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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/335830
Description: University students often encounter difficulties in statistics courses that hinder their progress in the attainment of their degree. In identifying variables that may constitute barriers faced by stud ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/328397
Description: Amino acid (AA) status is determined by factors including nutrition, metabolic rate, and interactions between the metabolism of AA, carbohydrates, and lipids. Analysis of the plasma AA profile, togeth ... More
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Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: iron | zinc | copper | selenium | vitamin B₁₂ | folate | biomarker | women
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/332565
Description: Young women are at an increased risk of micronutrient deficiencies, particularly due to higher micronutrient requirements during childbearing years and multiple food group avoidances. The objective of ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1189364
Description: Viral recombination is a key evolutionary mechanism, aiding escape from host immunity, contributing to changes in tropism and possibly assisting transmission across species barriers. The ability to de ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/309758
Description: The deregulation of electricity markets in different parts of the world has exposed consumers to irregularities in electricity prices driven by the principle of supply and demand. Development of accur ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1058402
Description: We consider nonparametric and semiparametric estimation of a conditional probability curve in the case of group testing data, where the individuals are pooled randomly into groups and only the pooled ... More
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Authors: Quinn, Barry G
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/326044
Description: There is an enormous literature associated with the estimation of the parameters of a sinusoid in additive noise. While there has been less work devoted to the estimation of the parameters of noisy si ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/339500
Description: In some nonregular statistical estimation problems, the limiting likelihood processes are functionals of fractional Brownian motion (fBm) with Hurst's parameter H, 0 < H ≤ 1. In this paper we present ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/306489
Description: This paper considers simultaneous estimation of the regression coefficients and baseline hazard in proportional hazard models using the maximum penalized likelihood (MPL) method where a penalty functi ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/336078
Description: The problem discussed is that of estimating the period of a sequence of periodic events when the occurrence time measurements are noisy and sparse. The problem arises in signal processing applications ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: rus
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/326786
Description: Analysis of ontogenetic spectra of populations of epiphytic lichen Pseudevernia furfuracea collected in the Republic of Mari El was conducted taking into consideration the heterogeneity of spectra on ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/321598
Description: Aims: To describe patterns of treatment for those who receive more than one episode of megavoltage radiotherapy (retreatment) by cancer type for better service planning and benchmarking. Materials and ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/335788
Description: Peer learning in statistics has been described in various contexts, including in-class collaborations and assessment that takes the form of group projects; most reports attest to its positive effects ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/319435
Description: Estimating the coefficients of a noisy polynomial phase signal is important in fields including radar, biology and radio communications. One approach attempts to perform polynomial regression on the p ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/323313
Description: Research indicates that energy-dense foods increase inflammation and oxidative activity, thereby contributing to the development of vascular disease. However, it is not clear whether the high kilojoul ... More
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