## Narsky, Ilya

# Statistical Analysis Techniques in Particle Physics: Fits, Density Estimation and Supervised Learning

Modern analysis of HEP data needs advanced statistical tools to separate signal from background. This is the first book which focuses on machine learning techniques. It will be of interest to almost every high energy physicist, and, due to its coverage, suitable for students.

**Keywords:** Nuclear & High Energy Physics, Statistical analysis techniques, particle physics, high-energy physicists, Root, Matlab, StatPatterRecognition, non-parametric density estimation, likelihood fits, neural networks, support vector machines, decision tress, ensembles of classifiers, error estimates

- Author(s)
- Narsky, Ilya
- Porter, Frank C.
- Publisher
- John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
- Publication year
- 2014
- Language
- en
- Edition
- 1
- Page amount
- 400 pages
- Category
- Natural Sciences
- Format
- Ebook
- eISBN (ePUB)
- 9783527677290
- Printed ISBN
- 9783527410866