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• (1993)
We consider the problem of regressing a dichotomous response variable on a predictor variable. Our interest is in modelling the probability of occurrence of the response as a function of the predictor variable, and in ...

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• (1975)

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• (2011-05-25)
The latent class model (LCM) is a statistical method that introduces a set of latent categorical variables. The main advantage of LCM is that conditional on latent variables, the manifest variables are mutually independent ...

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• ([Urbana, Ill.] : College of Commerce and Business Administration, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,, June 1988)

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• (2014-01-16)
Accurately measuring individual differences underpins psychological research, educational and clinical decision-making, personnel selection, and managerial practices. Previous research has concluded that ideal point item ...

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• (2002)
The dissertation proposes the Bayesian optimization algorithm (BOA), which uses Bayesian networks to model the promising solutions found so far and sample new candidate solutions. BOA is theoretically and empirically shown ...

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Bayesian predictive methods have a number of advantages over traditional statistical methods. For one, Bayesian methods allow one to aggregate information from multiple sources (theoretical models, experimental data, and ...

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• (2011-05-25)
Quantile regression, as a supplement to the mean regression, is often used when a comprehensive relationship between the response variable and the explanatory variables is desired. The traditional frequentists’ approach ...

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• (1998)
In this thesis, the effects of two inhibitors, funiculosin and zinc, on the $bc\sb1$ complex of Rhodobacter sphaeroides, and the role of isocyt $c\sb2$ in the photosynthetic chain were studied. Also the organization of the ...

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• (2003)
Next, the problem of covering an incompletely-specified negative function by a completely-specified negative function efficiently is investigated. This problem arises during the synthesis of MOS networks. A necessary step ...

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• (Urbana, Ill. : University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, College of Agriculture, Cooperative Extension Service,, 1986)

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• (2011-03-31)
Librarians have worked hard to move their services into digital spaces such as Facebook and Flickr that are popular with students. But what about the faculty? How are professors integrating popular emerging technologies ...

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• (2005-04)
The emergence of tiny computers, such as smart dust, Berkeley motes and Intel motes, makes it feasible to envision the conversion of a network of tiny computers into a regular computing device (i.e., a "PC" or personal ...

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• (1964)

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• (1991)
This thesis describes the use of the eigenvalue method for computing the modes of cavity resonators. A matrix formulation of the integral equation describing the modes of a resonator is a powerful and flexible method of ...

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• (2014-12)
Thermal sources, such as an incandescent light bulb or heated stove top, are understood to be incoherent sources of radiation. This property ensures a desk lamp’s light does not create fringe patterns when passed through ...

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• (2012-05-22)
This dissertation investigates the flexural behavior of beam-column connections with gusset plates and their ability to improve the seismic collapse performance of concentrically braced frames. Previous experimental and ...

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• (1998)
Comparison with the present results shows that the small orbit-width approximation introduces $\ge$5% errors in the density, parallel momentum, and energy moments when $\rho\sb{\theta}/L = 0.86$ in low-$Z\sb{\rm eff}$ ...

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• (1916)

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