Numerical Computer Methods, Part B, Volume 240

1st Edition

Editor-in-Chiefs: John Abelson Melvin Simon
Serial Volume Editors: Michael Johnson Ludwig Brand
Hardcover ISBN: 9780121821418
eBook ISBN: 9780080883533
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 19th September 1994
Page Count: 857


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Table of Contents

M.L. Johnson, Use of Least-Squares Techniques in Biochemistry.

D.G. Watts, Parameter Estimates from Nonlinear Models.

R.D. Abbott and H.P. Gutgesell, Effects of Heteroscedasticity and Skewness on Prediction in Regression: Modeling Growth of the Human Heart.

M.L. Johnson and M. Lampl, Artifacts of Fourier Series Analysis.

S.M. Pincus, Quantification of Evolution from Order to Randomness in Practical Time Series Analysis.

M. Straume, Sequential versus Simultaneous Analysis of Data: Differences in Reliability of Derived Quantitative Conclusions.

M. Straume, J.D. Veldhuis, and M.L. Johnson, Model-Independent Quantification of Measurement Error: Empirical Estimation of Discrete Variance Function Profiles Based on Standard Curves.

L.-J. Hwang, Impact of Variance Function Estimation in Regression and Calibration.

E.N. Brown and C.H. Schmid, Application of the Kalman Filter to Computational Problems in Statistics.

R.I. Shrager, Modeling Chemical Reactions: Jacobian Paradigm and Related Issues.

G.B. Ermentrout, The Mathematics of Biological Oscillators.

J. Kasba and J.R. Lakowicz, Diffusion-Modulated Energy Transfer and Quenching: Analysis by Numerical Integration of Diffusion Equation in Laplace Space.

J.-C. Brochon, Maximum Entropy Method of Data Analysis in Time-Resolved Spectroscopy.

C. Frieden, Analysis of Kinetic Data: Practical Applications of Computer Simulation and Fitting Programs.

D.J. OShannessy, M. Brigham-Burke, K.K. Soneson, P. Hensley, and I. Brooks, Determination of Rate and Equilibrium Binding Constants for Macromolecular Interactions by Surface Plasmon Resonance.

J.D. Veldhuis, L.M. Faunt, and M.L. Johnson, Analysis of Non


The contributions in this volume emphasize numerical analysis of experimental data and analytical biochemistry, with examples taken from biochemistry. They serve to inform biomedical researchers of the modern data analysis methods that have developed concmitantly with computer hardware.


Biochemists, biophysicists, physical chemists, molecular biologists, cell biologists, and endocrinologists.


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About the Editor-in-Chiefs

John Abelson Editor-in-Chief

Affiliations and Expertise

California Institute of Technology, Division of Biology, Pasadena, U.S.A.

Melvin Simon Editor-in-Chief

Affiliations and Expertise

The Salk Institute, La Jolla, CA, USA

About the Serial Volume Editors

Michael Johnson Serial Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, Charlottesville, USA

Ludwig Brand Serial Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

McCollum-Pratt Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA