• Thomas J. Santner
  • Brian J. Williams
  • William I. Notz
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Ideally, every computer simulator should be calibrated using observations from the physical system that is modeled by the simulator. Roughly, calibration uses data from dual simulator and physical system platforms to estimate, with uncertainty, the unknown values of the calibration inputs that govern the physical system (and which can be set in the simulator).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas J. Santner
    • 1
  • Brian J. Williams
    • 2
  • William I. Notz
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of StatisticsThe Ohio State UniversityColumbusUSA
  2. 2.Statistical Sciences GroupLos Alamos National LaboratoryLos AlamosUSA

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