Empirical (disambiguation)

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Empirical may refer to:

Epistemic topics
Other topics (many are applications of epistemic themes)
  • Empirical distribution function, the cumulative distribution function associated with the empirical measure of the sample
  • Empirical formula, the simplest positive integer ratio of atoms present in a chemical compound
  • Empirical likelihood, an estimation method in statistics
  • Empirical measure, a random measure arising from a particular realization of a (usually finite) sequence of random variables
  • Empirical modelling, computer modelling based on empirical observations rather than on mathematically describable relationships of the system modelled
  • Empirical probability, the ratio of the number of outcomes in which a specified event occurs to the total number of trials
  • Empirical process, a stochastic process that describes the proportion of objects in a system in a given state
  • Empirical process (process control model), the scientific use of quantitative and qualitative data to understand and improve software
  • Empiric therapy, therapy based on clinical educated guesses
  • Empirical, a research vessel that was used by Darth Vader in Star Wars