Assignment 10

Assignment 10 - 4.4 4.5 3.4 3.7 The distribution of ocean...

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Fall 2009 Hansen Assignment 10 Due 11/17/2009 9:10 AM 1. Problem 7.1 in Ross. 2. Problem 7.2 in Ross. 3. Special buoys are used to record the motion of the water surface, in order to obtain measurements of wave heights. From one such buoy we have observed the following wave height measurements (in metres): 3.1 2.0 2.4 3.5 3.2 3.5
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Unformatted text preview: 4.4 4.5 3.4 3.7 The distribution of ocean wave height (W) can be modeled with the Rayleigh PDF as g G ±²³ = ² ´ µ ∙ ¶ · ¸ µ ¹ º » ¼ ½ ² ≥ 0 Where ´ is the parameter of the distribution. Find the maximum likelihood estimate for ´ given the data above. 4. Problem 7.5 in Ross. 5. Problem 7.6 in Ross....
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This note was uploaded on 09/19/2011 for the course CE 93 taught by Professor Hansen during the Fall '10 term at Berkeley.

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