Search for dissertations about: "Generalized Pareto distribution"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words Generalized Pareto distribution.

  1. 1. Contributions to Quantile Estimation

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Erik Brodin; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2005]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Bootstrap; Cross validation; Extreme value theory; Generalized Pareto distribution; Kernel estimator; L-estimator; Non-parametric estimation; Order statistic; Perturbed Generlized Pareto distribution; Quantile estimation; Regular variation; Second order regular variation; Kernel estimator; Non-parametric estimation; Extreme value theory; Cross validation; L-estimator; Quantile estimation; Order statistic; Perturbed Generlized Pareto distribution; Regular variation; Second order regular variation; Generalized Pareto distribution;

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  2. 2. Fatigue limit, inclusion and finite lives - a statistical point of view

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Sara Lorén; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2004]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; censoring; likelihood; profile predictive likelihood; staircase test; extreme value; likelihood; profile predictive likelihood; extreme value; staircase test;

    Abstract : An important design property of steel is the fatigue limit, i.e. the load level where a specimen has infinite life. For the material it can also be defined an endurance limit, which is the stress level at which the specimen has a certain life. READ MORE