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W-Iterations and Ripples Therefrom

  • B. Torsney
Part of the Springer Optimization and Its Applications book series (SOIA, volume 28)

Summary

The focus of this contribution is on algorithms for constructing optimal designs. Henry Wynn, one of the earliest contributors in this field, inspired David Silvey to point me in the direction of further algorithmic developments. I first heard of this topic at a seminar David gave at University College London in the autumn of 1970 in which he spoke of Henry's work (he had been Henry's external examiner). Henry also attended this seminar! The rest is history. In this chapter, Henry's work and ripples therefrom will be explored.

Keywords

Maximum Likelihood Estimator Support Point Multiplicative Algorithm Conditional Design Maximum Likelihood Estimation Problem 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of StatisticsUniversity of GlasgowGlasgowUK

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