[R] Contents of R-help digest.-contouring

Peter Dalgaard BSA p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Mon Jul 21 23:19:34 CEST 2003

Spencer Graves <spencer.graves at pdf.com> writes:

> The reference to "Venerable and Ripley" reminds me that in the late
> 1940s, George Box worked for Imperial Chemicals Industries, which
> appeared in at least one brochure I saw as "Empirical Chemicals
> Industries".  George invented response surface methods there, so the
> "typo" was not as inappropriate as one might otherwise think.

My old teacher, Søren Johansen, did a set of lecture notes on
exponential families. The list of references includes "Baker, R.J. and
Nelder, D.A. (1978), The GLIM system, Rothamsted Exponential
Station" (it's *J*.A. Nelder, but that's not the issue...).

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