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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1076071
Description: Why animal communication displays are so complex and how they have evolved are active foci of research with a long and rich history. Progress towards an evolutionary analysis of signal complexity, how ... More
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Authors: Mason, Paul H
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1058149
Description: Often relegated to the methods section of genetic research articles, the term "degeneracy" is regularly misunderstood and its theoretical significance widely understated. Degeneracy describes the abil ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1052012
Description: In this paper we consider robust and efficient estimators of the shape parameter of symmetric alpha-stable distributions obtained by using the Minimum Density Power Divergence method introduced in Bas ... More
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Authors: Beath, Ken J
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/334577
Description: When performing a meta-analysis unexplained variation above that predicted by within study variation is usually modeled by a random effect. However, in some cases, this is not sufficient to explain al ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/230428
Description: Smoothing is a common method used in non parametric statistics and on many occasions it has been noted that it may result in an asymptotic variance reduction or increase of efficiency. Another well kn ... More
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Authors: Mason, Paul H
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/173610
Description: Degeneracy is a poorly understood process, essential to natural selection. In the 18th and 19th centuries, the concept of degeneracy was commandeered by the colonial imagination. A rigid understanding ... More
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