Statistical uncertainty in line shift and width interpretation
Author(s)Hutchinson, Ian H.
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Elementary but general statistical analyses determine the uncertainty arising from photon statistics in measuring a line shift and width. Account is taken of a background as well as the required signal.
DepartmentMassachusetts Institute of Technology. Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering; Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Plasma Science and Fusion Center
The European Physical Journal Plus
Hutchinson, I. H. “Statistical uncertainty in line shift and width interpretation.” The European Physical Journal Plus 127, no. 7 (July 25, 2012).
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