Case Studies of Statistical Analysis in Engineering
International Journal of Statistical Distributions and Applications
Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2017, Pages: 32-37
Received: Feb. 18, 2017; Accepted: Feb. 27, 2017; Published: Oct. 31, 2017
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Osama Ahmed Marzouk, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Buraimi, Al Buraimi, Sultanate of Oman
Ahmad Izzat Jamrah, College of Engineering (Dean), University of Buraimi, Al Buraimi, Sultanate of Oman
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Abstract
Statistical analysis finds a wide range of applications in scientific research, management, finance, and engineering. In this article, we aim at shedding some light on the significance of two tools of statistical analysis, namely ANOVA and regression, in civil (including environmental), mechanical, and architectural engineering disciplines through a short survey of recent research studies that utilized these tools to reach important engineering models or rules of interest to engineers for design or development. The studies represent diverse areas of traffic planning, residential energy, indoor air quality, and high-speed machining. We briefly present some sample selection rules and analysis outcomes in these studies.
Keywords
ANOVA, Regression, Engineering, Design, Modeling
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Osama Ahmed Marzouk, Ahmad Izzat Jamrah, Case Studies of Statistical Analysis in Engineering, International Journal of Statistical Distributions and Applications. Vol. 3, No. 3, 2017, pp. 32-37. doi: 10.11648/j.ijsd.20170303.12
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