Psychometrika

, Volume 46, Issue 2, pp 115–128 | Cite as

Estimation of stimulus-response curves by bayesian least squares

  • H. D. Brunk
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Abstract

Bayesian least squares techniques are adapted to estimation of stimulus-response curves, rather broadly conceived. Illustrative examples deal with estimation of person characteristic curves and item characteristic curves in the context of mental testing, and estimation of a stimulus-response curve using data from a psychophysical experiment.

Key words

stimulus-response Bayes least squares orthogonal expansions regression 

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© The Psychometric Society 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. D. Brunk
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  1. 1.Department of StatisticsOregon State UniversityCorvallis

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