Data Reduction and Error Analysis for the Physical Sciences
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1 Uncertainties in Measurements

2 Probability Distributions

3 Error Analysis

4 Estimates of Mean and Errors

5 Monte Carlo Techniques

6 Least-Squares Fit to a Straight Line

7 Least-Squares Fit to a Polynomial

8 Least-Squares Fit to an Arbitrary Function

9 Fitting Composite Curves

10 Direct Application of the Maximum-Likelihood Method

11 Testing the Fit

Appendix A Numerical Methods

Appendix B Matrices

Appendix C Graphs and Tables

Appendix D Histograms and Graphs

Appendix E Computer Routines in Fortran