Data Analysis in High Energy Physics
A Practical Guide to Statistical Methods
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
|List Price:||Contact Supplier contact
| Book Description: |
This practical guide covers the essential tasks in statistical data analysis encountered in high energy physics and provides comprehensive advice for typical questions and problems. The basic methods for inferring results from data are presented as well as tools for advanced tasks such as improving the signal-to-background ratio, correcting detector effects, determining systematics and many others. Concrete applications are discussed in analysis walkthroughs. Each chapter is...