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Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
ISSN 1088-9485(online) ISSN 0273-0979(print)

Some aspects of the sequential design of experiments


Author: Herbert Robbins
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 58 (1952), 527-535
MathSciNet review: 0050246
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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9904-1952-09620-8
PII: S 0002-9904(1952)09620-8