School Seminars and Colloquia

Smapling with Probability Proportional to Size - A Forestry Perspective

Statistics Seminar

by Guillaume Therien


Institution: University of British Columbia
Date: Tue 17th March 2009
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract: Probability proportional to size (PPS) sampling has been used in forestry for the last 60 years. Practical problems have been solved with practical solutions. A short history of the PPS techniques used in forestry will be presented. The most recent solution, estimating change over time, will be discussed.

For More Information: Owen Jones odjones@unimelb.edu.au