Linear Estimation in Progressive Type-II Censoring

  • N. Balakrishnan
  • Erhard Cramer
Part of the Statistics for Industry and Technology book series (SIT)


Linear inference for progressively Type-II censored order statistics is discussed for location, scale, and location-scale families of population distributions. After a general introduction, results for exponential, generalized Pareto, extreme value, Weibull, Laplace, and logistic distributions are presented in detail.


Cumulative Distribution Function Pareto Distribution Generalize Pareto Distribution Logistic Distribution Good Linear Unbiased Estimator 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • N. Balakrishnan
    • 1
  • Erhard Cramer
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and StatisticsMcMaster UniversityHamiltonCanada
  2. 2.Institute of StatisticsRWTH Aachen UniversityAachenGermany

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