Inverse Probability; Confidence Limits

  • Byron P. Roe
Part of the Undergraduate Texts in Contemporary Physics book series (UTCP)


Suppose we have a set of a great many systems of k mutually exclusive kinds, i.e., systems of kinds H1, H2,..., H k . Suppose further that we randomly pick a system and perform an experiment on it getting the result A. What is the probability that we have a system of kind £?


Confidence Limit Poisson Distribution Negative Binomial Distribution Discrete Distribution Inverse Probability 
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© Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Byron P. Roe
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  1. 1.Department of Physics, Randall LaboratoryUniversity of MichiganAnn ArborUSA

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