Craigmile, P.F., and Titterington, D.M. (1997) Parameter estimation for finite mixtures of uniform distributions. Communications in Statistics: Theory and Methods, 26(8), pp. 1981-1995. (doi:10.1080/03610929708832026)
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The paper considers the problem of parameter estimation, using the method of moments and the method of maximum likelihood, in the context of mixtures of Uniform distributions. In dealing with the case of mixtures of two Uniform distributions, the paper extends material in Gupta and Miyawaki (1978). This work is then extended to the case of mixtures of three Uniforms. Brief mention is made of a test between two special hypotheses about Uniform mixtures.
|Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:||Craigmile, Dr Peter and Titterington, Professor D|
|Authors:||Craigmile, P.F., and Titterington, D.M.|
|College/School:||College of Science and Engineering > School of Mathematics and Statistics > Statistics|
|Journal Name:||Communications in Statistics: Theory and Methods|
|Published Online:||27 June 1997|