Evolutionary Statistical Procedures An Evolutionary Computation Approach to Statistical Procedures Designs and Applications by Roberto Baragona

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  • Mathematical statistics,
  • Statistics,
  • Algorithms,
  • Medical laboratories,
  • Computer vision,
  • Methodology,
  • Social sciences

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Statementby Roberto Baragona, Francesco Battaglia, Irene Poli
SeriesStatistics and Computing
ContributionsBattaglia, Francesco, Poli, Irene, Prof, SpringerLink (Online service)
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ISBN 109783642162176, 9783642162183

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