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#### Uncertain Judgements

Wiley 2006; US$ 88.00 US$ 76.27Elicitation is the process of extracting expert knowledge about some unknown quantity or quantities, and formulating that information as a probability distribution. Elicitation is important in situations, such as modelling the safety of nuclear installations or assessing the risk of terrorist attacks, where expert knowledge is essentially the only... more...

#### Probabilities

Wiley 2013; US$ 44.95 US$ 38.96What are the chances? Find out in this entertaining exploration ofprobabilities in our everyday lives “If there is anything you want to know, or remind yourself, about probabilities, then look no further than this comprehensive, yet wittily written and enjoyable, compendium of how to apply probability calculations in real-world situations.”... more...

#### Variations on Split Plot and Split Block Experiment Designs

Wiley 2007; US$ 158.00 US$ 136.93A complete and up-to-date discussion of optimal split plot and split block designs Variations on Split Plot and Split Block Experiment Designs provides a comprehensive treatment of the design and analysis of two types of trials that are extremely popular in practice and play an integral part in the screening of applied experimental designs--split... more...

#### Modern Experimental Design

Wiley 2006; US$ 176.00 US$ 152.53A complete and well-balanced introduction to modern experimental design Using current research and discussion of the topic along with clear applications, Modern Experimental Design highlights the guiding role of statistical principles in experimental design construction. This text can serve as both an applied introduction as well as a concise... more...

#### An Introduction to Categorical Data Analysis

Wiley 2007; US$ 82.50 US$ 71.50Praise for the First Edition "This is a superb text from which to teach categorical data analysis, at a variety of levels. . . [t]his book can be very highly recommended." — Short Book Reviews "Of great interest to potential readers is the variety of fields that are represented in the examples: health care, financial, government, product... more...

#### Simulation and Monte Carlo

Wiley 2007; US$ 163.00 US$ 141.27Simulation and Monte Carlo is aimed at students studying for degrees in Mathematics, Statistics, Financial Mathematics, Operational Research, Computer Science, and allied subjects, who wish an up-to-date account of the theory and practice of Simulation. Its distinguishing features are in-depth accounts of the theory of Simulation, including the important... more...

#### Response Surfaces, Mixtures, and Ridge Analyses

Wiley 2007; US$ 182.00 US$ 157.73The authority on building empirical models and the fitting of such surfaces to data?completely updated and revised Revising and updating a volume that represents the essential source on building empirical models, George Box and Norman Draper?renowned authorities in this field?continue to set the standard with the Second Edition of Response Surfaces,... more...

#### Block Designs

World Scientific Publishing Company 2005; US$ 136.00 US$ 123.76Combinatorial mathematicians and statisticians have made a wide range of contributions to the development of block designs, and this book brings together much of that work. The designs developed for a specific problem are used in a variety of different settings. Applications include controlled sampling, randomized response, validation and valuation... more...

#### Stochastic Systems In Merging Phase Space

World Scientific Publishing Company 2005; US$ 109.00 US$ 99.19This book provides recent results on the stochastic approximation of systems by weak convergence techniques. General and particular schemes of proofs for average, diffusion, and Poisson approximations of stochastic systems are presented, allowing one to simplify complex systems and obtain numerically tractable models. The systems discussed in the book... more...

#### Future Perfect

Allen & Unwin 2007; US$ 24.53With his inimitable and entertaining mix of reportage and feigned indignation, Robyn Williams tackles the future of just about everything - from work and science to god and sex. more...