Technical Statistics

Subject description

Statistical methods for solving problems in technical engineering:

Experimental design and sampling. Data presentation. Hypothesis tests. Regression and correlation. Analysis of experiments. Time series. Sampling plans and methods of statistical process control. Usage of statistical software packages for solving statistical problems in technical engineering.

The subject is taught in programs

Objectives and competences

Being able to collect and interpret statistical data and to make a critical analysis of the results and measurements in technical engineering with appropriately chosen statistical methods.

Teaching and learning methods

Lectures, laboratory work, seminar, discussions, team project work.

Expected study results

Become familiar with statistical methods used in technical engineering, being able to distinguish among them, being able to make a statistical analysis with the help of appropriate statistical software packages.

Basic sources and literature

  • R.S.Kenett, S.Zacks,D.Amberti: Modern Industrial Statistics: with Applications in R,MINITAB, and JMP, Wiley 2014.

  • D. C. Montgomery, G. C. Runger: Applied statistics and probability for engineers, John Wiley & Sons, 2007.

  • W. C. Navidi: Statistics for Engineers and Scientists, McGraw-Hill, 2007 .

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