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For Physicists

The following books and articles are suggested as prior reading to help provide some background information on statistical issues in data  analyses.

  • "Statistical Data Analysis" Glen Cowan
  • L. Lyons, "Statistics for Nuclear and Particle Physicists", (Cambridge
    University Press, New York, 1986).
  • F. James, "Statistical Methods in Experimental Physics", 2nd ed., (World Scientific, Singapore, 2007)
  • O. Behnke, K. Kroeninger, G. Schott and T. Schoerner-Sadenius, "A Practical Guide to Statistical Methods" (Wiley-VCH 2013)
  • L. Lista, "Statistical Methods for Data Analysis in Particle Physics", Springer, 2017
  • Particle Data Group review on Statistics, Glen Cowan
    (There are also sections on Probability Theory and on Monte Carlo Techniques.) This is a short summary, and not intended to be a tutorial.