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3 edition of **On nonlinear parameter estimation in least squares approximation** found in the catalog.

On nonlinear parameter estimation in least squares approximation

Donald Greenspan

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Published
**1993**
by University of Texas at Arlington, Dept. of Mathematics in Arlington, Tex
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Written in English

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement | by Donald Greenspan. |

Series | Technical report / University of Texas at Arlington, Dept. of Mathematics -- #292., Technical report (University of Texas at Arlington. Dept. of Mathematics) -- no. 292. |

Contributions | University of Texas at Arlington. Dept. of Mathematics. |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | 9 leaves ; |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL17014174M |

OCLC/WorldCa | 34483470 |

I need to find the parameters by minimizing the least square errors between predicted and experimental values. I also need to find the 95% confidence interval for each parameter. Being new to MATLAB, I am unsure how to go about solving this problem. 2 Chapter 5. Least Squares The symbol ≈ stands for “is approximately equal to.” We are more precise about this in the next section, but our emphasis is on least squares approximation. The basis functions ϕj(t) can be nonlinear functions of t, but the unknown parameters, βj, appear in the model system of linear equations.

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