proposes a Bayesian framework to analyse interlaboratory comparison data when auxiliary information regarding the quality of the practice of laboratories can be investigated or when reported uncertainties are modelled to account for the fact that they are estimates of the unknown variances. Read More…

An introductory example for Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC)

A recent publication gives a concise introduction to Markov chain Monte Carlo methods, illustrated by a simple, typical example from metrology.

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