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A Graphical Method for Estimating the Parameters of a Truncated Normal Distribution

Summary: Two charts are presented for instant estimation of the parameters of a doubly or singly truncated normal distribution. They can be readily applied by the general quality control practitioner.

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  • Topics: Statistics
  • Keywords: Statistics,Estimation,Maximum likelihood estimate (MLE)
  • Author: Chiu, W. K.; Leung, M. P. Y.
  • Journal: Journal of Quality Technology