A recipe for the construction of confidence limits

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In this note, the authors present the recipe recommended by the Search Limits Committee for the construction of confidence intervals for the use of D0 collaboration. In another note, currently in preparation, they present the rationale for this recipe, a critique of the current literature on this topic, and several examples of the use of the method. This note is intended to fill the need of the collaboration to have a reference available until the more complete note is finished. Section 2 introduces the notation used in this note, and Section 3 contains the suggested recipe.

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al., Iain A Bertram et April 12, 2000.

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In this note, the authors present the recipe recommended by the Search Limits Committee for the construction of confidence intervals for the use of D0 collaboration. In another note, currently in preparation, they present the rationale for this recipe, a critique of the current literature on this topic, and several examples of the use of the method. This note is intended to fill the need of the collaboration to have a reference available until the more complete note is finished. Section 2 introduces the notation used in this note, and Section 3 contains the suggested recipe.

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  • Other Information: PBD: 12 Apr 2000

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  • Report No.: FERMILAB-TM-2104
  • Grant Number: AC02-76CH03000
  • DOI: 10.2172/753775 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 753775
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc702994

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al., Iain A Bertram et. A recipe for the construction of confidence limits, report, April 12, 2000; Batavia, Illinois. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc702994/: accessed August 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.