STP1053: Flexible Selection of Statistical Discrimination Tests for Field-Monitored Data

    McBean, EA
    Professor of civil engineering, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario

    Rovers, FA
    President, Conestoga-Rovers and Associates Ltd., Waterloo, Ontario

    Pages: 10    Published: Jan 1990


    Abstract

    The capabilities and limitations of a number of statistical methods for statistical discrimination testing are examined. Arguments are developed for flexibility in selecting alternative statistical models. Several alternatives for including detection limit data are developed.

    Keywords:

    ground water, significance tests, t, -test, detection limits


    Paper ID: STP23418S

    Committee/Subcommittee: D18.21

    DOI: 10.1520/STP23418S


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