Random Sets

Theory and Applications

  • John Goutsias
  • Ronald P. S. Mahler
  • Hung T. Nguyen

Part of the The IMA Volumes in Mathematics and its Applications book series (IMA, volume 97)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Image Modeling and Analysis

  3. Information/Data Fusion and Expert Systems

  4. Theoretical Statistics and Expert Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 257-257
    2. Ulrich Hőhle, Siegfried Weber
      Pages 259-295
    3. Hung T. Nguyen, Nhu T. Nguyen
      Pages 297-320
    4. Robert L. Taylor, Hiroshi Inoue
      Pages 347-360
    5. Paul K. Black
      Pages 361-383

About this book

Introduction

This IMA Volume in Mathematics and its Applications RANDOM SETS: THEORY AND APPLICATIONS is based on the proceedings of a very successful 1996 three-day Summer Program on "Application and Theory of Random Sets." We would like to thank the scientific organizers: John Goutsias (Johns Hopkins University), Ronald P.S. Mahler (Lockheed Martin), and Hung T. Nguyen (New Mexico State University) for their excellent work as organizers of the meeting and for editing the proceedings. We also take this opportunity to thank the Army Research Office (ARO), the Office ofNaval Research (0NR), and the Eagan, MinnesotaEngineering Center ofLockheed Martin Tactical Defense Systems, whose financial support made the summer program possible. Avner Friedman Robert Gulliver v PREFACE "Later generations will regard set theory as a disease from which one has recovered. " - Henri Poincare Random set theory was independently conceived by D.G. Kendall and G. Matheron in connection with stochastic geometry. It was however G.

Keywords

STATISTICA modeling random set theory set theory statistics

Editors and affiliations

  • John Goutsias
    • 1
  • Ronald P. S. Mahler
    • 2
  • Hung T. Nguyen
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringThe Johns Hopkins UniversityBaltimoreUSA
  2. 2.Tactical Defense SystemsLockheed Martin CorporationEaganUSA
  3. 3.Department of Mathematical SciencesNew Mexico State UniversityLas CrucesUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4612-1942-2
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 1997
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4612-7350-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4612-1942-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0940-6573
  • About this book
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