A CHARACTERIZATION OF ERLANG-TRUNCATED EXPONENTIAL DISTRIBUTION IN RECORD VALUES AND ITS USE IN MEAN RESIDUAL LIFE

Muhammad Mohsin, Saman Shahbaz, Muhammad Qaiser Shahbaz

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In this paper the Erlang-truncated exponential distribution is characterized by the conditional expectation of record values. The utility of our result is demonstrated in mean residual life by using this characterization.


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18187/pjsor.v6i2.148

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Title

A CHARACTERIZATION OF ERLANG-TRUNCATED EXPONENTIAL DISTRIBUTION IN RECORD VALUES AND ITS USE IN MEAN RESIDUAL LIFE

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In this paper the Erlang-truncated exponential distribution is characterized by the conditional expectation of record values. The utility of our result is demonstrated in mean residual life by using this characterization.


Date

2010-11-15

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Pakistan Journal of Statistics and Operation Research; Vol 6. No. 2, July 2010



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