Statisticians' and engineers' cross-reference of statistical terms
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|Null hypothesis||Noise only hypothesis|
|Alternative hypothesis||Signal + noise hypothesis|
|Critical region||Signal present decision region|
|Type I error||False alarm (FA) (noted as )|
|Type II error||Miss |
In other engineering fields, particularly mechanical engineering, uncertainty analysis examines systematic and random components of variations in measurements associated with physical experiments.
- S.M. Kay, Fundamentals of Statistical Signal Processing, ISBN 0-13-504135-X.
- H. Coleman and W. G. Steele, Experimentation and uncertainty analysis for engineers, ISBN 0-471-12146-0.
- The detection probability (noted as ) is frequently used instead of miss probability given by