Literature
H & R

Literature
R & H (2nd
ed.)

Topic

Comment
H & R

Comment
R & H

2.12.42.7,
2.92.11, 2.14, 2.17
Notes on “Loglocationscale…”
(Lecture week 2).

2.12.14, 2.17, 2.20
Notes on “Loglocationscale…”
(Lecture week 2).

Probability
distributions for lifetimes. Fundamental properties. Important
distributions and properties.

Only main results in
2.14 are covered.

Only main results in
2.17 are covered.

Ch.
9
The note ”About the exponential distribution …” (Lecture
week 3).

11.111.3, 11.5
The note ”About the exponential distribution …” (Lecture
week 3).

Lifetime data.
Censoring. Nonparametric methods. Plotting (TTT, KaplanMeier,
NelsonAalen.)



Notes on “Likelihood
construction” and “On parametric inference….” (Lecture week 5).

11.4
Notes on
“Likelihood
construction” and “On parametric inference….” (Lecture week 5).

Parametric estimation
and testing. Maximum likelihood. Information matrix. Confidence intervals.
Probability plots (MINITAB).



Ch.
10.
Notes on “Survival regression”
(Lecture week 8) and “Medical study” (Lecture week 9).

Ch.
12.
Notes on “Survival regression”
(Lecture week 8) and “Medical study” (Lecture week 9).

Regression methods.
Covariates. Weibull regression. Coxregression. Accellerated
lifetime testing.

P. 428 and rest of
chapter 10 are not covered.

Example 12.2 page 532
and rest of Ch. 12 are not covered.

Ch. 7

Ch. 7

Point processes. Recurrent
events. Repairable systems. Poisson processes and renewal. Modelling and statistical analysis of data.
Likelihoodmethods.

Only selected parts
of 7.3 are treated in class. From pages 293313 are just ”Superimposed …” s. 301302
covered.

The following is
covered (not always in detail): 7.1 only to 7.1.3; most of 7.2, but only to
7.2.6; 7.3 to 7.3.4; but in addition 7.3.8; most of 7.4.
Pooled versions of Laplace
and MilHdbk tests (as used by MINITAB).

Ch.
11

Ch.
13

Bayesian lifetime
analysis

Selected parts of
11.111.5 are covered.

Selected parts of
13.113.5 are covered.
