Philosophy of statistics

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Contents

  1. Issues and positions
    1. Problem of induction
    2. Statistical measurement
    3. P-value controversy
    4. Machine learning
  2. My thoughts
  3. Annotated bibliography
    1. Mayo, D.G. (1996). Error and the Growth of Experimental Knowledge.
    2. Cowan, G. (1998). Statistical Data Analysis.
    3. James, F. (2006). Statistical Methods in Experimental Physics, 2nd Ed.
    4. Cowan, G. et al. (2010). Asymptotic formulae for likelihood-based tests of new physics.
    5. ATLAS Collaboration. (2012). Combined search for the Standard Model Higgs boson in (pp) collisions at () = 7 TeV with the ATLAS detector.
    6. Cranmer, K (2015). Practical Statistics for the LHC.
    7. More articles to do
  4. Links and encyclopedia articles
    1. SEP
    2. IEP
    3. Wikipedia
    4. Others
  5. References

Issues and positions

Problem of induction

Statistical measurement

Figure 1: Classification of measurement uncertainties (philosophy-in-figures.tumblr.com).

Figure 1: Classification of measurement uncertainties (philosophy-in-figures.tumblr.com).

P-value controversy

Machine learning

My thoughts

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Annotated bibliography

Mayo, D.G. (1996). Error and the Growth of Experimental Knowledge.

TODO.

My thoughts


Cowan, G. (1998). Statistical Data Analysis.

TODO.

My thoughts


James, F. (2006). Statistical Methods in Experimental Physics, 2nd Ed.

TODO.

My thoughts


Cowan, G. et al. (2010). Asymptotic formulae for likelihood-based tests of new physics.

TODO.

My thoughts


ATLAS Collaboration. (2012). Combined search for the Standard Model Higgs boson in \(pp\) collisions at \(\sqrt{s}\) = 7 TeV with the ATLAS detector.

TODO.

My thoughts


Cranmer, K (2015). Practical Statistics for the LHC.

TODO.

My thoughts


SEP

IEP

Wikipedia

Others

References