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Title: Statistical thinking for adding more sensors in a monitoring application

Abstract

This article illustrates the use of statistical thinking to assess the impact of adding another sensor in a monitoring application, such as detecting an illegal diversion of nuclear material in a reprocessing plant.

Authors:
 [1]; ORCiD logo [1]
  1. Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
OSTI Identifier:
1570624
Report Number(s):
LA-UR-19-22998
Journal ID: ISSN 0898-2112
Grant/Contract Number:  
89233218CNA000001
Resource Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Quality Engineering
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 32; Journal Issue: 1; Journal ID: ISSN 0898-2112
Publisher:
American Society for Quality Control
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING

Citation Formats

Hamada, Michael Scott, and Weaver, Brian Phillip. Statistical thinking for adding more sensors in a monitoring application. United States: N. p., 2019. Web. doi:10.1080/08982112.2019.1628269.
Hamada, Michael Scott, & Weaver, Brian Phillip. Statistical thinking for adding more sensors in a monitoring application. United States. doi:10.1080/08982112.2019.1628269.
Hamada, Michael Scott, and Weaver, Brian Phillip. Wed . "Statistical thinking for adding more sensors in a monitoring application". United States. doi:10.1080/08982112.2019.1628269.
@article{osti_1570624,
title = {Statistical thinking for adding more sensors in a monitoring application},
author = {Hamada, Michael Scott and Weaver, Brian Phillip},
abstractNote = {This article illustrates the use of statistical thinking to assess the impact of adding another sensor in a monitoring application, such as detecting an illegal diversion of nuclear material in a reprocessing plant.},
doi = {10.1080/08982112.2019.1628269},
journal = {Quality Engineering},
number = 1,
volume = 32,
place = {United States},
year = {2019},
month = {8}
}

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